Cochin Shipyard Limited becomes first Indian shipyard to build LNG ships
Q. Which Shipyard Ltd has become the first licensed Indian Shipyard to make LNG Ships?- Published on 22 Dec 15
a. Cochin Shipyard Limited
b. Vizag Shipyard Limited
c. Chennai Shipyard Limited
d. None of the above
ANSWER: Cochin Shipyard Limited
Cochin Shipyard Limited, a PSU under the control of the Ministry of Shipping has completed a Mark-III Flex Mock-Up, which has been certified by GTT (Gaztransport et Technigaz), France, thereby completing all requirements to be licensed by GTT to build LNG ships for any client world-wide using their patented membrane containment system known as the Mark-III Technology. This makes CSL, the first Indian shipyard in India to obtain this coveted license from GTT.