India’s RInfra bags $110M highway project in Tamil Nadu
April 10, 2017 – Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra), part of Reliance Group, has received the letter of acceptance (LOA) from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for an INR7.1bn ($110.5M) road project in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
RInfra will be responsible for the construction of the Vikkaravandi to Sethiyahopu section of the NH-45 C on an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) basis.
The scope of the work will include the design and construction of the 65.96km-long highway, including major and minor bridges, railway over bridges, flyover, bypasses and toll plaza as major components of the project.
RInfra will be accountable for the maintenance of the road for a period of four years. The project is expected to be complete within two years.
Arun Gupta, RInfra EPC CEO, said: “This project win comes after we won an EPC order for Rs 3,675 crore from NLC India Ltd for setting up two Lignite-based CFBC Thermal Power Projects of capacity 250 MW each.”