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Ennore port

Ennore Port, officially renamed Kamarajar Port Limited, is located on the Coromandel Coast about 24 km north of Chennai Port,Chennai, it is the 12th major port of India, and the first port in India which is a public company. The Kamarajar Port Limited is the only corporatised major port and is registered as a company. The Centre holds a stake of about 68 per cent in the Kamarajar Port Limited and ... Read More »

Sethusamudram Corporation Ltd

Sethusamudram Shipping Canal Project is a proposed project that would link Palk Bay and the Gulf of Mannar between India and Sri Lanka by creating a shipping channel through the shallow sea called Sethusamudram and through a chain of islands collectively called Adam’s Bridge, Ramar Palam, Ram Sethu and similar names. This would provide a continuously navigable sea route in and around the Indian Peninsula. Type : Government of India Industry : ... Read More »

Dredging Corporation of India

Dredging Corporation of India Limited, or DCI, is a Miniratna Indian public sector unit engaged in the business of dredging. DCI does dredging mainly for Indian seaports, though occasionally it dredges at foreign seaports in countries such as Taiwan and Dubai. It is mainly involved in maintenance dredging; almost all the maintenance dredging in Indian seaports is carried out by DCI. DCI is also involved in capital dredging, ... Read More »

Cochin Shipyard Limited

Cochin Shipyard was incorporated in the year 1972 as a fully owned Government of India company. In the last three decades the company has emerged as a forerunner in the Indian Shipbuilding & Shiprepair industry. This yard can build and repair the largest vessels in India. It can build ships upto 1,10,000 DWT and repair ships upto 1,25,000 DWT. The ... Read More »

Shipping Corporation of India Limited

The Shipping Corporation of India was established on October 2nd, 1961, by the amalgamation of Eastern Shipping Corporation and Western Shipping Corporation. Starting out as a marginal Liner shipping Company with just 19 vessels, the SCI has today evolved into the largest Indian shipping Company. The SCI also has substantial interests in various segments of the shipping trade. SCI’s owned fleet ... Read More »

Inland Waterways Authority of India,

India has an extensive network of inland waterways in the form of rivers, canals, backwaters and creeks. The total navigable length is 14,500 km, out of which about 5200 km of river and 4000 km of canals can be used by mechanised crafts. Freight transportation by waterways is highly under-utilised in India compared to other large countries and geographic areas like the United States, China and the European Union. The total cargo moved (in ... Read More »

Hooghly Dock & Port Engineers Limited

HOOGHLY DOCK & PORT ENGINEERS LIMITED (HDPEL), situated at Kolkata, is one of the oldest shipyards in India. It was established in 1819 in private sector and called as Hooghly Docking & Engineering Company Limited. Subsequently, Port Engineering Works (PEW), which was with M/s. Andrew Yule & Company, was merged with Hooghly Docking & Engineering Company Limited, the Hooghly Dock ... Read More »

Central Inland Water Transport Corporation Limited

Central Inland Water Corporation Limited (CIWTC LTD) was incorporated in May 1967 as a Govt. of India Undertaking after taking over the business from a loss making erstwhile sterling company, namely River Steam Navigation & Co. (RSN & Co.). It is under the administrative control of Ministry of Shipping (MOS), Govt. of India. Type : PSU Industry : Shipping Founded ... Read More »