KEC International wins orders of Rs 2,255 cr

KEC International wins orders of Rs 2,255 cr

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Mumbai, Nov 3: Infrastructure Major, KEC International Ltd said that it has secured new orders of Rs 2,255 crore from its various businesses.

It bagged the new orders across Transmission & Distribution business of Rs 885 crore in India, a release said.

First order is for 400 KV Transmission line and substation orders from a Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL) entity under Tariff Based Competitive Bidding (TBCB) route, while the second order is for 765 kV Transmission line project from Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Limited (TANTRANSCO). The third order is for 220 kV GIS Substation project along with associated overhead lines and cable works from Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL).

Urban Transport business has secured an order of Rs 853 crore for the construction of elevated viaduct along with 10 stations of the Delhi Metro Phase IV project, from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC).

Railways business has secured an order of Rs 517 crore for the construction of roadbeds, major and minor bridges and associated civil works, from Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) in India.

Mr Vimal Kejriwal, MD & CEO, KEC International Ltd. commented, “We are delighted with the prestigious order win from DMRC. This order along with the orders announced earlier, widens our presence in the urban transport sector. The order wins from PGCIL and the state power utilities, further strengthens our position in the domestic T&D market.” (UNI)