Mr. Shripad Naik, Minister of State for
defense visited Goa Shipyard Limited on
June 10th. During the visit, the Minster reviewed the
Projects being executed by GSL as well as its future plans, including the
Missile Frigate Project and MCMV Project.
He laid the keel for 5th Coast
Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel, under construction at GSL in the presence of Cmde
B B Nagpal, CMD GSL and other senior officials of GSL, Indian Coast Guard &
Navy. He was given detailed presentation on progress of ongoing Projects,
upcoming infrastructure as well as GSL’s efforts towards Indigenization, Artificial
Minister taken round the shipyard
The Minister was conducted around the
shipyard and was taken to the upcoming Infrastructure sites under advanced
phase of completion, which will provide GSL indigenous capability to build
weapon intensive high tech Ships for Defense and for Exports.
He took keen interest in ongoing construction
of ships, ongoing modernization, employees’ welfare schemes, implementation of
Govt policies etc and urged GSL to continue the good work of delivering ships
on time and efforts in export market.
assured Minister continued support to complete the project on time
led by Mr Kishor Shet felicitated the Minister on his maiden visit to GSL and
assured him of continued support to the management in ensuring completion of
ongoing projects on time.