High level meeting between Indian and Vietnamese Coast Guards

October 1, 2018 – A High Level Meeting between Coast Guards of India and Vietnam was held at Coast Guard Headquarters here today under the provisions of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed in 2015. Director General Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Shri Rajendra Singhled the Indian side while Commandant, Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) Major General Nguyen VanSonled a six member Vietnamese side. During the meeting both sides agreed to strengthen mutual cooperation in accordance with the provisions of MoU. Sharing of best management practices and augmenting operational level interaction were…

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Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Limited agree to manufacture MTU engines in India

Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL), a premier defence shipbuilding yard in India under the Ministry of Defence, have agreed to cooperate in the local manufacturing of technologically-advanced MTU Series 8000 engines in India. Under the agreement, which was signed today at India’s leading defense trade show Defexpo, the companies will assemble the 16-cylinder and 20-cylinder MTU Series 8000 engines at GSL’s new facility in Goa. The MTU brand is a worldwide leader in large diesel and gas engines and complete propulsion systems and part of Rolls-Royce Power Systems. The…

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Meet Terma at DEFEXPO in Chennai 11-14 April 2018

DEFEXPO is India’s Land, Naval and Internal Homeland Security Systems Exhibition, which this year takes place at Tiruvidanthal, Kancheepuram district, Chennai. Terma can be visited at  @ TATA Booth: Hall No 4, Stall No 4.2.4 & 4.2. 5 @ Elektroniklab Booth: Hall No 6, Stall No 6.A.13 Terma will be showcasing SCANTER 6002 as the selected Surface Surveillance Radar for Indian Navy at Tata booth. In addition, we will also be presenting our SCANTER series’ capabilities at Elektroniklab booth.

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L&T Launches Second Offshore Patrol Vessel for Indian Coast Guard

Larsen & Toubro launched the second Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) of a series of seven OPVs for the Indian Coast Guard at the company’s greenfield defence shipyard at Kattupalli, near Chennai on Saturday, January 20th, 2018. The OPV was formally lowered into the waters of the Bay of Bengal at the hands of Smt. Natarajan, wife of ADG K Natarajan, PTM, TM, COMCG (Western Seaboard) of the Indian Coast Guard. She named the OPV CGS Vijaya. L&T is the first private Indian shipyard to construct and deliver OPVs for the…

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L&T Delivers High Speed Interceptor ships to Coast Guard

Larsen & Toubro has delivered two more High Speed Interceptor Ships (C-433 and C-434) to Indian Coast Guard at the Company’s Kattupalli Shipyard, near Chennai, seven months ahead of contractual schedule. This is part of the two contracts being executed by L&T for design and construction of 54 Interceptors to Indian Coast Guard, valued at Rs 1424 Cr. L&T had won the order against Global competition. With these two, 34 Interceptors have been delivered by the Company, so far. Made of aluminum alloy hull with waterjet propulsion, these Ships have…

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