Defence Ministry Signs Contract With CSL For Upgrading INS Beas

  • Mid-life upgrade and Re-powering contract with Kochi-based Cochin Shipyard Limited
  • Overall cost of Rs.313.42 Cr
  • INS Beas first of the Brahmaputra Class frigate
  • To be Re-powered from steam to diesel propulsion.
  • Expected to be completed in 2026 will then join the Navy fleet
  • Will have modernized weapons and upgraded combat capability
  • The project will involve – More than 50 MSMEs and 3500 employees (New Job Opportunities)
  • A Make-in-India initiative
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