L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued ₹1286 Crores

Mumbai, Jan 27, 2017: The construction arm of L&T has won orders worth ₹1286 crores across its various business segments.

Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business:

The business has bagged orders worth ₹1071 crs.

A major breakthrough order in the underground metro space has been secured from Metro-Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Ltd for the design and construction of underground stations and associated tunnels for Package 2 in East-West corridor of the Ahmedabad metro project.

The prestigious engineering, procurement and construction contract comprises two underground stations at Gheekanta, Shahpur with associated bored tunnels from Kalupur to Shahpur (3.3 km) and Ramp for Package 2.

"This is a significant win in the infrastructure space and we hope that this is a sign for many such projects involving vital infrastructure that are in the offing," said Mr. S.N. Subrahmanyan, Deputy Managing Director and President, L&T. "This mandate is truly representative of our expertise in building metro systems as we are already building some major metro projects in India and abroad. We are confident of delivering as per the requirements of our clients," he added.

Another order has been bagged from a prestigious client for the construction of an iron ore berth at Paradip, Odisha. The scope of work includes 30m deep sheet pile driving, wagon tippler construction using coffer dam technology and ground improvement for stacker reclaimer.

An order has also been won for the construction of a technology-driven intake well structure using diaphragm wall technology at Purushotapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.

Building & Factories Business:

The business has received an order worth ₹215 Crs from a renowned client for the construction of a paint manufacturing facility at Vizag, Andhra Pradesh. The scope of works include civil and allied structural works for the facility.

Background

Larsen & Toubro is an Indian multinational engaged in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services with over USD 16 billion in revenue. It operates in over 30 countries worldwide. A strong, customer-focused 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.