Sokhna’s Second Container Terminal Project completed



After 1,037 days of hard work, Sokhna’s Second Container Terminal Project undertaken CHEC in the Suez Canal Special Economic Zone of Egypt has been wrapped up. This port hydraulic project mainly includes the dredging, backfilling, and construction of the wharf structure, revetment, substation and related supporting facilities. It will contribute to enhancing Sokhna Port’s container handling capacity, facilitating the regional logistics transportation and accelerating the economic development of Egypt.

The project team has overcome difficulties brought by a tight schedule, complex geological conditions and the global health crisis. It has achieved earth excavation of 60,000 cubic meters a day, constructing 2.9 km concrete diaphragm wall and building 1,463 m of breastwork a day, ensuring smooth completion of the project.