Port of Palmeira – Phase 2

Modernisation and extension of the port
Port of Palmeira – Phase 2
Context & Issues

The aim of the project is to improve, modernise and increase safety in the country’s ports, and pave the way for the private sector to enter its port industry. The modernisation work will bring the ports into line with the safety and quality control standards applied in the international ports industry.

The project involves preparing the fixed infrastructure and superstructure needed to accommodate and moor ships and handle goods.

The second stage of expansion and modernisation of the port of Palmeira involves building a new 150 m long dock and a 335 m breakwater..

Project characteristics
  • 4.0 m³, 6.0 m³ and 10 m³ ACCROPODE ™ II blocks: 2526 blocks used.