TPA – Mwambani Bay Deep Water Port Development – Tanga - Project Profile
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The Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) is planning to undertake the development of a deep water port project at Mwambani Bay in Tanga, Tanzania.
The project involves the construction of a new deep water port to handle 8th generation 400m long ships. It includes the construction of container berths, quay walls, container space, a toll station, an administrative building and other related facilities.
The project is planned to be implemented in phases as part of ports development plans by the consortium of Tanzania Ministry of Infrastructure Development (TMID) and Uganda Ministry of Works and Transport.
URS Corporation has completed the feasibility for the project in August 2012.
TPA issued design, build and finance tender for the project on March 27, 2014, with opening of the bids planned on 27 June, 2014. TPA extended the bid opening date to January 27, 2015 on request of the bidders to prepare bidding documents. However, no bidders have shown interest until the extended date.
On October 9, 2015, Expression Of Interest(EOI) issued to appoint engineering consultant for the project with submission deadline as November 10, 2015.
TPA is currently in the process of preparing a new tender for the project.
In May 2017, The Forum on China-Africa Corporation (FOCAC) has expressed interest in providing funds for construction of Mwambani port.
The project involves the construction of a new deep water port at Mwambani Bay in Tanga, Tanzania.
The US$695 million project includes the following:
1. Construction of container berths
2. Construction of quay walls
3. Construction of container space
4. Construction of a toll station
5. Construction of an administrative building
6. Construction of other related facilitiesReasons To Buy