LOCATION OF AWPT
ASIA WORLD PORT TERMINAL
Located upstream of the Yangon River, about 47 miles away from the Pilot Station. Terminal facilities lie right in the heart of Yangon City.
YANGON RIVER ESTUARY
Sea access channel: 32 km long between port and river mouth near Elephant Point. Port is accessible to ships of LOA 167 metres. Permissible draft around 9 metres, controlled by available depths at the Inner and Outer Bars. Entry and exit from the harbour subject to the tidal conditions, generally timing with high tides to enable cross Inner and Outer bars.
DEVELOPMENT OF AWPT
Developed on BOT basis as permitted by the Myanmar Investment Commission, under the Myanmar Citizens Investment Law. 4 phases of development as per the Master Plan. First 3 phases completed. 4th Phase under development. BOT Contract signed on 21 Nov 2006.
FIRST PHASE DEVELOPMENT (1)
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Wharf length: 156 metres of Island type jetty with 3 trestles. Land area: 1.32 acres, permitting only for direct receipt and direct delivery operation. Project investment cost: Kyat 439.3 M and US$ 4.6 M.
FIRST PHASE DEVELOPMENT (2)
COMPLETION OF FIRST PHASE PROJECT
Project started in April 1996 and completed in December 1997. Concession period: 25 years lease with the option to extend additional 15 years to be approved by the Government.
SECOND PHASE DEVELOPMENT (1)
Wharf length: 198 metres (after dismantling the old No. 1 Ahlone Rice Wharf) for multi-purpose operations. Land area: 15.39 acres (including area occupied by 7 palm oil tanks and an old rice mill which were relocated). Project investment cost: Kyat 2.34 B and US$ 21M.
SECOND PHASE DEVELOPMENT (2)
COMPLETION OF SECOND PHASE PROJECT
Project started in Nov 1997; partly operational in Mar 2000 and completed in May 2001 with related container handling facilities. Groupage Shed: 28,800 sq ft; 20' Ground Slots: 836 TGS (for Reach Stacker operation) and Reefer Points: 144 points. Concession period: 25 years lease with the option to extend additional 15 years to be approved by the Government.
THIRD PHASE DEVELOPMENT (1)
Wharf length: 260 metres (after relocating floating pontoon jetties and associated facilities, which were used for coastal traffic, in the new area further upstream). Land area: 1.959 acres Project investment cost: Kyat 1.42 B and US$ 18M.
THIRD PHASE DEVELOPMENT (2)
COMPLETION OF THIRD PHASE PROJECT
Project started in August 2002, completed in September 2005 and officially opened on 25 November 2005. 20' Ground Slots: 536 TGS (for Reach Stacker operation) Concession period: 30 years lease with the option to extend additional 15 years to be approved by the Government.
PRESENT PHYSICAL FACILITIES
Total Wharf length: 614 metres (water depth 9.5 metres) Total Land area: 16.71 acres 20' Ground operation) Slots: 1,372 TGS (for Reach Stacker
Reefer Points: 144 points
CARGO HANDLING EQUIPMENT
2 Mobile Harbour Cranes (LIEBHEER) Model LHM 320 with lifting capacity of 104 tons 6 Reach Stackers (KALMAR) with 5 tiers stacking capacity 2 Empty Handler (KALMAR) with 8 tiers stacking capacity 15 Terminal Tractors and chassis for 20-foot and 40-foot containers 2 3-ton Diesel Forklift Trucks for CFS operations 2 2.5-ton Battery Forklift Trucks for CFS operations 1 60-ton Weigh Bridge with computerized control Additional Equipment planned for procurement 1 Mobile Harbour Cranes (LIEBHEER) Model LHM 400 2 Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes for yard operation 2 Reach Stackers (KALMAR) with 5 tiers stacking capacity
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