|Mumbai, June 15, 2012: L&T Construction has won new orders valued 1076 crore across various businesses during the first quarter of 2012-2013.
The Metallurgical & Material Handling IC has bagged an order worth 407 crore from Bajaj Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (BIDCO) to set up a coal handling system on turnkey basis for their green field 3 x 660 MW Super Thermal Power Project in Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh. This coal handling plant package will be completed on a fast track schedule of 22 months. L&T’s scope of work includes design, engineering, supply and erection of mechanical, electrical & instrumentation works, covering associated civil, structural works, testing and commissioning.
The Power Transmission & Distribution IC has secured new orders worth 669 crore in domestic and international markets. A major order has been bagged for the construction of 132/33 kV substations and other modification works in the Middle East. On the domestic front, a new order has been secured for executing electrical works under Restructured Accelerated Power Development Reforms Programme for the Hubli Electricity Supply Company Limited and a few additional orders from various ongoing projects.
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