Engineering Department

The functions of Engineering Department are mentioned below:-
• Annual docking for repair
• Emergency docking for engines
• Major overhaul for engines
• Re-engining
• New constructions
• Performing to support full utilization of fleet as planned
• Implementation of plans by coordination with other departments

There are six dockyards under the control of Engineering Department to implement the functions related to ship repairing  and new ship construction and the date of the dockyard are mentioned below.

Dockyards of IWT

Sr.
Name of Dockyard
number of slipways
Capacity
Max: light weight for Docking
1.
Dalla dockyard
14
34 vessels
1400 tons
2.
Dagon Seik Kan dockyard
14
31 vessels
500 tons
3.
Yatanarbon Dockyard
1
5 vessels
300 tons
4.
Thanlwin dockyard
2
2 vessels
300 tons
5.
Sittwe dockyard
1
5 vessels
250 tons
6.
Chindwin dockyard
1
3 vessels
250 tons
  Total
33
80 vessels
 

IWT constructed the following new vessels and barges from 1988 to 2008

1.
Roll on Roll off
4 vessels
2.
Double Decker passenger cum cargo
2 vessels
3.
Pusher tug (medium)
2 vessels
4.
Landing powered craft
2 vessels
5.
Triple Decker passenger cum cargo
1 vessel
6.
Double Decker passenger vessel
1 vessel
7.
Shwepyithit express boat
1 vessel
8.
500 ton container barge
4 barges
9.
250 ton barge
3 barges
  Total
20

IWT renovated the following vessels and barges as a major reconstruction of hull form from 1988 to 2008-

1
Passenger cum cargo
12 vessels
2
Landing craft
1 vessel
3
Barge
12 barges
4
Powered barge
1 vessel
  Total
27

IWT constructed the following new vessels and barges for private companies from 1988 to 2008-

1
Barge
6 barges
2
Barge with water pump
1 barge
3
Pusher tug (small)
2 vessels
4
Express boat
1 vessel
5
Barges ( under construction)
8 barges
  Total
18
Last Updated on Wed, 04/23/2014 - 05:34