NewsVoir | 01 Mar, 2016
The Construction arm of Larsen & Toubro Limited has won orders worth Rs. 2213 crores across its various Businesses.
Transportation Infrastructure Business
The business has bagged new orders worth ` 1078 crores from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for the construction of the Kerala/TamilNadu âVillikuri -Kanyakumari sections of NH-47 and NH-47B under NHDP Phase-3 in the state of Tamil Nadu on EPC mode.
The projects are scheduled to be completed in 24 months and involve cumulative construction of 69.9 Km of four lane dual carriage way with concrete pavement.
The scope also involves 64 Km bypass and realignment work, 51.7 Km of service / slip roads, one major bridge, 33 minor bridges, three railway over bridges and 23 vehicular and cattle underpasses.
The order is in keeping with the momentum witnessed recently in the area of roads and bridges and a reaffirmation of L&Tâs credentials in this space through its well-established capabilities in design, engineering, project execution and construction, quality and safety standards and on-time delivery.
Power Transmission & Distribution Business
The business has bagged new orders worth ` 1001 crores across domestic and international markets.
In the international market, the business has won a prestigious and strategic EPC order from Sarawak Energy in East Malaysia, of Samalaju-2 275/132/33kV substation establishment. The substation will supply power to industrial projects and factories under development in the Samalaju SCORE area.
This is the largest ever GIS substation order win in Malaysia to be given by a power utility company along with the largest GIS to be commissioned in South East Asia (43 bays). The project has a demanding and one of the fastest ever commissioning schedules â essential parts commissioning in 15 months including construction of the GIS building and essential GIS bays. L&T was shortlisted and awarded this project after a stringent capability evaluation and on the strength of its commendable past record for fast track project execution. L&T has secured the project in an established MNC substation market.
Adding to the list of international successes, a major order has been bagged by Larsen & Toubro (Oman) LLC, a subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro Limited, for Construction of 400kV underground cable lines and overhead lines from 400kV Sohar IPP-3 GS to 400kV Sohar free zone (SFZ) Grid station on EPC basis from Oman Electricity Transmission Company Limited.
On the domestic front, an order from Power Grid Corporation of India Limited has been secured for engineering, procurement and construction of +/- 100MVAR STATCOM Installation at 400/220 kV NP Kunta Substation under Transmission System for Ultra Mega Solar Park ( Part A) in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh.
Besides this, another order has been bagged under the RAPDRP scheme for engineering, supply, erection and commissioning of new 33/11kV UG cables and lines with augmentation & network up gradation of existing power lines in Bhubaneswar town.
Buildings & Factories Business
The Business has secured an engineering, procurement and construction order worth ` 134 crores from the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority for the construction of interim government complex buildings.
The scope involves civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and finishes.
Larsen & Toubro is an Indian multinational engaged in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services with over USD 15 billion in revenue. It operates in over 30 countries worldwide. A strong, customerâfocused approach and the constant quest for top-class quality have enabled L&T to attain and sustain leadership in its major lines of business for over seven decades.
* L&T Construction is a brand of Larsen & Toubro