Vasco: Jaideep Mazumdar, the Indian Ambassador to the Philippines, visited Goa Shipyard Ltd on Tuesday. GSL CMD B B Nagpal conducted the ambassador around the shipyard and apprised him of the various shipbuilding, ship repair activities and the expertise available at GSL, besides the recent Export Projects, successfully completed by GSL in the last three years.
Mazumdar was taken around ships that are under various stages of construction at GSL. The Ambassador was apprised of the ambitious GSL modernization plan and progress thereof.
During the visit, a presentation was made to the Ambassador on the emergence of GSL to a frontline shipyard & largest exporter of warships from India, capable of designing and building ships for various customers, from concept to commissioning.
Notably, GSL has successfully completed multiple prestigious export orders for friendly countries like Myanmar, Srilanka & Mauritius, by delivering all the ships much ahead of delivery schedules and is gearing up to take up new exports projects soon. Recently, GSL has also been entrusted with much complex and weapon intensive Stealth frigate projects for which contract conclusion is in final stages. [H]