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L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued INR 3598 Crores Includes a Major Order to Construct a Barrage in Telangana

The construction arm of L&T has won orders worth INR 3598 crores across various business segments.


Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business

The Business along with its partner, PES Engineers Private Limited, has won a major order worth INR 1849 crores from the Irrigation and Command Area Development Department (I&CAD), Government of Telangana.


The project is for the construction of a barrage with radial gates, hoisting arrangements including formation of guide bunds on either side of the barrage across river Godavari at Medigadda, Mahadevapur in the district of Karimnagar, Telangana.  


Named after the historic Sri Kaleshwaram Muktheshwara Swamy Devasthanam in Kaleshwaram, this is a part of the prestigious Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project. The project involves construction of a 1632m long concrete barrage with 85 vents including all mechanical works related to the barrage radial gates with rope drum hoist arrangements and construction of 2592m guide bunds on either side of the barrage. The project is scheduled to be completed in 24 months.


“It is noteworthy that the Government of Telangana has initiated work on the Medigadda Barrage Project in a very systematic and remarkable manner. Christened a “Dream Project” of Telangana state, L&T is indeed proud to be part of this improvement plan to create irrigated agricultural production systems which are vital for our country’s development,” said Mr. S.N. Subrahmanyan, Deputy Managing Director and President, L&T. “This order reaffirms our expertise in building complex irrigation systems to empower the agrarian belts of the country,” he added.


Water & Effluent Treatment Business

The business has bagged engineering, procurement & construction orders worth INR1043 crores from prestigious customers.


A major order has been secured from the Water Resources Department of Madhya Pradesh for the construction of a balancing reservoir, distribution chamber and pumping station at Bansujara left bank’s main canal in the Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh.


The scope involves design, procurement, construction and installation of pumping systems, rising and gravity main lines, branch lines, distribution network including control and regulation system which will bring 75000 hectares of area under irrigation.


Another order has been won from Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC), Gujarat for the construction of a 30 MLD Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) using Sequential Batch Reactor (SBR) technology along with associated pumping station at Danilimda in Ahmedabad.


Building & Factories Business

The Business has secured an order worth INR 394 crores from a reputed IT major for the construction of software development blocks. The project includes civil, structural, MEP and finishes works.


Power Transmission & Distribution Business

The Business has bagged engineering, procurement and construction orders worth INR 312 crores in the international market.


An order has been secured from a reputed customer in the Middle East. The scope involves the construction of two high voltage substations that will contribute towards the infrastructure development of the region.


Another order has been bagged for the construction of a medium voltage distribution substations and underground cabling works from Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) in Malawi, Africa.


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