DOHA - QATAR
NEW DOHA PORT
Client : New Port Project Steering Committee
Scope of Work : Supply of Insulation, Fans, AHU's, Air Outlets, Silencers, Fire Dampers,Novec System.
Contractor : Various
On 19 June 2007 His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, issued Emiri Decree No. 37, setting forth the creation of one of the world's largest greenfield port developments. Strategically located south of Doha, the QAR 27 Billion (USD 7.4 Billion) megaproject, which includes a new port, a new base for the Qatar Emiri Naval Forces and the Qatar Economic Zone 3, will span a 26.5 square kilometer area.
Developed in multiple phases, the New Port will comprise three container terminals with an eventual combined annual capacity in excess of six million containers. The 19 billion Qatari Riyal project will not only cater to the expected growth in container traffic, but also accommodate:
General cargo traffic
Bulk grain imports
Offshore support vessels
Coast guard vessels
Marine support unit