Kpt logokarachi Port Trust

Completed Projects(2)

 

Procurement of One Dredge Tender  “Mazdoor

 

NAME Procurement of One Dredge Tender  “Mazdoor
TOTAL COST OF PROJECT Euro 2.713 million
DATE OF COMPLETION November, 2011

KPT has its own flotilla working for port operations within the harbor, therefore to support for shifting of spares, equipment and heavy lifting of equipment and accessories of harbor crafts from one place to another place, therefore multipurpose helping craft is requires necessary. This multipurpose vessel / dredge tender is being utilized for KPT flotilla within harbor.

 

Length                         18.91 m

Beam                          8.46 m

Depth                          2.75 m

Displacement              125 tons

Main engine                 2x508KW

Generators                  2x81KVA

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Procurement of Dismountable Cutter Suction Dredger “CSD Minhal”

 

NAME Procurement of Dismountable Cutter Suction Dredger “CSD Minhal”
TOTAL COST OF PROJECT Euro 2.279 million
DATE OF COMPLETION 10-07-2010

 

Since many decades the dredging in creeks was not carried out resulting illegal encroachment was faced by KPT. Therefore small dismountable cutter suction dredger was required to dredge the creeks. This dredger has been deployed at Chinna Creek for dredging. This dredger is capable to dredge up to 10 m depth in canals, rivers, pond and creeks.

Main Dimensions                    12.5x5.72x1.151m 

Cutter Power                           110 KW

Dredge pump                          620 KW

Dredging Depth                       10.0 m

Suction Dia                             450 mm

Discharge Dia                         450 mm

Draught                                   1.25 m

Dry weight                               75 tons

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Shipping Tugs each of 60 Ton Bollard Pull Capacity


 

NAME

02 Shipping Tugs each of 60 Ton Bollard Pull Capacity
TOTAL COST OF THE PROJECT Euro 16.20 million
DATE OF COMPLETION The first tug arrived in Karachi on 27-03-2010 and 2nd on 19-04-2010

he sea based Operations of the Port inter-alia among others includes the Pilotage and Tugging service. The vessels calling at the Port have to be handled in accordance with the International Maritime Rules and Regulations for their safe arrival and sailing. Providing necessary service by maintained depths (to be achieved by Dredging) and tugging operation are therefore essential for the Port's functions. The tugs are generally multipurpose and primarily have to handle all the visiting vessels for their berthing and un-berthing additionally they are responsible to provide services such as Salvage, Escorting, Push-Pull, Towing, Pollution Combating and localized fire Fighting.

To ensure smooth functions and sea based operations all time availability of reliable operational Tugs, Pilot Boats and Dredging units is necessary, in order to maintain the Port's function at sea. KPT as per its regular process of replacing the old, inefficient crafts follows a complete transparent procedure to acquire the required crafts as replacement of old/outlived crafts.

Accordingly, procurement of two ex-stock / under construction multipurpose shipping tugs each of 60 Ton Bollard Pull Capacity was processed by inviting bids via press and electronic media. Following examination of 09 bids, 3 were technically qualified bids. KPT Board approved the acquisition of above tugs (ex-works) from the lowest evaluated bidder M/s Uzmar Shipbuilding Industry Turkey. The first tug arrived in Karachi on 27-03-2010 and 2nd on 19-04-2010. Brief particulars of the above tugs are as under:

Length 30.25 meters
Beam 12.35 meters
Depth 5.28 meters
Draft 5.84 meters
Crew 10 persons
Bollard Pull 60 tons
Speed 13.0 knots
Classification Burea Veritas
Marine Engine Caterpillar
Propulsion unit Schottel - Germany

 

Pusher Tugs each Bollard Pull capacity 10 Tons “ MT Tanomun & Zorawar

NAME Procurement of 02 Nos. Pusher Tugs each Bollard Pull capacity 10 Tons “ MT Tanomun & Zorawar
TOTAL COST OF PROJECT Euro 3.013 million
DATE OF COMPLETION 02-03-2010 & 19-04-2010

 

 

 KPT has its own flotilla working for port operations within the harbor, therefore to support for shifting of harbor crafts from one place to another place and the pusher tugs are required essential. These pusher are being utilized for KPT flotilla within harbor

Brief Specification of the Shipping Tugs is

Length                         16.89 m

Beam                          5.59 m

Depth                           2.51 m

Displacement              55 tons

Main engine                 2x574 KW

Generators                  2x22KVA

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