IL&FS Engineering Services Receives LoA for Rs. 168 Crores Worth EPC Project in Ports Sector

December 21, 2012

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited (IL&FS Engineering Services) has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from IL&FS Maritime Infrastructure Company Limited (IMICL) on behalf of Dighi Port Limited for a total value of Rs. 168 Crores for Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) of Multipurpose Berth, Backup Yard Development, and Utilities of Multipurpose Terminal on North Side of Dighi Port, Agardanda in the state of Maharashtra. The project completion period is 545 days from the date of Notice to Proceed (NTP).

The scope of works includes Design & Construction of Multipurpose Berth (335m*35m) and Development of Backup Area of 50 Acres, Ground Improvement Works & Paving of 16 Hectares Area, Construction of Utilities like Buildings, Internal Roads, Water Supply & Drainage, Power Supply, Railway Siding within the Backup Area and Dust Suppression works.

IL&FS Engineering Services has bagged projects across sectors at regular intervals this year and has been consolidating its orderbook. The recent projects it has won include Rs. 445 Crore Storage Tank Terminal at Fujairah, UAE, Rs. 269 Crore railway project in Kadapa & Nellore districts of AP, Rs. 135.50 Crores Buildings & Structures project for construction of ‘Palm Terraces Select Housing Complex’ at Gurgaon, among others.

Speaking on this occasion, Mr. M D Khattar, CEO, IL&FS Engineering Services said – “We are honoured to have been appointed the EPC Contractor for this project. We hope that our efforts will help boost trade and commerce in the area. I am glad we are signing off year 2012 with this project.”