L&T construction wins orders for its PT& D business

Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) has secured key orders in India as well as overseas, in the current quarter.

The company’s power transmission and distribution (PT&D) business has received an order for establishing 400 kV and 220 kV transmission lines to help relieve the congestion in the state’s electricity transmission grid in Chhattisgarh. In Saudi Arabia, an order for turnkey construction of a 380 kV substation with associated overhead transmission lines has been won. Further, order has been bagged in the State of Kuwait to build five substations to provide reliable and efficient power supply to an upcoming residential city. Furthermore, the business has bagged an order in Malaysia, in a consortium, to establish a 275 kV underground cable system to double the power transmission capacity in the existing network.