Dredging Corporation of India

The Dredging Corporation of India Limited (DCI) was set up in the year 1976. The main purpose of this company was to provide the major Indian ports with dredging services.

The Dredging Corporation of India is a premier organization in providing dredging services. The company helps in dredging the ports to ensure the availability of the depth needed for ships to pass easily through channel in the fishing ports, shipping ports, Indian Navy, and other marine organizations. It also provides capital dredging for constructing new harbors, maintenance dredging, and further excavating of existing harbors. The DCI is a public sector unit listed in the Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, and the National stock exchanges.

The Dredging Corporation of India has the one of the most technologically advanced dredging fleet consisting of 10 trailer suction dredger and 2 cutter suction dredgers. With the increasing demand and projected needs, the company has expansion plans of procuring more cutter suction dredgers and trailer suction hopper dredgers to enhance the capability of the company. The company's chief asset is its highly experienced work force.

The Board of Director of the Dredging Corporation of India:

  • Capt. S.S.Tripathi, Chairman and Managing Director
  • Shri Prabhakar, Director(Finance)
  • Shri A.K.Dhar, Director(Finance)
  • Shri Rakesh Srivastava, I.A.S. Joint Secretary(Ports)
  • Cmde. G.V.Ratnam, I.N. (Retd) Director(Operations & Technical)
  • Dr. S. Narasimha Rao, Non-Official Director

The Management body of the Dredging Corporation of India:

  • T.Prasada Rao, Dy.General Manager (HSE)
  • A. Ashok Kumar, Manager (HR)
  • P. Prithvinath Reddy, General Manager (IT)
  • K. Kiriti, General Manager (Finance)
  • P. Sridharan, General Manager (Technology)
  • M.V.R.Murthy, General Manager (Operations)
  • K. A. Sreekanth, Company Secretary
  • P. Rama Rao, General Manager (Marketing)
  • T. V. Rao, (I.O.F.S.) Chief Vigilance Officer
Dredging Corporation of India The main activities of the Dredging Corporation of India:

  • Maintenance Dredging
  • Reclamation of land
  • Capital Dredging
  • Beach Nourishment
The major clients of the Dredging Corporation of India:

  • Kolkata Port Trust
  • Mormugao Port Trust, Goa
  • Mumbai Port Trust
  • Cochin Port
  • Visakhapatnam Port Trust
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, Mumbai
  • Kandla Port Trust
  • Indian Navy, Kochi
  • Indian Navy, Mumbai
  • New Mangalore Port Trust
  • Paradip Port Trust
  • Ennore Port Trust
Head Office:

Dredging Corporation of India Ltd,
(A Government of India Undertaking)
Dredge House, Port Area,
Visakhapatnam - 530035, India
Tel: 00-91-0891-2523250
Fax: 00-91-0891-2560581

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Last Updated on 06/06/2011



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