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.
What lies beneath is usually ignored – this is as true for construction as it is for life. While architects, buil-ders and developers receive their share of plaudits, the role of the civil engineer, who lies at the core of any project, often goes unrecognised.
The Bellary Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) has urged the South Western Railway’s Hubli division to lay a Railway line between Challakere-Niriyur-Sira and Tumkur to reduce the distance between Bellary and Bengaluru
While most Indian infrastructure companies are busy grabbing multiple pieces of the Indian infrastructure pie, some are perfectly content with just one piece. A prime example is GPT Infraprojects, a subsidiary of Kolkata-based GPT Group.
Proposed guidelines by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to control noise pollution at construction sites are expected to bring relief to city residents, As construction activities soar in the city of Mumbai, so does noise. Wherever you go, sounds of hammering, blasting and drilling assail you; this can even become a major health concern,