GRSE signs USD 12.7-million contract with govt of Guyana

GRSE signs USD 12.7-million contract with govt of Guyana

Kolkata, Jan 14 (PTI) The Garden Reach Shipbuilders
and Engineers (GRSE) Ltd has signed a USD 12.7-million
contract to build an ocean-going vessel for the government of
Guyana in the Caribbean region in South America, an official
said on Thursday.

The 1,700-tonne vessel is to be used on the coastal
and riverine areas of Guyana and will be equipped with two
caterpillar marine diesel engines coupled with twin disc
reduction gear boxes to achieve a speed of 15 knots, the GRSE
official said.

In a major boost to its export initiatives, the
Kolkata-based defence PSU signed the contract on Wednesday
with the Harbour Department, Ministry of Public Works of the
Government of Guyana for constructing the ocean-going vessel,
the official said.

“This project shall further consolidate GRSE”s
position as a unique shipyard with all round capability to
design and build warships and vessels for export with state-
of-the-art technology,” he said.

GRSE has the capability to construct 20 ships
concurrently, spread across its three production locations
here, the official said. PTI AMR

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