1. Planning, acquisition including replacement, deployment and maintenance of vessels for anti-smuggling operations in Customs waters.
  2. Administration of technical personnel for operating the vessels, workshops and Central Stores Yard.
  3. Planning, management and training of Group ‘A’, ‘B’ & ‘C’ marine personnel including cadre control of Group ‘B’ marine staff.

Major Marine Projects :-

The Department has procured 109 boats of different categories since 2009 onwards. The technical specifications of these boats are as under:

Category Numbers Length of the boat Engine power Maximum speed
I 24 20M 873 HPx2 25 Knots
II 22 13M 454 HPx2 40 Knots
IIIA 30 9M 250HPx2 30 Knots
IIIB 33 6M 115HPx2 35 Knots