Cochin Shipyard is planning a shipyard in dist. Kutch, Gujarat.

May 21, 2015

Ports & Harbours

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Cochin Shipyard

Project: Plans a shipyard

Location: Tuna region of Kandla Port, dist. Kutch, Gujarat

Project Detail: The project will spread over 310 hectares. Global expression of interest has been invited for selection of consultant for conducting techno-economic feasibility study (TEFS) for setting up the shipyard and ancillary industries. Kandla Port Trust (KPT) had recently invited Global Expression of Interest for setting up Industries directly requiring waterfront at Port Based Multi-Product Special Economic Zone (PBMSEZ) at Tuna, Gujarat on 5000 hectares (3600 hectares at Kandla & 1400 hectares at Tuna). As a part of CSL’s overall growth agenda, the possibility of setting up a shipyard at Tuna, is being looked into. It is proposed to construct dry docks & allied facilities in order to cater to the building & repair demands of vessels up to Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) size. Setting up of ancillary industries in connection with ship building / repair, ship breaking facility, possibility of accommodating Ultra Large Crude Carriers (ULCC) etc are to be explored.

The scope of the consultant would be:
(i) preliminary engineering (pre-feasibility) study,
(ii) preparation of an indicative layout, identification and finalization of various infrastructure facilities & finalize the indicative layout incorporating the identified requirements,
(iii) setting up ship building/ ship repair/ ship breaking facility
(iv) preparation of block estimate for the infrastructure facilities,
(v) identification of the further studies and investigations to be undertaken during the DPR stage
(vi) Identification and listing of Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ)/ environmental clearance & other statutory/ administrative clearances required
(vii) preliminary market analysis,
(viii) economic analysis &
(xi) techno-economic feasibility study report.


KKP Marketing India is planning a mango pulp-processing project in Gujarat.

September 2, 2011


Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: K K P Marketing India Limited
Project Name: Mango pulp processing unit
Cost: Rs. 200 million
Product: Mango pulp (25-TPD )
Location: Dist Kutch, Gujarat

Current Status: As of July 2011, the project was waiting for the environmental clearance. The project is planned for completion in 12 months from zero date.

Pawanraj Energy is planning a wind power project in Gujarat.

August 13, 2011

Non-Conventional energy

Status: Planning
Promoter : Pawanraj Energy Private Limited
Project Name: Wind power
Capacity: 50 MW
Location: Dist. Kutch, Gujarat

Current Status: As of June 2011, land acquisition was under progress. Power purchase agreement is yet to be signed. The Project is planned for completion sometime in 2013.

Nirma is setting up an integrated cement unit in Gujarat.

July 30, 2011

Cement & Concrete Products

Status: Under Implementation
Promoter: Nirma Limited
Project Name: Integrated Cement Unit
Capacity: Cement – 2 MTPA, Coal Based CPP-63 MW
Cost: Rs. 14,000 million
Location: Kutch, Gujarat
Current Status: As of July 2011, civil works are underway.

Excel Crop Care plans for expansion of its pesticides manufacturing unit in Gujarat.

July 16, 2011

Agricultural Chemicals / Fertilizers

Status: Planning
Promoter: Excel Crop Care Limited
Project Name: Expansion Of Pesticides Manufacturing Unit
Capacity: Pesticides Expansion from: 4 tpd to: 8 tpd
Cost: Rs. 50 Million
Location: Kutch, Gujarat

Current Status: As of July 2011, the project is under planning stage.

Dineshchandra R Agarwal Infracon plans to set up a cement manufacturing unit in Gujarat.

July 16, 2011

Cement & Concrete Products

Status: Planning
Promoter: Dineshchandra R Agarwal Infracon Private Limited
Project Name: Cement Manufacturing Unit
Cost: Rs. 600 Million
Location: Kutch, Gujarat
Current Status: As of July 2011, the project is waiting for environment clearance.

English Indian Clays is setting up a china clay powder manufacturing unit in Gujarat.

June 27, 2011

Organic, Inorganic & Specialty Chemicals

Status: Under Implementation
Promoter: English Indian Clays Limited
Project Name: China Clay Powder Manufacturing Unit
Location: Kutch, Gujarat
Current Status: As of June 2011, work on the project is underway.