President Solih inaugurates two Shaviyani Atoll development projects

The Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has inaugurated the completed harbor upgrading projects in Feevah and Feydhoo Islands of Shaviyani Atoll.

The President’s Office photo

These projects were inaugurated during President’s visit to Shaviyani Atoll yesterday.

The Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) was contracted to carry out the harbor upgrading projects.

The works included a range of improvements such as harbor basin deepening, seawall development, installation of revetments, development of quay walls, pavement, and port lighting.

According to MTCC, Feevah harbor development project was completed on 29 January 2022.

Under the scope of the program, MTCC carried out dredging operations of 40,420 cubic meters and channel dredging operations of 14,743 cubic meters.

During the work on the Sh. Feydhoo harbor development (completed in May 2023), MTCC conducted dredging operations of 27,500 cubic meters and construct a quay wall measuring 276 meters.

The company also built a revetment measuring 90 meters as well as a 378-meter breakwater.