Tender for port dredgings

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 28 August, 1996, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 28 August, 1996, 12:00am

A global tender has been floated to undertake a massive dredging operation at Calcutta, Cochin, Bombay and Goa ports to ensure proper navigation facilities at these ports, according to the chairman of the Calcutta Port Trust.

The trust has entered into an agreement with the Port of Bordeaux, Reverine port in France, to assist the Calcutta Port Trust in the area of hydrographic surveys and dredging operations.