Fishery Harbours
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Dikkovita
Fishery Harbour - Cod-Bay
   
 

Background
Cod Bay Fishery Harbour is the only natural harbour belongs to Ceylon Fishery Harbours Corporation. The harbour was originally constructed as a depp sea fishing harbour for trawlers operating in Pedro Bank and for Multi - day boats. Harbour was not used from 1990 to 1998.

Beneath located in Trincomalee in the Eastern Coast. The development of the harbour has been hampered by the adverse Security situation in the North and East of the Country with the casing of the situation. Since 2002, fishing restrictions are expected to be released with the subsequent improvement in the prospects of the harbour.


General Description

(A) Location
(a) Address :- Cod Bay, China Bay, Trincomalee.
(b) Fax / Telephone Number :- 026 - 2233266
(c) Economic Zone :- North East
(d) Province :- East
(e) District :- Trincomalee
(f) Divisional Secretariat :- Town and Gravets
(g) Distance From Colombo :- 257 km.

(B) General Information
(a) Entering Position :- Latitude - 80 33 N
Longitude - 810 13 E
(b) Master Plan :- Attached herewith
(c) Year of Commission :- 1965
(d) Land Area :- 13.05 Ha.
(e) Basin Area :- 20.00 Ha.
(f) Quay Wall Length :- 152 m
(g) Jetty Length :- 30 m
(h) Main Break Water Length :- Been Natural harbour Not applicable.
(i) Sub Break Water Length :- Been Natural harbour Not applicable.
(j) Dredging Depth :- 6.0 m
(k) Berthing Capacity :- 200 nos.
(3.5 – 5 Tons Vessels)


Facilities

(A) Shore Facilities
(a) Refrigeration facilities such as
(i) Supply of Ice.
(ii) Storage of Ice
(iii) Freezing
(iv) Storage of Frozen Fish. .
(b) Work Shop 492 m2.
(c) Net Mending
(d) Supply of Fuel.
(e) Auction Hall 155 m2.
(f) Winch Room


(B) General Facilities
(a) Quarters for Officers.
(b) Bathing and Toilet Facilities.
(c) Office Buildings - 200 m2.
(d) Store Area - 290 m2.
(e) Water Storage - 31800 L.


(C) Refrigeration Facility
This complex consists of the following units.
(a) Block Ice - 10 ton / Day
(b) Ice Storage - 60 Tons.
(c) Blast Freezer - 10 Tons / 01 Day.
(d) Frozen Fish Storage - 01200 Ton
(e) Processing Room - 170 m2

(D) Fuel Station
The Fuel filling facility consists of the followings ;
(a) Fuel Dispenser with Storage Capacity 24000 L.