TWO ‘MAKE IN INDIA’ SHIPS FOR ANDAMAN & NICBAR ISLANDS

News Dated: 
18 Jun 2017

Cochin Shipyard Limited has bagged the contract for construction of two 1200 passenger-cum-1000 tonne cargo vessel and two 500 passenger and 150 tonne cargo capacity vessel for the Andaman and Nicobar Administration under the Make in India scheme. Both the vessels have been designed by Kochi based ship design firm M/s Smart Engineering and Design Solutions (India) Limited who have teamed up with reputed designers ‘Knud E Hansen’ of Denmark. The vessels have been model tested in MARIN, the Netherlands.