Power Transmission & Distribution Business of L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued ₹4,353 Crore.

Mumbai, Mar 27, 2018: The Power Transmission & Distribution business of L&T Construction has bagged EPC orders worth ₹4,353 Crore.

Consolidating on its execution track record in Algeria, the business has secured an order from Sonelgaz group for the turnkey construction of a 220/60 kV Air Insulated Substation in the city of Draa Errich. The substation will be a key component of the power infrastructure for the newly developed urban center of Draa Errich, near the coastal city of Annaba in north eastern Algeria.

A contract has been awarded by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company for the turnkey construction of 220kV overhead transmission lines to interconnect the substations of North Hurghada and El Qusair to the 220 kV grid.

In the Middle East, an order has been won from the Oman Electricity Transmission Company SAOC for works related to adding 3rd and 4th transformers at the Airport Heights Grid Station. The existing 220/132/33kV Airport Heights Grid Station and associated transmission system have also been constructed by L&T Construction.

In India, the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL) has awarded an order to establish a 400/220kV Gas Insulated Substation at Mylasandra near Electronic City in Bengaluru Urban district. The scope of work involves related 400 kV double circuit & 220 kV multi circuit overhead transmission lines and 220 kV underground cable system for connecting the new substation to nearby substations in the Grid.

Under the Saubhagya scheme of the Govt. of India, which aims at achieving universal household electrification by providing last mile connectivity and electricity connections to all households in rural and urban areas, orders have been secured for the electrification of various districts in India.

Additional orders have been received from ongoing power distribution jobs in India.

Background

Larsen & Toubro is an Indian multinational engaged in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services with USD 17 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.