Dec 15, 2006
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has bagged the contract to implement end-to-end solutions for national carrier Shipping Corporation of India. TCS will implement software solutions which will enable SCI to connect ships plying anywhere to headquarters. The contract is a part of the earlier initiative of Shipping Corporation of India, to have in place an automisation programme, to enable it to compete with private and global shipping companies. The 22 months contract will involve four months of consultation and 18 months of execution. Officials of both the companies have not divulged the size of the contract.