Maritime and Dredging
India has a maritime heritage that dates back thousands of years and has heavily influenced the evolution of Indian society. However in independent India, the sector has never received the kind of attention it has in the last two years.
- The government has launched a number of major initiatives such as the Sagarmala project, ports modernization, Inland Waterways & Coastal Shipping development.
- To modernise existing port infrastructure and create new ones, to promoting green energy, IT development.
- Project Green Ports’ focuses on sustained growth from an environmental perspective. It aims to install 160.64 megawatts of solar and wind based power systems at all the major ports.