The scope of work includes construction of New Doha Port…...
The scope of work includes construction of New Doha Port located in Economic Zone 3, Al Wakra, and will be linked to the mainland by an 8.5km long trestle bridge. The port will cover an area of 20km². The scope also includes construction of five general cargo terminals and berths, four container terminals and berths, a roll-on/roll-off berth, an administration and customs complex as well as a berthing area for tugs and pilot boats.
Value: US $7 billion
Client: Higher Committee for the Coordination and Pursuance Executive Council
Schedule: The project under constructoion.
Cansult Maunsell is the project manager, Worley Parsons was selected as the detailed design consultant, while Royal Haskoning is the master plan consultant and Scott Wilson Group is the conceptual design consultant. The dredging and reclamation contract is expected to be awarded in the first quarter of 2010. Phase one is due to be completed in 2014 with the entire project deadline pencilled in for 2023.
Work on the $5bn Sharq Crossing project, previously known as the Doha Bay crossing and expressway project, is advancing with the US-based Fluor Corporation winning…