Larsen & Toubro’s (L&T) subsidiary — L&T Construction — has won orders worth Rs 1960 crore across its various businesses. Under water & effluent treatment business, the company has secured orders worth Rs 1053 crore from the Water Resource Department, Government of Odisha, for the engineering, procurement and construction of 34 lift irrigation schemes in various districts of Odisha, irrigating 48600 Ha of cultivable lands. The major scope involves construction of 34 intake wells and delivery chambers, supply and laying of 400 km of ductile iron pipelines with diameters ranging from 300 mm to 1200 mm, 400 km of HDPE (High Density Polyethylene) pipelines with diameters ranging from 200 to 280 mm and 34 km of mild steel pipelines with diameters ranging from 700 to 1200 mm. The scope also involves supply and installation of 96 vertical turbine pumps of capacities ranging from 80 to 470 kW and other associated works. The project is scheduled to be completed in 30 months.
Under heavy civil infrastructure business, the company has secured orders worth Rs 889 crore. The company has received an order from Chennai Metro Rail Corporation for the construction of Chennai Metro line Package 03 Underground — Balance works. The scope involves engineering, procurement and construction of 4 stations at AG-DMS, Teynampet, Nandanam, Saidapet and Saidapet ramp portion with associated tunnel works. Other works include mechanical, electrical, plumbing and architectural works at these stations. The project is scheduled to be completed in 20 months.
L&T Geostructure-Bauer Joint Venture has secured an order worth Rs 422 crores for the construction of a cutoff wall in the Indira Sagar dam project at Polavaram, Andhra Pradesh, a first-of-its-kind project in India. L&T Geostructure’s share in the JV is 50%. The scope includes the construction of a 1500 metre long and 1.5 metre wide plastic concrete diaphragm cutoff wall, with depths varying from 40 to 120 metres. The Business also secured orders in Tuticorin and Chennai for piling and diaphragm wall works. Additional orders have also been received from other Businesses.