L&T Construction wins major orders for power T&D

The Power Transmission & Distribution business of L&T Construction has bagged orders in India and abroad

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By the Electrical India content team

In Kuwait, the company bagged a project to upgrade substations and related power facilities in KNPC’s Mina Al Ahmadi oil refinery. The revamped network of distribution substations with the latest technology will enhance the reliability of power supply and facilitate expansion, L&T said in a statement. The Power Transmission & Distribution business has also won a 400 kV Grid Station order in Oman which will be a crucial element in the Sultanate’s major transmission initiative to interconnect the grids in the south and north with the PDO Area. In Egypt, an order to design, supply, construct and commission a 220 kV Gas Insulated Substation has been bagged from a reputed client, L&T’s statement adds.

The renewable arm of the business has won large EPC orders on the domestic and international fronts to establish solar photovoltaic plants totalling more than 500 MW. These grids connected to power plants also entail related power evacuation and interconnection systems.  India, L&T has won an order to strengthen the urban HT distribution network in Chennai with Main Units and Feeder Remote Terminal Units.