L&T Construction awarded (*Large) contracts for its Power Transmission and Distribution Business

Mumbai, February 10, 2020: The Power Transmission and Distribution Business of L&T Construction has secured orders from prestigious clients in India and abroad.

In the Philippines, the business has won an order to construct a 500kV Substation, in association with a prominent local player, that will cater to the growing demand for electricity in the metropolitan area of Manila.

In the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, orders to construct a 380kV Substation with an associated 230kV cable network and establish 380kV and 230kV Transmission Line corridors have been bagged. Another order to construct EHV Overhead Lines has been received from a reputed customer in the Middle East.

On the domestic front, the business has won an order in Gujarat to construct a 765kV Double Circuit Transmission Line that will help transmit power from renewable energy sources.

Another order has been secured to build a 20MW floater solar power project at a reservoir of NTPC's Auraiya Gas Power Plant in Uttar Pradesh.

Additional orders have been received from ongoing substation jobs in India.

Background

Larsen & Toubro is an Indian multinational engaged in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services with over USD 21 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 eight decades.

* Project Classification

Classification Significant Large Major Mega
Value in ₹ cr 1,000 to 2,500 2,500 to 5,000 5,000 to 7,000 >7,000