L&T Bags Rs 937 Crore EPC Orders in Water Business

Mumbai, November, 17, 2008: L&T has bagged three major orders aggregating to Rs. 937 Crores during September and October 2008 in Delhi and Andhra Pradesh.

An EPC water supply project of value Rs. 582 Crores was bagged by L&T from Hyderabad Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWSSB) under prestigious Godavari Drinking Water Supply Project Phase-I. The project involves construction of trunk mains of MS pipe for 58 km to bring 735 Million Litres per Day (MLD) treated water to Hyderabad city. The contract period is of 24 months.

Two EPC projects from Delhi Jal Board valued at Rs. 355 Crores were secured by L&T. The project envisages design, providing, laying, jointing, testing and commissioning of MS twin-pipeline from Bawana to Dwaraka (Package 1A) and design & construction of 20 Million Gallons per Day (MGD) water treatment plant (WTP) at Okhla. This WTP will have clarifloculator, flash mixer, filters, pre-sedimentation tanks as major units along with the intake system. Both projects are to be completed in 21 months.

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Larsen & Toubro Group (L&T) is $7 billion technology-driven engineering and construction organisation, and one of the largest companies in India’s private sector. It has further interests in manufacturing, services and Information Technology. A strong, customer-focused approach and the constant quest for top-class quality have enabled the Company to attain and sustain leadership in its major lines of business across seven decades.