Nov 2: The construction arm of Mumbai-based L&T has won new orders worth Rs 1,329 crore across its three business segments.
The Water & Effluent Treatment Business of the company has secured an order worth Rs 710 crore. A prestigious Design and Build (D&B) order has been secured from Public Works Authority (ASHGHAL), Qatar for the execution of 30 MLD Industrial Area Sewage Treatment Works Phase III A.
The scope of the project covers Design, Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Testing and Commissioning with advanced treatment technology and high-end control & automation. This is the 3rd consecutive order from ASHGHAL for the Water Business, following the successful completion of Doha South & Al Shamal Sewage Treatment works.
Further, the company’s Transportation Infrastructure Business also won an order worth Rs 481 crore. The Railways business unit of the transportation infrastructure business vertical has won a Design and Build order from Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd. (DFCCIL), which is a special purpose vehicle of the Indian Railways, mandated to build dedicated freight corridors.
The scope of this project involves 2×25 KV Overhead Electrification, Signaling & Telecommunication and Associated works in Mughalsarai to New Sonnagar and Chirailapathu section (70.3 RKM / 147.6 TKM) of the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor.
The remaining Rs 138 crore order has been bagged by the Smart World Communication Business of the company. The order is from the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd for design, manufacture, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of telecommunication systems for the extension of the Bangalore Metro Phase-1. The scope includes Public Address Systems, Passenger Information Displays, Master Clocks, Centralized Data Recording, Tetra Radio Communication, Fibre Optic Transmission Network, CCTV surveillance and Telecom – Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems. The business is executing similar works for Lucknow Metro, Nagpur Metro and Metro-Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad.