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L&T secures construction projects in Oman and UAE

L&T Construction has bagged two orders in the UAE for design, supply, construction, and commissioning of five132 kV substations

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Indian-headquartered Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has been awarded a major order from Oman Electricity Transmission Company to build a 400/132 kv grid station at Qabel and associated works.

The company’s construction division has also secured two more orders in the UAE for design, supply, construction, and commissioning of five132 kV substations, Times of Oman reported.

The division has also won a contract from West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd in India for strengthening the sub-transmission and distribution network in the urban area of Nadia district, West Bengal under the Integrated Power Development Scheme.

The total value of these projects in power transmission and distribution business is $175m (INR11.69bn).

The construction arm of L&T said that it received orders worth $325m (INR21.7bn) across its various business segments.

In January, L&T bagged two contracts in Saudi Arabia to supply and install four wellhead decks in the Safaniya field and another award to upgrade on 17 platforms in various offshore fields in the Arabian Sea for Saudi Aramco. 

An engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) order has been bagged from Rajasthan Urban Drinking Water Sewerage and Infrastructure Corporation Limited, Government of Rajasthan, with treatment facilities spread across three towns namely Bharatpur, Gangapur, and Hindaun.

The scope includes constructing 354km of sewerage network, providing more than 40,000 house connections and building eight sewage treatment plants of total capacity 24.75 million litres per day (MLD) using Sequential Batch Reactor (SBR) Technology.

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