Knowledge Marine & Engineering Works Limited IPO (KMEW IPO) Detail

Mar 9, 2021 - Mar 12, 2021

Incorporated in 2015, Knowledge Marine & Engineering works Limited is primarily engaged in Marine Crafts and Marine Infrastructure Engineering and construction work. It is an established player in the small-crafts business segment in India.

The business operates in two segments; one is owning and operating Marine Craft and another comprised of ancillary services like repairing and maintenance, offering technical manpower solutions, conducting marine hydrographic and magnetometer surveys, etc.

The company has agreements with International Seaport Dredging Private Limited, Indian Port Dredging Private Limited, Paradip Port Trust, Solitaire Marine & Offshore Private Limited, and Visakhapatnam Port Trust to offer various services. The company owns many marine crafts such as River Pearl 1, River Pearl 2, River Pearl 3, and River Pearl 4.

Competitive strengths

  • Diversified range of modern technology Marine Crafts.
  • Leading player in the small-crafts segment in India.
  • Experienced and qualified management.
  • Strong order book value.
  • Consistent financial performance track record.

Company Financials

Summary of financial Information (Restated Consolidated)
Particulars For the year/period ended (₹ in lakhs)
30-Sep-20 31-Mar-20 31-Mar-19 31-Mar-18
Total Assets 3,381.29 3,550.60 2,994.45 1,409.29
Total Revenue 1,634.39 2,417.97 1,059.52 1,064.19
Profit After Tax 380.06 424.78 270.92 143.82

Objects of the Issue

The IPO proceed will be used towards the following purposes;

  • To raise funds for business expansion (Building new craft river pearl 5, 20 Knots speed patrol boat for Visakhapatnam).
  • To meet business working capital requirements.
  • To meet general corporate purposes.
  • To meet issue related expenditures.

KMEW IPO Details

IPO Date Mar 9, 2021 to Mar 12, 2021
Listing Date Monday, March 22, 2021
Face Value ₹10 per share
Price ₹37 per share
Lot Size 3000 Shares
Issue Size2,736,000 shares of ₹10
(aggregating up to ₹10.12 Cr)
Issue Type Fixed Price Issue IPO
Listing At BSE SME
Company Promoters

Mr. Saurabh M. Daswani and Mrs. Kanak S. Kewalramani are the company promoters.


The KMEW IPO lot size is 3000 shares. A retail-individual investor can apply for up to 1 lots (3000 shares or ₹111,000).

Application Lots Shares Amount
Retail (Min) 1 3000 ₹111,000
Retail (Max) 1 3000 ₹111,000

KMEW IPO Promoter Holding

Pre Issue Share Holding 100%
Post Issue Share Holding


Spectacular performance for last 18 months and orders worth Rs. 120 cr. on hand augurs well. The issue is priced at a P/E of around 5 making it a reasonably priced offer. With the developments of ports, dredging and marine crafts repair business is set to grow. Investors may consider an investment with a long term perspective. Read detail review...

KMEW IPO Subscription Status (Bidding Detail)

The KMEW IPO is subscribed 2.87 times on Mar 12, 2021 7:49:00 AM. The public issue subscribed 3.65 times in the retail category, times in the QIB category, and 2.09 times in the NII category. Check Day by Day Subscription Details (Live Status)

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KMEW IPO Listing Date

Listing Date Monday, March 22, 2021
BSE Script Code 543273
NSE Symbol
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IPO Price ₹37 per share
Face Value ₹10 per share

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Company Contact Information

Knowledge Marine & Engineering Works Limited
Office No. 402, Sai Samarath Business Park,
Deonar Village Road, Govandi (East) Mumbai 400088

Phone: +91-022-49739383

KMEW IPO Registrar

Link Intime India Private Ltd

Phone: +91-22-4918 6270


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KMEW IPO is a SME IPO of 2,736,000 equity shares of the face value of ₹10 aggregating up to ₹10.12 Crores. The issue is priced at ₹37 per share. The minimum order quantity is 3000 Shares.

The IPO opens on Mar 9, 2021, and closes on Mar 12, 2021.

Link Intime India Private Ltd is the registrar for the IPO. The shares are proposed to be listed on BSE SME.

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The KMEW IPO opens on Mar 9, 2021 and closes on Mar 12, 2021.

KMEW IPO lot size is 3000 Shares and the minimum order quantity is .

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The KMEW IPO listing date is on Monday, March 22, 2021.
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