GSL delivers fuel barge to Indian navy
goa shipyard Limited (gsl) has delivered the second fuel barge to the indian navy on december 2 – 33 days ahead of contractual delivery schedule. it was recently inducted into the navy.
The navy needed self-propelled 1,000-tonne fuel barges, with a view to fuel big ships like INS Vikramaditya. The first fuel barge was delivered on August 17. The fuel barge’s role is to replenish low-speed and high-speed diesel and aviation fuel.