Submission of EOI opened for Thilafushi Phase II land reclamation project

An aerial shot of K. Thilafushi. (File Photo)

Housing Development Corporation (HDC) has invited the submission of Expression of Interest (EOI) for the dredging, land reclamation and shore protection of Thilafushi Phase II.

HDC detailed that the evaluation criteria for the EOIs will assess the project financing mechanisms, the technical capability of the contractor and the proposed duration of the project.  They added that compatibility with HDC’s vision, strategic objectives and masterplan would be an added advantage.

The EOIs are to be submitted on or before 15:30pm on May 8 via email or to HDC’s headquarters in Hulhumale’.

Thilafushi was first started to be used as a ground for waste disposal in 1997. The island measures in approximately 200 meters in width and seven kilometers in length.