Specialized coal terminal to be built at port Vanino (Khabarovsk Territory)
On December 6, within the framework of the Transport Week – 2013, FSUE Rosmorport and Far East Vanino Port LLC signed an agreement on construction of a specialized terminal for transshipment of coal at port Vanino (Khabarovsk Territory), IAA PortNews journalist reports.
The document was signed by Rosmorport Director General Andrey Tarasenko and Far East Vanino Port Director General Victor Sokhranov.
This project implies the construction of a coal terminal with annual capacity of 15 mln t. Coal cargo is to be delivered to the terminal from Elegest coal field (central part of Tyva Republic), which is a part of Ulug-Khem coal basin.
To transship the expected volumes there should be built two berths at double-sided pier. The terminal is supposed to handle vessels with deadweight of up to 120,000 t.
The terminal construction is valued at RUB 12 bln which is to be invested by Far East Vanino Port LLC. The project implementation is scheduled for 2013-2017.