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L&T bags Rs 2388 cr orders from Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu

Mumbai : Engineering & construction major L&T has said its water & effluent treatment business has bagged orders worth Rs 2388 crore in Madhya Pradesh & Tamil Nadu.

The Madhya Pradesh order have been secured from the Madhya Pradesh Jal Nigam Maryadit for the execution of Satna, Kundaliya and Mohanpura multi-village rural water supply schemes on turnkey basis. The projects are being financed by the New Development Bank.

The aggregate scope of work includes design, engineering, supply and erection of 11,272 km of raw and clear water transmission and distribution pipelines, construction of intake wells, three water treatment plants (WTPs) with a cumulative capacity of 260 million litre per day (MLD), 1.5 km of D-shaped tunnel, pump houses, clear water reservoirs, master balancing reservoirs, 129 million litre water storage structures with associated electromechanical and instrumentation works and house service connections.

The project involves automation, including measurement of input output water quantity and quality at each level through suitable SCADA other instrumentation works. The projects will cover 1954 villages in Satna and Rajgarh districts of Madhya Pradesh.

L&T Construction, the construction arm of L&T, said it has also bagged a engineering, procurement & construction (EPC) order from the Tirunelveli Municipal Corporation in Tamil Nadu. The order entails providing underground sewerage scheme (UGSS) to additional areas of Tirunelveli Corporation-Phase II.

The scope of work includes laying 225 km of sewer pipelines, construction of RCC manholes, pumping stations, lifting stations and providing sewer connections to 55,000 households.

Last month, L&T had received a major turnkey order from Madhya Pradesh's Narmada Valley Development Authority (NVDA) for the execution of Narmada-Kshipra multipurpose project. The cost of the project was over Rs 2040 crore.

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