India’s state of Andhra Pradesh wants to set up India’s most advanced ship recycling facility. This is a yard that not only meets the standards set by the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Recycling of Ships, but is also approved by the European Union. Union from the beginning.
The project is being driven by Ravindranath Reddy, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Andhra Pradesh Maritime Commission, and what he envisions as the largest joint effort between the southeastern state and Alang (now India’s ship recycling centre). It states that the difference is that there will be no beach launches.