Alifushi land reclamation contract for MTCC

Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) and the Ministry of National Planning, Housing & Infrastructure have inked an agreement towards executing the R. Alifushi Land Reclamation and Airport Development Project.

Ministry’s Director-General, Fathimath Shaana Farooq, signed the deal yesterday on behalf of the Ministry and MTCC’s Managing Director, Adam Azim, put his signature on behalf of the company.

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“The project is valued at MVR 451.61 million ($30 million), passing a milestone in our 40 years long history as a landmark and the largest project awarded to MTCC by the Government,” the company stated.

Work under the project will include the reclamation of 50.5 hectares of land at Alifushi – out of which 10 hectares will be allocated for the development of the island and housing.

The remaining 40.5 hectares will be allocated for the airport.

Photo: MTCC