Construction begins in India on new North-West ferry

  • Published on: Nov 23, 2021 - 4:14 PM
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Construction begins in India on new North-West ferry Construction has started in India on the massive US $12.7 million ferry that is expected to ply the Georgetown to North-West route, according to a press release from the Indian High Commission in Guyana. The High Commission stated that a delegation from the Transport and Harbours Department of Guyana’s Ministry of Public Works visited Kolkata, India where the keel-laying ceremony for the vessel was held on November 20. This keel-laying ceremony signals the start of the ship’s construction. The ferry is being constructed under a US $8 million grant and US $10 million Line of Credit assistan …
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