L&T bags Rs 762 crore order

Larsen & Toubro’s ECC division in consortium with Outotec GmbH, Germany have bagged a Rs 762 crore sinter plant order from Steel Authority Of India (SAIL). This plant of 2 X 204 square metre grate area with a capacity of 3.80 million ton per annum is to be executed on a turnkey basis at the IISCO steel plant (ISP) of SAIL, at Burnpur, West Bengal.

The order value for the company is Rs 639.99 crore and Euro 22.08 million for Outotec. The new sinter plant will be part of SAIL’s ambitious programme of expanding its capacity at ISP by 2.5 MTPA crude steel. The turnkey sinter plant project is to be completed in 29.5 months.

Outotec’s scope covers basic engineering, supply of proprietary and special equipment as well as technical services while the Company’s scope covers detail engineering, supply of indigenous mechanical, electrical and instrumentation works and complete site services including civil, structural and erection works.