Government of Gujarat, India has received the Official Development Assistance
(ODA) Loan from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) towards the cost
of “Project for Upgradation of Environmental Management for Ship Recycling in
Alang and Sosiya in Gujarat” (“the Project”) with the objective of improving
the Ship recycling yards in accordance with the Ship Breaking Code-2013 and
also future requirements of Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and
Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 (HKC).
is required not simply for the physical improvement of the yards of ship
recycling, but also for the improvement of the entire recycling process in
order to further minimize environmental impact as well as to enhance labor
safety. Improvement of ship recycling measures are required to respond the
global demand for more environmentally sound and more safer ship recycling.
The GMB will
be the employer of this Project Management Consulting services and the duration
is estimated for 68 months; starting on August 1, 2018 tentatively and ending
on March 31, 2024. The consultant shall be procured as a part of the yen loan
project according to the procedure stipulated under the JICA operation rules
for employment of consultant. 1. The broad Terms of Reference of consulting
services shall but not limited to following: a. Ship recycling yards Upgrading
(providing impervious flooring in the plots) along with barge docking jetty. b.
Improvement of environment facilities of Treatment Storage and Disposal
Facility (TSDF) (Augmentation of existing incinerator, providing bailers, ETP
and providing new oil recovery/re-processing system etc.). c. Procurement of
vessels for environmentally sound ship recycling process (Off-Shore Tank
Cleaning Barges for decontamination of oil tankers and Multi-Response Vessel)
including necessary certifications/licenses from respective authorities. d.
Procumbent of equipment for efficient Ship Recycling Process (Mobile
decontamination system for cleaning bunker fuels, oily waste from beached ships
and Large Crawlier Cranes to replaces/lower/shifting large cut
plates/machineries while dismantling the ships to avoid direct impacts on
floors as well as beach cleaning machines) e. Environmental Activities (General
services related amendment in EC/EMP).