Hindustan Shipyard to build tug quartet for Indian Navy

Indian Navy file photo
INS Gaj, an Indian Navy tug

Hindustan Shipyard (HSL) has been awarded a contract to build four new tugs for the Indian Navy.

HSL emerged the winner of the Rs 260 crore (US$36 million) tender among both public and private sector shipyards.

Each tug will have a bollard pull of 50 tonnes.

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