Mumbai : The Water a Effluent Treatment Business of L&T Construction and Tecton Engineering a Construction LLC, UAE JV have secured a prestigious contract for a 100 MLD Desalination plant from Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation, Gujarat, India. L&T Construction will be the lead in this project. Though the L&T has not disclosed the exact value of the contract, it is expected to be between Rs. 1000 to 2500 Crore.
The EPC order is envisaged to provide desalinated water to Petroleum, Chemicals a Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR) in the Dahej district of Gujarat. The project also involves automation including online measurements and control of the desalination plant through Distributed Control Systems (DCS). As part of the contract, the JV will operate and maintain the plant for 10 years post completion.
“This is the largest desalination plant awarded till date for industrial applications and I am glad that Lai- is playing a critical role to ensure sustainable water supply to the industries in the Dahej districtof Gujarat,” said Mr. S.N. Subrahmanyan, CEO a MD, Larsen a Toubro.