• Electrical India
  • Sep 29, 2017

L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued Rs 2170 Crores

 The construction arm of L&T has won orders worth Rs 2170 crores across various business segments

Water & Effluent Treatment Business:

  The business, in a joint venture, has bagged an order worth ₹ 1547 crores, for a major reservoir which involves formation of an earth bund of length 4.3 km with a height of 55 m at its maximum with all associated works.

Power Transmission & Distribution Business:

  The business has bagged orders worth Rs 623 crores. A major order has been secured from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for the supply and execution of +320kV Pugalur – Trichur HVDC line. This transmission line is a crucial element of the Pugalur Trichur 2 x 1000MW VSC based HVDC system forming a part of the HVDC link between western and southern regions of India.

  A turnkey order has been bagged from Eastern Power Distribution Company of A.P. Limited (APEPDCL) for providing underground cable works in Visakhapatnam city in Andhra Pradesh. This package is meant for modernising the power system network connecting seven 33/11kV substations in the zone – 1 division of Visakhapatnam by replacing the HT and LT overhead lines with underground power cables.

  Overseas, an order has been secured by the business together with its consortium partners, from the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) for the Supply and Construction of a 500kV Transmission Line from Bang Saphan 2 to Surat Thani 2 substations.