Project Description

  • Project name: Piraeus and Thessaloniki container terminals
  • Client: COSCO China and Port Authority Thessaloniki
  • Project location: Greece

  • Period: 2009-2015

Description of the project

In 2009, PCR reviewed the existing container terminal handling capacity in Piraeus and Thessaloniki, together with the container forecast and expansion plans and the concession agreements.

In 2015, PCR reviewed the existing port facilities and basins and preparation of masterplan of Port of Thessaloniki, which included the restructuring and expansion of break bulk and ro-ro terminals and restructuring the container and dry bulk terminals.

Services provided by Port Consultants Rotterdam

  • Capacity calculations
  • Review of container forecast and expansion plans for the container terminals
  • Operation procedures and indication of required equipment
  • Determination of required space, layout and routing of terminal traffic
  • Interface with hinterland connections
  • Cost estimates
  • Institutional aspects
  • Review of concession agreements