November 21 2014 04:52:27.
Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd (GRSE), is the premier Warship building Company in India, under the administrative control of Ministry of Defence. GRSE since 1960, has built 91 warships for various roles, starting from state of the art Frigates & Corvettes to Fast Patrol Boats. GRSE has played a very important role in the defence preparedness of the country and has always risen to the occasion in the national mission of design and construction of warship indigenously.In addition to warships, GRSE has also built & supplied close to 600 vessels to carry men and materials as well as for surveillance of the Coast Line by the Police Forces. Apart from ship building and ship repair, GRSE is one of the few versatile shipyards having its own Engineering and Engine Division. On 5th Sep 2006, GRSE got the status of Mini Ratna- Category I.
The second phase of shipyard modernisation project was completed and the new facility was inaugurated in June 2013. The modernised infrastructure enables the shipyard to undertake construction of large ships using latest modular construction technology.