L&T Construction wins orders worth $250m in GCC, India

L&T Construction wins orders worth $250m in GCC, India
L&T has secured multiple orders from three countries.
Published: 31 December 2017 - 1:50 a.m.
By: Jumana Abdel-Razzaq

The power transmission and distribution business of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Construction has bagged orders worth $250m in India and the GCC.

The company has secured an order from the Saudi Electricity Company for the construction of a 380kV Double Circuit Overhead Transmission Line between Qassim – 2 and Madina East Bulk Supply Point Substations.

This is one of the longest lines in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, with a route length of more than 400km.

In the UAE, orders have been won for Design, Supply, Installation, Testing and Commissioning of three 132/11kV Substations and associated works, one each from Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), Shamal Development LLC, and Meraas Development LLC.

In India, L&T has been awarded an EPC construction contract for a 250MW (AC) solar plant in the Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh.  Additional orders have been received from various ongoing jobs of the business.

Larsen & Toubro (L&T), a $17bn dollar technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate, established its presence in the Middle East over four decades ago.

The power transmission and distribution business has already completed 225 substations in GCC countries and 75 more are under construction.


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