Berthing Programme

Director - Southern Port Development


Mr. Agil Hewageegana 


chairman port authority

Mr. Agil Hewageegana is Chartered Civil Engineer, having Master Degree in Engineering (M.Eng ) at the University of Moratuwa. He also has studied at the University of Trondheim in Norway and successfully completed Post Bachelor Diploma in Port and Costal Engineering. In addition, he also has successfully completed a Post Graduate Diploma (PG Dip) in Operational Research at the University of Moratuwa.

Mr. Hewageegana has started his career as a Assistant Civil Engineer at Japan Port Consultants Ltd, who was the consultants for construction of Jaya Container Terminal (JCT I,II,III,IV)

He then has started his career as a Civil Engineer at Sri Lanka Ports Authority in 1989. He has subsequently been promoted to the posts of Superintending Civil Engineer, Deputy Chief Engineer, and Chief Engineer and has served in all civil engineering divisions, namely Planning and Development, Civil Engineering and Southern Port Development. Mr. Hewageegana is presently serving as the Director, Southern Ports Development.

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