Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management
2597 JG Den Haag
|Tel||:||070 - 351 61 71|
|Fax||:||070 - 351 19 47|
The core tasks of V&W are: guaranteeing safe, versatile and reliable accessibility both over land and water, through the air, and for telecommunications and post; offering protection against floods; and, ensuring the existence of clean water and sufficient supplies thereof.
The Port Development Gujarat (PODEG) Programme, having the "Bouwdienst" of the Dutch Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management as principal contractor, focuses on providing assistance to the Gujarat Maritime Board in several port related fields, aiming at contributing to a sustainable socio-economic development of the State of Gujarat. The Hazira Pilot Project focuses in this respect on a direct and practical approach in enhancing the (nautical) safety and efficiency of shipping traffic in the Magdalla - Hazira area.
Maritime Simulation Rotterdam b.v. (MSR), together with Rotterdam Municipal Port Management, Mainport Holding Rotterdam Consultancy (MHR) also participated in this project. (www.msr-r.nl/gujarat.html).
The address of the Indian counterpart is:
Gujrat Maritime Board Administrative OfficeSector 10/A, Opp. Air Force Station
Gandhinagar – 382010
Tel:079 - 23 23 47 03