L & T construction bags orders
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said its construction arm has bagged orders worth Rs 3,039 crore across various business segments, including power transmission and distribution, and heavy civil infrastructure.
In power transmission and distribution business, the company secured major orders worth Rs 1,036 crore for electrification works under government’s Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS) and Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) schemes.
In heavy civil infrastructure business, the company bagged an order worth Rs 359 crore from Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) for the engineering, procurement and construction of a new navigational lock at Farakka, West Bengal.
“The major scope includes construction of a navigational lock structure with the latest technology comprising about 250m long and 18m deep retaining walls on either side of channel, 390m long guide wall, channel base slab on tension piles, mitre gates and caisson gates with automation system,” it said.