L&T Construction has won new orders valued over Rs. 2080 crore across various business segments in February and March 2013. The Power Transmission and Distribution business, the company has won new orders aggregating to Rs 585 crore from various customers. A major order was secured from Bangalore Metrorail Corporation(BMRC) for electrical and mechanical work for seven underground stations and associated tunnels sections of North-South and East-West corridors of BMRC Phase-I.
For the Power Grid Corporation of India, L&T will construct 400kv double circuit (Quad) transmission line between Kuruksetra - Jallandhar and a 400 kv double circuit (Triple) transmission line for Abdullapur - Sonepat at Kuruksetra associated with WR- NR HVDC interconnector.
L&T Construction also received a news order from Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh for 220 KV underground cable laying between Malkaram & Ghanapur substation to Moulali substation in Andhra Pradesh.
The building & factories business, has bagged news orders worth Rs 1385 crore for the construction of residential towers in cities in North India. Additional orders worth Rs110 crore have been bagged from various ongoing jobs in the water & Solar and Infrastructure Business.