Cochin Shipyard Ltd, the governmental Indian shipyard, has begun with the construction of four passengers and cargo boats for the administration of Andaman and Nicobar Islands helped by the naval construction initiative “Make in India” governmental support.
The shipyard located in Asturias is the first one in Spain to build a Service Operation Vessel, breanking into a new market sector.
Official tests will take place in the platform during summer time in the Vigo’s Bay. It will be sent to Scotland afterwards, center of reference on this technology.
The factory situated at Ríos, and which has passed a creditor’s meeting, is on plain activity within the naval reparation and with the last construction of a “pincheiro”.
Naval sector starts to redeem from its harm after the last tax lease crisis and, for the first time, gets a full of working load within the shipyards.
Shipyard working load is spread along Vigo allowing small shipyards to get several contracts and the bigger ones are waiting to clear out financial obstacles.