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Cochin Shipyard Limited is the largest shipbuilding and maintenance facility in India. It is part of a line of maritime-related facilities in the port-city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India. Of the services provided by the shipyard are building platform supply vessels and double-hulled oil tankers.

Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) is the largest shipbuilding and maintenance facility in India. It is part of a line of maritime-related facilities in the port-city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India.
 
Of the services provided by the shipyard are building platform supply vessels and double-hulled oil tankers. Presently it is building the first range of indigenous aircraft carriers for the Indian Navy, the Vikrant-class aircraft carriers.
 
Cochin Shipyard was incorporated in 1972 as a Government of India company, with the first phase of facilities coming online in 1982. The company has Miniratna status. The yard has facilities to build vessels up to 1.1 million tons and repair vessels up to 1.25 million tons, the largest such facilities in India. In August 2012, the Government of India announced plans of divestment to raise capital of Rs. 15 billion (15,000 million Rupees) for further expansion through an Initial Public Offering (IPO) towards the end of the fiscal year. However, this did not materialise until August 2017, when the company conducted its IPO and listed its shares on the BSE and NSE.
 
The government finalised the decision of stake sale on 18 November 2015. 33.9 million (33.9 million) shares of face value Rs. 10 Each will be sold, out of which the government is holding 113,000 shares while the others are fresh equity.
 
The shipyard also trains graduate engineers in marine engineering. Around one hundred students are trained each year.

Cochin Shipyard Limited news

Cochin Shipyard Ltd Celebrated Marine Ambulance Keel Laying Ceremony

New Delhi: The Keel Laying ceremony of Marine Ambulance boats (BY 110) being built for the Department of Fisheries, Government of Kerala was held today, 20th Sep 2019 at Assembly Shop.   Smt J Mercykutty Amma, Honurable Minister of Fisheries, Harbour Engineering and Cashew Industries, Go
Posted Date :  20-09-19

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CSL wins Rajbhasha Kirti Puraskar

New Delhi: Cochin Shipyard won the Rajbhasha Kirti Puraskar 2018-19 at a function held in connection with the celebration of Hindi Day, in Vigyan Bhavan, Delhi on 14 Sep 2019.   C&MD, Shri Madhu S Nair received the award from the Honourable Home Minister. Smt Saritha G, Asst Manager (HIn
Posted Date :  16-09-19

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Hindi Month Celebrated commenced at Cochin Shipyard Ltd

New Delhi: The Hindi Month Celebrations commenced at CSL on 03 Sep 2019. The activities and various competitions are planned during the month involving the employees and also the children from the nearby schools.Shri Ramesh K J, Chief General Manager inaugurated the function by lamp at CSL Admin
Posted Date :  12-09-19

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STEEL CUTTING OF 8000 T CARGO VESSEL

New Delhi: The Steel cutting ceremony of 8000 T DWT Mini General Cargo Ships Ship No.025-028 for M/s Utkarsh Advisory Services Pvt Ltd (JSW Group) was held on 4 Sep 2019 at CSL. Shri Pranab K Jha, Vice President (Shipping) JSW Seel Ltd did the honours, in the presence of C&MD, Directors and other
Posted Date :  07-09-19

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