About Vivada

Vivada Inland Waterways Limited is the largest inland waterways company in India. Established in 1966 as Bunkerers to ocean going vessels, Vivada offers a wide variety of Waterways services. The main operations are controlled from Kolkata, which is the main hub for Inland Water transport in National Waterway 1 and National Waterway 2.

The company has always found a niche place in Inland waterways with high capacity utilization and has a large scope of expansion. Vivada is rated as the forerunner in Inland Waterways, registering constant increase in ton-km of cargo hauled every year and introducing new services in waterways. VIVADA has created a place for itself through INNOVATION, INTEGRITY and INITIATION.

Vivada offers a wide variety of Waterways services: 

Transportation of Bulk POL and Dry Cargo in National Waterways - including the longest route of Kolkata to Assam through the waterways of Bangladesh. We have a fleet of 12 Vessels of various types and capacities ranging from 75 Metric Tonnes to 2200 Metric Tonnes.

Providing Bunker services to vessels calling at Port of Kolkata and Haldia

Providing Logistic solutions for Mega Projects for carriage of "Over Dimensional Cargo" logistics 

Operating Floating Retail Diesel Outlets 

Operating Vehicular Ferry services 

Operating River Cruising with facilities for conferences, parties and receptions

Vivada’s luxury day cruiser, M.V. Ahalya, which cruises on the Ganges with breathtaking views of the Kolkata Skyline, has for the last several years, proved to be the most popular cruise vessel for short cruises, conferences, parties, events and receptions.

The company is the pioneer in River cruises to the Sunderbans in search of the world’s most elusive tiger by introducing the modern luxury cruiser, M.V. Paramahamsa with state of the art facilities.