“Marine & Defence” has been formed exclusively to cater to the requirements of Marine and Defence sector including Indian Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) Shipyards, Indian Navy, Indian Coastguard , Indian Army, Indian Air force, Ordnance Factories, Civil & Marine Ships, MES and all other Defence establishments.
Our facilities are approved by IRS for production of Marine grade products. We are also registered vendors for pumps and valves for the Indian Navy, DGS & D, and registered with DGQA. We have had the privilege to be associated with the Indian Navy. We have supplied AC sea water and chilled water pumps for INS Viraat, INS Ranjit, INS Ranvijay & Salvage pumps for INS Makar Survey Ship.
We are also developing exclusive products such as canned motor pumps for on board requirements of the Indian Navy. Also, high head pumps for high altitude requirements of the Indian Army have been developed.
We have been supplying valves for marine for the past one year to India’s premier defence ship building yard viz Mazgaon Dock Ltd. One such order was for supply of 600 mm DNV certified underwater valves for one of their foreign customer. These valves are used for fire-fighting (FI-FI valves) for the vessel and for fire-fighting assistance to the distressed vessels at seashore. With the expertise available at KBL, we would be able to cater to the requirements of design and development of pumps for new projects as well as reverse engineering for replacement equipment with the shipyards.
Our efforts in developing Fine Water Pump Package for ONGC’s offshore platform and reactor feed water pumps (sodium pump) for Nuclear Power Corporation of India for their Indira Gandhi Atomic Power Project at Kalppakkam, without any foreign know-how, have been recognised by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FICCI) by awarding us the prestigious ‘Import Substitution Award’ twice.