L&T bags high-value projects in India & abroad

L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro, has bagged an offshore contract for the Neelam Re-Development and B173AC project from the Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) valued at Rs 1,656 crore ($245 million). The contract, won against international competitive bidding, encompasses total ‘EPCIC’—Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation and Commissioning—for the project. The scope includes one new process platform having gas processing and compression facilities, three new well head platforms, 32 km pipeline, clamp-on on three existing platforms, and modification work on eight existing platforms in the Neelam Field in the western offshore basin in India.

Consolidating its position in the substation segment of highest voltage level in Oman, L&T’s Power Transmission & Distribution Business has secured orders worth Rs 1,169 crore. It secured an order from Oman Electricity Transmission Company SAOC for turnkey construction of the 400/132 kV Qabel Grid Station and associated works. Two more orders were secured from reputed customers for design, supply, construction and commissioning of five 132 kV substations in the UAE.

On the domestic front, the business won a contract from West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd for strengthening the sub-transmission and distribution network in the urban area of Nadia District, under the Integrated Power Development Scheme.