MTCC contracted for causeway projects of 5 islands in Laamu Atoll

22 January 2023

MTCC contracted for causeway projects of 5 islands in Laamu Atoll
MTCC has been contracted to build causeways in five islands in the Laamu Atoll.
Under the two projects L. Hithadhoo, L. Mendoo and L. Kunahandhoo will be connected by a causeway and L. Kalaidhoo and L. Dhanbidhoo will be connected by causeway. 
The causeway project of L. Hithadhoo, L. Mendoo and L. Kunahandhoo contracted for Rf. 81,22,471.36 and will be completed within 500 days. Under the scope of the project, 390 meters of revetment will be installed, and a 57.5m causeway connecting L. Hithadhoo and L. Mendhoo and a 157.5m causeway connecting L. Mendhoo and L. Kunahandhoo will be made. 
In addition, the causeway project of L. Kalaidhoo and L. Dhanbidhoo was contracted for Rf 155,941,090.92 and will be completed within 550 days. Under the scope of the project, 271 meters of rivetment will be installed. And a causeway of 225m will connect Kalaidhoo and Dhanbidhoo.
The contract was signed by the Director General Shaana Farooq on behalf of the Ministry of National Planning, Housing and Infrastructure and Chief Executive Officer Adam Azim signed the contract on behalf of the company.