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Commissioning of INS Karanj, Mumbai

10 March 2021
  • On 10 March 2021, INS Karanj, the third of the P75 Kalvari-class submarine, was commissioned by the hands of former Chief of Naval Staff Admiral V S Shekhawat, PVSM, AVSM, VrC (Retd.)
  • The event marked the presence of Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh, FOC-in-C (West) VAdm R Hari Kumar, CWP&A VAdm Sandeep Naithani, CMD MDL VAdm Narayan Prasad (Retd.) and several other dignitaries.
  • INS Karanj is totally built by Indian shipyard Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) based on the French Scorpene® design.
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Launch of Vagir, Mumbai

12th November 2020
  • On Nov 12th 2020, Vagir, the fifth of P75 SCORPENE®-class submarine, totally built by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) in partnership with Naval Group was launched by Smt Vijaya Shripad Naik, wife of Shri Shripad Naik, Minister of State for Defence.
  • This event highlights the success of indigenous submarines construction programme and strategic Indo-French partnership.
  • Naval Group India's Project Office Director Mr Francois-Xavier Briffod attended the event.
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BharatShakti's 5th Defence Attache's Conclave 2020, New Delhi

10th November 2020
  • Proud participant to BharatShakti's 5th Defence Attache's Conclave 2020 with top brass of India's Armed Forces including IndianNavy, DefenceMinsitry, DRDO & Industries focusing on Aatmanirbhar & MakeInIndia
  • Naval Group India had great discussion in understanding the needs of the customer through indigenous efforts, foreign collaboration & building up India's defence manufacturing ecosystem.

Pierre Éric Pommellet becomes Chairman and CEO of Naval Group

Monday, April 06, 2020
  • The President of the Republic has ratified the proposal made by Naval Group’s Board of Directors to appoint Pierre Éric Pommellet as Chairman of the group’s Board of Directors and to delegate to him the duties of Chief Executive Officer.
  • Pierre Éric Pommellet said: “It is an honour and an immense pride to serve Naval Group, a 400-year-old and now international and forward-looking company".
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DEFEXPO 2020, Lucknow

03 to 09 February 2020
  • Naval Group showcased important defence products such as SMX 3.0 submarine, F21 Torpedo, Belh@rra & Naval Xplore.
  • This event was graced by the presence of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh, Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and other dignitaries as well.
  • Naval Group won the prestigious Aerospace and Defense Award for the "Best Foreign OEM supporting Make in India".
  • Naval Group was honoured to have the visit of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (CISC), Deputy Chief of Naval Staff, H.E French Ambassador to India, Chief of Materiel and many others on our pavillion during Defexpo.
  • Naval Group hosted an Industry interaction to enhance important industrial alliances with key Indian partners for future projects.
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NAVARMS 2019, New Delhi

12 to 13 December 2019
  • Proud participant at 4th International Seminar and Exhibition on Naval Armaments and Weapon Systems - NAVARMS 2019.
  • Naval Group Expert Mr Jerome Frizon delivered a speech on TORPEDO ELECTRICAL PROPULSION - A cutting edge sea proven solution.

H.E FRENCH AMBASSADOR TO INDIA VISITS MDL

22 November 2019
  • Strengthening IndoFrench partnership in submarine building, H.E French Ambassador to India - Mr Emmanuel Lenain visits MDL
  • He interacted with the Indian shipyard and Naval Group team and was satisfied with the status of the current project.
  • He believed that this collaboration with Make In India principle, illustrates the robustness of our strategic partnership.

2nd NAVAL GROUP IT MANAGER's MEET 2019

4 to 7 November 2019
  • Naval Group India was proud to host the 2nd Naval Group IT Manager's Meet 2019 in Goa.
  • The meet had IT Manager's from 16 subsidiaries of Naval Group, all over the world.
  • The meet empowered IT Managers to be creative, sense thier potential and bring a revolutionary change.

INMEX SMM MUMBAI 2019

3 to 5 October 2019
  • From 3rd to 5th October 2019, Naval Group exhibits at SMM INMEX in Mumbai, the international trade show and conference for the Shipping and Maritime Industry in India.
  • Naval Group showcased high tech naval equipments like Propulsion system, Gearboxes, Landing Grid, Vertical launching system-SYLVER, Heat Exchangers and other capabilities.
  • The event had various discussion on future projects with our customers - Indian Navy and Indian MSMEs.
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COMMISSIONING OF INS KHANDERI, MUMBAI

28 September 2019
  • On 28 September 2019, INS Khanderi, the second of P75 SCORPENE®-class submarine, was commissioned by the hands of Hon'ble Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh.
  • The event marked the presence of Union Minister of State for Defence Shri Shripad Naik, Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Shri Arvind Sawant, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh, CMD MDL Commodore Rakesh Anand (IN Retd.) and several other dignitaries.
  • Naval Group's Executive Vice President Programmes Mr Olivier DL Bourdonnaye and Consulate General of France in Mumbai Mrs Sonia Barbary also attended the event.
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IWCEM 2019 TECH MEET, JAIPUR

31st August 2019
  • Naval Group India was a proud participant to IWCEM 2019 Tech Meet with IndianNavy, DRDO & Industries.
  • The event focused on technologies, innovation and research & development.

INDIAN NAVY AND FICCI's INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON 'NATION BUILDING THROUGH SHIPBUILDING'

25th July 2019
  • Chairman & CEO Mr Herve Guillou delivered a speech on "Advances made by Indian shipbuilding industry and potential partnership with foreign shipbuilders for global export potential"
  • NG India CMD RAdm Rahul Shrawat delivered speech on industrial perspective on building India's future navy
  • Event was attended by top brass of Indian Navy and MOD

LAUNCH OF INS VELA, MUMBAI

6th May 2019
  • On May 6th 2019, INS Vela, the fourth of P75 SCORPENE®-class submarine, totally built by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) in partnership with Naval Group was launched by Smt Veena Ajay Kumar, wife of Dr Ajay Kumar, IAS, Secretary Defence Production, Ministry of Defence.
  • This event highlights the success of indigenous submarines construction programme of the Government of India.
  • Naval Group's SVP International Industrial Development Mr Massi Begous and Consulate General of France in Mumbai Mrs Sonia Barbary attended the event.
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CELEBRATION OF 10 YEARS IN INDIA, MUMBAI

18 September 2018
  • Naval Group celebrated 10 successful years of business in India.
  • From a humble start in 2008 as DCNS India with 10 employees, Naval Group India is now proud to have a team of over 50 professionals.
  • Indian team is specialised in engineering, supply chain and project management while building a sound industrial ecosystem .
  • Naval Group India is significantly extending our presence in India to finish the prestigious P75 submarine project while gearing up to take the lead for the maintenance of these submarines built on the Scorpène® design .
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DEFEXPO 2018, CHENNAI

11-14 April 2018
  • Naval Group showcased important defence products such as Scorpene® submarine, F21 Torpedo, Canto ATDS, Barracuda and Belharra models.
  • This event was graced by the presence of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba and other dignitaries as well.
  • GSL and Naval Group enhanced their coperation in the field of naval simulators.

CSR WITH PRIME MINISTER NATIONAL RELIEF FUND, DELHI

12 MARCH 2018
  • CMD Radm RK Shrawat (retd.) handed the contribution to Shri Agnikumar Das, Under Secretary, PMNRF.
  • Naval Group participates in its own way to "Sankalp se Siddhi" (Pledge for New India).
  • This is in line with vision of India, reaching new heights of success and development.
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COMMISSIONING OF INS KALVARI, MUMBAI

14 DECEMBER 2017
  • Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi commissioned the first ‘Make in India’ submarine built by MDL under TOT from Naval Group.
  • The Event saw August gathering of Defence Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Chief Minister of Maharasthra Shri Devendra Fadnavis, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba, CMD MDL Commodore Rakesh Anand (IN Retd.) and several other dignitaries.
  • Naval Group's Chairman & CEO Mr Herve Guillou and H.E French Ambassador to India Mr Alexandre Ziegler attended the event.
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INAUGURATION OF 'BONJOUR INDIA', DELHI

18 NOVEMBER 2017
  • French minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Union Minister of State for Culture, GoI, unveil "The Experience": an immersive and interactive multimedia journey to the heart of the Indo-French relationship.
  • Naval Group is proud partner to this Indo-French event to be conducted around India between November 2017 and February 2018.
  • Event was attended by top brass of French and Indian industry leaders from defence, energy and space industries among many others.

SMM-INMEX, MUMBAI

03-05 OCTOBER 2017
  • Naval Group showcased high tech naval equipment like stealth gearbox, helicopter landing grid, heat exchanger, missile launcher and other capabilities.
  • MD Mr Bernard Buisson and Naval Group's Sales Director Mr David Reveillard extended invite to Indian industry to support Naval Group to increase indigenous content for future naval projects
  • Naval Group India signed Letter of Intent with two companies – Kirloskar Pneumatic Company Limited and Vajra Rubber
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INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON BUILDING INDIA'S FUTURE NAVY: TECHNOLOGY IMPERATIVES BY FICCI, DELHI

14 February 2017
  • V Adm Bertrand Aubriot discussed possible build strategies for future aircraft carrier and shared views on Naval Group's approach in Cyber Security on naval platforms
  • MD Mr Bernard Buisson delivered speech on industrial perspective on building India's future navy
  • Event was attended by top brass of Indian Navy and MOD

GLOBAL CEO CONCLAVE AT AERO INDIA 2017 SHOW BY APEDB, BANGALORE

14 February 2017
  • DCNS Energies along with DCNS India proposed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) CEO Shri J. Krishna Kishore
  • LOI was presented in presence of Hon’ble Civil Aviation Minister Shri P. A. Gajapathi Raju
  • This LOI is meant to collaborate on the industrialisation of future Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) plant for Andaman & Nicobar Islands of India and its related systems
  • Event was attended by Dr. G. S. Reddy - Scientific Advisor to Defence dignitaries from Ministry of Defence and Government of Andhra Pradesh
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DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF SUBMARINE FOR INDIAN NAVY BY FICCI, DELHI

22 November 2016
  • Captain Stephan Meunier presented Naval Group's expertise on F21 and seamless integration with combat management system of submarine
  • DCNS India MD Mr Bernard Buisson delivered speech during valedictory session on success of submarine building in India through P75
  • Event was attended by top brass of Indian Navy, DRDO and MOD

Continued Education Program, INS Shivaji

29 April 2016
  • Naval Group's experts Mr Jean Marc Scourzic and Mr Michel Casseindre delivered lecture on propulsion system integration.
  • Attended by key naval officers and experts from propulsion domain.
  • INS Shivaji is an Indian Naval station located at Lonavala, Maharashtra and houses Naval College of Engineering which trains officers of the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard.

Make in India for Indian Navy by FICCI, Delhi

18-19 April 2016
  • V Adm Bertrand Aubriot presented Naval Group's expertise on aircraft carrier propulsion
  • DCNS India MD Mr Bernard Buisson delivered speech on future of shipbuilding in India
  • Event was attended by top brass of Indian Navy and MOD

Defexpo, Goa

28-31 March 2016
  • DCNS showcased important defence products such as Scorpene® submarine, Landing Platform Dock, Aircraft Carrier, FREMM Frigate and Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion model.
  • This event was graced by the presence of Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, DIPP Secretary Mr Amitabh Kant, Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar, CNS Admiral RK Dhowan and other dignitaries a well.

Make in India Week, Mumbai,

13-18 February 2016
  • DCNS India participated in the defence pavilion exhibiting a few DCNS products such as Scorpene® submarine, Landing Platform Dock, Aircraft Carrier, FREMM Frigate and Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion model.
  • The pavilion was visited by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, DIPP Secretary Mr Amitabh Kant, Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar, CNS Admiral RK Dhowan and other dignitaries a well.

International Fleet Review, Vizag

4-7 February 2016
  • Naval Group's OTEC technology was represented as part of Indian Navy’s Green Initiative
  • Visited by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar, CM (Andhra Pradesh) Shri Chandrababu Naidu, CNS Adm RK Dhowan and key naval officers.

Make in India Workshop by MDL, Mumbai

20 June 2015
  • DCNS was represented through its Indian industrial partners SEC and Flash Forge
  • Visited by top management of MDL, CWP&A VAdm GS Pabby and key naval officers

International Symposium for Underwater Technology by NIOT, Chennai

22-24 February 2015
  • International seminar and event on underwater technologies
  • Participants from Japan, Europe, USA and others
  • DCNS showcased Nautile and OTEC among other technologies