Mumbai : Larsen & Toubro Limited (L&T) has successfully synchronised on April 27, 2018, the Unit-3 of the state-of-the-art 2×660 MW Shree Singaji Thermal Power Plant in Madhya Pradesh in record time of 40 months for indigenously built power plants in India. This supercritical power plant is being put up by MP Power Generating Company Limited at Khandwa district in the state.
L&T’s scope of work includes design, engineering, supply, installation and commissioning of Units 3 & 4 (Stage-II) of the coal-fired power plant on a turnkey basis. The EPC contract was awarded to L&T on December 31, 2014. The foundation stone was laid by the honourable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi in the presence of the honourable Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan and other dignitaries on March 5, 2015.
Commenting on the project milestone, Mr. Shailendra Roy, CEO & Managing Director–L&T Power & Whole-Time Director–L&T, said, “We have reciprocated with this power unit’s synchronisation in record time. This is for the second time we are working with the state utility; earlier we had executed the balance of plant package for them.”