Hindustan Shipyard Limited Visakhapatnam held a colourful Delivery Ceremony on 06 Sep 18 to commemorate Delivery of Yard 11174(Tug Krittika) built for Deendayal Port Trust. This is the 181st vessel delivered by Hindustan Shipyard and the second vessel being delivered in this financial year.
The Tug has been designed and built by Hindustan Shipyard Limited and is capable of developing a 50 Ton Bollard Pull and can achieve speed of 12 Knots. The Tug is equipped with state of the art external fire fighting equipment. During trials she has proved her ability to face rough seas. The tug will be sailing to Gandhidham to join Deendayal Port Trust, covering a distance 2200 nautical mile on her maiden voyage.
On this occasion, Chairman and Managing Director of Hindusthan Shipyard, Rear Admiral L V Sarat Babu hascongratulated all officers, staff members, workmen and all partners of the organization for their concerted efforts in enabling completion of the vessel.