The Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) officially kicked off the physical works of S. Hithadhoo Habour Upgrade Project at a special function held at the island today.
The project was awarded to MTCC earlier this week.
Scope of works for the project will include:
- dredging and excavation operations – 234,297cbm;
- a 800m breakwater;
- a 284m quay wall;
- installation of 1,420sqm harbor pavement, harbor lights and navigational aids.
The value of the project is MVR 52.43 million ($3.4 million), said MTCC.
The S. Hithadhoo Old Harbor Upgrading Program is set to be completed within 365 days.