Project Description

  • Project name: South Port development
  • Project location: Jordan
  • Name of client: Arcadis, The Netherlands

  • Period: June 2018 – August 2018

Description of the project

Aqaba Development Corporation (ADC) is responsible for the new South Port development of Aqaba. The South Port is being constructed in order to enable the transfer of the present port activities from the existing port facilities near the city of Aqaba. Arcadis is consultant for ADC the engineering works at the new port. Arcadis requested PCR to assist and to advise on the layout of the various terminal areas related to dry bulk, general cargo and ro-ro. PCR carried out a port scan of the plans for terminal logistics and infrastructure related to ship-to-shore handling, horizontal transport, routing and storage facilities, assessed bottlenecks and proposed improvements to enable smooth terminal operations.

Services provided by Port Consultants Rotterdam

  • Port scan
  • Logistic analysis
  • Capacity calculations
  • Comparison of and advice on routing patterns