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Mumbai, Jan 10 : Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Monday said it has bagged a significant order from the National High Speed Rail Corporation (NHSRCL) for the construction of over 8 km stretch of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail project.
“The construction arm of L&T has secured an order from the esteemed National High Speed Rail Corporation (NHSRCL), to design and construct package No. – MAHSR-C-5 of the Mumbai Ahmedabad High Speed Rail project, the first high speed rail corridor being implemented in the country,” the company said in a regulatory filing.
L&T classifies a contract ranging between Rs 1000-2500 crore as significant order.
The major scope of work for the project comprises design and construction of civil and building works for a double line high speed railway of a length of 8.198 km. The scope also includes the major station of Vadodara, confirmation car base, viaduct and bridges, crossing bridges, architectural, MEP and other associated works.
The project alignment passes through Vadodara, Gujarat and the project is scheduled to be completed within 49 months. L&T is already executing two other packages (MAHSR – C-4 and MAHSR C-6) of the high-speed corridor and takes pride in being associated with this prestigious project.
“Over the years, L&T has significantly enhanced its capability to build faster, and reliable mass transit systems and this project is in line with its strategic goals,” the company said.