CSL cuts steel for two passenger vessels

Plate cutting ceremony of the two 500 passenger-cum-150 tonne cargo vessels, built by the Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) for the Andaman & Nicobar Administration, was held on 03rd March 2017. These are the first two ships, built for the A & N Administration, with a capacity of 500 passengers and 150 tonne cargo. CSL has[…]


ICGS Aryaman and Atulya commissioned

KOCHI: Two more Indian Coast Guard Ships (ICGS) designed and built by Cochin Shipyard Limited, were commissioned on Oct 21at Kochi. The ships have been christened ICGS “Aryaman and Atulya”. ICGS Aryaman literally meaning “possessor of greatness” will be based at Kochi under the administrative control of the commander, Coast Guard Region (West) and Atulya[…]


SEDS signs design contract with CSL for 500 Passengers cum 150t cargo vessel

SEDS signs contract with CSL to provide design services for 500 Passengers cum 150t cargo vessel. In a bid to ease transportation hardships faced by the people of Andaman & Nicobar, the Centre has asked the Cochin Shipyard to build four passenger vessels at about Rs 1,400 crore. No new ships were acquired during the last[…]


CSL delivers 18th Fast Patrol Vessel to Coast Guard (Aryaman)

It is the 18th vessel in the series of twenty Fast Patrol Vessels under construction for the Indian Coast Guard. The Protocol of Delivery and Acceptance was signed between Suresh Babu NV, Director (Operations), CSL and Commanding Officer (Designate) of the vessel Cmdt Neeraj Singh in the presence of senior officials of ICG and CSL.[…]


CSL delivers 15th Fast Patrol Vessel to Coast Guard (Arinjay)

“An Indian Coast Guard Ship, designed and built by Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL), was commissioned here today by Flag Officer, Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command, Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba. The ship, 15th in the series of 20 Fast Patrol Vessels, was commissioned in the presence of Additional Director General S P S Basra, Coast Guard Commander[…]


Cochin Shipyard Ltd delivers 9th Fast Patrol Vessel to Indian Coast Guard (Ameya)

Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL), India’s most respected commercial & defence ship and offshore structure building facility located in Kerala, has delivered the ninth of the series of 20 Fast Patrol Vessels being built for the Indian Coast Guard, on Nov 20. The Protocol of delivery and acceptance was signed by Capt RS Sundar, Director (Operations)[…]


Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) launches the 10th Fast Patrol Vessel (Amogh)

Cochin Shipyard launched the tenth of the 20 Fast Patrol Vessels being built for Indian Coast Guard. The vessel was launched by Smt Ranjana Singh, wife of Shri. R.K . Singh, IDAS, IFA to DGCG, in a simple ceremony at Cochin Shipyard. Capt R S Sundar,  Director (Operations), CSL, DIG T.P. Sadanandan, CGRPS(KOC), Shri D[…]


Indian Coast Guard receives eighth fast patrol (Amartya) vessel from Cochin Shipyard

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has received a new fast patrol vessel (FPV) built by the Cochin Shipyard. The eighth ICGS Amartya FPV forms part of a $338m contract that was awarded in 2010 for the construction of 20 FPVs, in a bid to better combat future maritime security challenges. To be operated by Coast[…]