The existing Mina Zayed Port at Abu Dhabi has operational concerns and is constrained by the encroaching city expansion. A new location has been determined for the development of a new multi-user port and 9,900 hectare industrial zone. These new facilities will provide the future requirements for Abu Dhabi and its surroundings.
BMT prepared a business plan for the new offshore multi-user port development, involving staged construction of facilities from initial operations in 2010 to full development by 2028.
The port is projected to handle:
The development of a formal business plan for Khalifa Port included:
BMT prepared a detailed demand assessment to identify the product mix and potential industry clusters that drive the cargo throughout the client's ports in China.
Bengal Port Private Limited signed concession Agreements with the Government of West Bengal to develop finance, construct, manage, operate and maintain a Special Economic Zone
BMT assisted in the development of offshore oil facilities on Pulau Busing Island, off Singapore's busy south coast. The work was motivated by the increasing costs of oil, and the BMT team was in place to assess a total engineering design and project management consultancy for four new jetties.
With improved port capacity and quality available at Shenzhen and other Pearl River Delta ports, as well as the increasing competitiveness of supporting services such as ship management, ship finance and maritime arbitration in Shanghai and Singapore, Hong Kong will need to improve and evolve port and maritime services to increase market share in future years.