Development of Dry Bulk Handling Facilities for the Import of Coal at Pipavav Port, Gujarat


September, 2001  -  October, 2001


 

Project: Development of Dry Bulk Handling Facilities for Import of Coal at Gujarat Pipavav Port, as Sub-consultants to ‘Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick India Private Limited – Delhi’ for Master Plan Study.

 

Scope of Services: 

1. Bulk Material Handling: 

  • Suggest alternative locations of Stock yard to cater for future projected cargo, to suit alternative layouts for Port. Berths 4 & 5 to be used for bulk cargo but either both 1 or 3 might be used initially.
  • Suitable handling system for conveying, stacking, reclamation and loading for both rail & road.
  • Additional quay cranes for future traffic.
  • Optimum reuse of existing grab unloaders and conveyor system under erection.
  • Mobile equipment as required.
  • Dust Suppression System inclusive of spray, vehicle wash, belt wash, etc. and re-circulation ponds.
  • Basic System Design.

2. Fire Fighting System:

  • Fire Fighting System for the port (ring main system) with suitable interface with Port Village - special emphasis on coal stockyard. To be based on use of Salt Water, but with fresh for charging when not in use.
  • Hydrants - Underground in container handling areas, pillar type elsewhere.
  • Mobile Fire Fighting units inclusive of hand spray units.

3. Deliverables:

  • System Designs - Basic layout and cross section for each scheme.
  • Write ups - Design data, system descriptions.
  • Basic cost estimates (INR & USD) including annual operating and maintenance costs and indicative manning levels.
  • Power, fuel & water requirements.
  • Broad specifications for various components.
  • Lead times for major items of equipment.

Client: Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick India Pvt. Ltd.

 

Location: Gujarat, India

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