IPA is a full fledged professional body, rendering Consultancy services on variety of subjects related to Port Development, improvement of Operational Efficiency and overall Port Management. ♦ Successfully Undertaken more than 130 consultancy assignments including overseas. ♦ A panel of more than 70 resource persons in the fields of Traffic, Port Engineering, Dredging and Project Management.

Objectives

♦ To undertake and promote Techno-Economic Studies and Research in matters relating to Port Planning and Operations. ♦ To offer complete solutions in Port Management and to create a resource of information as a tool for decision making ♦ To efficiently promote the use of Work Study, Management Accounting Strategies and other top-of -the-line tools of Management with a view to increase efficiency and productivity in ports <2>Range of Studies ♦ Techno-Economic Feasibility studies on – Addition / Up gradation of Port Facilities – Development of Greenfield ports ♦ National level studies related to Port Management and Operation ♦ Appraisal of Port Projects ♦ Preparation of Strategic Plan and Master Plan ♦ Traffic Forecasting ♦ Restructuring of Organizations ♦ Transaction Advisory Services for PPP Projects (Prep. of Bidding documents, Evaluation of RFQ, RFP etc.

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