GOA. RAdm Aurangzeb Chowdhury, Director General, Bangladesh Coast Guard visited Goa Shipyard Limited on August 28, 2018. RAdm Shekhar Mital, NM (Retd) CMD GSL conducted DG 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 last 3 years.
He was taken around Ships that are under construction at GSL. The DG was also apprised of the ambitious GSL modernization plan and which has resulted into tripling the shipbuilding capacity of the company, besides creating one of its kind facility for GRP based MCMVs indigenously.
The DG appreciated GSL’s efforts in upgradation of the Shipyard, making it future ready and congratulated them for successful completion of Quality Ship building projects, including Exports Projects, well within contractual timeframe. RAdm Chowdhury evinced keen interest in GSL products range and capabilities and hoped to take Defence cooperation with GSL in near future.