L&T bags Rs1,210 crore substations project in Qatar

L&T bags Rs1,210 crore substations project in Qatar

Mumbai: Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Wednesday said it has bagged a Rs1,210 crore order from Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) for supply and construction of sub-stations.

Larsen & Toubro’s power transmission & distribution division has bagged the Rs1,210 crore order from KAHRAMAA for supply and construction of 13 substations in Qatar, the company said in a regulatory filing.

The project is expected to be completed in a span of 18-26 months.

The contract encompasses design and construction of civil buildings with a complete set of utilities such as air conditioning, fire protection, lighting systems and much more, the filing said.

The scope of the order also includes delivery of gas insulated switchgears, associated cabling, power transformers, air insulated switchgears, protection and substation automation system.

L&T recently completed the delivery of six 66-kv substations for KAHRAMAA, which is the government body of Qatar for transmission & distribution of electricity.

Shares of L&T were trading in the green with gains of nearly 1% to Rs1822.45 at 11:44 am on the Bombay Stock Exchange on Wednesday.