Construction of Breakwaters

Project Construction of Breakwaters
Project Objective To facilitate construction of additional terminals at Gwadar Port by its Operator.
Project Description Besides the operation of the existing port facilities, the operator has to carry out expansion works all along the seashore of Gwadar East Bay constructing additional terminals and port infrastructure. Under the Concession Agreement, however, construction of breakwaters and dredging works are the responsibility of Gwadar Port Authority. For the construction of berthing facilities on the eastern side of the existing multi-purpose terminal (4.200 km), a 1.200-1.500 km long breakwater has to be constructed.

Proposing Agency: Gwadar Port Authority, MoMA

Location Gwadar district, Balochistan
Province Balochistan
Estimated Cost (US $ Million) 123
Executing Company / Sponsors The contracting company on the basis of EPC Or any Financial Framework Agreement under CPEC
Financing Mix of Chinese Government Concessional Loan & Grant
Supervising Agency Ministry of Maritime Affairs, Government of Pakistan
Project Progress Update
  • Joint feasibility study completed on June 2020.
  • Draft PC-1 is submitted to MoPD&SI for approval of CDWP.