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Fishery Harbour - Kirinda
   
 

Background
The Kirinda Fishery Harbour has been constructed under grant aid programme given by Japanese Government. Construction work was done by Penta Ocean and Wakachiku Japanese Companies.

Kirinda Fishery Harbour is located surrounding historical places of Sri Lanka like Sithulpawwa, Tissamaharamaya and Kataragama. Also at close proximity to the Yala and Bundala National Parks.

Sinhala and Muslim people live together in Kirinda and suburbs. Kirinda harbour is used as a transit harbour for craft fishing in Easter coast.


General Description

(A) Location
(a) Address :- Kirinda, Tissamaharamaya
(b) Fax / Telephone Number :- 047 - 2223414
(c) Economic Zone :- Southern
(d) Province :- Southern
(e) District :- Hambantota
(f) Divisional Secretariat :- Tissamaharamaya
(g) Distance From Colombo :- 279 km.


(B) General Information
(a) Entering Position :- A - 113664.3 N
(According to Beacon Lamps) 262490.1 E
(A - Star Board, B - Port) B - 113630.5 N
262714.1 E
(b) Master Plan :- Attached herewith
(c) Year of Commission :- 1985
(d) Land Area :- 3.5 Ha.
(e) Basin Area :- 2.54 Ha.
(f) Quay Wall Length :- 173 m
(g) Jetty Length :-
(h) Main Break Water ;- 440 m
(i) Sub Break Water Length :- 330 m
(j) Groyne 01 :- 79 m
(k) Groyne 02 :- 180 m
(l) Dredging Depth :- 2.5 m - 3.0 m
(m) Berthing Capacity :- 150 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. Managed by C.F.H.C.
(b) Work Shop 200 m2.
(c) Net Mending 120 m2.
(d) Supply of Fuel.
(e) Auction Hall 60 m2.
(f) Boat Lifting Facility 05 Tons.
(g) Internal Road Network.
(h) Lightning System.

(B) General Facilities
(a) Bathing and Toilet Facilities.
(b) Canteen Facilities - Leased per annum.
(c) Shop Facilities to buy provisions.
(d) Office Area - 120 m2.
(e) Water Storage - 26500 L.
(f) Circuit Bungalow.
(g) Staff Quarters.
(h) Supply of Water (Fresh Water and Well Water)


(C) Refrigeration Facility
(a) Flake Ice Plants - 01 No. Capacity 05 Tons/ day
(b) Ice Storage - 01 No. Capacity 10 Tons.
(c) Blast Freezer - 01 No. Capacity 02 Tons / 8 Hrs.
(d) Cold Storage - 01 No. Capacity 10 Tons.

(D) Fuel Station