L&T bags Rs.287 crore Elevated Access Road Contract to Mumbai International Airport

Mumbai, December 19, Larsen & Toubro’s (L&T) Construction Division has secured a Design and Build contract from Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) for the construction of Elevated Access Road from Western Express Highway (WEH), Mumbai, to the Chatrapathi Shivaji International Airport (CSIA).

Valued at Rs.287.37 crore, this is to be completed in 30 months. The scope of work involves design and construction of 1850m-long 6-lane corridor consisting of pedestrian and vehicular subways, resurfacing of roads at Western Express Highway including the construction of a 1150m long, 6-lane elevated access road as well as one 165m long tunnel. The elevated access road will be built using segmental construction technique.

When completed, this critical project will provide easy and quick access to and from Chatrapathi Shivaji International Airport being developed by Mumbai International Airports Limited.

Background:

Larsen & Toubro Limited is a USD 5 billion technology, engineering and construction company, with global operations. It is one of the largest and most respected companies in India’s private sector.

A strong, customer-focussed approach and the constant quest for top-class quality have enabled L&T to attain and sustain leadership in its major lines of business over seven decades.