Water taxi service

Navgathi delivers second water taxi to KSWTD at Parassinikkadavu

The new year started with a high when we delivered the second boat in the four water taxi series to Kerala State Water Transport Department in Kannur. The handover took place on 4th January 2021 at the Parassinikadavu boat terminal. The vessels are part of Navgathi Nirva series. Sri. A K Saseendran, Hon. Transport Minister […]

Design of Scrubber Casing

Vessel: 82,938 MT Bulk Carrier Background: In order to comply with IMO 2020 Sulphur cap, the vessel owners intended to install a scrubber on-board the vessel to wash off the Sulphur components from the exhaust. Since there is not enough space to install the scrubber inside the engine room or the funnel, it was decided […]
KSWTD Water Taxi

Nirva water taxi to operate in Parassinikadavu

  Malabar’s most awaited water tourism project “Nirva high-speed water taxi” progresses well at Navgathi yard in Kochi. The vessel will commence its maiden voyage at Parassinikadavu in Kannur during the first week of January 2021. KSWTD’s this new initiative of introducing a water taxi service in Kannur will help rebuild the tourism sector of […]

How to prepare your boat for long term storage

Due to the Covid pandemic, the boat operators have stopped services due to the shortage of passengers. It has resulted in a large number of inactive boats all over the world. In such a scenario, storing the boat outside water is advisable. However, this is not practical in a country like India either due to […]