Modest Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd. (MIPL) delivered 500 Ton Self Propelled Fuel Barge ‘FUEL BARGE 8’ to the Indian Navy on 18th September 2014. This is the 7th Vessel in a series of 7 vessels ordered on MIPL by the Indian Navy.
Thus, MIPL successfully completes the Indian Navy’s order for 7 Fuel Barges. This takes MIPL in the league of those rare Indian Shipyards which have successfully executed the orders from the Indian Navy.
The specs of the vessel are:
Yard No. 320
Name of the Vessel: ‘FUEL BARGE 8’
Length overall: 54.7 mtrs
Beam: 11.0 mtrs
Draft (in full load): 3.0 mtrs
Speed (max): 12 knots @85%MCR
Class: Indian Register of Shipping (IRS).
Date of Delivery: 18.09.2014
Name of the Ship Owner: INDIAN NAVY