L&T Construction bags contract from DMRC

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Mumbai, Jan 4 : Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Tuesday said it has bagged a ‘significant’ contract from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) for the design and construction of the underground metro project of the phase-1 of Patna MRTS.

The company’s construction arm L&T Construction has bagged the contract, which is being funded by Patna Metro Rail Corporation (PMRC), the company said in a BSE filing here.

L&T classifies a contract worth Rs 1,000-2,500 as a significant order.

The scope of the contract involves designing and construction of twin tunnel by shield tunnel boring machine (TBM) of nearly 6 km through cut and cover method. It also involves construction of an underground ramp at Rajendra Nagar and six underground stations including Rajendra Nagar, Moin Ul Haq Stadium, University, PMCH, Gandhi Maidan and Akashvani along with other associated structures, it said.

Besides this, the scope of the contract also involves development of architectural finishing, water supply, sanitary installation and drainage work on the new ISBT to Patna station of corridor 2 of phase 1 of Patna MRTS.

Upon completion, the project will be operated by PMRC, it said.

“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.


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