HEC bags Rs 5.27 billion coal handling plant order for Central Coalfields

Heavy Engineering Corporation Limited (HEC) has bagged a Rs 5.27 billion project for constructing a coal handling plant (CHP) on a turnkey basis at Magadh open cast project of Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) in Chatra.  

The project involves planning, designing, construction, fabrication, erection, installation, testing and commissioning of a coal handling plant of 20 million tonne per annum capacity. The period of completion of the project is two years and HEC will be responsible for undertaking operation and maintenance of the plant for a period of five years. In the current financial year, HEC has already bagged two orders for constructing CHPs at Block B in Singrauli, (Madhya Pradesh) of Northern Coalfields Limited with a total order value of Rs 1.67 billion and at Gevra project of South Eastern Coalfields Limited in Chhattisgarh with a total order value of Rs 6.15 billion.