Larsen and Toubro’s construction unit has secured contracts worth Rs 14.58 bn (USD 218 mn) across its various business segments. The company’s power transmission & distribution business has won engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts worth Rs 6.54 bn (USD 97.8 mn) in the international and domestic markets.
The business has been awarded a contract by the National Grid Saudi Arabia — a subsidiary of Saudi Electricity Company — for the construction of a 132kV double circuit transmission line and a 132kV cabling in the Rafah, Arar, and Sakaka areas of Saudi Arabia.Furthermore, the business has won an order, under the Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS), from Kanpur Electricity Supply Co Ltd (KESCo). The Urban Electrification project involves the design and construction of new substations and feeders and the upgrade of electricity network of Kanpur. The business has also won a contract from Power Grid Corporation of India for the construction of gas insulated substations in Vadodara, Navasari, Pune, and Gwalior cities.
The building & factories business has been selected for projects valued at Rs 5.18 bn (USD 77.4 mn) in the domestic market. It has won an order from a paint manufacturing company for the construction of a new manufacturing facility in Karnataka. The scope of the project includes civil and allied structural works. Additionally, the business segment has secured a residential project at Bengaluru. The contract includes civil and structural works for the construction of seven towers of G+14 and 11 towers of G+15 with two levels of common basement.