A) SHORT TERM PLANS (DURING 2015-17):
(a) Under continual improvement program, another dust barrier of 7.50m
height and 1.70KM long i.e. from the Sea Horse Junction to
Convent Junction at the city interface is under construction at a cost
of Rs.9.75 Crores. Work order was already released and the work is
under progress and expected to be completed by May 2016.
(b) Sweeping of roads within the Port by mechanical sweeping machine
at a cost of Rs.2.81 Crores. Tenders have been floated.
(c) Up-gradation and strengthening of BT and CC Blocks for
Operational Roads including drains and Berms (East Zone) at a cost
of Rs.16.31 Crores. Tenders have been floated.
(d) Strengthening and up-gradation of BT and CC Blocks for roads
including drains and berms (Convent Junction to PCR Junction) at a
cost of Rs.18.32 Crores. Tenders have been floated.
(e) Refurbishment of STP to handle 10MLD with proper quality output as
per APPCB norms at an estimated cost of about Rs. 1.50 crores. At
estimate stage and targeted to be completed by end of June 2016.
B) LONG TERM PLANS (DURING 2015-18):
(a) Re-organization of stack yards duly providing Environmental
safeguards viz. Service road, raised kerb wall around stacks,
sprinkling system, Plantation around stacks etc.
(b) Dismantling and re-construction of West Quay berths i.e from part of
WQ-2 to WQ-5 for handling 14.50m draft vessels with fully
mechanized handling facilities for handling bulk cargoes.
(c) Dismantling and re-construction of part of EQ5 and EQ-6 berths for
handling 14.50m draft vessels with fully mechanized handling
facilities for handling bulk cargoes. Mechanization of cargo handling at
(d) Development of multipurpose terminal by replacement of existing EQ2
to EQ5 berths to cater to 14.50m draft vessels with fully mechanized
handling facilities for handling bulk cargoes in inner harbour of