Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) has commenced the land reclamation of Mathi Komandoo and to connect Komandoo and Mathi Komandoo.
The project was inaugurated by Economic Minister Fayyaz Ismail at a special ceremony held in Komandoo. The ceremony was attended by cabinet ministers, CEO of MTCC Adam Azim, Managing Director of Fenaka Corporation Mohamed Saeed and President of Shaviyani Atoll Mohamed Shiyam.
Under the project, ratification of 1690 meter of shore protection rectification will be carried out, reclamation of 16.7 hectares of land in Mathi Komandoo, constructing a 1520 meter rock boulder revetment, 353 meter groynes and a 112 meter geobag revetment in the reclaimed area. In addition, construction of a 200 meter long link to connect the reclaimed area to Komandoo and Mathi Komandoo.
Moreover, MTCC will also prepare environmental research and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) reports for the project.
The project was awarded to MTCC for MVR 250 million to be completed within 730 days.