The Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) has officially started the construction activities for a new harbor in B. Fulhadhoo area, local media reports.
The harbor construction agreement was signed on July 2 by Director General of Planning Ministry, Fathimath Shana Farooq, and the MTCC CEO, Hassan Shah.
Under the contract, the B. Fulhadhoo harbor project will include:
- dredging of 51,861 cubic meters of material;
- construction of a 108 meter long breakwater,
- 302 meter long of revetment;
- 223 meter quay wall;
- concrete walkway bridge.
The project, located on one of inhabited islands of Southern Maalhosmadulhu Atoll in the Maldives, also consists of the construction of a ramp, interlocking pavements and installment of mooring blocks, navigational masts and harbor lights.