Infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) today said its construction wing has won new orders valued at over Rs 2,542 crore across various business segments in April and May 2013.
“The Building & Factories Business has bagged new orders worth Rs 1,021 crores for the construction of residential towers,a cement plant and a factory at various locations across India,including additional orders from operating projects,” the company said in a statement.
The Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business has secured new orders worth Rs 866 crore for the Kochi Metro Rail Project,it said,adding,the scope of work includes construction of an elevated viaduct,elevated stations,including architectural finishing work of stations and connecting the viaduct and ramp to the depot on Alwaye-Petta line of the project.
In the Transportation Infrastructure Business,a new order worth Rs 315 crore has been received from Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited for the design and construction of 2×25 kV electrification,signaling,telecommunication and associated works for a double track railway line between New Karwandiya to Durgauti section of the eastern corridor,it added.
The company further said its Water & Renewable Energy Business has secured EPC (engineering,procurement and construction) orders worth Rs 148 crore from the Public Health Engineering Department,Rajasthan for a water supply distribution system for 97 villages at Tehsil Ladnu in Rajasthan.
Additional orders worth Rs 192 crore have been received for one of the operating projects under Power Transmission and Distribution Business,it added.
L&T is a technology,engineering,construction,manufacturing and financial services conglomerate,with global operations and turnover exceeding USD 14 billion.