WELCOME TO KSMDCL
Kerala State Maritime Development Corporation Limited is a fully owned Government Company incorporated on 06th December 1994 with the objective to Carry on, promote, establish, administer, own and run, improve and counsel, finance, engage in developing ports, acquire ships and operate them for coastal and Gulf shipping routes, engage in dredging, ship repairs, transportation of commodities etc. At present the Company is mainly engaged in dredging operation mainly for the Port Department and the Harbour Engineering Department of Government of Kerala. The Corporation has successfully undertaken a number of projects outside Kerala too. It is also the Nodal Agency for the implementation of Coastal Shipping Project of the Government of Kerala and the Port Department. We are the one and only Nodal Agency of M/s. Pneuma srl, Italy for technology service for Dam Desilting operation.
As against the authorized Share Capital of 10 Crores, the paid up capital of the Company is 999.99 lakhs ( including share capital advance) fully subscribed by Government of Kerala.
The management of the company is vested with the Board of Directors consisting of 8 members including the Managing Director and two Government nominees. Shri.K. Babu, Honorable Minister for Excise, Fisheries & Ports, Government of Kerala has been the Chairman of the Board. Shri.K.K Rajendran, Managing Director is the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He is assisted mainly by Marine Engineer / Technical Manager, Owner’s Representative of TSD Sindhuraj, Asst. Manager (P&A), Finance Manager and other staff etc.
The Company is mainly engaged in dredging activities both inside and outside Kerala. Trailer Suction Dredgers and Cutter Suction Dredgers are used for the dredging works. The Corporation has secured ISM certification from Director General of Shipping / Indian Register of Shipping complying with requirements under International Safety Management (ISM) code.
The staff of Kerala State Maritime Development corporation Limited are mainly Government Employees on Deputation or Working arrangement basis from Government Departments. It has engaged contract employees also based on performance, skill and efficiency, duly selected by a selection board.
RTI, Act 2005
State Asst. Public Information Officer,
Shri. Muhamed Iqubal V.F
Asst. Manager (P&A)
State Public Information Officer,
Shri. K.C. Lawrence,
Shri. K.K. Rajendran,
Outsourcing works are awarded to parties based on Tenders and quotations as prescribed by Government. Tender forms can be downloaded from this site “www.ksmdcl.org/tenders.php”.