L&T gets Rs 2,100 cr projects from RIL, HPCL

HPCL tankers at a refinery

L&T said its Hydrocarbon Engineering unit secured a major construction contract for Crude Distillation and Vacuum Distillation Unit (CDU & VDU) from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, Visakhapatnam Refinery.

It also won an extension to an ongoing contract for Reliance Industries Jamnagar.

The combined value of the two contracts is about ₹2,100 Crores, the construction company said.

The 9 MMTPA CDU & VDU project is a part of HPCL Visakh Refinery Modernisation Project (VRMP) and involves Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning, L&T said.

Three weeks ago, it said it won an order worth over Rs 1,600 cr from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd to set up a 3 million tonne per year Full Conversion Hydrocracker Project for the Visakhapatnam Refinery.

L&T has in the onshore hydrocarbon sector since early 1990s, both in India and outside India.