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  • 17 May 2017

    The Liberian-flagged bulk carrier MV Lord Mountbatten was attacked by pirates on Tuesday, May 16 while under way some 230 nautical miles South-West of Salalah, the Gulf of Aden. Namely, the ship was approached by two suspicious mother vessels along with up to eight skiffs, according to India’s Defence Ministry. However, the ship sent a distress call that was picked […]

  • 21 November 2012

    Imtech Marine has opened a new office in New Delhi. The new office will give Imtech Marine a foothold in India’s fast growing maritime industry and will further increase its reach in South-East Asia. Imtech Marine India Pvt Ltd. is an approved supplier for the Indian Navy regarding HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Airconditioning) and Fire […]

  • 22 January 2020
    Operations & Maintenance

    Indian Navy has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Geological Survey of India (GSI) for sharing of seabed sediments data, products and expertise for naval application in meteorology and oceanography. The MoU was signed by commodore AA Abhyankar, who heads Indian Navy’s Oceanology and Meteorology Directorate and Shri N Maran, deputy director general of […]

  • 5 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    JFD said it has delivered a new £1-million contract to supply two sets of life-saving equipment to the Indian Navy, to further enhance the safety of submariners. The life-saving equipment, including D-MAS HyperSat and hyperbaric ventilators, provides patient monitoring to the Indian Navy’s submarine rescue system, allowing doctors to monitor the health and well-being of […]

  • 25 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    Last in the series of Five Pontoons, indigenously designed and being built by Goa Shipyard Ltd for the Indian Navy’s prestigious Aircraft Carrier INS VIKRAMADITYA, left GSL on 21 Feb 2013, more than two months ahead of delivery schedule. The pontoons are intended for mooring and berthing the 40,000 ton Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya on […]

  • 4 March 2014

    The largest offshore patrol ship indigenously designed and built by Goa Shipyard Ltd (GSL) for the Indian Navy, named INS ‘Sumedha’ will be formally commissioned on 7th March 2014 at GSL. The ship on commissioning will join Eastern Naval Command at Vizag, the sword arm of Indian Navy. INS ‘Sumedha’ is the third of the […]

  • 28 November 2011

    Indian Navy issued a tender for 4 landing helicopter-carrying dock ships. According to Indian defense Ministry A.K. Antony, national defense procurement council has already approved acquirement of four large-size landing ships. As for the ministry, these ships will improve Indian Navy’s landing capabilities and make possible to conduct rescue operations in regions suffered from natural […]

  • 28 November 2011

      Indian Navy issued a tender for 4 landing helicopter-carrying dock ships. According to Indian defense Ministry A.K. Antony, national defense procurement council has already approved acquirement of four large-size landing ships. As for the ministry, these ships will improve Indian Navy’s landing capabilities and make possible to conduct rescue operations in regions suffered from […]

  • 22 December 2015
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    Indian Navy is exploring the possibility of setting up an ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) plant that would provide power for its Andaman and Nicobar Islands base. According to The Economic Times, the 20 MW OTEC project could involve the engagement of Indian companies Godrej and Kirloskar as suppliers. The Navy has reportedly conducted preliminary […]

  • 18 January 2013

    Indian Navy’s largest Offshore Patrol Vessel INS “Saryu” will be formally commissioned into the Indian Navy by Air Marshal P K Roy, AVSM VM VSM Commander-in-Chief, Andaman & Nicobar Command on 21st January 2013. This is the first of the New 105 meter class of Naval Offshore Patrol Vessels indigenously designed in-house and built by […]

  • 3 October 2011

    Admiral Nirmal Verma, AVSM, PVSM, ADC, Chief of the Naval Staff arrived at Visakhapatnam on a two day visit to Eastern Naval Command on 30 Sept 11. He was the Chief Guest at the Commissioning Ceremony of Indian Navy’s fourth Fleet Tanker Shakti, that took take place on 01 Oct 11, at the Naval Dockyard, […]

  • 25 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command, Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha has commissioned INS Makar into the Indian Navy today. Makar is a Catamaran Hydrographic Survey Vessel and is the first of its kind to be inducted in the Indian Navy. The Vessel is indigenously built by Alcock Ashdown Gujarat Ltd. INS Makar is another […]

  • 28 November 2011

    Capt R S Sundar, Indian Navy (Retd) has assumed the duties of Director (Operations) of Cochin Shipyard Ltd., Kochi on 21 Nov 2011. In a professional career spanning over three decades, Caption R S Sunder has held various important appointments in the Indian Navy. Prior to joining Cochin Shipyard Ltd. Caption R S Sunder was […]

  • 30 September 2011

      Modernization of national navy conducted by Indian defense ministry will cost defense budget INR 3 trillion ($60.1 bln) in the nearest few years, reports TNN. This sum will be spent for procurement of surface ships, submarines, deck-based fighters, and coast-based patrol aircraft. In particular, the mentioned sum includes repair and upgrade of Russian aircraft-carrying […]

  • 7 March 2012

    Aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya (former Russian aircraft-carrying cruiser Admiral Gorshkov) will be delivered to Indian Navy on Dec 4, 2012, reports ITAR-TASS referring to a source in defense industry. “The carrier’s sea trials will start on May 29, and in accordance with the contract terms the ship will be handed over to India on December […]

  • 25 February 2013

    Last in the series of Five Pontoons, indigenously designed and being built by Goa Shipyard Ltd for the Indian Navy’s prestigious Aircraft Carrier INS VIKRAMADITYA, left GSL on 21 Feb 2013, more than two months ahead of delivery schedule. The pontoons are intended for mooring and berthing the 40,000 ton Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya on […]

  • 30 March 2015
    Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    Tebma Shipyards, a Chennai based shipbuilding company, has announced that their latest dredger built for the Indian Navy is ready for commissioning. The vessel, being a self propelled grab hopper dredger, has the capacity to hold 300 cubic meters of dredged material and openable hopper bottom doors for disposal out at sea. The vessel was constructed at Tebma’s facility in Malpe, Karnataka, […]

  • 24 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    James Fisher Defence, part of James Fisher and Sons (JFS), has been awarded a £193 million ($273 million )contract by the Indian Navy for the long-term provision of its submarine escape and rescue capability. The contract entails the design and production of two complete submarine rescue systems for £83m by December 2018 and will be […]

  • 2 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    EdgeTech, the world’s leading provider of commercial and military side scan sonar systems, has just completed delivery of 12 advanced sonar systems for the Indian Navy. EdgeTech was awarded the contract after a performance trial with a competing side scan sonar manufacturer; the LMCS System was selected based on its superior performance and meeting or […]

  • 22 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    The maritime security of India got a further boost today with the induction of state-of-the-art new generation Naval Offshore Patrol Vessel (NOPV), INS “SARYU”, indigenously designed in-house and built by Goa Shipyard Limited. The Vessel was formally commissioned into the Indian Navy by Air Marshal P K Roy, AVSM VM VSM Commander-in-Chief, Andaman & Nicobar […]

  • 30 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    On April 27th at the solemn ceremony Shipyard Yantar (member of United Shipbuilding Corporation ) has handed over the Frigate Teg («Sabre») to the Indian Navy. Delivery- Acceptance Act was signed by the Head of Naval Department of JSC Rosoboronexport Oleg Azizov and the Commanding Officer of Indian crew Capt. Rakesh Kumar Dahiya. Right after […]

  • 9 December 2011

    First of three frigates built for Indian Navy has successfully passed the last trials before delivery, reported RIA Novosti on Dec 7 referring to Sergei Mikhailov, press secretary of JSC Yantar Shipyard (Kaliningrad, Russia). “Project 11356 frigate INS Teg has almost completed closing stage of trials. What comes next is acceptance process of the first […]