Union Minister Nitin Gadkari & Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan laid foundation for Indias largest Dry Dock at Cochin Shipyard
The new Dry Dock is being constructed at a cost of Rs 1799 Crore and is expected to be completed by May 2021.
It will be 310m long, 75 m wide, with a depth of 13 m and drought of 9.5m.
It will be designed to handle both shipbuilding and repairs, and bear a load up to 600 T/m.
It will have a water treatment plant and Green Belt Development.