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A Rapid EIA for proposed Wharf construction at Rozi-Pier,Jamnagar


Objectives

  • Generation and collection of baseline data for various environmental components.
  • Identification and quantification of significant environmental impacts due to the project and associated activities.
  • Evaluation of impacts due to proposed activities and preparation of an environmental impact statement along with mitigation measures.
  • Preparation of appropriate Environmental Management Plan (EMP) to minimizing adverse impacts.
  • Detailed study carried out for Sea & Road Traffic / Oil Contingency Plan / Cargo Handling Facilities at Port.
  • Post project Environmental Monitoring Program.
  • Preparation of Risk Assessment and Disaster Management Plan.

Funded by

  • GujaratMaritime Board, Gandhinagar.

Size of funding

  • 23.00 lakh

Description of project

Gujarat Maritime Board has proposed port terminal, comprising of 300 m long berthing structure as a Wharf, constructing a solid pre-cast CC Block where with backup area to facilitate cargo handling at Rozi Pier site of Bedi Port. The proposed private investors will be JM Baxi (100 m Block Jetty) / Arcadia Shipping & Trading Co. (100 m Block Jetty) / Arvind & Co. Shipping Agency Pvt. Ltd., (50 m Block Jetty) and Ruchi Infrastructure (50 m Block Jetty). The proposed construction of waterfront is in alignment of the existing 400 m long piled and 100 m pre cast cc block wharf. The constructed wharf will be utilized for berthing of the smaller vessels and reclaimed area will be used for the godown / storage of cargo. The proposed wharf will enhance annual cargo handling capacity of the Rozi Pier terminal by 1 to 1.5 lakh Million MT / annum and total cargo handling capacity will be around 3 million MT /annum for this total 400 m wharf.


Date of commencement

  • November 2007 - July 2008.

Due date

  • Completed

Publications/Outcomes/Reports/News clippings/Photos

  • Final Reports

Project Manager Name

  • Nischal Joshi (Sr.Manager Project)

Designation & e-mail


Status (Active/Closed)

  • Closed

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