Mumbai, December 16, 2008: Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has secured major orders
aggregating to Rs. 1,372 crore from various customers like Vedanta Aluminium Limited,
Utkal Alumina International Limited and Bhushan Steel Limited.
L&T has secured an order valued Rs. 516 crore from Vedanta Aluminium for setting up of a 3
million tonnes per annum (MTPA) alumina refinery at its Lanjigarh plant in Orissa. The
scope involves civil, structural, tanks, equipment erection, piping and commissioning
assistance for the alumina refinery. The project is to be executed in 20 months.
L&T has also secured order valued Rs. 455 crore from Utkal Alumina International for setting
up of 1.5 MTPA green field alumina refinery at Doraguda near Rayagada in Orissa. The scope
involves civil, piling, structural and tanks for the alumina refinery. The project is to be
executed in 24 months.
In an another development, L&T secured an order valued Rs. 401 crore from Bhushan Steel
for civil, structural, equipment erection and piping for its Phase-III expansion at Angul in
Orissa which includes setting up a Steel Melt Shop and Coke Oven. L&T is already executing
the other orders of a 3,800-cubic-metre blast furnace and 2x204-square-metre sinter plants for
Bhushan Steel for Phase-III.
These orders, from major producers in ferrous & non-ferrous sector in the metallurgical field,
portray the enormous confidence the industry has in L&T’s expertise in engineering,
construction and project management.
L&T’s Capability Spectrum
The L&T Group is a $7 billion, technology, engineering, construction and manufacturing
company. It has a culture of innovation, collaborations with global players and the resource
and ability to respond positively to challenging requirements. A strong, customer-focussed
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.
L&T’s capabilities cover large process plants, construction, electrical distribution, electronics
and information technology. L&T is in a position to offer its customers a single window for
meeting a variety of industrial requirements. L&T has a successful track record in building
plant and equipment used in the oil & gas sector, refineries, infrastructure, minerals & metals,
and power projects, and has technology relationships with world leaders that have enabled it
to execute world-class projects.