L&T Construction wins contracts for various projects in India
June 09, 2021 – L&T Construction, Larsen & Toubro’s (L&T) construction subsidiary, has been awarded contracts for various projects in India.
The construction company has classified the orders as ‘significant’, which it categorises between INR10bn ($137.2m) and INR25bn ($343.2m).
The company’s Water & Effluent Treatment Business unit was awarded a contract by Bangalore Water Supply & Sewerage Board (BWSSB) to design, construct and operate sewage treatment plants and intermediate sewage pumping stations in Bengaluru, India.
The business unit will also be responsible for the construction of main sewers for 110 villages in the Mahadevpura & Bommanahalli region.
Funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the project will also involve survey, investigation, design as well as construction of three fully automated sewage treatment plants, two pumping stations, and main sewer lines.
Through this project, approximately 1.8.million people in Bengaluru city are expected to be benefited.
In Maharashtra, L&T’s Heavy Civil Infrastructure business unit has been awarded a contract to build various facilities within 42 months for the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) at Tarapur, Maharashtra.
L&T’s Buildings & Factories business unit has secured a contract to build sports infrastructure facilities in the Kalinga Stadium at Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
The contract also involves construction of International Hockey Stadium at Rourkela, Odisha.
The new hockey stadium will have 20,000 seating capacity and will be built in time for the Hockey World Cup, 2023.
The project includes many iconic buildings that include Aquatic Complex, an Athletic High-Performance Centre (HPC), Tennis Centre, an accommodation building for Hockey HPC & Staff and Staff Hostel at the Kalinga Sports Complex in Bhubaneswar.
The scope of work under the contract involves civil, structural, MEP and Field of Play (FOP).
L&T stated that the projects at Kalinga Sports Complex are planned to be completed in 15 months and at Rourkela in 12 months.