Port & Harbour

Vizhinjam International Sea Port

The Vizhinjam International Seaport in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, is India’s first deep water container transshipment port, currently under construction. Located 16 km from Thiruvananthapuram International Airport and 10 nautical miles from a major east-west shipping channel, it is the country’s first automated port and the only one adjacent to an international shipping route. The port boasts a natural depth of 20 meters, the deepest breakwater in India, and unparalleled access to other Indian ports. The breakwater is 3 km long, extending to 4.5 km in the final phase.

Project Authority:

Project Contractor:
Afcons Infrastructure Ltd

CAC Product Supplied:
CAC Superflow 60