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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

IAC achieved major Milestone- successfully completes Basin trials

Kochi: Basin Trials of Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) was held on 30th November 2020 in the presence of Vice Admiral AK Chawla PVSM, AVSM, NM, VSM, ADC, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Southern Naval Command and Shri Madhu S Nair, Chairman and Managing Director Cochin Shipyard Limited. 
Posted Date :  01-12-20

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Landmark day at CSL-Launched five vessels

New Delhi: It was a landmark day at Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) as it launched five (05) vessels at one go from its Building Dock at Kochi and also laid the keel for two (02) vessels. The vessels launched are two 8000 DWT Mini General Cargo Ships for JSW Shipping & Logistics Pvt Ltd and three F
Posted Date :  13-11-20

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Cochin Shipyard Limited signs MoU with Fincantieri Italy

New Delhi:Cochin Shipyard Limited, the largest Shipbuilder in India and M/s. Fincantieri, one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for co-operation in the areas of Design, Ship Building, Ship Repair, Marine Equipment Manufacturing, besides Trainin
Posted Date :  30-10-20

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Delivery and flag-off ceremony of marine ambulance boat for Kerala

New Delhi: The ‘FLAG-OFF’ ceremony of First in the series (CSL Hull No. BY 110) of Three (3) Nos. Marine Ambulance Boat, PRATHEEKSHA, built by Cochin Shipyard Ltd. (CSL), for the Department of Fisheries, Govt. of Kerala, was carried out on 27 Aug 2020 at CSL premises through video-conferencin
Posted Date :  28-08-20

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CSL to deliver the state of the art vessels for Kochi metro

New Delhi: The plate cutting ceremony of the aluminium hull of the hybrid passenger boats for Kochi Metro was held in Cochin Shipyard on 24 Aug 2020. Shri Madu S Nair did the honours in the plate cutting ceremony where the Shri Alkesh Kumar Sharma, MD of Kochi Metro Rail Ltd along with other
Posted Date :  25-08-20

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Cochin Shipyard Ltd Delivered 8 ROPAX Vessels

New Delhi: Cochin Shipyard Ltd company delivered 8 ROPAX vessels to the owners, M/s Inland Waterways Authority of India. The order for construction of 10 No ROPAX vessels was awarded on CSL for operation in strategic locations in National Waterways 1 and 2. The protocol signing ceremony for d
Posted Date :  04-05-20

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46th batch passing out of MRTI trainees

Goa: The 46th batch of Marine Engineering Training Institute, Cochin Shipyard Limited passed out on 05 Dec 2019.The passing out parade was inspected by the Honourable District Collector, Shri S Suhas, IAS, who was the chief Guest on the occasion.   Shri S Suhas, IAS later on addressed th
Posted Date :  07-12-19

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Block Eerection by 104 and by 105

Kochi: The block erection of the vessels built for the Inland Waterways Authority of India BY 104 and BY 105 were held on 28 Oct 2019 at CSL. Shri Suresh Babu N V, Director (Ops) and Shri Mathew George, Director IWAI, Kochi did the honours for BY 104 and BY 105 respectively.
Posted Date :  30-10-19

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Cochin Shipyard Limited conferred the CSR excellence awards 2019

New Delhi: Cochin Shipyard Limited conferred the “CSR excellence awards 2019” on recognition of its CSR initiatives in the following categories:-   (a) Golden Award - Healthcare-Sanitation (b) Platinum Award - Education-Special Education   Rotary International is introdu
Posted Date :  21-10-19

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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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