ICG to buy 28 Global Maritime Distress and Safety System

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) intends to procure 28 Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) Console for Maritime Rescue Sub Centers (MRSCs).

The equipment should be GMDSS complaint in accordance with IMO, ITU-R regulations, and SOLAS conventions and capable of operating in saturated electromagnetic environment. The system should be capable of operating in VHF, MF and HF bands and should be designed for high performance, perfect reliability, ease of operation, efficiency of service in accordance with international regulations for maritime telecommunications such as radio regulations, ITU-R and SOLAS conventions.

For more details/specifications, click on the link under the DS RFP category: https://thedefencespace.com/2023/06/08/rfp-for-28-global-maritime-distress-safety-system/

Noteworthy, the categorization of this procurement is under ‘Buy (Indian)’ with the mandatory requirement of minimum of 60% Indigenous Content (IC).