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Indian Navy, Coast Guard to get Cooper manufactured diesel engines soon

Discussion in 'Indian Navy' started by Ankit Kumar 001, Oct 22, 2017.

  1. Ankit Kumar 001

    Ankit Kumar 001 Major REGISTERED

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    The Indian Navy and the Indian Coast Guard will soon have their respective vessels installed with small and medium-sized diesel engines manufactured byCooper Corporation,one of the leading manufacturers of engines in India.

    A strategic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in this regard was inked between Cooper Corporation and Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd. (GRSE), a Government of India undertaking.

    The MoU was signed by Sarvjit Singh Dogra, Director (Finance) on behalf of GRSE and Farrokh N. Cooper, Chairman and Managing Director, Cooper Corporation.

    This collaboration aims at setting up a fully indigenous product line of marine diesel engines specifically designed and developed for Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard, a home-grown alternative to multinational brands currently available in the market.

    Cooper Corporation will helm the design and manufacture of these diesel engines for marine DG set application, ranging from 50 KW - 500 KW.

    GRSE will integrate these DG set at theirDiesel Engine Plant (DEP) at Ranchi and subsequently sell it to their prospective customers- Indian Navy, Indian Coast Guard, Shipbuilders in India and abroad.

    Farrokh Cooper said, "It's a very proud moment for us to be associated with Government of India - Ministry of Defence and a big achievement for a company which has graduated from cast iron engine components to contemporary engines. We are glad to partnerwith GRSE and will provide our best-in-class marine diesel engines armed with superior design and manufacturing quality to offer efficient and path-breaking power supply solutions for the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard.This effort is in line with promoting Government's Make-in-India initiative."

    Sarvjit Singh Dogra said, "We are happy topartner with Cooper Corporation for the development of high quality, clean and fuel-efficientenginesto meet the requirements of Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard.This MoU will facilitate mutual sharing of best practices and expertise, making it a fine example of engineering, technology and product innovation collaboration between GRSE and Cooper Corporation."

    Cooper Corporation operates out of 11 plants in Satara, Maharashtra, with the help of experienced consultants from all over the world. Its products have a global appeal and acceptance, including in places like Central America, Africa, South Africa, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Russia, Ukraine, UAE, Vietnam and Afghanistan.
    https://m.economictimes.com/news/de...-diesel-engines-soon/articleshow/61114993.cms
     
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    Applications
    1. Power Generation

    60% of our manufactured engines go for power generation application, thus serving the people with Power.

    2. Home Van / Refrigeration of Bus
    Typical requirement of variable speed with low and high range of torques makes this application versatile. Our 2 cylinder engine serves this application. Compact size and low weight of our engine suits this application better than any available engines.

    3. High End Drills for Mining & Drilling Application
    Cooper engines with variable speed output from 10 hp to 280 hp power requirement suit this application.

    4. Construction Equipment Manufacturing
    Wide variety of construction equipment like compressors, cranes, mixers, earth moving equipment, are operated by professionals with consummate ease.

    5. Pump Applications
    Dependable power for Pumping Solutions with options of electronic control panel / Cold starting kit / Coolant Heat Exchanger / Dual starting, etc. Engine ratings are suitable for continuous duty dewatering pumps / industrial pumps and emergency duty Fire Pump sets.

    6. Marine and Defence
    Cooper engines are rugged and designed to operate within the ambient temperature band of -20 Deg C to +50 Deg C. High altitude capability makes the engine suitable for various defence stationary, wheeled and tracked applications. Cooper has manufactured engines that can be suitable for marine main propulsion and also auxiliary gensets.

    7. Automotive
    Engine can be used for automotive application. Cooper Engine output is up to 280 HP.

    8. Tractor
    Engines for Tractor application requires typical high end torque at lower rpm. Our Cylinder engine is equipped with the required potency to deliver the desired speeds and torque, for various agriculture & commercial applications.

    http://engines.coopercorp.in/application
     
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    Cooper corporation and GRSE both companies has been well known of thier products.Hope both companies proposal for defence work will boost productivity.
     
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    proud_indian 2nd Lieutant FULL MEMBER

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    I am so amazed to know about so many hidden gems India have that people like me didn't know about.

    @
    GSLV Mk III
    even you haven't posted anything about this company!
     
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    kurup 2nd Lieutant IDF NewBie

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    Cooper Corp is an Indian company ????? :eek: Never knew such a company even existed .
     
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    Yeah...true never heard of this company before....seems like smaller companies like these will be more helpful in realizing the dream of indigenousization than big ones....
     
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