Shipping Corporation of India to invest in support vesselsNews // September 4, 2006
India's national flag carrier Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) is planning to acquire a total of 10 offshore support vessels over the next three years, reports Business Standard.
In the first phase of the project, SCI will acquire five anchor handlers of circa 70 tonnes bollard pull.
The company would acquire five more vessels in the second phase of the prokject.
At present, SCI owns 10 offshore support vessels and manages 21 such vessels for ONGC.
SCI is also bidding for ONGC's new tender for provision of 26 offshore supply vessels.