Eyeing the growing cement market in Bihar, Reliance Cement Company (RCC) has launched Reliance Cement in the state. The company will be the first player in the cement industry to have a unique QR code printed on its cement bags. Smart phone users will be able to scan this code to get more information on the product features and quality assurance.
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.
The Uttar Pradesh Government entered into a year long power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Gujarat Government and private utility Adani Power for 600 MW of electricity.The state government's move helped narrow the demand supply gap
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.
Ashoka Buildcon is expected to achieve financial closure by Oct for its Rs 2,200 crore highway project that includes six-laning of an 111 km stretch on NH 6 between Dhankuni in Uttar Pradesh and Kharagpur in West Bengal
Contract value: Rs 1136.5 crore Particulars: Supply of coal plant equipment Alstom Bharat Forge Power Ltd has bagged a contract from NTPC for the supply of plant equipment for the Tanda coal power plant in Uttar Pradesh.
Companies including Reliance Infrastructure Ltd, Jaypee Infratech, Nagarjuna Constructions Company Ltd, GVK Power & Infrastructure Ltd, IRB Infrastructure Developers Ltd and Soma Enterprise Ltd, have expressed interest in the proposed 150-km expressway flanking the Upper Ganga Canal (UGC) in Uttar Pradesh.