Nigeria: Lekki Port Signs EPC Contract with CHEC

Nigeria - Lekki Port Signs EPC Contract with CHEC

China Harbour and Lekki Port Company formally signed the Contract on Lekki Deepwater Port EPC Project of Nigeria in Singapore on May 11, 2012. CHEC vice president, Lin Yichong attended the meeting and signed on the contract on behalf of the contractor.

The value of the contract of Phase I project is around USD 679 million and the construction period is 42 months. The project mainly covers breakwater with a total length of 2.2 Km, 6 Km long navigation channel, one multi-purpose wharf, three wharfs which can accommodate 8000TEU containerships, workboat berths, storage yards, retaining wall, navigation, etc.

The project is one of the largest deepwater projects in West Africa and the port will provide Nigeria and surrounding countries with sea channel for importing and exporting goods once it is put in use.

Source: CHEC, May 18, 2012; Image: Lekki Port

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>


<< Feb 2019 >>
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 1 2 3

FPSO Brazil Congress 2019

Charging ahead with 24 planned orders by 2022, Brazil has once again solidified its status as one of the world’s foremost oil and gas leaders…

read more >

2nd CWC Japan LNG & Gas Summit

The highly successful CWC Japan LNG & Gas Summit returns for a second year…

read more >


The mindset of sustainability and efficiency is the key to unlocking successful business…

read more >


LNG2019 features the largest number and highest level of LNG industry leaders.

read more >