Home / Shipping/ TCI Vice Chairman and MD Agrawal pays courtesy call to Colombo Dockyard

TCI Vice Chairman and MD Agrawal pays courtesy call to Colombo Dockyard

Comments / {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}} Views / Tuesday, 8 May 2018 00:00


Handing over of the token gift (from left): Ship Repairs Head of Marketing Darshana Chandrasekera, Ship Repair Business General Manager Benny Fernando, MD/CEO D.V. Abeysinghe, D.P. Agarwal, Nilan Jayawardena


Colombo Dockyard had the privilege of a courtesy call from D.P. Agarwal, the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Transport Corporation of India (TCI) on 4 May. A veteran in the transportation industry with more than 51 years experience, Agrawal heads the TCI group of companies. 

Colombo Dockyard has been a long-standing business partner with TCI for more than two decades, providing repair and drydocking facilities for the fleet of vessels owned by TCI Seaways Ltd., a subsidiary of TCI. Colombo Dockyard’s services rendered to the TCI fleet of vessels have been appreciated by TCI team, duly conveyed at this meeting. In return, the trust and confidence placed on Colombo Dockyard by the TCI were acknowledged and humbly appreciated.  During this historic visit, a special token gift was handed over to Agarwal by Colombo Dockyard MD and CEO D.V. Abeysinghe to mark over two decades of business relationship between the two companies.  


Share This Article

Facebook Twitter


1. All comments will be moderated by the Daily FT Web Editor.

2. Comments that are abusive, obscene, incendiary, defamatory or irrelevant will not be published.

3. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.

4. Kindly use a genuine email ID and provide your name.

5. Spamming the comments section under different user names may result in being blacklisted.


Today's Columnists

Tawheed is not a misdeed but dirtied by the extreme

Saturday, 25 May 2019

A singular and specific victim of the whole macabre incident of the 21 April Easter Sunday bombings by terrorists in Sri Lanka from a standpoint of Muslims was the maligning, tarnishing and distorting of a term indispensable, necessitous and fundamen

17 things ‘Avengers: Endgame’ teaches us about the state of our superheroes

Friday, 24 May 2019

Art imitates life. Even movies do. Maybe especially so. In these lean times, there’s nothing like a little laughter to stop the press, stem the blood pressure, ease that stress in life. So here goes. Trust you’ll take these tongue-in-cheek. Or pe

Sri Lanka needs urgent surgery!

Friday, 24 May 2019

Sri Lanka was on the slippery slope of a serious crisis, heading for a great disaster of the State, even before the outbreak of Easter Sunday attacks. Now, in the aftermath of the ruthless Easter Sunday attacks, the country’s crisis has become exac

Mangala, Monks, Mangala Sutta and Marx

Friday, 24 May 2019

In the Buddhist belief system, ‘Mangala’ means a ‘blessing’. In the abstract ‘Mangala’ denotes an ‘auspicious sign’. In the ‘Mangala Sutta’, the Buddha has enumerated 38 of the highest blessings that we must or should be guided b

Columnists More