Leighton Welspun Contractors Pvt Ltd has been awarded a contract for civil and concrete works at the Angul Integrated Steel Project by Jindal Steel & Power Limited (“JSPL”). The Integrated Steel Plant has a design capacity of 12.5MTPA steel and power generation of 2,600MW. The project is currently under construction and will be developed in several phases. A broad outline of each phase is as follows;
Work on the project is scheduled to start immediately. LWIN will initially focus on the timely completion of several critical civil structures including;
Wagon Tippler Civil Works & Tunnel
These initial works are valued at 28 crores. The total committed works under the award is expected to reach 400 crore over the next 24 months.
This is a very pleasing win for Leighton Welspun and ties in well with resource availability. The project offers an excellent opportunity to showcase the value LWIN can bring to a major industrial project through its commitment and capability in the areas of planning, quality, safety, and timely delivery.
Mr Russell Waugh – Managing Director (LWIN) said “The company’s reputation has been built on the basis of our ability to successfully deliver complex projects on time and to exacting standards. The award of this project by Jindal Steel & Power Limited (JSPL) is especially pleasing as it reflects a strong confidence in our capabilities by a reputed multinational organisation. We are also very pleased to be securing such an iconic project in the Power sector and look forward to delivering further projects with JSPL in this vital area for the future"
Posted Tue, April 10, 2012