Project   Deep Seaport at Puducherry
Location   Puducherry
Type of Project   Sea Port Infrastructure Development
Concession Authority / Client   Government of Puducherry
Project Value   INR 28000 Mn ; USD 704 Mn
Status   In progress – year 2012
Concession period   30 Years (+20 years extension)
Scope and Project Component
Developing one of the finest deep water port
A major link for domestic as well as international cargo movements
Project Capacity – 30 Million Tonnes
  • 6 Container berths
  • 1 General cargo cum Ro - Ro berth
  • 1 Liquid cargo berth
  • 1 Cruise berth
  • Marina
Project Highlights
  • Operation of the existing facilities to handle:
    • 10,000 tonnes of general cargo, 3 Container berths
  • EIA Studies in progress
  • Detailed engineering in progress
Project Promoter: Pondicherry Port Limited (Om Metals Infraprojects Limited & SPML)
Equity Stake: SPML - 50%
Project Consultant: Halcrow Consulting, UK; Transcare Logistics, New Delh; IIT, Madras