L&T announced that the water & renewable energy business of L&T Construction, a leading player in the water infrastructure and renewable energy sectors in India, has secured new orders worth Rs 1141 crore in August 2013 in various business segments.
The water supply & distribution business, secured an order from the Public Health Engineering Department, Rajasthan for an integrated drinking water supply project linking towns and villages in Rajasthan. The scope includes supply and laying of transmission pipelines, construction of clear water reservoirs and pumping stations.
Another turnkey order was received from the Public Health Engineering Department, West Bengal for the design, construction and commissioning of a 52 millions of gallons per day (MGD) water treatment plant, the company said in a statement.
The company also strengthened its position in Tamil Nadu by securing a water supply project for Cuddalore Municipality from the Tamil Nadu Water Supply & Drainage Board, the statement added.
In the waste water business, orders have been secured from Delhi Jal Board for the supply and laying of internal and peripheral sewer lines in various parts of Delhi.
The industrial water systems business has received a turnkey engineering, procurement & construction (EPC) order from an infrastructure provider for constructing plant water systems for an upcoming project near Raichur, Karnataka, the statement said.
The water & renewable energy business caters to turnkey infrastructure projects including water supply & distribution, desalination plants, waste water networks, water & waste water treatment plants, industrial water systems and lift irrigation systems. In the field of renewable energy, the business provides best-in-class EPC services for projects on photovoltaic and concentrated solar power plants, wind power plants, micro-grid systems, smart-grid systems and integrated security solutions. The business is playing an important role in creating a water-surplus, energy-secure and green future.