Engineering major, Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said its construction arm has bagged projects worth Rs 1,926 crore across various business verticals. In the power transmission and distribution segment, it bagged orders worth Rs 571 crore. The company has also got electrification work orders under the Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS) and Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) schemes of the government, it says. A major order has been bagged from Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (OPTCL) for turnkey electrification works in five circles of the WESCO utility area in Odisha. Another order from Madhyanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam Ltd. (MVVNL), Lucknow, is for electrification works in the three tehsils of Unnao district in the state of Uttar Pradesh. In the heavy civil infrastructure business, the company has won an engineering, procurement and construction order worth Rs 146 crore in the special bridges sector. The scope of work includes the construction of a 4-lane extradosed road bridge across the Durgam Cheruvu Lake including an approach viaduct and road embankment in the city of Hyderabad. Furthermore, the business has won orders from reputed customers for turnkey construction of solar PV plants in Uttarakhand and Rajasthan. In building and factories vertical, it bagged an order worth Rs 514 crore for the construction of a medical college and a 500-bed hospital from Bihar Medical Services & Infrastructure Corporation Ltd, Bihar.
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