With an aim to boost development of roads and highways, the government has invited lowest bids for raw materials. The tender will be open to both private and public sector companies. A total of six companies have submitted their quotes of Rs 160 per bag of 50 kg - the price of which is half the market price of Rs 300-350.
Contract value: Rs 230 crore Particulars: Civil and electrical works OM Metals Infraprojects has received a contract in JV with SPML Infra from Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam. The order is for designing, engineering, manufacturing, supplying and commissioning all civil, mechanical and electrical works on the Kutchh branch canal in Gujarat.
Abu Dhabi Gas Industries (GASCO) has awarded a lump sum turnkey contract to L&T for the engineering, procurement and construction work on a new gas pipeline. Schneider Electric India has bagged orders to supply turnkey solutions for three photovoltaic solar power plants of 22.3 MW capacity in India.
Bandra-Worli Sea Link, Pir Panjal Tunnel, Santacruz-Chembur Link Road, Jammu-Udhampur Highway—just some of India’s most iconic landmarks that have left us awestruck. These structures would not have been possible without the creativity and commitment of our engineers.
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) plans to adopt the Uttar Pradesh model for developing expressways, which includes offering longer concession periods and land pockets for real estate development along an expressway.