Ukraine. USPA to reconstruct two berths in Mariupol this year


This year Ukrainian seaports authorities (USPA) will start reconstruction of the hydraulic engineering part of berths #3 - #4 in Mariupol seaport, reports UkrAgroConsult.

The modernization of both berths in the port of Mariupol provides a projected depth of 9.75 m. Reconstruction of hydraulic engineering part of berth № 3 is planned to have a berth length of 145 m, throughput capacity of 1.0 MMT. The delivery period is 19 months. According to reconstruction plan of hydro-technical part of berth № 4, its length will be 234.38 m, capacity - 1.3 MMT. It is expected that the project will be completed during 17 months after the start.

Berthing infrastructure development and dredging in Azov region is as important as in the ports of Big Odessa.

As a reminder, water area of ports in the Sea of Azov is constantly silted and requires maintaining passport depths. In total, in 2017 it is planned to conduct dredging in the region with a volume of 853 thousand cubic meters.



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