Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd.
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Date: 24 Apr, 2014

Welcome to GRSE

The journey began in 1884, with a small factory on the Eastern Bank of river Hooghly. It was named as Garden Reach Workshop (GRW) in 1916. Later, on 19th April 1960, it was taken over by the Government of India. With diversification in engineering products the name was changed to Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd (GRSE) on 1st Jan 1977.There was no looking back and since then GRSE has delivered more than 600 vessels.

GRSE has emerged as a leading shipyard of India, building a wide array of vessels, from world class Frigates to Fast Interceptor Boats. In keeping with the global trends, GRSE has embarked upon modernization of its infrastructural facilities. On 5th Sep 2006, GRSE got the status of Mini Ratna- Category I.

For two consecutive years (2010-11 & 2011-12), GRSE has received the Honorable Raksha Mantri's Award for The Best Performing Shipyard.

GRSE was conferred the PSE Excellence Award 2013 for CSR & Sustainability, in the Miniratna Category. The Award is instituted by Department of Public Enterprises and Indian Chamber of Commerce to recognize and honour the excellent initiatives undertaken by the Central Public Sector Enterprises.

GRSE has won the 2nd Prize (Region C) of the Prestigious Indira Gandhi Rajbhasha Puroskar (11-12) for Official Language Implementation. The Award was presented by the Honorable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, on Sep 14, 2013.

GRSE is the first Ship Building organisation in the country and the first DPSU to get accreditation on Integrated Management System harmonizing ISO 14001:2004 (Environment Management System), BS OHSAS 18001:2007 (Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Standard), and EN ISO 50001:2011 (Energy Management System).

GRSE was conferred with 'Caring Company Award -2013' at the World CSR Congress in Mumbai on February 18, 2013The Institute of Public Enterprises, Hyderabad conferred CSR –Corporate Governance Award on GRSE in 2012.

GRSE has won the prestigious Raksha Mantri's Award in 2006-07 for Import Substitution in developing a "Common Helicopter Traversing System" for handling both ALH and Seaking Helicopter and Innovation in "Design & Manufacturing of Double Lane Bailey Bridge for a vehicular load upto IRC Class 70R".In the year 2007-08, GRSE also won the Raksha Mantri's Award for Import Substitution in "Indigenisation of Centrifugal Pumps of Russian Origin for Warships and Submarines of Indian Navy".

Latest Events

Keel Laid for Two LCU's on April 24, 2013 spacer
ICGS Rajdoot Commissioned on April 22, 2013
Mauritius OPV launched on Aug 02. 2013 spacer
Integrated Shipbuilding Facility inaugurated on 06,June 2013 spacer


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