MTCC updates progress of shore protection projects of 2 islands


Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) shares progress updates of double shore protection projects.

MTCC is executing the projects at Baa atoll Dharavandhoo and Kaafu atoll Bandos.

According to the contracting company, progress at Dharavandhoo is at 56% with breakwater profiling works of Bandos commencing on the south-east side of the island recently.

Shore protection on South-East side of Bandos | Photo: MTCC

The contractor reports delivering second shipment of rock boulders to the Dharavandhoo project site. The scope of the shore protection in the island include 10,800 cubic-meters of beach filling, structural developments include 490 meters of breakwater and 96 meters of revetment.

Shore protection project in Bandos commenced recently, reports MTCC and project scope involves construction of a 557 meters breakwater.