The Water & Renewable Energy Business of L&T Construction has secured new orders worth Rs 1,141 crore in August 2013 in various business segments. The Water Supply & Distribution Business secured an order from the Public Health Engineering Department, Rajasthan for an integrated drinking water supply project linking towns and villages in Rajasthan. The scope includes supply and laying of transmission pipelines, construction of clear water reservoirs and pumping stations. Another turnkey order was received from the Public Health Engineering Department, West Bengal for the design, construction and commissioning of a 52 MGD water treatment plant.
The company also strengthened its position in Tamil Nadu by securing a water supply project for Cuddalore Municipality from the Tamil Nadu Water Supply & Drainage Board. In the waste water business, orders have been secured from Delhi Jal Board for the supply and laying of internal and peripheral sewer lines in various parts of Delhi. The Industrial Water Systems Business has received a turnkey EPC order from an infrastructure provider for constructing plant water systems for an upcoming project near Raichur, Karnataka.