Kolkata – Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd. (GRSE), commemorated World Environment Day 2023 by organising a series of impactful events aimed at promoting environmental awareness and sustainable practices. With the active participation of its executives and employees, GRSE reaffirmed its commitment to environmental stewardship and a greener future.
As part of the World Environment Day celebrations, a tree plantation drive was conducted at the GRSE premises in Kolkata on June 5, 2023. The event witnessed the involvement of the Chairman & Managing Director, GRSE, Cmde PR Hari IN(Retd.), Director (Finance) & Additional Charge Director (Personnel), GRSE, R.K. Dash, Director (Shipbuilding), GRSE, Cdr. Shantanu Bose, IN (Retd.), Chief Vigilance Officer, GRSE, Mihir Kumbhakar, ITS, Senior Officers of GRSE along with a dedicated team of employees. The tree plantation drive aimed to enhance the green cover, improve air quality, and contribute to the overall ecological balance.
In addition to the tree plantation drive, GRSE organised a Bi-Cycle rally, showcasing GRSE’s commitment to sustainable transportation and promoted the use of eco-friendly modes of commuting. GRSE has already implemented e-cars for transportation of senior executives of the company. Continuing the World Environment Day festivities, GRSE encouraged employees to express their creativity and highlight the significance of sustainable practices through a poster competition centered around the theme of environmental preservation.
GRSE’s celebration of World Environment Day underscores its commitment to corporate social responsibility and sustainability. The company acknowledges the vital role it plays in environmental preservation within the maritime industry and continually strives to integrate eco-friendly practices across its operations.