Powerful Performance


11 May 2021

Powerful Performance


11 May 2021

Powerful Performance


25 Mar 2021 to 27 Mar 2021

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Global Tenders

Globally, defence manufacturing companies and governments invite bids through tenders. In an effort to facilitate Indian companies’ participation in these tenders, SIDM provides access to global tenders.

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Domestic Tenders

Having liberalized defence manufacturing, the Government of India periodically releases Requests for Proposal (RFPs) and Requests for Information (RFIs). SIDM encourages manufacturing companies to participate in such government projects and provides timely alerts about the opportunities.

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Indigenisation Opportunity

One of the measures taken as part of the government's efforts to encourage private industry to venture into design & development and manufacture of weapons is releasing a list of defence equipment available for indigenization on a regular basis. SIDM collates such opportunities for the benefit of industry.

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Make in India Projects / Innovations / Challenges

Latest News

  • India clears deal to manufacture LCA Mk1A 'Tejas' fighter jets for the air force

  • #Bengaluru firm IdeaForge wins big army drone deal. Major boost for '#MakeInIndia' in defence sector.

  • Centre leaving no stone unturned in COVID-19 management: Pralhad Joshi

    “The Union government is undertaking COVID-19 management on a war footing and supplying oxygen to various States by 105 trains and has supplied 230 oxygen tankers by cargo flights and 1,142 MT oxygen through 62 tankers of Indian Air Force,” Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Coal and Mines Pralhad Joshi said here on Friday.

  • No oxygen shortage in Nagpur at present: Collector tells HC

    Nagpur: The city can breathe easy at least as far as oxygen supply is concerned at present. In an affidavit filed before Nagpur bench of Bombay high court on Tuesday, collector Ravindra Thakare assured the district was receiving adequate oxygen supply and administration was intensifying its battle against Covid He told the court four tankers were air-lifted from the city by the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) to Angul Steel Plant near Bhubaneswar in Odisha.

  • Haryana CM flags off two oxygen tankers, airlifted by IAF

    Gurgaon : These tankers have been sent to Bhubaneshwar and will carry about 45 tonnes of oxygen. The Chief Minister said that the tankers would ensure uninterrupted oxygen supply for Covid-19 patients. He said that the tankers would return the next day with liquid oxygen supply from the Tata Steel plant in Odisha.

  • O2 tankers fly to Odisha, to return by rail

    Four empty tankers being loaded on IAF’s ‘Gajraj’ on Wednesday Nagpur: A co-ordinated move between state and central agencies on Wednesday saw an Indian Air Force ( IAF ) military transport carrier IL-76MD ‘Gajraj’ taking off with four empty tankers to bring at least 60 metric tonnes of oxygen from a steel plan in Angul (Odisha).

  • The blue economy

    The Indian Navy has done well to prepare itself in advance to assist the government in developing ocean-based commercial activities, including fisheries, energy generation, and sea mining, as a distinct economic sector termed aptly “blue economy”.

  • Convert nitrogen tankers to carry oxygen, steel companies told

    NEW DELHI: The home ministry on Monday modified its order on liquid oxygen use by industries and allowed pharma companies, manufacturers of ampules and vials and defence forces to continue using it. The move came as firms as well as the government intensified their focus on transportation of gas, a key challenge amid claims from the home ministry that there was no shortage of oxygen.

  • AWS and Google Win Israeli Government Contract for Cloud Services

    The Israeli government has chosen AWS and Google Cloud to provide cloud services for the government and defense systems. The Nimbus Project is the government’s initiative to construct a cloud infrastructure and migrate its operations to the cloud.

  • In big boost to Covid fight, Ludhiana steel plant amplifies oxygen production

    IAF to airlift 7 cryogenic tanks from Dubai to transport oxygen 2021-04-26 Amid the horrific condition of Covid-19 pandemic and shortage of oxygen in the country, UAE has extended assistance to India in its fight against the raging pandemic.

  • Two aircraft to airlift oxygen from Odisha

    The Telangana government has pressed two military aircraft (C-17) into service to bring oxygen tankers from Odisha to ensure there is no shortage of medical oxygen in the State as part of COVID treatment. The decision to bring medical oxygen by air has been taken, irrespective of the expenditure incurred on it, to avoid delays in getting it by road from Rourkela steel plant,Odisha.

  • Navy’s aim is to create ecosystem that supports blue economy: Admiral Karambir Singh – Mysuru Today

    Prime News, National (New Delhi), April 24:- The Navy’s aim is to create an enabling ecosystem that supports the blue economy and to support the efforts of the government, Indian Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh said on Friday.

  • Navy outlines plan to quadruple India's blue economy by the year 2050

    India’s so-called “blue economy”, which involves harnessing the vast resources of the ocean in a sustainable, equitable and efficient way, would quadruple by 2050, estimated Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Karambir Singh while explaining how the Indian Navy supports and safeguards this economy.

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