Client: RVO Netherlands Period: 2015-2016 Project description: Mozambique is on [...]
Greenfield Port Development – West Africa GalleryAfrica, agri bulk, basic design, break bulk, cargo handling, Cargo type, civil engineering, container, Continent, cost estimates, detailed design, dredging advice, dry bulk, economic advice, environmental, feasibility studies, liquid bulk, logistical studies, market studies, masterplan, nautical studies, ro-ro, Services and expertise, terminal design, trade and traffic forecast
This major port development project is a good example of the unique and complete package of port related consultancy services provided by PCR experts.
The grain terminal feasibility study comprises a 60.000 ton storage facility for grains with high capacity train and truck intake stations and travelling ship loader. The grain terminal is designed for 1 million ton of various grains of which about 80% is to be exported in a 5 month peak period. The silos will be loaded by train/truck from hinterland storage facilities a few days before vessel arrival.
A major investment group in Bangladesh awarded an assignment to African Waterways to provide advisory services for a desk study for the development of a dedicated coal logistic chain and transport related infrastructure (inland ports, a floating unloading system in deep sea, inland river navigation system etc.).
Ethiopia is a landlocked country, thus lacking any sea ports. The government of Ethiopia has established the company Dry Port Service Enterprise (DPSE) for the development of dry ports in Ethiopia. Ethiopia’s first dry port development Modjo Dry Port, has started on a small scale end 2009, relieving the congested Djibouti.