Indian Oceanographic Research Vessel RV Samudra Ratnakar commissioned

Indian Oceanographic Research Vessel RV Samudra Ratnakar

Kandla: India on Saturday commissioned a deep sea exploration ship RV Samudra Ratnakar at Kandla Port. The state-of-the-art acquisition by Geological Survey of India (GSI) will enable modern geo-scientific oceanographic researches. The Ship has been built by M/s. Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Ulsan, South Korea. The ship arrived at Kandla Port on 8th October 2013 […]

Diesel Locomotive Works – Varanasi makes 5500 HP Locomotive

Diesel Locomotive Works Varanasi 5500 HP Locomotive - WDG5

New Delhi: Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW), Varanasi has made worlds first 5500 HP Locomotive – WDG5 for the Indian Railways. At present only 4000 HP locomotives have been made on 22 tonne axle load. The 5500 HP WDG5 is designed to improve the throughput with higher balancing speeds. The locomotive will be able to achieve […]