Orders bagged

Metal firm wins record £500k contract

Brighouseecho April 12, 2014

Brighouse-based metalworking firm Arkoni has won its biggest contract to date with a near half million pound order to supply the new Derby Sports Arena with glazed walling, a staircase and spectator balustrades. The £27.5 million venue, situated next to Derby County FC’s iPro Stadium, will feature a 250m cycling track, 12 court sports hall, gym and multi-function rooms as well as a cafe. It will also double up as a concert venue with a capacity of 5,000.

Siemens Canada awarded first wind turbine order and service in Saskatchewan

Marketwatch April 11, 2014

23-MW project to be located in Rural Municipality of Morse. Siemens Canada has further expanded its wind power footprint into the Province of Saskatchewan in partnership with Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. to supply, deliver and commission ten direct drive SWT-2.3-113 wind turbines for the Morse Project. Construction of the wind farm is expected to begin in summer 2014, with commercial operation expected by early next year. The deal includes a 10-year service and maintenance agreement, ensuring the reliability, availability and performance of the turbines.

Jaihind Projects bags Rs 114 cr contract from IOCL

BS April 9, 2014

Jaihind Projects Ltd, a engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, has bagged Rs 114.83 crore pipeline order from Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL). Jaihind Projects Ltd has informed BSE that it has secured Rs 114.83 crore order for laying of mainline for Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur LPG pipeline project.

Raytheon, Boeing, Lockheed Win DoD Contracts

Zacks April 10, 2014

With the passage of Obama’s $1.1 trillion Omnibus spending measure in Jan 2014, Pentagon seems to be back strengthening its artillery. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) granted a total of eight contracts on Apr 9, 2014. Among the winners, Exelis Inc. (XLS), General Dynamics Corp. (GD – Analyst Report), Harris Corp. (HRS) and Thales Defense & Security together won a $988 million contract for SRW Appliqué Radio Systems.

HP, Belgacom win Flemish govt ICT services contract

Belgacom April 10, 2014

HP and Belgacom have won a framework contract from the Flemish government for ICT services. Their consortium HB-plus will provide desktop, network and data centre services for the Flemish government for seven years, under a contract estimated at EUR 400-500 million. Flemish municipal governments may also be included in the system at a later date.

NS and Abellio win Dutch regional contract

Railjournal April 10, 2014

THE DUTCH province of South Holland has selected Netherlands Railways (NS) and its German subsidiary Abellio Regio NRW to operate regional passenger services on the electrified line between Gouda – Alphen-aan-den-Rijn. Just one other operator, Arriva Netherlands, submitted a bid for the contract, which is due to be signed early next month and runs for 15 years from December 2016. The deal is worth around €3m per year.

Suez Environnement bags 3 contracts worth 61 million euros

ET April 8, 2014

Suez Environnement, a French multinational firm, today said it has won three contracts worth 61 million euros for works related to water distribution system and construction of drinking water plant in Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore. “In Mumbai, one project is to improve water distribution services for 12.5 million people. A second, in Pune, is to build and operate a drinking water plant for 2.5 million residents. And two new wastewater treatment plants are due to open in Bangalore,” the company said.

ABB bags $18mn PowerGrid order

BL April 8, 2014

Power and automation technology group of ABB has won an order worth around $18 million from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) to construct a 400 kilovolt (kV) gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) sub-station at Kolhapur in Maharashtra. The new sub-station will help strengthen the inter-regional grid between the western and southern regions. “This sub-station will boost power transmission to the southern region and increase the inter-regional transfer capacity,” Oleg Aleinikov, head of ABB’s Sub-stations business, a part of the company’s Power Systems division, said in a statement.

GMR group wins $700 million airport project

TOI April 6, 2014

A GMR-Megawide consortium has been awarded a US$ 700 million project to develop and operate the Mactan-Cebu International Airport in Philippines. The contract was awarded by the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) of Philippines. The US$ 700 million project includes US$ 320 million upfront payment to the Philippines government, a GMR official said here.

Su-Kam wins solar power project for 40,000 UP rural homes

ET April 3, 2014

Leading power back-up solutions provider Su-Kam Thursday said it has won a large-scale rural electrification project to install and commission solar power systems in 40,000 rural households in Uttar Pradesh. “The company has bagged this first-of-its-kind solar project after winning a tender from Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency ( UPNEDA), which has been assigned this project under the ‘Lohia Awas Project’ by the UP government,” Su-Kam said in a statement.

Kongsberg wins important satellite contract

Norwaypost April 4, 2014

Kongsberg Spacetec AS (KSPT) has been awarded a contract with the Raytheon Company of the U.S. for delivery of parts of the ground segment for the satellite program Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS). The contract has a significant potential for extensions, maintenance/support and technical updates after 5 years. JPSS is a consolidated satellite program for weather and climate, and is considered to be the most important source for improved weather reports.

BATM wins Latin America diagnostics contract

Stockmarketwire April 4, 2014

BATM Advanced Communications’ diagnostics business has won its largest single contract to date. The contract, valued initially at $1m, with the group having already received the first purchase order for approximately $0.85m, has been placed by the ministry of health in a major country in Latin America to provide clinical chemistry instruments and reagents to laboratories throughout the country. Awarded under a competitive bid, BATM will replace the incumbent supplier with its closed system immune diagnostic instruments and reagents to detect tumour markers.

Pacific Safety Products Inc. Announces Two Contract Wins

Marketwatch April 3, 2014

Pacific Safety Products Inc. announced that it has received a contract for the production of non-ballistic goods. The immediate value of the contract is approximately $350,000. Delivery is scheduled to take place in the fourth quarter. PSP has also received a contract for production of armour products in the amount of approximately $450,000. This contract also has an option which allows for an additional purchase of armour worth approximately $450,000 within 2 years.

Fonterra wins Woolies’ 10-year contract for private label milk in Victoria

SMH April 4, 2014

New Zealand dairy company Fonterra will start supplying private-label milk to Australian supermarkets after winning a long-term deal with Woolworths. After a tender, Woolworths has awarded the 10-year contract in Victoria – previously held by Lion Dairy & Drinks – to Fonterra. Woolworths’ existing contract was for one year. The deal will see Fonterra invest more than $30 million in a state-of-the art processing plant at its Cobden site in south-west Victoria.

BS bags EPC orders worth Rs 722 cr

BL April 3, 2014

BS Limited has announced it has bagged several orders worth Rs 722 crore from various power utilities, including in Madhya Pradesh. The Hyderabad-based infrastructure and EPC services provider in the power sector, in a statement to BSE, has informed that the orders are for turnkey EPC contracts for 220 kv and 132 kv transmission lines and associated sub stations in Madhya Pradesh.

Crompton Greaves bags fresh orders worth $29 million

ET April 4, 2014

Shares of capital goods major Crompton Greaves eged up in a weak trade as it bagged an order worth $29 million from PT PLN Indonesia to supply Extra High Voltage transformers. The order involves supply of 500kV, 275kV and 150kV power transformers, which will be installed across PT PLN’s transmission network in Java and Sumatra islands. The manufacturing of the new orders from PT PLN will be undertaken at Crompton Greaves’ transformer factory located in Bogor, Indonesia.

Response Genetics, Inc. Announces Contracts With Six New Provider Networks

Globenewswire April 3, 2014

Response Genetics, Inc. a company focused on the development and sale of molecular diagnostic tests that help determine a patient’s response to cancer therapy, announced that it has signed agreements with six additional health plans across 10 states bringing the Company’s total national contracted membership to more than 174 million lives. The new agreements include additional Blue Cross Blue Shield contracts in Arizona, Iowa, South Dakota, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and West Virginia. The Company also signed new agreements with an Independent Physician Association (covering two states) in the North West region and a Commercial Health Plan (covering two states) in the North East region of the United States.

SHE Transmission awards contracts for Scottish electricity network upgrade

Utilitiesnetwork April 2, 2014

Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission (SHE Transmission) has awarded four major contracts to facilitate the delivery of new and upgraded power lines in the north of Scotland. Awarded to Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions, Amec Group, MSVE Transmission, a joint venture of Morgan Sindall and Vinci Energies United Kingdom, and Babcock Networks, the contracts have a cumulative value of approximately £450m.

Megafon wins contract at fertilizer producer

Telecompaper April 1, 2014

Russian mobile operator Megafon has concluded a contract with Russian company Uralkaliy, the largest potassium fertilizer producer in the world. Over 1,000 staff of the company will use telecommunications services from the operator. Megafon has leased fibre lines to the company to interconnect remote units in Solikamsk and Berezniki. The capacity of the lines totals up to 10 Gbps. Megafon built its fibre lines connecting Perm and Berezniki, Perm and Kungur, as well as Perm and Chaykovsky in 2013.

BHEL wins Rs 125 cr order for hydro power project in U’khand

BS March 31, 2014

State-owned power equipment maker BHEL has secured Rs 125 crore contract for setting up a 120 MW Hydro Electric Project in Uttarakhand. “Valued at Rs 125 crore, the order for setting up of hydro generating sets and associated electro-mechanical works for the 120 MW Vyasi project has been placed on Bhel by Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd,” BHEL said in a statement. Located in Dehradun district, the Vyasi power project is a run-of-the-river scheme on the Yamuna. BHEL said the contract envisages design, manufacture, supply, installation and commissioning of hydro generating sets and associated electro mechanical works.

L&T bags orders worth Rs 1,009 crore in March

BS March 31, 2014

Infrastructure conglomerate Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has won new orders worth Rs 1,009 crore across various business segments in March. The orders are from a leading real estate company for construction of mixed use development in Lucknow and the construction of a community centre in Bangalore, L&T said, adding that the scope of work involves civil, finishes, mechanical, electrical, among others.

Alstom bags Rs 182 crore contract from Power Grid

BS April 1, 2014

Alstom T&D India and Alstom Grid UK Limited have won a 22.75 million euro (Rs 182 crore) contract from state-run Power Grid Corporation to supply and refurbish High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) converter transformers. “These transformers will strengthen the 1,000 MW HVDC station at Bhadrawati in Maharashtra, which interconnects and moves surplus power from West India to South India,” Alstom said in a statement. The turnkey contract includes designing, engineering, manufacturing, refurbishing, erection and commissioning of HVDC converter transformers.

Sysco and Its Subsidiaries Win the Pentagon Food Service Contracts

Fool March 28, 2014

Sysco’s Foodservice Alabama unit won a five-month prime vendor bridge contract worth up to $12.5 million to provide “food and beverage support” to U.S. Army and Air Force bases in Alabama and Florida through Aug. 30, 2014. Sysco’s Eastern Maryland division won a separate prime vendor bridge contract, also five months in duration, but worth up to $21.4 million in value, to provide “food and beverage support” to U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps locations in Maryland through Aug. 30, 2014.

Air Force awards $2M contract to Wright State

Bizjournals March 28, 2014

Wright State University has landed a $2 million research deal from the U.S. Air Force. The contract runs three years and includes work that advances sensor technology, according to Air Force officials. Sensors work has been an emerging field in the Dayton region, and a contract win for military work only further boosts the region’s strength in that area.

Textron and Northrop Grumman Win Multiple Defense Contracts

Fool March 27, 2014

An $11.4 million option exercise under which Textron will provide systems engineering and program management support for the production and delivery of these helicopters for the Marine Corps. And Northrop Grumman won two more: A $20.2 million contract modification to provide the U.S. Army with logistics services related to Hunter unmanned aircraft systems (i.e. drones) through March 30, 2015. Also a $13.7 million contract modification to perform “sustaining engineering services” for Air Force ICBMs through Sept. 30, 2014.

Penstock Contract Won in Dubai

Pollutionsolutions March 27, 2014

A groundbreaking new design has helped Industrial Penstocks (part of F J Holdings Ltd) win an important new contract in Dubai to design, manufacture, supply and supervise the installation of a high-head special stainless steel grade 316 Penstock. Located at a wastewater pumping station in Nad Al Sheba, best known for its horse racing course, the 2400mm x 2400mm square Penstock was designed to suit a 15m on-and-off-seating head.

L&T bags order to build 271 villas, 24 towers in Bangalore

TOI March 27, 2014

L&T has bagged a major residential order in Bangalore from one of south India’s leading property developers which is also the company’s biggest residential order in this financial year. The scope of work involves civil, structural, MEP and finishing for 24 towers and 271 villas. The towers will comprise two basements plus ground floor with levels varying from 18 floors to 29 floors. The project is scheduled to be completed in 42 months.

Pennar Industries and subsidiary cos bags orders worth Rs 1.02 bn

Myiris March 27, 2014

Pennar Industries, engaged in engineered metal products and pre-engineered buildings, announced that along with its subsidiaries Pennar Engineered Building Systems (PEBS Pennar) and Pennar Enviro PEL) have received orders to the tune of Rs 1.02 billion. The companies received orders from L&T, HCC, Firestone TVS, Yamaha Electronics, Schindler India, UltraTech Cement, Orion Projects, Kohinoor, NSL and others.

Reliance Industries Ltd bags two exploration blocks in Myanmar

BS March 27, 2014

Reliance Industries Ltd won two exploration blocks in Myanmar, the company said in a statement on Wednesday. It emerged the top bidder for the M17 and M18 shallow water blocks in the Moattama basin in water depths up to 3,000 ft. The two blocks together encompass an area of 27,600 sq km.

Sadbhav Engineering bags Rs 212 crore highways project in Rajasthan

ET March 27, 2014

Infrastructure firm Sadbhav Engineering said it has won a Rs 212 crore highways project from NHAI in Rajasthan. “The Company has been declared the successful bidder in respect of the bid invited by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for…widening and strengthening of Jodhpur- Barmer Section of NH-112,” it said in a filing to the BSE.

RTA awards contract for Dh2bn Dubai Water Canal project

Emirates March 27, 2014

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has selected the Parsons/Halcrow Joint Venture (JV) for the construction supervision of the Dh2 billion Dubai Water Canal project, the JV said in a statement. The JV, whose initial scope of work was for design, has now been awarded the next phase of the project. The new scope of work includes elevating three major roads in Dubai, relocating utilities, and constructing the 2.8 kilometre long Dubai Water Canal, the JV said in a statement.

Major oil and gas contract win for Wincanton

swindon-business March 27, 2014

Wincanton, the Chippenham-based logistics group, has won a contract to deliver more than a billion litres of fuel and liquid petroleum gas (LPG) a year to petrol stations and commercial premises across the Midlands and North East of England. The contract with Phillips 66, the oil refining and energy company, will involve 100 Wincanton operational staff in Immingham, Kingsbury and Stockton.

GE marks order for 1,000th Jenbacher gas engine in Pakistan

Youroilandgasnews March 26, 2014

Highlighting the continued demand by textile mills and other industrial customers in Pakistan for reliable on-site power and cooling solutions, GE’s Distributed Power announced Tata Energy, a part of Tata Industries, has selected two of GE’s 3.3-megawatt (MW) Jenbacher J620 cogeneration gas engines to power Tata’s Salfi textile mills in Karachi, the country’s largest city. The project represents GE’s 1,000th and 1,001st Jenbacher gas engines to be installed in the country.

Intertek awarded dimensional control contract for the Wheatstone Project

Youroilandgasnews March 26, 2014

Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety services to industries worldwide, has been awarded the dimensional control contract by Bechtel for the Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project in Western Australia. Under the contract, which commenced in August 2013, Intertek expects to create 10 new Australian jobs and support 15 current positions. The 10 new positions are dimensional control surveyor roles which will be based on site at Ashburton North, 12 kilometres west of Onslow in Western Australia.

Phillips 66 contract win for Wincanton

Motortransport March 26, 2014

Wincanton has extended and expanded its relationship with oil refining and energy firm Phillips 66 in a deal that will see it deliver in excess of one billion litres of petroleum products a year to forecourts across the Midlands and North-East of England.

Fugro awarded three year contract by Murphy Sabah Oil

Youroilandgasnews March 26, 2014

Fugro has been awarded a contract for three years, plus a one year extension option, by Murphy Sabah Oil Co., Ltd. for the provision of rig and subsea positioning services. The award will further strengthen a decade-long working relationship in support of Murphy’s deepwater drilling and development programs offshore Sabah and Sarawak, Malaysia.

FTTN Signs Contract to Acquire and Develop Texas Oil and Gas Leases

Businesswire March 26, 2014

First Titan Corp. announced it negotiated and signed an agreement to jointly acquire and develop oil and gas leases across nine Texas counties with a Houston-based private oil and gas company. FTTN’s joint development agreement with the private company covers Bell, Milam, Falls, Robertson, Limestone, Freestone, Leon, Madison and Brazos counties in Texas. FTTN’s private partner will take the lead in securing leases and operating any wells re-entered or drilled on the acquired acreage. Based upon due diligence, FTTN believes there are several productive formations ranging in depth from a few thousand feet to over 12,000 feet throughout the target area.

Gamesa signed 49.3 MW contract with CGN Wind Energy in China

windtech-international March 26, 2014

Gamesa has signed an agreement to supply 49.3 MW to the Chinese company CGN Wind Energy, subsidiary of general Nuclear Power Group, for the Chengdingsha wind farm being built in Shandong province. The scope of the agreement calls for the installation and commissioning of 25 G97-2.0MW. The delivery is scheduled for July of 2014 and the wind farm is expected to be finished by the end of year 2014.

Oman’s ORPIC awards two contracts for plastics complex

BS March 26, 2014

State-owned Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co (ORPIC) said it had awarded two contracts for construction of a $3.6 billion plastics production complex, the Liwa Plastics Project. Engineers India Ltd of New Delhi will operate the project management company, while the contract for front-end engineering and design was won by Netherlands-based Chicago Bridge & Iron Co , ORPIC said in a statement.

TCS wins multi-million dollar deal from French firm GDF Suez

BL March 25, 2014

IT services firm Tata Consultancy Services has won a multi-million dollar multi-year contract from energy sector major GDF Suez to standardise CRM and billing applications across France, Belgium and the Netherlands, the company said. The deal is Tata Consultancy Services’ (TCS) first major contract in France, post its acquisition of Alti SA in 2013. Paris-headquartered GDF Suez is an electric utility firm, which operates in the fields of electricity generation and distribution, natural gas and renewable energy.

Indsur Global secures BHEL contract worth ₹30 cr

BL March 25, 2014

Indsur Global, a member of the Mumbai-based Indsur Group and leading exporter of power infrastructure castings, said it has bagged an order worth ₹30 crore for supply of castings (metal fittings) from Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) against competitive bidding. The castings will be supplied to BHEL’s Bangalore and Sultanpur plants, the company said.

Transformers & Rectifiers bags ₹66-cr order from Getco

BL March 24, 2014

Power equipment maker Transformers and Rectifiers (India) Ltd said the company has received an order worth ₹66 crore from Gujarat Energy Transmission Corporation Ltd (Getco). Company said, it has been awarded an order for the supply of 66KV class transformers aggregating to 1290 MVA and amounting to ₹66 crore from Getco. With this order, the company’s order book stands at around ₹550 cr.

Power Grid acquires REC’s Unchahar transmission system project

BS March 25, 2014

Central transmission utility Power Grid Corporation has acquired Unchahar Transmission Limited from another public sector firm REC for building the transmission system for the Unchahar thermal power plant in Uttar Pradesh. “Power Grid Corporation has acquired Unchahar Transmission Limited, the Special Purpose Vehicle to establish the transmission system for Unchahar thermal power station on build, own, operate and maintain basis from REC Transmission Projects Company Limited,” the state-run firm said.

Alstom bags 40 million euro contract from BHEL

BS March 25, 2014

Alstom said it has bagged a contract worth 40 million euros or over Rs 334 crore from Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) to supply three 660 MW supercritical boilers for the north Karanpura super thermal power projects in Jharkhand. Under the contract, Alstom will design the 660 MW supercritical boilers and supply identified pressure parts along with windboxes, a statement issued here said.

Supreme Infrastructure gets Rs 618-cr order

BS March 24, 2014

Supreme Infrastructure has secured three orders cumulatively worth Rs 617.7 crore for various construction works, the company said. The highest is from National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) – a Rs 337 crore project for two-laning of Chhapra-Rewaghar-Muzaffarpur section of NH-102 in Bihar. The company has also received a Rs 237 crore order from Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation for improvement of various roads in flexible pavements in the city and its eastern suburbs.

IL BHEL hits Rs 3,000-crore order jackpot

BL March 24, 2014

Power equipment PSU Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has secured an order valued at Rs 3,000 crore for the supply of 2×800 MW steam generators (boilers) with supercritical parameters for a power project in Odisha. The order was given by NTPC Ltd for its power project coming up at Darlipali in Odisha, BHEL said. The contract involves design, engineering, supply and commissioning of the steam generators and associated auxiliaries. The key equipment would be produced at BHEL’s Tiruchi, Ranipet, Bhopal, Hyderabad and Bangalore plants and its Power Sector – Southern Region would be responsible for civil works and erection / commissioning of the plant.

IL&FS Engineering gains on winning Rs 70 crore constructions contract

BS March 21, 2014

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company has rallied 6% to Rs 38.80 after the company said it has bagged a Rs 69.97 crore contract for construction of elevated depot cum workshop for the Rapid Metro Rail Gurgaon. The company has been awarded a contract for construction of elevated depot cum workshop for the Rapid Metro Rail Gurgaon, (RIVIRG- Phase-II). The total value of the contract is Rs 69.97 crore and is to be completed within 24 months from the date of issue of letter of acceptance (LOA), IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company said.

Gujarat Gas wins CNG licence for Bhavnagar

BL March 21, 2014

Gujarat Gas Co Ltd (GGCL) has won a licence to retail CNG to automobiles and piped cooking gas to households in Bhavnagar in Gujarat, the oil regulator PNGRB has said. The Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) in a notice said GGCL is authorised to lay, build, operate or expand the city or local natural gas distribution network in Bhavnagar. GGCL can lay pipelines to transport gas and set up retail stations for selling compressed natural gas (CNG) in an area of 8,153 square km.

Atos wins 5-year IT contract from Huntsman Corpn

BL March 19, 2014

French technology major Atos has won a five-year global data centre transformation contract from Huntsman Corporation, a global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals. Under the agreement, Atos will assume the services and support of several Huntsman global data centres, actively manage cost improvements, increase overall efficiency and effective service provisioning.

Trakm8 order win

stockmarketwire March 20, 2014

Trakm8 subsidiary BOX telematics Ltd has won a £0.68m hardware order for remote wireless fire monitoring units from a leading UK wireless security and safety provider. The AIM-listed company is a designer, developer and manufacturer of telematics hardware and software for the vehicle placement and security market.

Vallourec wins large order for a supercritical power plant in Saudi Arabia

Nasdaq March 20, 2014

Vallourec, world leader in premium tubular solutions, announces that it has been selected to supply 10,000 tons of tubes for the construction of the Shuqaiq Steam Power Plant (SSPP) in Saudi Arabia. Deliveries are scheduled for the first second and third quarter of 2014.

EEW Energy Services wins Indonesia offshore contract

bbc March 20, 2014

EEW ES, which focuses on the oil and gas and renewable energy sector, will produce high-grade steel for a new wellhead platform off East Java. The deal was signed with Jakarta-based maritime and engineering group PT Pal. EEW ES, which is largely funded by Germany’s EEW Group, opened its first UK base in Glasgow last November.

Andritz Hydro wins Norwegian hydropower contract

Pennenergy March 20, 2014

Austrian hydroelectric power specialists, Andritz Hydro, has been awarded a $55m contract from Lyse Produkcsjon to supplythe electromechanical equipment for the new Lysebotn II hydropower station in Norway. Under the contract, Andritz Hydro (WBAG: ANDR) will supply two high-pressure Francis turbines with a capacity of 185 MW each, two generator units, hydraulic steelwork and steel linings.

Alstom T&D India bags ₹161-cr order from Power Grid

BL March 19, 2014

Alstom T&D India has bagged a euro 20.1-million contract from State-run Power Grid Corporation for supplying equipment at various centres in North India. “Alstom T&D India has secured a euro 20.1-million (₹161-crore) contract from Power Grid for upgrading transmission substations at 14 sites across five States and reactors at Bhiwani (Haryana),” the company said in a statement. The expansion will reduce transmission line overloading and improve grid stability in North India, the statement said.

FCC Wins $700 Million Subway Contract In Qatar

jewishbusinessnews March 18, 2014

Last week the Spanish international engineering and construction giant Fomento De Construcciones Y Contratas, or FCC, announced it had won a new contract award to build part of yet another new subway line, this time in Doha, Qatar. FCC is already leading a consortium contracted to build three brand new subway lines for the city of Riyadh in Saudi Arabia, under an US$8 billion consortium tender there.

Journey Group cheers with new contract win

ifamagazine March 19, 2014

Journey Group, which provides catering services and in-flight products to the international airline and travel industries, has landed a contract with JetBlue Airways Corp. The group’s US division, Air Fayre, will provide a fresh buy on board and first class offering for JetBlue’s predominantly transcontinental flights out of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Kentz scores contract win in Venezuela

ifamagazine March 19, 2014

Engineering and construction group Kentz Corp. has announced that Valerus, its oil and gas handling company in the US, has been awarded a 38m dollar contract from Cardón IV to provide engineering and procurement of a simplified early production plant in Venezuela. The work carried out on the early production plant will enable first gas from the Perla field.

CBI, Chiyoda Win $6B Contract

Zacks March 18, 2014

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. announced that its joint venture (JV) with Chiyoda International Corporation has received a Liquefied natural gas (LNG) contract. Louisiana-based Cameron LNG, LLC, a subsidiary of Sempra Energy, has awarded the $6 billion contract for the construction of its Cameron Liquefaction Project in Hackberry.

Richmond Hill council awards $22 million wastewater contract

Savannahnow March 18, 2014

The Richmond Hill City Council voted to approve the biggest expenditure in the history of the city Tuesday night, $22,365,000 to Bates Engineering/Contractors, Inc. for construction of a new wastewater treatment plant. The new facility will replace the current natural system constructed in 1999 designed to treat up to 1.5 million gallons per day with a membrane bioreactor (MBR) system that will initially be able to treat up to 3 million gallons per-day.

GE, Bombardier and China groups win $4.7bn Transnet contract

Ft March 18, 2015

South Africa has awarded a $4.7bn contract to build more than a thousand freight locomotives to four groups, including General Electric and two Chinese companies. The R50bn contract has been touted as one of the largest single infrastructure contracts for South Africa and is part of a R300bn seven-year plan to revamp the nation’s ageing rail system.

Advanced wins new NHS Trust contract

Stockmarketwire March 18, 2015

Advanced Computer Software Group has been awarded preferred supplier status by Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust for a multi-year contract to supply a single integrated and interoperable health record solution across all the trust’s clinical pathways including mental health, child, community and specialised services. The contract is the third win for Advanced in the NHS community and mental health space, and around 68 NHS contracts are expected to be renewed between 2014 and 2016.

Personal Group Wins Contract With Four Season Health Care

lse.co.uk March 17, 2014

Personal Group Holdings PLC Monday said it has won a contract to provide a benefits programme to the 33,000 employees of Four Seasons Health Care, a UK independent health and social care provider. Personal Group, which provides employee benefits, employee related insurance products and financial services in the UK, said the voluntary benefits programme, which will commence in March 2014, will be available to employees both on and offline.

NTPC bags Sri Lankan consultancy project

ET March 14, 2014

NTPC Consultancy Wing has bagged the contract for providing Engineering Consultancy Services to Trincomalee Power Company Ltd. (TPCL) for setting up 2×250 MW Coal Based Power Project at Trincomalee, in Sri Lanka. The contract agreement between NTPC and Trincomalee Power Company Ltd. (TPCL) was signed at Colombo in Sri Lanka.

Jaihind Projects Secures Rs.2.52 Cr. Order From BPCL

Rttnews March 14, 2014

Jaihind Projects Ltd. has secured an order for Rs.2.52 crore from Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.(BPCL) for augmentation of fire fighting system including mechanical and associated civil jobs at Sewree Khaucreek Installaton. At the BSE, Jaihind Projects shares are currently trading at Rs.11.70, up 17 percent from the previous close.

The Dover commercial project receives order in Council approval

Youroilandgasnews March 14, 2014

Athabasca Oil Corporation is pleased to announce that Brion Energy Corporation has received approval by the Lieutenant Governor in Council for the Dover Commercial Project. The Dover Commercial Project received Order in Council approval from the Alberta cabinet on March 13, 2014. The project received conditional approval from the Alberta Energy Regulator on August 6, 2013.

KEC International wins Rs 1,200-crore orders

ET March 14, 2014

Global infrastructure major KEC International has bagged orders worth Rs 1,200 crore in various business segments from different geographies. The transmission and power system business of the company received Rs 886-crore order from both India and other countries such as Afghanistan, Americas and Abu Dhabi, it said in a release.

Harvard, Akonni Partnership Wins $29M to Develop Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Diagnostic

Genomeweb March 13, 2014

Harvard University and Akonni Biosystems have teamed up to develop and test an amplification array-based diagnostic for multi-drug-resistant and extreme-drug-resistant tuberculosis. The work is one of several projects that will be supported by a five-year, approximately $29 million Centers of Excellence for Translational Research awarded to Harvard by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to establish a translational research center to develop molecular diagnostic technologies for TB.

Emami Cement places order with Gebr Pfeiffer for five mills

Cement March 14, 2014

Gebr Pfeiffer SE and its Indian subsidary Gebr Pfeiffer (India) has received a contract from Kolkata-based Emami Cement Ltd for four MVR mills and an MPS mill for coal grinding. Emami Cement, a newcomer to the cement industry, is setting up a greenfield cement works in Chhattisgarh state. The Gebr Pfeiffer order covers an MVR 6000 R-6 roller mill with an installed drive power of 6700kW for raw material grinding. This mill is designed to yield 610tph of raw meal, with the difficult-to-grind material being ground to a fineness of 15 per cent R90µm.

Erickson awarded new contract with Hunt Oil

Youroilandgasnews March 14, 2014

Erickson Air-Crane Incorporated , a leading global provider of aviation services to a diverse mix of commercial and government customers, and the vertically-integrated manufacturer and operator of the powerful heavy-lift Erickson S-64 Aircrane helicopter, announced today that it had signed a new contract with Hunt Oil Exploration and Production Company of Peru, L.L.C., Sucursal de Peru (“Hunt Oil”).

Foster Wheeler awarded FEED contracts by S-OIL Corporation in South Korea

Youroilandgasnews March 14, 2014

Foster Wheeler AG announced that subsidiaries of its Global Engineering and Construction Group have been awarded contracts by S-OIL Corporation for the front-end engineering design (FEED) for a residue upgrading project at S-OIL’s Onsan refinery in Ulsan, South Korea. This award illustrates our strategy to deploy our global network of operations, with our execution centers working together to support our clients through the entire lifecycle of their planned investments.

L&T wins Rs 3,655 cr road project in Qatar

BS March 13, 2014

Infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro has won a Rs 3,655 crore road project in Qatar, its single largest road order in the international market. “The Transportation Infrastructure Business of L&T Construction has secured a major prestigious international order worth Rs 3,655 crore from ASHGHAL (Public Works Authority), state of Qatar for design and construction of Al Wakrah Bypass Road,” the company said in a filing to the BSE.

TOYO Awarded LNG Regasification Plant Project in India

Youroilandgasnews March 11, 2014

Toyo Engineering Corporation (TOYO, President and CEO Katsumoto Ishibashi) has been awarded a regasification plant project by Petronet LNG Ltd, India. The plant is to be constructed at Dahej, located in the State of Gujarat on the west coast of India, to expand the LNG receiving capacity from 10 million tons to 15 million tons per year. Toyo-India will lead EPC work on a turnkey basis, from engineering to construction and commissioning. The plant is scheduled to be completed at the beginning of 2017.

SPML Infra wins projects worth Rs 721 cr in Gujarat, Bihar

BL March 10, 2014

SPML Infra has received a Rs 594-crore order in Gujarat for developing infrastructure for water supply to Bhavnagar and a Rs 127-crore order in Bihar for strengthening, improvement and augmentation of the electricity distribution system in 11 towns of the State, the company said in a statement.

L&T wins Rs 2,935 cr orders

BS March 10, 2014

In the transportation and infrastructure business, new orders worth Rs 1,035 crore have been won,” L&T said in a statement. These include a major engineering, construction and procurement (EPC) order from Rail Vikas Nigam for building roadbed, major and minor bridges, track linking, outdoor signalling and electrical works in connection with doubling of Sambalpur-Barpali, Barpali-Bolangir, Bolangir-Titalgarh sections, part of Sambalpur-Titalgarh doubling of East Coast Railway project in Odisha, it said.

Engineers India wins $139 mn Nigerian contract

ET March 8, 2014

Engineers India Ltd (EIL) has won its largest ever overseas consultancy contract for a 20 million tonne oil refinery in Nigeria as it looks at markets abroad to more than double its revenue to $1 billion in the next 3-4 years. The state-owned firm has won a $139 million contract from Nigerian company Dangote Group for providing project management consultancy (PMC) and engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for a refinery and polypropylene plant, EIL Chairman and Managing Director A K Purwaha said.

Sadbhav Engineering wins Rs 140-crore highway project in Odisha

BS March 7, 2014

Our company has been awarded the project by the Chief Engineer, Roads, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha, for a aggregating value of Rs 139.5 crore- Sadbhav Engineering said. The company said the project pertains to widening and strengthening of Raj-Athagarh-Narsinghpur Road to two-lane under State Highways Development Project on engineering, procurement and construction basis.

Huawei bags Vodafone contract for network enhancement projects

BL March 6, 2014

Information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider Huawei has won a five-year contract from Vodafone to expand its Single Radio Access Network. The global contract has been awarded under its ‘Project Spring’ Phase 1 programme. Under the programme, Huawei will deliver a number of network enhancement projects, including both products and services, for Vodafone radio access networks in 15 countries including the UK, Germany, Italy, Spain, Romania, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, Mozambique, Lesotho, Congo and Ghana.

McDermott wins a transportation and installation contract in Brunei

Youroilandgasnews March 7, 2014

McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) (“McDermott”) announced today that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded a contract by Brunei Shell Petroleum Company Sdn. Bhd. (BSP) to transport and install offshore structures for Champion Waterflood B2/3. Brunei Shell Petroleum is one of Asia’s largest energy companies, and they are pleased to engage them on a project in the region.

Bajaj Electricals bags M.P. orders

BL March 6, 2014

Bajaj Electricals has bagged three orders totalling ₹297.65 crore from the Madhya Pradesh Electricity Board for substation, transmission and distribution work. A major order worth ₹148.71 crore is for construction of 132 kV sub-stations in the Gwalior circle of the state. The other two orders are for feeder and separation works in Hoshangabad and Raisen districts, the company said.

Alstom wins BHEL contract to supply supercritical boilers for NTPC’s Darlipalli coal power plant

TOI March 6, 2014

Power equipment manufacturer Alstom has won a contract worth 85 million from Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) to supply two 800MW supercritical boilers for Darlipalli Super Thermal Power Project (STPP) in Sundergarh, Odisha. This project forms part of NTPC Ltd’s Bulk 800MW tender.

JGC wins LNG plant rejuvenation project in Malaysia

Youroilandgasnews March 6, 2014

JGC Corporation announced today that, as leader of a consortium including JGC Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. (a JGC Group company) and Malaysian company Synerlitz, it has won a contract from Malaysia LNG Dua Sdn. Bhd. for rejuvenation work on an LNG plant in Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia.

GMR bags Rs 267-crore Railways works deal in UP

ET March 5, 2014

A Consortium led by GMR Infrastructure Limited has won its maiden railway project. The Rs 267 crore projects involve construction of rail line doubling between Jhansi and Bhimsen stations in the State of Uttar Pradesh, India. GMR is the lead member of the consortium with TATA Projects and Kalindee Rail Nirman as the partner for OHE and track works, S&T works respectively.

Copisa awarded water treatment project in Peru

BNamericas March 5, 2014

Spanish construction firm Copisa was awarded a US$21.4mn contract for construction of a water treatment plant and sewage system in La Joya district in Peru’s Arequipa department.

Dubai’s Drake & Scull wins Dh50m water treatment projects in India

Thenational March 5, 2014

The Dubai-listed mechanical engineering and plumbing specialist said that its German subsidiary Passavant-Roediger had won contracts to build 80 kilometres of sewers in Rajasthan and a waste water treatment plant in Gujarat. In Ahmedabad in Gujarat, Passavant-Roediger won a contract to build an effluent treatment plant for Ford India which has a design capacity of handling 8000 cubic metres of river water per day, and a state of the art wastewater treatment plant to process 4500 cubic metres per day.

Technip awarded contract to provide onshore FEED for commercial gas carbon capture and storage project in Scotland

Youroilandgasnews March 5, 2014

Project supports development of key technology to reduce carbon emissions. Technip has been awarded a contract by Shell UK Limited to provide front-end engineering design (FEED) for the onshore elements of the Peterhead Gas Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) demonstration project in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. The project is designed to capture, compress and transport by pipeline one million tonnes a year of carbon dioxide to an offshore gas reservoir for long-term storage beneath the North Sea.

OneSubsea awarded contract for East Nile Delta, Egypt

Youroilandgasnews March 4, 2014

OneSubsea™ has been awarded a contract of more than $80 million from Pharaonic Petroleum Company (PhPC) to supply subsea equipment for the East Nile Delta END-3 development offshore Egypt. The scope of supply for the four well systems includes subsea production equipment, wet gas flow meters, HIPPS and installation and operational spares. This is an expansion of the Taurt development to which OneSubsea supplied equipment in 2006.

Alfa Laval Wins SEK 55 Million Refinery Order in Vietnam

Businesswire March 4, 2014

Alfa Laval, a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchangers to a refinery and petrochemical plant in Vietnam. The order is booked in the Process Industry segment and has a value of approximately SEK 55 million. Delivery is scheduled for 2015.

IVRCL bags orders worth Rs 2,633 crore

BS March 4, 2014

Hyderabad-based infrastructure company IVRCL Ltd stated that it had bagged orders worth Rs 2,632.85 crore from the state governments of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh.The irrigation segment works include civil works for the Yettinahole turnkey project under packages-II, III and V from the Karnataka Neeravari Nigam Limited (KNNL) for Rs 685.80 crore, Rs 1,135 crore and Rs 543.28 crore respectively.

Ramco Systems, bags Malaysian Airlines deal

BL March 04, 2014

Ramco Systems Ltd has bagged the largest order ever by securing a 5-year deal with Malaysian Airlines. Ramco declined to give the deal size. The Chennai-based software company will provide the airline solutions for aircraft maintenance, maintenance service sales, operational, HR and financial functions. From the cockpit to tarmac and the hangar, Malaysia Airlines’ engineering and MRO operations can be integrated effectively.

Aptech bags IT skill development deal from Afghanistan Govt

BS March 04, 2014

Aptech, provider of learning solutions, announced today that it has bagged a contract with Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT), Government of Afghanistan, for IT skill building training in the country. The programme is funded by World Bank and is designed to increase the number of skilled Afghans and to create a pool of proficient, technically qualified Afghan nationals who are industry-ready and employable.

L&T awarded Rs 1,550 crore road project in Oman

BS March 3, 2014

Engineering and construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has won a Rs 1,550 crore road project in Oman, the company said. “The Transportation Infrastructure Business of L&T has bagged a prestigious international order worth Rs 1,550 crore from the Ministry of Transport and Communications, Sultanate of Oman, for the construction of a road between Bidbid-Sur Section,” it said in a statement.

BHEL wins Rs 7,900-cr order

BS March 2, 2014

State-owned power equipment maker BHEL has bagged a contract worth Rs 7,900 crore related to 1,980 MW thermal power project in Jharkhand. The contract, won through international competitive bidding, is for NTPC’s 1,980 MW North Karanpura super thermal power project. The plant will have three units, each having a generation capacity of 660 MW. The EPC (Engineering Procurement and Construction) order is valued at Rs 7,900 crore, BHEL said.

Oil, gas firms win eight more exploration licences

Tribune March 1, 2014

The government on Friday signed eight petroleum concession agreements and granted exploration licences to oil and gas companies, which will attract a minimum investment commitment of $60.73 million. Apart from the work commitment, the companies will spend a minimum of $30,000 a year on social welfare schemes in each of the awarded blocks. The blocks are located in all four provinces of the country.

L&T Construction gets Rs 5,220 cr order

BS Feb 28, 2014

L&T Construction said it has received orders worth Rs 5,220 crore in the first two months of this year across various business segments. “It has been a productive beginning to the new year and these orders reaffirm our leadership position in our various business verticals,” S N Subrahmanyan, Senior Executive Vice President, L&T said in a statement. The water and renewable energy business segment got the highest order at Rs 2,019 crore from Gujarat, Karnataka and West Bengal.

Technip awarded contract in Brunei, reinforcing its presence in the country

Youroilandgasnews Feb 28, 2014

Technip has been awarded a significant contract by Total E&P Borneo B.V., covering engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning (EPSCC). This project aims at the modification of the onshore facilities as well as the construction of a new onshore pipeline, in order to transport Maharaja Lela & Jamalulalam South (MLJS) gas to the Brunei Liquefied Natural Gas (BLNG) plant.

Subsea 7 S.A. awarded $75 million contract offshore Canada

Youroilandgasnews Feb 28, 2014

Subsea 7 S.A. announced the award of a US$75 million three-year subsea construction services contract by ExxonMobil Canada Properties. The contract supports the Hebron heavy oil field development, located in the Jeanne d’Arc Basin 350 kilometres southeast of St. John’s, Canada.The contract scope includes the project management, engineering and installation of two Offshore Loading Systems in a water depth of 92 metres.

Metso Wins A Significant Contract to Supply Valve Solutions to Saudi Aramco’s Petroleum Refining and Petrochemical Production Complex

Newswiretoday Feb 28, 2014

The order includes a considerable number and wide range of Metso’s Neles® rotary and globe valves and Jamesbury® valves, including control, on-off and safety valves. It also includes Metso’s intelligent safety solenoid technology and valve controllers, which guarantee maximum process availability and safety while reducing overall operating costs. The valve solutions will be delivered to the petroleum refining and petrochemical production complex of Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabian Oil Company, that will be substantially expanded.

Rolta bags $4-mn contract for 3D city modeling

BL Feb 24, 2014

Engineering and geospatial services company Rolta has bagged a $4 million contract for 3D city modeling from a country in West Asia. This project entails the creation of a 3D City model over an urban area of 3,000 sq. km, Rolta said. Modeling a city in 3D involves deployment of technologies, such as aerial oblique imaging, photogrammetric mapping, street-view imaging and GPS surveys among others, the statement said. The company had recently bagged a similar project valued at $25 million from the city of Abu Dhabi.

KNR Constructions secures EPC order worth Rs 290 crore in AP

BS Feb 24, 2014

Hyderabad-based infrastructure developer KNR Constructions Limited has bagged an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order worth Rs 290.25 crore from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). The order is for rehabilitation and upgradation of existing NH-565 from Km 425/400 to Km 509/400 (Penchalakona to Yerpedu section) to two-lane with paved shoulder in Andhra Pradesh, under the NHDP-4.

Petron Engineering bags Rs 196 crore contract from JBF Petrochemicals

BS Feb 24, 2014

Petron Engineering Construction Ltd has informed BSE that it has received Rs 196 crore contract from JBF Petrochemicals Limited for composite works comprising civil, structural, underground piping, buildings, mechanical piping, insulation, painting, electrical & instrumentation works for its JBF PTA OSBL project at Mangalore, Karnataka.

PhosAgro and Belaruskali ink potash supply contract

BS Feb 24, 2014

PhosAgro, one of the world’s leading vertically integrated phosphate-based fertiliser producers, it has signed a potash supply contract with Belaruskali. Andrey Guryev, CEO, PhosAgro, said, “Following last year’s breakup of the Belaruskali-Uralkali consortium, Russian NPK fertiliser manufacturers and agricultural producers, who account for approximately 2.1 million tonnes of demand per year, now have the option of buying potash from alternative suppliers based on which party can offer the best conditions.”

Monadelphous awarded $680 million contract on Ichthys LNG Project

Youroilandgasnews Feb 24, 2014

Leading engineering group Monadelphous Group Limited is pleased to announce it has been awarded a major construction contract for mechanical works at the Ichthys Project Onshore LNG Facilities in Darwin in the Northern Territory. The agreement is with lead contractor, JKC Australia LNG Pty Ltd (JKC), a joint venture between Japan-based JGC Corporation and Chiyoda Corporation, and KBR (Kellogg Brown & Root Pty Ltd) and is valued at approximately $680 million. The scope of work comprises the erection of piping, mechanical and structural steel for the Utility and Offsite Area.

Saipem won Engineering & Construction offshore contracts for a total amount of US$520 million

Youroilandgasnews Feb 24, 2014

Saipem has won new Engineering & Construction offshore contracts in Indonesia and in the Republic of Congo, for a total amount of approximately $520 million. In Indonesia, Eni has awarded a consortium led by Saipem the EPCI contract for a new built barge Floating Production Unit (FPU) for the Jangkrik Complex Project development. The consortium is formed by Hyundai Heavy Industries Ltd (HHI) and the joint venture between Saipem, Tripatra Engineers & Constructors and Chiyoda. The total contract value for the project is $1.1 billion.

IL&FS Transportation wins Rs.1,348 crore road contract in Spain

Livemint Feb 21, 2014

IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd on Friday said its subsidiary in Spain secured a road contract worth Rs.1,348.52 crore. In a filing to BSE, IL&FS Transportation said the joint venture with Elsamex SA in Spain had been awarded a contract by the roads department of the Republic of Botswana under a so-called output and performance-based road contract system for a period of 10 years beginning 19 February.

Atwood Oceanics announces contract extension for the Atwood Aurora

Youroilandgasnews Feb 21, 2014

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. announced that one of its subsidiaries has been awarded an extension to the drillingservices contract with Addax Petroleum Cameroon Limited for the jack-up drillingunit Atwood Aurora. The original contract for a one year term to be performedoffshore Cameroon has been lengthened to a term of two years, and the operatingdayrate for the full two-year term will be approximately $185,000 (inclusive ofthe 15% Cameroon withholding tax) or $158,000 (exclusive of the 15% Cameroonwithholding tax), depending on the well location.

ABB bags order worth Rs. 310 cr from PowerGrid

BL Feb 21, 2014

ABB has won orders worth around ₹310 crore from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd for supplying power transformers and shunt reactors. The supply will be for substations being built to support the country’s ultra-high voltage transmission grid development, the company said in a statement. The orders were booked in the fourth quarter of 2013 and the first quarter of 2014, it added.

Ace Winches Secures Manufacturing Orders Worth £12 Million

Youroilandgasnews Feb 21, 2014

ACEWinches, the Aberdeenshire-based deck machinery specialist, has secured £12million of manufacturing contracts within the last seven months for a number ofmajor international clients including Oceaneering, Heerema Marine Contractorsand McDermott International. Alongsidestandard equipment from the ACE Manufacturing Product Catalogue, several of thepackages ordered have been conceptualised by the Research and Development teamto meet the bespoke requirements of clients, including the design and supply ofsubsea operable winches.

CB&I wins Kuwait refinery contract

Refiningandpetrochemicals Feb 21, 2014

The Netherlands-based CB&I has secured a contract from Kuwait National Petroleum (KNPC) for its clean fuels project at the Mina Abdullah I refinery in Kuwait, for around $370m. CB&I, which is part of a joint venture led by Petrofac International, along with Samsung Engineering will execute the Mina Abdullah I refinery project. As part of the deal, CB&I will provide engineering and procurement for two atmospheric residue desulfurisation units that were previously licensed by Chevron Lummus Global, a joint venture of CB&I and Chevron.

Wärtsilä receives the first order for its new Slop Water Treatment System

Portnews Feb 21, 2014

The new Wärtsilä slop water treatment system has been ordered for an ultra-deep water drill ship operating in the Gulf of Mexico. The order is the first for the new system, which enhances Wärtsilä’s position as the marine industry’s leading provider of innovative products, solutions and services. The contract was signed in the end of 2013, the company said in its press release. The Wärtsilä slop water treatment system is designed to treat and clean water contaminated with slop or drilling mud.

TPI wins contract to supply wind turbine blades for Gamesa

energy-business Feb 20, 2014

US-based TPI Composites has been awarded a long term supply contract by Spanish company Gamesa to provide wind turbine blades for its G114 wind turbine. The blades will be manufactured at TPI’s factory in Juarez, Mexico and it would be used by Gamesa to serve the wind projects in the US and Mexico as well as for export to other emerging regional markets.

Salarpuria wins award for ‘Luxuria’ project

BL Feb 20, 2014

Real estate developer Salarpuria Sattva has bagged the ‘Luxury project of the year’ award instituted by ABP Real Estate. The company won this award for its project ‘Luxuria’. ‘Luxuria’ project by Salarpuria Sattva is located in Malleshwaram, Bangalore. The project consists of two towers with fabulous glass finishes boasting 197 units equipped with premium amenities.

ABB bags orders worth $56 mn from PowerGrid

BL Feb 20, 2014

Power major ABB has won orders worth around Rs. 310 crore ($56 million) from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd to supply power transformers and shunt reactors for sub-stations being built to support the country’s ultrahigh voltage transmission grid development. The orders were booked in the fourth quarter of 2013 and in the first quarter of 2014.

Holtec wins tender for Palestine’s first cement plant

Worldcement Feb 19, 2014

According to a report India’s Holtec has won a tender to carry out a feasibility study for The Palestinian Commercial Services Company (PCSC) regarding the establishment of Palestine’s first cement plant. The new facility, which will be located in the West Bank, is expected to take four years to complete. The US$300 million plant will have a capacity of 5000 tpd, which would be doubled after three years. The cement produced will help to meet demand in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Veolia Wins Oil Sands Water-Treatment Contract From Shell

Bloomberg Feb 19, 2014

Veolia Environnement SA (VIE), the largest European water company, will build a water-treatment plant for Royal Dutch Shell Plc’s steam-assisted oil sands operations in Canada. Veolia’s system will allow Shell to produce 50,000 tons of steam a day that’s injected into underground reservoirs of bitumen to allow the fossil fuel to flow to the surface. About 99 percent of the water used to make the steam will be recycled, the French company said in a statement.

Events International lands Glasgow 2014 hospitality contract

Eventmagazine Feb 19, 2014

Glasgow 2014 has appointed Events International as the official hospitality package provider of the Commonwealth Games. Corporate packages will be available for both the opening and closing ceremonies as well as a range of sports including athletics, rugby sevens, swimming, track cycling, gymnastics, judo, boxing and netball. Prices will range from £249 to £575.

Brunei Shell Petroleum has awarded Maersk Drilling

BL Feb 10, 2014

Brunei Shell Petroleum has awarded Maersk Drilling a four year contract for the jack-up rig Maersk Completer for operation offshore Brunei. The contract commences in December 2014 in direct continuation of its current contract with Brunei Shell Petroleum. The contract has options for extension up to a total of three years.

HCC wins orders worth ₹726 cr

BL Feb 10, 2014

Mumbai-based Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) has secured contracts worth ₹726 crore. A ₹433 crore order from Bihar Rajya Pul Nirman Nigam is for the construction of a 2.9 km four-lane bridge between Daudnagar and Nasriganj, including approach roads, over the river Sone in Bihar. HCC has also received orders totalling ₹293 crore from its businesses in water, nuclear and industrial segments.

BARDA Awards Contract Worth up to $90 Million to The Medicines Company/Rempex for Development of Gram-Negative Antibiotic

Marketwatch Feb 6, 2014

The Medicines Company announced that Rempex Pharmaceuticals, a wholly owned subsidiary, has been awarded a contract by the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority worth up to $90 million to support the development of Carbavance(TM). Carbavance is a combination of a carbapenem antibiotic with a novel beta-lactamase inhibitor for treatment of multi-drug resistant (MDR) gram-negative infections. The BARDA contract is a cost-sharing arrangement that includes non-clinical development activities, clinical studies, manufacturing, and associated regulatory activities designed to gain US approval of Carbavance for treatment of serious gram-negative infections.

Elevance awards EPC contract to URS for Natchez biorefinery

BS Feb 6, 2014

Elevance Renewable Sciences Inc has selected URS Corporation to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for its second world-scale biorefinery in Natchez, Mississippi, ensuring the company remains on track to meet customer forecasts for its Inherent renewable building blocks in 2016.

TPI wins contract to supply wind turbine blades for Gamesa

energy-business Feb 20, 2014

US-based TPI Composites has been awarded a long term supply contract by Spanish company Gamesa to provide wind turbine blades for its G114 wind turbine. The blades will be manufactured at TPI’s factory in Juarez, Mexico and it would be used by Gamesa to serve the wind projects in the US and Mexico as well as for export to other emerging regional markets.

Salarpuria wins award for ‘Luxuria’ project

BL Feb 20, 2014

Real estate developer Salarpuria Sattva has bagged the ‘Luxury project of the year’ award instituted by ABP Real Estate. The company won this award for its project ‘Luxuria’. ‘Luxuria’ project by Salarpuria Sattva is located in Malleshwaram, Bangalore. The project consists of two towers with fabulous glass finishes boasting 197 units equipped with premium amenities.

ABB bags orders worth $56 mn from PowerGrid

BL Feb 20, 2014

Power major ABB has won orders worth around Rs. 310 crore ($56 million) from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd to supply power transformers and shunt reactors for sub-stations being built to support the country’s ultrahigh voltage transmission grid development. The orders were booked in the fourth quarter of 2013 and in the first quarter of 2014.

Cargotec wins order in South Korea

Worldcement Jan 28, 2014

Cargotec has received an order from Koryo Fly Ash Cement Company in Seoul, South Korea. The order comprises a standard 10 000 S road-mobile Siwertell unloader fitted with a double bellows system and dust filter and with a capacity of 300 tph. The unloader will be used to unload cement at the company’s facilities in the Port of Dangjin. Jörgen Ojeda, Siwertell Sales Director for mobile unloaders, says the customer was looking for an environmentally friendly mobile unloader, with a capacity of 250 – 350 tph, suitable for ships of between 5000 and 10 000 dwt, which could be delivered quickly to meet its commercial plans.

Midas wins £12m green business park deal

Constructionenquirer Jan 27, 2014

Midas Construction has picked up the job to build a green business park in south Bristol. Work will start in early February on the new facility at Knowle West, which will be the first building in the south west to achieve a BREEAM outstanding environmental and sustainability standard. Designed by architect Stride Treglown, it will provide 40,000 sq ft of workshop and office space, and is expected to support 350 jobs.

Loesche wins contract with Tanga Cement Company

WorldCement Jan 28, 2014

Tanga Cement Company Limited, Tanzania, has awarded Loesche the order for two vertical roller mills. The order includes engineering and supply. The mills are for raw material grinding and coal grinding. The raw material VRM will be an LM 41.4 with a capacity of 200 tph at a fineness of 15% R 90 µm. A rotary star feeder is included in the order. The coal mill is an LM 19.2 D with the capacity to grind 20 tph of coal to a fineness of 12% R 90 µm; it will be delivered will a coal screw feeder. Delivery of the mill key parts is scheduled for July of this year.

Nippon Renewable Energy secures $250 million for Japanese solar projects

Pv Jan 28, 2014

The independent solar utility company is developing a pipeline of more than 300 MW of solar projects. Four installations totaling 47.5 MW are set to begin construction. NRE secured the investment funding from Switzerland-based Partners Group and Singapore’s Equis Funds Group, which worked with Equis Asia Fund and Equis co-investors Babson Capital, LGsuper and Qantas Superannuation.

North Devon manufacturer wins £10 million oil and gas contract

Westernmorningnews Jan 28, 2014

A North Devon manufacturer has won a contract worth £10 million to supply valves and fittings to a $5.5 billion North Sea oil and gas project. American-owned Parker Hannifin, which employs 230 people in Barnstaple, was awarded a contract by the Norwegian state oil company Statoil to supply corrosion resistant components for the Gina Krog project. The new oil and gas field is located 250 km west of Stavanger, Norway.

Nam Cheong makes strong start in new year with contract win for five Vessels worth us$70 million

Youroilandgasnews Jan 28, 2014

Nam Cheong Limited, a leading global offshore marine player listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (the “SGX”) and Malaysia’s largest Offshore Support Vessel (“OSV”) builder, today announced that it has sold four Emergency Response and Rescue Vessels (“ERRV”) and one Anchor Handling Towing Supply Vessel (“AHTS”) for close to US$70 million (approximately S$89.4 million) to existing repeat customer, Sentinel Marine.

Technip wins a new contract in the Middle-East and reinforces its position in the promising subsea business in the region

Youroilandgasnews Jan 28, 2014

Technip was awarded a substantial contract by Dubai Petroleum Establishment (DPE). This covers the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the Jalilah B field development project, located nearly 90 kilometers offshore Dubai (United Arab Emirates, UAE), at water depth reaching 60 meters. Technip’s scope of work consists of the construction and installation of the Jalilah B platform, a 900-ton deck, a 500-ton jacket, as well as 13 new risers on existing platforms. It also includes the installation of 110 kilometers of pipelines ranging from 6 to 24 inches in diameter. This contract will use three of Technip’s specialized vessels, including the G1201, one of the Group’s flagship S-Lay installation vessel designed for work in both deep and shallow water.

AMEC Tekfen Azfen consortium awarded $974 million contract by BP for Shah Deniz 2 offshore platforms, Azerbaijan

Youroilandgasnews Jan 28, 2014

The AMEC Tekfen Azfen (ATA) consortium has been awarded a contract totalling $974 million for BP-operated Stage 2 development of the Shah Deniz gas field in the Caspian Sea. AMEC will contribute its project and construction management expertise to the consortium. The contract covers the fabrication, load out and offshore hook-up and commissioning of the topsides units of the two Stage 2 platforms including the Production and Risers platform and Quarters and Utilities platform. Both topsides units will be built at the ATA fabrication yard in Bibi-Heybat near Baku.

CSSC orders five large bulkers at Shanghai Waigaoqiao

Seatrade Jan 27, 2014

CSSC (Hong Kong) Leasing, an arm of China State Shipbuilding Corp (CSSC), has ordered five 208,000 dwt dry bulk carriers at compatriot yard Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding (SWS). The order comes with an option to build five more similar units at the shipyard. The newbuildings will be chartered to Greek owner Ocean Bulk.

McNally Bharat bags 3 super-speciality hospital projects worth ₹118.6 cr

BL Jan 27, 2014

McNally Bharat Engineering Co Ltd has bagged orders worth ₹118.59 crore for building three super-speciality hospitals in two West Bengal districts. The West Bengal government is setting up these hospitals under the Backward Region Grant Fund (BRGF) at Debra and Salboni in Paschim Medinipur district and Nandigram in Purba Medinipur district, the company sources told. The proposed super speciality hospitals are proposed as separate projects within the premises of existing hospitals at these places.

Bumi Armada receives letter of award for the charter of two PSVS in Angola

Youroilandgasnews Jan 24, 2014

Malaysia-based international offshore oilfield services provider, Bumi Armada Berhad’s wholly-owned subsidiaries, Armada Offshore OSV Limited and Bumi Armada (Labuan) Ltd have received Letters of Award (“LOA”) from Interoil Angola Limitada, a leading player in offshore accommodation in West Africa for the charter of two Platform Supply Vessels (PSVs), Armada Tuah 306 and Armada Tuah 302 respectively.The PSVs will be supporting Total E&P Angola on the drilling campaign on Block 32 offshore Angola.

EMAS awarded new subsea projects worth almost US$80 million

Youroilandgasnews Jan 24, 2014

EMAS, the operating brand of Ezra Holdings, a leading global offshore contractor and provider of integrated offshore solutions to the oil and gas (O&G) industry, today announced that its Subsea Services division (EMAS AMC) been awarded projects worth a total of approximately US$80million, including options. The scope of these projects cover a large spectrum of subsea work, including the decommissioning and towage of an FPSO in Asia and the deployment of an Inspection, Maintenance and Repair (IMR) vessel in the Americas. Work for a majority of the contracts is expected to commence by the first half of 2014.


Praxair signs long-term contract and expands enclave supply in South Korea

Youroilandgasnews Jan 24, 2014

Praxair has signed a long-term contract with Taewoong Steel Co. LTD to supply high-purity oxygen to the company’s steel mill facility in Busan, Korea. Praxair will construct a new 180 tons per day air separation plant and pipeline in the Mieum Foreign Industrial Zone in Busan that will serve Taewoong, as well as new and other existing customers. The plant is expected to start up in 2016. “This new state-of-the-art plant will also enable us to meet growing industrial gases demand from businesses across southern Korea.”

10 new exploration licences awarded in Norway for Faroe Petroleum

Youroilandgasnews Jan 23, 2014

Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in the Atlantic margin, the North Sea and Norway, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded 10 new prospective exploration licences, including two operatorships, under the 2013 Norwegian APA (Awards in Pre-defined Areas) Licence Round on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. These 10 licences equate to the largest number awarded in this APA round, equal with Centrica and Statoil.

Mintra wins contract with Mexican Oil Company

Digitalenergyjournal Jan 23, 2014

Mintra Training Portal Limited, a leading provider of learning, training and competency solutions for the oil and gas industry, has won a six figure contract to deliver a learning management system for Mexican oil services company, Oro Negro. This contract will see Oro Negro utilise Mintra’s online learning management system, Training Portal, to deliver courses to its offshore workforce in the Gulf of Mexico over the next three years. Used by more than 150 companies, Mintra’s Training Portal will provide Oro Negro with a flexible, fully integrated learning, training and competency solution.

Daewoo, Hyundai receive Nicaraguan power transmission contract

energy-business Jan 22, 2014

Nicaragua’s state-owned power company Empresa Nacional de transmision electrica (Enatrel) has awarded a joint contract to Daewoo International and Hyundai Engineering to build electricity transmission lines and substations. Under the terms of KRW30bn ($28m) contract, the South Korean companies will install five power substations and 80km 138kV transmission lines in the El Sauce region in the northwest of the country. The project is expected to be implemented on a turnkey basis for the whole process from design to actual construction.

Alstom T&D India bags Rs 106 cr order from RIL’s Jamnagar refinery

BS Jan 22, 2014

Capgemini India has won a contract to design and implement a shared services centre (SSC) for JSW group. The financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. The SSC would bring together critical functions across business units such as finance and accounts, procurement, supply chain management and human resources. The work will involve consolidation of common back office functions for group companies, standardisation of processes and functions across locations, and better governance and control.

Capgemini wins deal from JSW Group

BL Jan 20, 2014

Alstom T&D India on Wednesday said that it has bagged a contract worth Rs 106 crore (€13 million) from Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) to provide power transformer packages for the expansion of Jamnagar refinery in Gujarat. The contract is part of an ongoing expansion known as J3, which denotes phase three expansion of the Jamnagar complex. Alstom T&D India had earlier teamed up with RIL for phase two expansion to supply generator transformers of 220 kV, Alstom said in a statement. In the third phase, Alstom will provide transformers to receive power at high voltages, and lower them to acceptable levels for distribution to newly expanded complexes; this includes gasification plants, the ethylene cracker complex, and the paraxylene plant.

Capgemini wins deal from JSW Group

BL Jan 20, 2014

Capgemini India has won a contract to design and implement a shared services centre (SSC) for JSW group. The financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. The SSC would bring together critical functions across business units such as finance and accounts, procurement, supply chain management and human resources. The work will involve consolidation of common back office functions for group companies, standardisation of processes and functions across locations, and better governance and control.

Subex wins deals worth Rs 62 cr

BL Jan 20, 2014

IT services firm Subex has won five new customer deals worth $10 million (about Rs 62 crore) across key emerging markets. The company won these highly competitive bids to provide its industry leading revenue assurance, fraud management and credit risk management solutions, few of them as managed services, Subex said. Two of the wins are from Asia-Pacific, two from North Africa and one from West Asia, it added.

Defense Logistics Agency Energy awards renewable energy contract

Pennenergy Jan 21, 2014

Defense Logistics Agency Energy gave a performance-based contract to improve energy and water savings by more than $2 million per year for the Army Reserve’s 99th Regional Support Command. The contract awarded by the Defense Logistics Agency Energy, the biggest logistics combat support agency of the Department of Defense, is part of President Barack Obama’s memorandum to reduce energy use and increase energy efficiency in federal buildings.

IVRCL bags orders worth Rs 550 crore

BS Jan 20, 2014

Hyderabad-based IVRCL Limited said the company’s power, building and transport divisions have collectively bagged orders worth Rs 550.56 crore. Segment wise, the company’s power division secured contractual works worth Rs 394.36 from the Madyanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited, for the supply of equipment and materials for rural electrification and associated 33 KV works in the unelectrified habitations in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh.

FL Smidth wins order from Oman Cement

Cement Jan 17, 2014

FLSmidth has received an order worth US$38m from Oman Cement Co for the supply of milling equipment for a grinding plant located in Rusayl Industrial Area, 6km from Port Sultan Qaboos, Muscat. The order covers supply of a 150tph closed circuit ball mill system including two cement silos, each with a capacity of 8000t. The scope of supply also includes a high-efficiency central drive for the ball mill and a dynamic separator and fabric filters to reduce dust emission.

South Africa’s newest cement plant begins commercial production

worldcement Jan 17, 2014

Sephaku Cement, South Africa has begun commercial production at its Delmas grinding plant and has dispatched its first product across Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo. The Delmas facility is one of two new Sephaku Cement plants; the other is Aganang, an integrated cement plant in Lichtenburg, which is in the commissioning phase. The Delmas grinding plant will be scaled up to its full production capacity of 1.4 million t later this year. Once complete the total capacity of the two plants will be 2.2 million t.

Capstone Gets Big Order from Oil and Gas Customer

Labusinessjournal Jan 17, 2014

Capstone, which makes small turbines that run on natural gas, diesel and other fuels, received orders for two C1000 and 25 Capstone C65 microturbines from Horizon Power Systems. The company is Capstone’s distributor for turbines used in oil and gas production in the United States and Canada. The current order is for wells in the Permian Basin in west Texas and southeastern New Mexico.

L&T Hydrocarbon bags orders worth Rs 1,000 cr

BL Jan 16, 2014

L&T Hydrocarbon has got fresh orders worth Rs 1,000 crore from domestic customers in the offshore and onshore business sectors. The company said in a release that the major order was an offshore contract from BG Exploration and Production India (BGEPIL) worth about Rs 700 crore which was secured against international competitive bidding. The scope of the project involved total engineering, procurement and construction and installation of one wellhead platform and subsea pipe laying (30 km) spread over the Panna-Mukta fields of ONGC-RIL-BGEPIL joint venture.

Petrofac awards contracts for high-end offshore construction vessel “Petrofac JSD 6000″

yourindustrynews Jan 16, 2014

Petrofac, the international service provider to the oil and gas industry, confirms placement of all critical path lump-sum orders to build its new proprietary design Petrofac JSD 6000 deepwater derrick lay vessel, which will be available for construction and installation activities in early 2017. The contracts for the shipyard and electrical and control systems supplier and integrator have now been awarded as the final element in a phasing of contracts designed to de-risk critical item delivery, interfaces and integration.

Dolphin Energy signs deal with Gasal for nitrogen supply

Thepeninsulaqatar Jan 16, 2014

Dolphin Energy Limited has signed a long-term agreement with Gasal QSC to provide Dolphin Energy with the required quantities of nitrogen (N2). The agreement is for fifteen years, effective 24 months after signing the contract and is for the delivery of Nitrogen up to a cumulative instantaneous flow rate of 10,000 Nm3/h. Dolphin Energy and Gasal will provide necessary infrastructure, modifications and miscellaneous works. The contract was signed by Adel Ahmed Albuainain, General Manager, Dolphin Energy, Qatar and Manuel Binoist, Gasal CEO.

Fluor and JGC win EPC contract for LNG project in Canada

BS Jan 14, 2014

A joint venture involving Fluor Corporation and JGC was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by Chevron Canada Limited for the proposed Kitimat Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) project in Bish Cove, British Columbia, Canada. Chevron and Apache Canada Limited (Apache) each hold a 50% interest in the proposed project.

ERHC Energy awards contract for 2D seismic in Kenya Block 11A to BGP Kenya

Oilandgaseurasia Jan 15, 2014

ERHC Energy Inc. a publicly traded American company with oil and gas assets in Sub-Saharan Africa, on January 13 announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, ERHC Energy Kenya Limited, has awarded BGP Kenya Limited a contract to conduct a 2D seismic survey of Block 11A in northwestern Kenya. ERHC intends the seismic survey to commence in early spring.

Aban Offshore rallies on Rs 380 crore contact

BS Jan 8, 2014

Aban Offshore has moved higher by 4% to Rs 439 after the company said it has won a contract for deploying jack-up rig Deep Driller 5, owned by its step down unit Offshore Vitenam, for one year , which is expected to generate revenue of $61.3 million (about Rs 380 crore).

Sadbhav achieves commercial operation of Rs 1,220-crore Haryana road project

BS Jan 8, 2014

Infrastructure company Sadbhav Engineering today said it has achieved commercial operation of the Rs 1,220 crore highways project in Haryana pertaining to widening of the Rohtak-Panipat stretch. “Rohtak-Panipat Tollway Pvt Ltd (RPTPL), a special purpose vehicle (SPV) promoted by the Company… Has achieved Commercial Operational Date (COD) as on January 06, 2014 for the entire length of Project Highway i.E. From Km 0 to 80.85,” Sadbhav Engineering said.

Toshiba to Supply Key Equipment for Geothermal Power Plant in Turkey

Businesswire Jan 7, 2014

Toshiba Corporation announced that the company has won a major order in Turkey to supply key equipment, including turbines, generators and condensers, for the Alasehir geothermal power plant that Zorlu Energy, an independent power producer and member of the Zorlu Holdings Group, will build in Alasehir, in western Turkey’s Manisa Province. Toshiba will start to install the equipment in October 2014, and the plant is scheduled to come online in 2015.

L&T Construction wins new orders worth Rs 2,962 cr

BS Jan 6, 2014

Infrastructure major Larsen & Toubro’s construction wing has won new orders worth an aggregate Rs 2,962 crore across various business segments. The contracts won by Buildings and Factories Business include a large turnkey order from an information technology major for construction of two technology centres in Bangalore and a turnkey order for infrastructure development of three government medical colleges in Cuttack, Sambalpur and Behrampur in Odisha, it said.

IL&FS Engg bags Rs 84 crore order for Gurgaon metro rail

BS Jan 6, 2014

Hyderabad-based infrastructure company, IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited (IL&FS Engineering Services) has won a Rs 84.3 crore order for the construction of elevated stations for the Phase-II of the Gurgaon rapid metro rail project (RMRG). The contract involves civil structural works for construction of five elevated stations at sectors 53-54 and 55-56 in Gurgaon (south extension). The total value of the contract is Rs 84.30 crore and is to be completed in 24 months.

ReneSola Panels Power 420MW Solar Project in Japan

Prnewswire Jan 6, 2014

ReneSola Ltd., a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic (“PV”) products, announced it has been awarded a contract to supply 420MW of solar panels to a leading solar project developer based in Japan. ReneSola’s Virtus II 300W 72-cell high-efficiency polycrystalline PV panels will be installed in over ten ground-mounted power plants in the mountain regions of Japan, and will provide power to the surrounding residential homes.

Microsoft Signs Wind Energy Power Purchase Agreement

Environmentalleader Nov 12,2013

Microsoft signed its first long-term (20-year) power purchase agreement (PPA) for wind energy. The agreement with RES Americas will be funded in part by proceeds from Microsoft’s carbon fee. Per the PPA, Microsoft will purchase all of the energy from Keechi Wind project, a new 110 MW wind facility to be constructed 70 miles northwest of Ft. Worth, Texas. The wind farm is on the same electric grid that powers Microsoft’s datacenter in San Antonio.

Ethiopia: EEPCo Awarded Solar Power Project Contract to U.S. Companies

2merkato Nov 12, 2013

The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) awarded a solar power project to U.S., based companies Global Trade and Development Consulting and Energy Ventures last week, Capital reported. Alemayehu Tegenu, Minister of Water, Irrigation and Energy, told Capital that the project will be launched before the end of the Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP) period in the coming fiscal year.

KEC Int’l gains on Rs 568-crore new orders

BS Nov 14, 2013

KEC International is trading higher by 7% after it has won new orders worth Rs 568 crore in its transmission and cable businesses in India and abroad. “In transmission business, the company has secured orders in India, Bangladesh and Americas amounting to Rs 493 crore, In this business, the company has secured orders for the supply of power and telecom cables. The total value of orders is Rs 75 crore KEC International.” said in a BSE filing.

Spectra Energy Snags More Natural Gas Shipment Contracts

Fool Nov 11, 2013

Spectra Energ and master limited partnership Spectra Energy Partners announced that they have secured an additional 650,000 dekatherms per day of long-term natural gas shipment contracts. Five different corporations have signed on Spectra’s dotted line, setting themselves up with new natural gas supplies along the Texas and Louisiana coast for industrial use and LNG exports.

Spectra Energy secures long-term contracts for Gulf market expansion project

Youroilandgasnews Nov 12, 2013

Spectra Energy Corp and Spectra Energy Partners announced they have executed new long-term contracts for 650,000 dekatherms per day (Dth/d) of natural gas shipments on the Texas Eastern pipeline system to support the growing manufacturing sector and liquefied natural gas (LNG) export industry along the Texas and Louisiana coast. Spectra Energy’s Texas Eastern system is strategically located to provide natural gas from the burgeoning Marcellus, Utica and Eagle Ford production areas to meet demand growth in the industrial and LNG export sectors.

Leighton Engineering awarded new contracts in Malaysia

Youroilandgasnews Nov 12, 2013

Leighton Engineering has been successful in securing four additional projects in recent months to add to their strong track record in undertaking detailed engineering work from the Engineering Centre of Excellence in Malaysia. Leighton Engineering Director Ian Develin said “The award of these projects is a credit to the dedication of our team and we are working hard with our clients to deliver this important engineering work.”

BHEL bags Rs 2,569 crore contract from Neyveli Lignite

BS Nov 1, 2013

State-run BHEL said it has bagged a Rs 2,569 crore contract from Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited for supplying equipment for the company’s 1,000 MW thermal power project. The order includes supply of Steam Generator Package for two thermal units of 500 MW each. BHEL had earlier secured orders from Neyveli Lignite for their 2×500 MW Tuticorin, 2×250 MW Neyveli and 2×125 MW Barsingsar projects.

TCS wins contract from US firm for core banking solutions

BS Nov 6, 2013

Tata Consultancy Services, India largest software services exporter, said the US-based financial services firm Zions Bancorporation has chosen its core banking software TCS BaNCS. Zions Bancorporation consists of a collection of banks in select Western US markets with combined total assets exceeding $50 billion. “Zions Bancorporation has chosen TCS BaNCS for its core banking transformation programme to achieve standardisation, centralisation and straight through processing across the enterprise,” TCS said in a statement.

Transocean Ltd. Announces Construction Contracts for Five Newbuild High-Specification Jackups

Youroilandgasnews Nov 7, 2013

Transocean Ltd. announced that a subsidiary has awarded contracts to Keppel FELS Limited’s shipyard in Singapore for the construction of five Super B 400 Bigfoot Class jackup drilling rigs. The first rig is expected to be delivered from the shipyard in the first quarter of 2016 and the remaining four jackups delivered at approximately four-month intervals thereafter. The combined capital cost for the five rigs is estimated at under $1.2 billion, excluding capitalized interest, and includes the shipyard contracts; project management; all owner-furnished equipment; capital spares and inventory; and costs associated with operational readiness.

Roxtec appointed to massive petrochem project in Saudi Arabia

pennenergy Nov 7, 2013

Cable seal manufacturer Roxtec has been chosen to supply the Sadara Project, one of the world’s largest new petrochemical plants, being constructed on Saudi Arabia’s east coast.This is a great project win in the petrochemical sector,Our seals are being used in substations, motor control rooms, the utilities area, power rooms and the chlorine plant. We have also supplied air and gas tight seals for pressurised rooms, said Managing director Graham O’Hare.

Triyard Holdings wins two additional offshore oil and gas contracts

Straitstimes Oct 28, 2013

Triyards Holding, an offshore vessel fabrication and engineering solutions provider to the oil and gas (O&G) industry, has secured two contracts worth an additional US$59 million (S$73.8 million). This included its 10th self-elevating unit (SEU) order, consolidating its position as a leading fabricator of SEUs in Asia.


Cape secures access contract in Thailand

Youroilandgasnews Oct 28, 2013

Cape plc, the international provider of essential industrial services to the energy and natural resources sectors announces it has been awarded a two-year outline service agreement by STP&I Public Company Limited (STP&I). Cape will provide scaffolding support services for Package 1, Plot A on the LNG Pre-Module Fabrication activities at the Laemchabang facility in Thailand, prior to their onward shipment to the onshore Ichthys LNG facility in Australia.


Enterprise Group, Inc. announces two new contracts

youroilandgasnews Oct 28, 2013

Enterprise Group, Inc. is pleased to announce new contracts for two of its subsidiaries, T.C. Backhoe & Directional Drilling and Calgary Tunnelling & Horizontal Augering Ltd. TC has obtained a Hydro-Vac contract worth more than $3 million with one of North America’s largest pipeline and natural gas storage companies. The project has an immediate start date and the work will be performed on over 100 sub-station sites throughout Northern Alberta over the next 20 months.


Reliance Jio gets unified telecom licence

Livemint Oct 25, 2013

Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, the telecom subsidiary of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), informed the exchanges that it had received a unified licence for all 22 service areas across India which will allow it to offer all telecom services, including voice telephony, under a single licence. By securing the unified licence, Reliance Jio has moved a step closer to offering fourth-generation (4G) broadband wireless services in India, which will also include voice calling.


L&T bags orders worth Rs 1,333 cr in October

BS Oct 22, 2013

Infrastructure conglomerate Larsen and Toubro said it has bagged new orders worth Rs 1,333 crore from various clients during the current month. In Water and Renewable Energy Business, the company bagged orders worth Rs 1,095 crore, which includes a major turnkey order from the Gujarat Water Supply and Sewerage Board for construction of underground drainage system in nine towns of Jamnagar and Porbandar districts.


Russia grabs China oil and gas deals

Thepeninsulaqatar Oct 23, 2013

Russian energy companies signed a slew of deals with China, seeking to lock in sales to fund costly production and pipeline projects that will direct exports away from Europe to Asia.The agreements, announced during a visit by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to Beijing, brought Igor Sechin, CEO of state oil major Rosneft, closer to his goal of exporting more than one million barrels per day of oil to China. Gas independent Novatek secured a long-term contract to supply liquefied natural gas.


InterMoor Wins Design, Fabrication, Installation And Hook-Up Contract With LLOG In The Gulf Of Mexico

Oilandgasonline Oct 22, 2013

Township Trustees are awarding a contract worth as much as $30,000 to Fabrizi Trucking and Pavement Co. to provide snow plowing and salting services on Cuyahoga County roads in November and December. Trustees voted to award the contract to the Middleburg Heights company during a meeting. This will be the first year the township will assume responsibility for snow removal on about 22 miles of county roads.


Olmsted Township awards contract to private company for plowing county roads

Cleveland Oct 11, 2013

Township Trustees are awarding a contract worth as much as $30,000 to Fabrizi Trucking and Pavement Co. to provide snow plowing and salting services on Cuyahoga County roads in November and December. Trustees voted to award the contract to the Middleburg Heights company during a meeting. This will be the first year the township will assume responsibility for snow removal on about 22 miles of county roads.


Pratibha Ind bags contracts worth Rs 516 cr

BS Oct 14, 2013

Pratibha Industries has won two contracts worth Rs 516 crore for water supply work in Rajasthan. “The company has bagged two contracts aggregating Rs 516.17 crore from Public Health Engineering Department, Rajasthan, for water supply schemes to villages in Ajmer and Bharatpur,’’ the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange. One of the orders worth Rs 292.49 crore awarded by PHED, Ajmer, the company said, pertains to “work of cluster scheme of 213 villages of Jahajpur and Kotri Tehsils … under Chambal-Bhilwara water supply project phase II with operation and maintenance for 10 years.”Another order worth Rs 223.68 crore involves regional water supply scheme of 226 villages of Bharatpur.


Wind turbine maker Suzlon said it has bagged an order for setting up a 65 MW project in Uruguay.

BS Oct 14, 2013

“Suzlon Group announced a new contract win in Uruguay with a 65 MW project. The project is located in the southern Department of Colonia in the South American country,” Suzlon said in a statement. The project will be developed by Rouar S A, a joint venture between UTE, Uruguay’s state-owned utility, and Brazilian utility Eletrobras, the largest in Latin America.


BGR Energy Systems signs $246 mn contract with Iraq govt

BS Oct 15, 2013

India’s BGR Energy Systems Ltd has signed a contract for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of 4×125 MW gas-based power project at Nasiriya with the Ministry of Electricity (MoE), Iraq.The contract is valued at $246 million and includes the scope of engineering, procurement and construction services of BOP, civil works and erection, testing and commissioning of gas turbine-generator sets supplied by General Electric, as well as, operation and maintenance of power project for six months.


Phoenix Petroleum wins diesel supply contract for Ilijan power plant

Interaksyon Oct 15, 2013

Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc has bagged the contract to supply diesel to the Ilijan natural gas power plant. State-run Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation (Psalm) awarded to the Davao-based Phoenix the contract to supply 30,000 liters of diesel to the Ilijan plant in Batangas. Phoenix topped the bidding for the one-year supply contract after offering roughly P1.16 billion, which is below Psalm’s budget of P1.21 billion.


Tata Steel to supply Britain’s rail network for 5 more years

ET Oct 21, 2013

Tata Steel, one of the world’s biggest steelmakers, announced it has won a contract to supply rail track to Britain’s railway infrastructure operator Network Rail for at least five more years.Mumbai-based Tata Steel said in a statement that Network Rail plans to source over 95 percent of its rail from Tata Steel until 2019, with the option to extend the deal until 2020.


Alstom bags Rs 842 cr order from GVK

BS Oct 3, 2013

French equipment maker Alstom today said that it won Euro 100 million (Rs 842 crore ) order from Hyderabad-based power company, GVK. The contract which was in the second quarter, will equip the 850 megawatt Ratle hydropower plant which is under development by the company. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2017. The contract includes the supply of four turbines of 205 MW each, and a turbine of 30 MW. These turbine order will be supplied from the company’s Vadodara manufacturing facility.


Infosys, TCS bag IT contract from US-based utilities firm

BS Oct 3, 2013

India’s largest software firms Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), have bagged a contract from US-based Northeast Utilities to manage a part of its IT department, a source said. Northeast Utilities, which operates New England’s (in the northeastern corner of the US) largest utility system serving over 3.6 million electric and natural gas customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, plans to cut 200 jobs over the next six months as it seeks to reduce costs.


Accenture wins outsourcing contract from Janalakshmi Financial

Livemint Oct 4, 2013

Accenture Plc’s India unit has won an outsourcing contract from Janalakshmi Financial Services Pvt. Ltd, which is promoted by former Citigroup banker Ramesh Ramanathan, to manage its back offices, with the Bangalore-based microfinance institution looking to save costs as it expands operations across India. Financial details of the five-year outcome-based contract were not disclosed. As part of the contract, Accenture will manage several back office operations for Janalakshmi, including accounting, customer relationship management software and its employee portal and website, as well as infrastructure services.


SNC-Lavalin awarded Zirku Facilities Capacity Enhancement contract by ZADCO

Youroilandgasnews Oct 7, 2013

SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by ZADCO, a joint venture owned by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, ExxonMobil and Japan Oil Development Company, to provide front-end engineering design (FEED) and pre-FEED services for the Zirku Facilities Capacity Enhancement Project in Abu Dhabi. The project involves the development of two new crude processing trains and the work will be carried out from SNC-Lavalin’s offices in Abu Dhabi, Toronto and Mumbai.


Air Products wins Bharat Petroleum supply contract for hydrogen and other gases

Youroilandgasnews Oct 7, 2013

Air Products , the leading global hydrogen provider, announced it has signed a long-term agreement with Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and will build, own, and operate several new industrial gas production facilities in Kochi, Kerala, India. The new industrial gas complex will provide hydrogen, syngas, nitrogen and oxygen for BPCL’s Kochi Refinery and its proposed petrochemicals complex. The facilities will support India’s largest-ever outsourced hydrogen requirement and will result in Air Products’ first hydrogen production facilities in India.


JAL to sign major Airbus order

BL Oct 7, 2013

Japan Airlines (JAL) is to sign a major aircraft order with Airbus, challenging Boeing’s dominance in the Japanese market as it struggles with its troubled Dreamliner. JAL said that it would hold a press conference in Tokyo with Airbus chief Fabrice Bregier and JAL head Yoshiharu Ueki, but declined to comment on details of the announcement. An earlier report said JAL was eyeing as many as two dozen Airbus A350 planes worth an estimated €5.0 billion. The move would mark the first time that JAL has purchased Airbus planes, although a former domestic unit had previously ordered aircraft from the France-based carrier.


Texas Gulf Energy wins piping fabrication job

Pennenergy Oct 8, 2013

Texas Gulf Energy, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Texas Gulf Specialty Services, has been chosen to provide a team of skilled trades, including welders and pipefitters, to fabricate pipe spools for a critical mid-stream oil and gas project.Craig Crawford, CEO of Texas Gulf Energy, commented “Texas Gulf Specialty Services greatly appreciates the opportunity to provide our clients with the skilled team necessary to deliver these pipe spools to the project on time and on budget. We believe Texas Gulf Specialty Services can become the ‘go to’ industry resource for the Gulf Coast to deliver critically needed construction services of engineers, managers, welders, pipefitters, millwrights and boilermakers when skilled trades are in scarce supply, and look forward to rapidly expanding our Texas Gulf teams providing these services.


Jacobs receives contract from BP in Scotland

Youroilandgasnews Oct 9, 2013

Jacobs Engineering Group announced that it was awarded a contract from BP Exploration Operating Company Ltd. to support its intervention project at the Sullom Voe Terminal, Shetland Island, Scotland. BP officials estimate the total installed cost for the project to be up to $200 million over four years. Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is providing project management, engineering and construction for extensive fabric maintenance works, tankage and process unit turnarounds; plus additional projects focused on improving the condition and reliability of the terminal in anticipation of increased production demand that is expected to result from field development in the West of Shetland area.


WHL Energy signs La Bella 3D seismic contract

Youroilandgasnews Oct 9, 2013

Australian energy company WHL Energy Limited is pleased to announce it has signed a contract with CGG Services SA for the acquisition of the La Bella 3D seismic survey. The survey will utilise CGGs’ Viking II vessel to acquire data with state-of-the-art BroadseisTM broad band seismic acquisition technology. The survey area is located approximately 35 Kilometres off the coast of Port Campbell in the Otway Basin, offshore Victoria. Managing Director David Rowbottam said: “WHL Energy is pleased to have finalised the contracting of a seismic vessel for the La Bella 3D seismic survey and look forward to receiving the data. The data from the 3D survey will assist with confirmation and definition of the La Bella gas and condensate resource and progress the development planning and commercialisation of the resource.”


SPML Infra bags two orders valued at Rs 772 cr

BL Sept 30, 2013

SPML Infra Ltd has received fresh orders valued at Rs 772.20 crore from the Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) of Rajasthan and the Bangalore Water Supply & Sewerage Board (BWSSB), Karnataka. The order from PHED, Jodhpur and Bharatpur, valued at Rs 607.60 crore, is for rural water supply schemes, and the BWSSB order, valued Rs 164.60 crore, is for reducing non-revenue water (NRW) for Bangalore city. SPML will execute the Bangalore project in joint venture with SUEZ Environment for leak detection and installing DMA Meters along with other initiatives.


Siemens bags Rs 271-cr RINL order

BL Sept 30, 2013
A consortium of Siemens AG and Siemens Ltd has bagged a huge order from Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL) to modernise the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant’s blast furnace No 2. The release said that the modernisation would increase the furnace’s inner volume from 3,200 cubic meters to 3,820 cubic meters and the production would go up from 1.7 million tonnes per annum to 2.5 mtpa.


Inocean won the CAT I drillship design contract from Statoil

Youroilandgasnews Sept 26, 2013

The most important contract for Inocean ever, says Jon Erik Borgen, CEO of Inocean. – Being developed for arctic operations, we are probably speaking of the most advanced and sophisticated unit evolved within drilling operations. Having this opportunity to develop the drillship of tomorrow is a big recognition of our design and engineering capabilities. We also appreciate that a Norwegian designer was chosen by Statoil in a strong competition with several major international players, says Jon Erik Borgen.


Wood Group GTS awarded $3M South American rotor overhaul and parts supply

Youroilandgasnews Sept 26, 2013

Wood Group GTS has been awarded a US$3M contract to provide the rotor overhaul and new parts for a Frame 9E gas turbine at a power plant in Uruguay.Over a five-month term, Wood Group GTS will provide a full set of first, second and third stage buckets for the gas turbine rotor and any necessary compressor blades.


Ashoka Buildcon gets Rs 494.5-cr order

BS Sept 24, 2013

Ashoka Buildcon said it has received orders valued at Rs 494.50 crore from Maharashtra State Electricity Company Ltd (MSEDCL). In a BSE filing, the Maharashtra-based firm said it has received “Letter of Awards” for four turnkey contracts for electrification work “aggregating to Rs 494.50 crore.


Johns Hopkins wins $7.3M contract to prevent pneumonia at hospitals

Bizjournals Sept 24, 2013

A unit of Johns Hopkins Medicine has won a $7.3 million federal contract to help prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia at hospitals across the U.S. The Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality was awarded the three-year contract from the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality.


HCL Tech wins multi-million dollar contract in US

ET Sept 25, 2013

Software services company HCL Technologies said it has won a multi-year multi-million dollar contract to modernise unemployment insurance services in the US states of Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona and North Dakota. HCLA will enable WyCAN to improve Unemployment Insurance (UI) modernisation programme services, which is one of the largest such programmes in the US providing critical income to millions of unemployed Americans, it added.


Larsen & Toubro bags orders worth Rs 2,683 cr

BS Sept 26, 2013

“L&T Construction has won new orders worth Rs 2,683 crore during September 2013 across various business segments,” the company said in a statement.The firm has bagged orders worth Rs 1,334 crore in the water and renewable energy sector. Three of the major turnkey orders received are from the Public Health Engineering Department of Rajasthan for integrated regional drinking water supply projects linking several towns and 650 villages in Barmer,Banswara and Pratapgarh districts.


Sundaram Finance’s BPO arm bags 5 deals

BS Sept 23, 2013

Sundaram Business Services, the BPO subsidiary of Sundaram Finance, said it had bagged five deals from Indian and Australian companies and the firm will hire 150 people in the next 12 months. Company over the next 12 months is targeting to add 6-8 new customers for its accounts payable offering that will involve handling at least an additional 100,000 transactions annually. The Chennai-based firm has also bagged five outsourcing deals for accounts payable solutions from companies in India and Australia.


Petrofac consortium bags contract for Kazak petro project

fibre2fashion Sept 23, 2013

Petrofac in consortium with Linde AG of Germany (Linde) and GS Engineering & Construction Corporation, Republic of Korea have been engaged by KLPE LLP , to provide services in relation to development of its Integrated Petrochemicals Complex and Infrastructure (IPCI) project, situated in the Tengiz and Karabatan regions of Kazakhstan.


Kimberley diamonds to gain lerala diamond project in mantle acquisitionI

Diamondintelligence Sept 23, 2013

Australian diamond miner Kimberley Diamonds Ltd. has signed an agreement to acquire UK-based Mantle Diamonds and its wholly owned Lerala diamond project in Botswana. The agreement stipulates that Kimberley Diamonds, which owns the Ellendale mine in Australia, will issue some 13.5-million new shares to Mantle shareholders in exchange for full ownership of the company.


DLA-E awards USD 550 million fuel supply and storage contract to Supreme Group

Youroilandgasnews Sept 23, 2013

Supreme Group, a global leader in the provision of end-to-end supply chain solutions in challenging environments around the world, has been awarded a contract for fuel supply and storage by the Defense Logistics Agency – Energy. The two year contract, valued at around USD 550 million, is for the delivery of Jet Fuel, Diesel and Motor Gasoline to ten US Forward Operating Bases (FOBs) and one Defense Fuel Supply Point (DFSP) in Afghanistan. The contract is expected to commence on October 01, 2013.


Simbhaoli gets order to operate co-operative mill in UP

BS Sept 23, 2013

Simbhaoli Sugars said it has bagged an order to operate and maintain a co-operative mill in UttarPradesh at an annual fee of Rs 5.5 crore. The order has been bagged by Simbhaolis subsidiary firm Integrated Casetech Consultants — a technology vertical dedicated to provide ‘concept-to-operating’ consultancy services to the sugar and related industry globally.


Liberia: Economic Rebound – New Gold Mining Project Bags U.S.$120 Million

Allafrica Sept 19, 2013

Finance Minister Amara Konneh has provided a bright outlook for the country’s mining industry with the announcement that a new gold mining project will generate US$120 million yearly for eight years commencing 2014.He said that the New Liberty Gold Mine project is expected to produce 120,000 ounces per year and that the projects will involves the resettlement of some communities will build modern structures for the affected inhabitants and provide job opportunities for Liberians.


Consortium wins Kasakhstan petchem contract

Tcetoday Sept 20, 2013

Linde and GS has been awarded a multi-billion dollar contract to help develop a major integrated petrochemicals complex in Kazakhstan. The contract will see the partners work on state-owned energy company KLPE’s integrated petrochemicals complex and infrastructure (IPCI) project. The complex will be based near to some of the region’s most important oil and gas developments, including Karabatan and Tengiz – the sixth-largest oil field ever discovered.


General Electric wins $2.2-billion Algeria turbine contract: Energy firm

ET Sept 22, 2013

General Electric Co. has won a $2.2-billion contract to provide turbines for six power plants in Algeria, state energy giant Sonelgaz announced. “GE has won the contract to provide the turbines with a total capacity of 8,400 megawatts for a sum of $2.2 billion,” Sonelgaz chief Nourredine Bouterfa told. Algeria plans to build six new power plants with capacities of between 1,200 and 1,600 megawatts each by 2017.


Suzlon unit REpower UK bags 4 contracts

BS Sept 18, 2013

Wind turbine maker Suzlon Group said its subsidiary REpower has signed four orders for supplying equipment in the United Kingdom.”Suzlon Group’s UK subsidiary, REpower UK, has signed four new turbine contracts for supplying turbines for new wind farms in UK in 2013,” the company said in a statement.


IVRCL bags orders worth Rs 842 crore

BS Sept 20, 2013

Hyderabad-based infrastructure development company IVRCL Limited (IVRCL) has bagged orders worth Rs 841.73 crore. The company stated that its water division has secured a Rs 249 crore order for execution of a cluster scheme of 205 villages under the Chambal-Bhilwara Water Supply Project Phase-II. It also got another order worth Rs 143.5 crore for supply of water to 106 villages under the Pokran-Falsood-Baltora-Siwana lift project.


CCCC Second Harbor Engineering Bags Jiangsu Dredging Deal (China)

Dredgingtoday Sept 17, 2013

CCCC Second Harbor Engineering Co., Ltd. has recently won the bid for Lot SG-1 of the trial dredging works of the 50000t channel regulation project in Guanhe Estuary, Jiangsu Province, with a contract value of 272 million yuan and a construction period of 120 calendar days.


IL&FS Engg wins Rs 244 cr housing project in Haryana

Youroilandgasnews Sept16, 2013

Growing subsea services and technology products company Cortez Subsea has secured £1.5million of contracts across its range of pipeline installation and decommissioning services following a successful start to Q3 of 2013.The Aberdeen-based firm has completed the first phase of work on a North Sea FSPO reinforcement programme for contractor DOF Subsea.The £1million contract, for the provision of a powered reel drive system, tensioner and personnel for umbilical and flexible riser installation, includes a second phase which is due to begin later this year.


Fluor awarded gas-to-methanol engineering and design services contract by South Louisiana Methanol

Youroilandgasnews Sept16, 2013

Fluor Corporation announced today that it was awarded an engineering and design services contract by South Louisiana Methanol L.P. for a potential 5,000 metric tons-per-day methanol project in St. James Parish, Louisiana. Fluor will book the undisclosed contract value in the third quarter of 2013. The project will be located at a site in St. James Parish, Louisiana, near the Mississippi River.


Sigma Offshore awarded engineering contract for Indian Ocean FPSO project

Youroilandgasnews Sept16, 2013

Sigma Offshore, the international FPSO turret mooring and marine engineering services company, has secured a contract for a key project which forms part of a multi-billion pound development in the Indian Ocean. Aberdeen-based Sigma Offshore is to provide Bumi Armada with engineering support for a £40m-plus ($62.2m) turret mooring system for a floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel in the Cluster-7 field in India.


L&T Construction bags orders worth Rs 1,793 cr

BL Sept16, 2013

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said that its construction wing has received new orders worth Rs 1,793 crore across various business segments in the last two-and-a-half months. The metallurgical and material handling business got Rs 550-crore order from Northern Coalfields, a subsidiary of Coal India, for engineering, procurement and construction of coal handling package at Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh.


IL&FS Engg wins Rs 244 cr housing project in Haryana

BS Sept 13, 2013

Infrastructure company IL&FS Engineering and Construction (IL&FS Engineering Services) said it has received a contract for construction of a Rs 244 crore housing project in Haryana.”IL&FS Engineering Services has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Emaar MGF Land Limited for construction of civil structure… Works of 150 numbers of residential villas “Marbella” (G+2 Storey building, including basement) at Sector 65 & 66 in Gurgaon, Haryana,” the company said in a statement.


DLF awards $250 mn contract to Leighton Welspun Contractors

BS Sept 12, 2013

Major real estate player DLF has awarded a $250 million contract to Leighton Welspun Contractors, part of the Leighton Asia, India and Offshore Group for building its super luxury residential development ‘The Camellias’ in Gurgaon. The project will be designed in the latest 5D computer modeling which will enable fast construction via the use of precast, post tensioning and off-site prefabrication of the mechanical services and finishing elements.


Serco signs new BPO contract with Abu Dhabi

BS Sept 12, 2013

Outsourcing firm Serco, announced that it has been awarded the contract to partner with Abu Dhabi Systems & Information Centre (ADSIC) — the governmental body overseeing Abu Dhabi’s Information technology agenda — to provide shared services to over 50 government departments within the United Arab Emirates. The contract is expected to commence in first quarter of 2014 and is for an initial term of four years. The deal will see Serco initially provide citizen contact and issue resolution management in the public services realm.


REpower bags contract from French firm

BS Sept 12, 2013

Wind turbine maker Suzlon said its subsidiary REpower has bagged an order for supplying turbines to four wind farms in France.”REpower Systems SE signed a contract with Valorem for 24 wind turbines of 2 megawatt power capacity to be supplied to four windfarms in French Picardie, Pays de la Loire and Burgundy regions,” said Suzlon. REpower will also provide the full maintenance of the windfarms for 10 year.


Sundaram Infotech bags order from Italian banking major

BS Sept 12, 2013

Sundaram Infotech Solutions Ltd., the IT Subsidiary of Sundaram Finance Ltd., has announced that the company will be providing ERP Support Services for a Milan headquartered bank in Italy. The Italian Braking Systems major has operations in 3 continents, production facilities in 12 countries and markets its products in 70 countries. The ERP support services that Sundaram Infotech will provide for the Italian company’s worldwide.


TCS bags 5-yr deal from SAS Scandinavian Airlines

BS Sept 10, 2013

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), the largest IT services provider, today announced that it has been selected by SAS Scandinavia’s leading airline, to transform and optimize its IT processes, applications and infrastructure. The five year deal is part of improving competitiveness at SAS.


KEC International gets orders worth Rs 1,004 crore

BS Sept 11, 2013

Leading infrastructure firm KEC International has bagged orders worth Rs 1,004 crore including four orders totalling Rs 760 crore in transmission business from India and abroad. In the transmission business, it has secured Rs 314 crore orders from Tamil Nadu, a Rs 271 crore order from Andhra Pradesh, orders cumulatively worth Rs 147 crore from the US, Brazil and Mexico and a Rs 28 crore order from Kuwait, KEC said.


Sadbhav Engineering gets Rs 457-cr order

BS Sept 11, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering said it has been declared as the successful bidder for two water projects, cumulatively worth Rs 457 crore. The biggest of the two, worth Rs 428 crore, is from water resources department of Madhya Pradesh for executing the full canal network of Bahuti High Level Canal from KM 18-KM 74, the Ahmedabad-based firm said.


Inspection services firm CAN Group wins £90m deal

Bbc Sept 5, 2013

Aberdeen-based CAN Group has won a £90m contract to provide inspection services in the North Sea for oil explorer and producer Talisman Sinopec Energy UK. Under the deal, CAN will cover the operator’s 11 offshore installations and onshore terminal at Flotta, Orkney.


Malaysia-Based Titan Buys Up To 30,000 T Naphtha At 2-Yr Low Price

Thestar Sept 6, 2013

Malaysia-based Titan has bought up to 30,000 tonnes of naphtha for arrival in the second-half of October at Pasir Gudang at a discount of nearly $6 a tonne to Japan quotes on a cost-and-freight basis, the lowest price it paid in about two years. Traders added that supplies remained ample and this may persist even up to the first-half of November, although some sellers were hoping the supply glut would clear out by October end.


BS Sept 4, 2013

IT firm HCL technologies said it has bagged a contract from Direct Energy, a North American energy services firm, to implement and manage residential billing and customer care operations. Under the agreement, HCL Technologies will implement and manage residential billing and customer care operations of Direct Energy in the Alberta market, HCL Technologies said in a statement.HCL will also provide infrastructure hosting, application management and business process services, it added


Cushman strikes unique takeover deal to bypass hurdles

BS Sept 4, 2013

Global real estate advisor Cushman & Wakefield today claimed it carried out a unique acquisition model, for the first time in India, for another city-based real estate advisor company Lemongrass Advisors. We acquired the entire team of Lemongrass Advisors. We have gone for talent acquisition rather company takeover to avoid regulatory hurdles and delays,” Cushman & Wakefield south Asia managing director Sanjay Dutt said.


TCS bags National Commercial Bank deal

BL Sept 2, 2013

As part of efforts to develop electronic service and ensure quality service to its customers across all channels, National Commercial Bank (NCB) has selected Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) to implement a new core banking software platform. The agreement, which will be valid for two years, was signed by Saeed al-Ghamdi, CEO of NCB, and N. Janabathe Subramaniam, Managing Director of TCS, in West Asia and Africa.


Pipavav, L&T consortium gets $170 mn order from ONGC

BS Aug 31, 2013

Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company said its consortium with Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has received an order worth $170 million (Rs 1,152 crore) from state-run energy major ONGC.


Readymade Steel gets Rs 149-cr order from Singapore government

BS Aug 31, 2013

KH Foges Pte, got the order for undertaking the bored piling works for construction of a hospital to be set up at Yishun in Singapore. Readymade Steel India today said its Singapore subsidiary has received an $22 million (Rs 149 crore) order from the local Health Ministry.


Siemens bags 2 orders of Rs 144-cr from Bangladesh

PTI Aug 19, 2013

Siemens Ltd, the flagship company of Germany-headquartered Siemens AG, today said it has won two contracts worth Rs 144 crore for improving power distribution in Bangladesh.”Siemens has won two contracts aggregating Rs 144 crore from Rural Electrification Board, Bangladesh to construct 38 new substations,” the company said in a statement.The projects are funded by Japan Bank for International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and are to be delivered on a turnkey basis, the statement said adding that the plants would be located in the Rajshahi Barisal zones in western Bangladesh.


L&T Secures an EPC Contract of Rs. 1500 crores from PDO Oman

Press Release Aug 20, 2013

L&T has won an order valued around Rs. 1500 crores from Petroleum Development Oman LLC(POD). The Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) order is for the Yibal 3rd Stage depletion compression (Y3DC) project at the Yibal-Natih gas reservoir in Oma. The project is scheduled to be completed in 39 months.


Punj Lloyd bags Rs. 358 cr order from Chennai Petroleum

PTI Aug 12, 2013

New Delhi: Engineering major Punj Lloyd today said it has bagged Rs. 358 crore order from Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL) to build the Sulphur Block of Resid Upgradation Project at its Manali refinery near Chennai.
“Punj Lloyd has been awarded a contract worth Rs. 358 crore by Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL) to build the Sulphur Block of Resid Upgradation Project at its Manali refinery,” the company said in a statement.
The scope of work includes residual basic and detailed engineering, procurement, construction, installation among others for the sulphur block on a single point responsibility basis, the company said.


L&T Construction wins new orders worth Rs 4,160 crore

PTI Aug 12, 2013

After winning its biggest ever global order worth in Saudi Arabia, L&T today announced that it bagged orders worth Rs 4,160 crore in the domestic market.
Last month, it won an order to execute a part of Riyadh metro rail for a whopping Rs 8,250 crore. In today’s order, it has won Rs 974 crore worth orders in the power transmission and distribution areas.
“A major turnkey order has been bagged from Madhyanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited for various rural electrification works under Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojna (RGGVY) phase -II in Barabanki and Lakhimpur District,” the company said, in a press release.
It also won an order from the Kerala State Electricity Board for the strengthening, improvement and augmentation of distribution system in Kozhikode town under part-B of Restructured Accelerated Power Development & Reforms Programme (R-APDRP) on a turnkey basis.
Some of the other orders include construction of residential towers in Delhi and Chennai.
“The scope includes civil, structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing and finishing works. The business has also secured an order for the construction of a commercial space development in Delhi,” L&T said.
The water treatment business vertical too won orders that account to Rs 735 crore.
“A major order has been received from Public Health Engineering Department, Rajasthan for regional water supply schemes. The scope includes turnkey construction of water supply network for 256 villages and five towns under the Ratangarh-Sujangarh water supply project,” the construction major said.
The Tuticorin Municipal Corporation of Tamil Nadu gave L&T an order to build an intake water treatment plant and a water supply system. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation too gave orders to the company to develop radio systems for the project.


TAT Technologies Awarded Contract Worth Up to $6.2M’ from Lockheed Martin

Benzinga August 12, 2013

TAT Technologies Ltd a leading provider of services and products to the commercial and military aerospace and ground defense industries, today reported it received a Requirements Contract with a Master Purchas Order (“MPO”) from Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT [FREE Stock Trend Analysis]) for the procurement of the F-16 tactical aircraft’s emergency power unit and additional related components. Total value of the contract may reach $6.2M’ through December-31, 2018.
This contract between the two companies is a continuation of a 30-year business relationship wherein TAT has provided Lockheed Martin with components for the emergency power unit and additional related components for the F-16. TAT expects to receive an additional order for the same components from Lockheed Martin in the near future.


AFP awards $35 million contract to Israeli firm

J-Wire Aug 12, 2013

The Australian Federal Police has awarded a $35 million contract to Elbit Systems of Australia Pty Ltd for an advanced information management system.
elbitThe company is a subsidiary of the Israeli firm Elbit Systems Ltd based in Haifa.
President and CEO of Elbit Bezhalel [Butzi] Machlis told media: “Australia is a very significant market for Elbit and we are extremely proud to be selected by the AFP to supply these unique capabilities. Considered among the world’s most advanced and modern police forces, the AFP’s selection reflects the quality and maturity of our intelligence and analysis capabilities.”


SeaBird contract award

Youroilandgasnews Aug 12, 2013

SeaBird Exploration Plc is pleased to announce that Northern Explorer has been awarded a contract in the Mediterranean. The contract has an estimated duration of 150 days, including mobilization from South Africa, and a value of approximately USD 10.5 million.


Lee picks contractor to install Tyringham Road water pipe

Berkshire Eagle Aug 12, 2013

LEE Homeowners in the Tyringham Road area can expect better municipal water service by Thanksgiving prior to the road’s long-awaited reconstruction planned for next spring.
The Board of Selectmen recently hired Caracas Construction to install a new, 1,300-foot section of pipe from the bridge just off Route 102 to Cone Avenue. The Ludlow contractor will spend $176,000 toward improving the water flow to some 35 homes because a 4-inch water main will be replaced by an 8-inch one, according to town officials.
Lee Department of Public Works Superintendent Christopher Pompi says Caracas has until Nov. 15 to complete the project.


Strukton wins Södra stambanan maintenance contract

railwaygazette Aug 12, 2013

National transport agency Trafikverket has awarded Strukton Rail a contract to maintain the 680 track-km northern section of the Södra stambanan route, one of the busiest rail corridors in Sweden linking Stockholm and Malmö.
The contract announced on August 9 runs for five years from May 1 2014. It is worth €80m, with an option for a two-year extension.
Strukton Rail already has a separate contract covering maintenance of the 430 track-km southern section of the route. The company’s Swedish business has around 500 employees.


Tata Steel bags order to build 60k-tonne Mecca, Madina rail link

BS Aug 8, 2013

Tata Steel has bagged an order to manufacture 60,000 tonnes of high-quality rail for a new high-speed line linking Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia.The new railway will allow millions of pilgrims to cross the 276 miles (444km) between the two cities at speeds of 200mph (320kmh), the company said in a statement.


Unity Infraprojects announced on Wedneaday that it has bagged orders worth Rs 4.92 billion.

IRIS Aug 8, 2013

The first order is for construction of directorate of works & plants, director of extension, directorate of seeds & farm, lecture hall, library, computer centre, examination hall canteen auditorium, hostel, guest house, residences, shopping centre, club and indoor games at sabour Bhagalpur Phase – 2, awarded by directorate of works & plant Bihar agricultural university sabour and the said project is to be completed within a period of 24 months. The awarded contract value is Rs 2.06 billion.
The second order is for construction of 4020 units miners quarters under master plan at Eastern Jharia Area, Govindpur Area, Lodna Area, Chanch Victoria Area & Karmatand Township under Bastacolla Area on Non-coal Bearing Land at BCCL awarded by Bharat Coking Coal and the said project is to be completed within 36 months. The awarded contract value is Rs 2.86 billion.


Supreme Infra Bags Rs.1,111.90 Cr. Orders

ET Aug 8, 2013

Supreme Infrastructure India Ltd. has won orders aggregating to Rs.1,111.90 crore from different customers across the country.
From West India, it bagged two contracts for Rs.295.40 crore. The first one was an EPC contract for Rs.150 crore for carryout out 2 sewage treatment plant (STP) and laying of sewage lines and road restoration at Bhayeder, Mumbai, while the other order was for Rs.145.40 crore from Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd. (MSEDCL) for supply, testing, construction, erection of sub transmission line on turnkey basis at Thane city, under Greater Mumbai town under Bhandup zone.
From North India, the company secured four work orders aggregating to Rs.492.50 crore. The first one was for Rs.208.30 crore from Emaar MGF for construction of civil structure, finishing, and low side service works for Gurgaon Greens Project at Sector-12, while AWHO has placed an order for Rs.194.20 crore for construction of housing for army welfare at Gurgaon, Haryana. A road contract for Rs.17 crore has also been received in the region.
The third EPC contract amounted to Rs.50 crore from Silicon Construction Pvt. Ltd. (A Dhillon Group Venture) for construction of Burj one residential project (Phase-I) at Silicon Square located on the New Delhi-Chandigarh National Highway, and the fourth order was for Rs.40 crore from Punjab Energy Development agency for setting up a 4 MW solar power plat in Punjab on public private partnership mode.


BHEL wins Rs 265-cr order from BPCL for Kochi Refinery project

PTI Aug 9, 2013

State-run BHEL today said it has bagged a Rs 265-crore order from Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited for supplying equipment for latter’s refinery project in Kochi.
BHEL has won a contract for supplying the Gas Turbine Generator package for an energy efficient and environment friendly co-generation captive power plant at Kochi Refinery in Kerala, the company said in a statement.
Valued at around Rs 265 crore, the order has been placed by Bharat Petroleum for its Integrated Refinery Project at Kochi Refinery, it said.


EIEL bags Rs 357 crore order from Nabinagar Power Generating Company

PTI Aug 5, 2013

Era Infra Engineering Ltd (EIEL) has bagged Rs 357 crore project from Nabinagar Power Generating Company, a joint venture of NTPCBSE 3.81 % and Bihar State Electricity Board.
The contract is for offsite civil package for 1800 MW Nabinagar Super Thermal Power Project in Aurangabad district of Bihar, the company said in a statement.


Hyundai Heavy Industries wins $3.3 bn power plant order in Saudi Arabia

AFP Aug 5, 2013

South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) said Monday it had won a $3.3 billion order to build a steam power plant in Saudi Arabia.
Under the deal signed on Sunday with Saudi Electricity Co., Hyundai will complete the massive facility with a production capacity of 2,640 megawatts by 2017, the company said in a statement.


Engineers India bags Rs 670 crore contract

PTI Aug 5, 2013

State-owned Engineers India LtdBSE -0.52 % today said it has bagged a Rs 670 crore contract from Chennai Petroleum Corp Ltd (CPCL) for construction of a coker unit that will convert residual oil in the refinery into fuel.
EIL, one of the leading design, engineering consultancy and EPC companies of the country, secured a lumpsum turnkey contract (LSTK) worth over Rs 670 crore from CPCL for Residuary Upgradation Project (Coker Block), the company said in a statement.


Tech Mahindra bags two multi-million dollar deals in Brazil

BS Aug 2, 2013

Tech Mahindra’s acquisiton of Complex IT, a Brazil-based SAP consulting provider has started to yield results.The company announces that it has bagged two contracts in Brazil, one of the growth regions for the company.The firms Brazilian subsidiary, Complex IT has signed deals with oil & gas major Schahin Petróleo and a leading bank in the region. In both the contracts Tech Mahindra will deliver enterprise solutions.


Sanghvi Forging Wins Orders Worth Rs.10 Cr.

RTT Aug 1, 2013

Sanghvi Forging & Engineering Ltd., one of the engineering and forging companies in India, has bagged orders aggregating to Rs.10 crore.Majority of the orders were from the Power and Oil & Gas sector and around 15 percent comprises of exports.
Around 45 percent of the current orders were for the new plant, which was commissioned recently. Fact that Power sector orders are being received specially in a slowdown in that sector is a source encouragement for Sanghvi Forging, the company said.


Kilburn Engg bags export orders worth USD 2.37 mn

IRIS Aug 1, 2013

Kilburn Engineering has bagged an export order from an US based company worth USD 9,00,000. The company has also received letter of intent (LoI) from a large industrial group for supply to their Egypt plant, which is worth USD 14,75,000.
The company’s pending orders/ letter of intent (LoI), including the above, as on Jul. 31, 2013, awaiting execution during the current financial year stand at Rs 860 million (domestic Rs 280 million and export Rs 580 million).


Cosco wins $170m rig order

upstreamonline.com Aig1, 2013

Yard group Cosco Corp (Singapore) has bagged an order for a single jack-up rig newbuild from a mystery European owner in a deal worth over $170 million.
The Chinese outfit also unveiled orders for an offshore support vessel quartet and revealed a large drop in second-quarter profit on waning revenues and high costs. An unidentified European rig player has signed up for a single jack-up at Cosco’s Dalian facility for delivery in the third quarter of 2015, the yard group said.


TFS wins Mumbai airport T2 lounge contract

BS Aug 1, 2013

Travel Food Services (TFS), announced that it has won the bid to manage the lounge operations at Terminal 2 of the Mumbai airport which is all set to be operational later this year.
Mumbai airport’s T2 will have common lounges for all airlines, a move which had not gone down well with airlines like Lufthansa, Air India, British Airways and Emirates which run separate lounges at present.


Technicolor bags contract to supply one lakh STB, modems to Hathway

PTI July 31, 2013

Technicolor India today said it has bagged a contract to supply one lakh set-top boxes and a similar number of high speed Internet modems to multi system operator Hathway for an undisclosed amount.
The company said the set-top boxes that enable delivery of high definition (HD) video content and the modems for ultra-high speed broadband services will be delivered in the next 18 months


Pratibha Industries bags Rs 205-cr water project in Rajasthan

PTI July 30, 2013

Infrastructure provider Pratibha Industries today said it has bagged a Rs 205 crore contract for a water supply project from Public Health Engineering Department, Jaipur.The contract has been awarded for water supply scheme to 161 villages of Phagi Tehsil in Jaipur under Bisalpur Dudu Phagi Water Supply Project, the company said in a BSE filing. “The contract is scheduled to be completed in 30 months from date of commencement,” it said.


L&T wins its biggest ever overseas orderGets Rs 8,250 cr Saudi metro project

BS July 29, 2013

Larsen & Toubro today won its biggest ever civil construction order worth Rs 8,250 crore ($1.4 billion), to build a metro project in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The contract was won in consortium with four other global companies, and the total value of the order is around Rs 35,000 crore.
It’s last big construction order which it is currently executing is an $850 million (Rs 5,032 crore) order at Salala in Oman. It was won two years back in 2010.
“The (Saudi) project is to be implemented during a period of four years, which will be preceded by eight months to prepare the detailed designs and to carry out the enabling works, the coordination for utilities diversion and the site preparation works,” said L&T, in a press release.


Omet announces order for Variflex and X-Flex at recently held LMAI conference

Printweek July 29, 2013

Omet, the Italian manufacturer of narrow web flexo presses, announced at the recently held LMAI conference in Goa that it has received orders for Omet Variflex and X-Flex narrow web flexo presses. The manufacturing company bagged the orders from Zircon Technologies for Variflex and Sel-Jegat Printers for X-Flex.


Sadbhav Engineering Ltd declared the successful bidder

BSE July 25, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have been declared the successful bidder (L1) in respect of the bid invited by the Chief General Manager (Tender), Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for the following project in the name of Joint Venture known as “Corsan Corviam Construccion S.A. -Sadbhav Engineering Limited JV” for contract value of Rs. 249.65 crores :
Contract CC- 47: Part design and Construction of elevated viaduct from Mundka to Tikri Border, (Chainage 16397.128 to 22703.647), siding at Tikri Border and four elevated stations viz. MIE, Ghevra, Tikri Kalan & Tikri Border including architectural finishing, water supply, sanitary installation, drainage and civil works related to E & M of Mundka-Bahadurgarh Corridor of Phase-Ill of Delhi MRTS (Delhi Portion)”. Company’s share of interest/participation in the Joint Venture shall be 40%.


BHEL bags 2 contracts
from NTPC for setting up solar plants

PTI July 23, 2013

“BHEL has won turnkey contracts for setting up two eco-friendly Grid-Connected Solar Power Plants of 10 MW capacity each at Unchahar in Uttar Pradesh and Talcher in Odisha,” the company said in a statement. Valued at Rs 132 Crore, the orders have been placed by NTPC for setting up the Solar PhotoVoltaic (SPV) power plants, each of 10 MW capacity.


Pratibha Industries Ltd Bags Rs. 168.35 Crores order from New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA), UP

BSE July 23, 2013

Pratibha Industries Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has bagged a contract worth Rs. 168.35 Crores awarded by New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA), UP state. Contract awarded is for Construction of Multilevel Car Parking (Civil Works) in Sec-18, NOIDA, UP. The Contract is scheduled to be completed in 24 months from the date of commencement.


Jyoti Ltd bags Rs. 30.45 Crores order for 70 MGD Sewage Pumping Station and Irrigation Schemes

BSE July 22, 2013

Jyoti Ltd has informed BSE regarding “Jyoti Ltd bags Rs. 30.45 Crores order for 70 MGD Sewage Pumping Station and Irrigation Schemes”.
Order Worth Rs. 24.19 crores from JIFT water Infrastructure Ltd for complete Electromechanical and Instrumentation packages ( supply, erection, testing and commissioning) with 12 year Operation and Maintenance on back to back basis for 70 MGD sewage pumping station Kalyanpuri DJB project, Delhi.
Order worth Rs. 4.21 crores from WRD Lift Irrigation Mechanical Division No1. Bhandara for design, manufacture, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of forced water lubricated type VT pumps 3 Nos with allied equipments at Tedhawa Shivani Lift Irrigation Scheme, dist Gondia, Maharashtra.


WOO YANG (P) – Work Order for Third Party Certification & Surveillance Audit of Retail Outlets from Indian Oil Corporation Ltd

BSE July 19, 2013

High Ground Enterprise Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has received work order for third party certification & surveillance audit of retail outlets from Indian Oil Corporation Ltd for a period of three years valuing Rs. 6.21 Crores.


VA Tech Wabag – WABAG JV wins 344 Crore World Bank Funded Project from Philippines

BSE July 19, 2013

VA TECH WABAG, a leading Indian MNC engaged i~ water and Waste water management, in partnership with a local civil construction company, JV ANGELES Construction Corporation,Philippines bagged an order from Manila Water Company, Philippines for a value of RS.344crores. WABAG is the Lead Partner and the project is funded by World Bank.
The scope of work comprises design and construction of 100 MLD lIugin Sewage Treatment Plant for Pasig River Wastewater Catchment, Pasig city, Metro Manila with operation of the plant for a period of Two years


KEC International bags Rs 1,300 cr orders from various clients

PTI July 19, 2013

KEC International, a leading engineering, procurement and construction firm, today said it has won orders worth Rs 1,300 crore from different clients across the world.
In a statement, the company said that its transmission business won Rs 909 crore orders various clients from India, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, Kenya, Americas, Kazakhastan and Laos, while other business segments like power systems, cable and water businesses bagged rest of the orders.
“In the transmission business, the company has won new orders amounting to Rs 909 crore,” KEC International said, adding that of this, the largest order, worth Rs 318 crore, it bagged from Power Grid Corporation of India.
The flagship firm of the RPG Group said that its water division bagged two orders, worth Rs 134 crore, from Madhya Pradesh government, while the cable division secured 182 crore orders for supply of power and telecom cables.


Cairn India awards 3-D seismic contract to Russia’s IG Seismic

PTI July 19, 2013

Cairn India Ltd has awarded a two-year contract for a 3-dimensional seismic survey of its prolific Rajasthan oil block to Russian firm IG Seismic Services for an undisclosed sum.
“The works may cover over 1,500 square kilometres (over 200,000 shot points). The start of works is planned for the beginning of October 2013,” IG Seismic Services said in a statement.
The Russian firm said it has signed a two-year contract for surveying the Barmer basin block.
“The agreement envisages conducting seismic exploration works using 3-D technology,” it said.


Hanung Toys – Bagged an Export Order of $ 60 million

BSE July 18, 2013

Hanung Toys & Textiles Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has bagged an export order worth $ 60 million (about Rs. 360 Crore) from a leading US buyer.
The Company has signed an export order tie-up with a leading US buyer for exporting value added home furnishing to the extent of $ 60 million to be completed within three year.


L&T bags Rs 2,085 crore Oman-based expressway project

PTI july 17, 2013

L&T has bagged an order worth Rs 2,085-crore from the ministry of transport and communication, Sultanate of Oman for the construction of the Al-Batinah Expressway Package 4.
The project is expected to be completed in 36 months. The project involves building a 50-km, four-lance dual carriage expressway, two grade separated interchanges, seven overpass, four wadi bridges and cross drainage works, as per the international standards.


Essar Projects bags Rs 550 cr contract from BPCL

PTI July 16, 2013

Essar Projects (EPL), an engineering, procurement and construction company of Essar group, today said it has bagged a Rs 550 crore contract from Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) for executing certain packages of Kochi refinery expansion project.
“Has secured a contract valued at over Rs 550 crore from BPCL to participate in its major refinery expansion project in Kochi,” Essar Projects said in a statement.


IL&FS wins Rs 284 cr contract for rural electrification in UP

PTI July 16, 2013

Infrastructure company IL&FS Engineering today said it has received a Rs 284 crore contract for rural electrification (RE) works at Amedkarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh under Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY).
“IL&FS Engineering and Construction company has received a Letter of Intent from Madhyanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam for RE works in Amedkarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh on turnkey basis under Government of India scheme of RGGVY phase -II,” the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange. The total value of the contract is Rs 284 crore and the project completion period is 24 months, it said.


Mukesh Ambani’s RGPL wins licence for Shahdol-Phulpur line

PTI July 15, 2013

Reliance Gas Pipeline Ltd (RGPL) has won a licence to lay a 312-km pipeline to transport coal gas produced from RIL’s Sohagpur block in Madhya Pradesh. Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) on July 11 authorised the Mukesh Ambani-led RGPL to lay the pipeline from Shahdol in Madhya Pradesh to Phulpur near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.


Sadbhav Engr Receipt of Orders worth Rs. 183.57 (approx)

BSE July 13, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has been awarded the following (2) projects/ works, in respect of which bid was invited by, Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited, Gandhinagar, Gujarat for aggregating contract value of Rs. 183.57 crores.
1. Construction of Kachchha Branch canal reach Ch.263.620 Km to 271.224 km for Earthwork, CC. Lining, Structures, Service Road, Gate work, Control Cabin and O & M for 5 Years. (Package-IR-8) for contract value of Rs. 82.17 crores.
2. Construction of Kachchha Branch canal reach Ch. 231.022 Km to 243.839 km for Earthwork, CC. Lining, Structures, Service Road, Gate work, Control Cabin and O & M for 5 Years. (Package-IR-4) for contract value of Rs. 101.40 crores.


McNally Bharat – Receipt of Order worth Rs. 20.96 cores (approx)

BSE July 12, 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received orders for 132KV Line Bays and Feeder Bays at different Thermal Power Stations for a value of Rs. 20.93 cores(approx)


IVRCL Bagges Orders Valued Rs. 1097.57 crores

Press Release July 12, 2013

IVRCl Ltd has announced that the building Division (India & UAE), water division and power division of the company bagged orders of the value of 1097.57 crores.
Building Division- Rs. 573.12 crores
• Design, Construction and maintenance for Trucks Parking Lots in Aljahar’s Governorate CPA/263 ( total three truck parks Viz. one at east Abdally Road, second at West Abdally Road and third at Alsalmiy Road), awarded by Zein Advanced Technology Co W.L.L Kuwait. The value of work is KWD 17.88 millions ( 368.00 crores) and the completion period is 24 months. The Client for this project is Ministry of Public Works , Kuwait.
• Execution of the extension of High Court, Patna awarded by office of the Executive Engineer, Patna. The value of the work is Rs. 102.06 crores and the completion period is 24 months.
• Construction of International Cricket Stadium at Amravati Township Mangalagiri, Guntur district near Vijayawada including infrastructure facilities awarded by Andhra Cricket Association, Vijayawada. The value of work is 51.04 crores and the completion period is 20 months
• Complete civil works mainly consisting of Conveyor footings and Trestles transfer tower foundation, sub stations and other miscellaneous works and complete structural works consisting of fabrication, painting and erection of conveyor structures, Junction houses and miscellaneous structures for Tata Steel Ltd Khondbond –Joda Overland conveyor projects awarded by FL Smidth Private Ltd. The value of work is Rs. 52.02 crores and the completion period is 18 months.
Water Division:
• Execution of the comprehensive water supply service improvement in Anantapuram Municipal corporation ( Package –I), awarded by Anantaputam Municipal Corporation. The value of work is Rs. 97.01 crore and the completion period is 24 months.
• Construction of Sewers for Bhubaneswar Sewerage District District VI, awarded nbyOrissa Water supply and Sewerage Board. The values of work is Rs. 300.15 crores and the completion period is 36 months.
• Construction of water supply transmission main pipeline and Allied works in Guwahati awarded by Assam Urban Infrastructure Investment Programme.The value of work is Rs. 63.66 crores and the completion period is 24 months.
Power Division:
• Execution for procurement of plant, Design, supply of 132 KV Transmission Lines and execution of procurement of Plant, design, supply of 132 KV Transmission lines awarded by Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Ltd
• Supply, erection, construction and commissioning of a 220/ 132 KV automation substation at Tirmalayapalli in Kadapa d on semi turnkey basis.
• 220 KV DC line from proposed 400/ 220/130 KV sub station at Tahlamanchipattanam, Jammanalamadugu to proposed 220/132 KV substation at Turumalayapalli in Kadapa district on turnkey basis awarded y Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh.
• Supply, erection, Construction, testing and commissioning of 132/33k Substation Ramgannagudem/ Remalle (Krishna District) &132 KV LILO of one circuit of existing 132 KV Gunadala-Kanumolu DC line to the proposed 132/33 KV substation Rangannagudem/ Remalle Substation on turnkey basis, awarded by Transmission Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Ltd.


Mcnally Bharat – 532629 – Receipt of Order worth Rs. 20.96 crores

BSE July 12, 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received orders for 132KV Line Bays and Feeder Bays at different Thermal Power Stations for a vaIue of Rs. 20.93 crores(approx).


OPGC awards Rs 1,573-cr contract to BGR Energy

PTI July 11, 2013

Odisha Power Generation Corporation has awarded a Rs 1,573 crore contract for Balance of Plant, including ancillary and peripheral units, to BGR Energy Systems, as part of its expansion project.
The order is for OPGC’s 2X660 MW thermal power plant with third and fourth units. The project includes development of a captive coal mine and railway transportation system.
The contract was executed by OPGC Managing Director V Kuppusami and A Swaminathan, Director (Sales and Marketing) of BGR Energy Systems Ltd at the signing ceremony here. The contract for erection and commissioning of the Balance of Plant of the proposed 3 and 4 units is for Rs 1,573 crore.


TD Power Systems’ subsidiary wins EPC order and forays into Cement Waste Heat Recovery to Power Sector

BSE July 11, 2013

TD Power Systems Ltd has informed BSE that the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary DF Power Systems Private Limited (DFPS), have won a prestigious order for setting up a 27MW cement waste heat recovery based captive power plant on complete EPC basis with an order value of approximately Rs. 150 crore.


ABB bags contract from Fastned to supply EV chargers

PTI Jul 8, 2013

Power equipment manufacturing company ABB today said it has bagged a contract from a Dutch firm Fastned, which builds electric-vehicle charging stations, to supply over 200 electric chargers. Fastned is building a network of 200 electric-vehicle charging stations along highways in Netherlands and will be equipped with several multi-standard fast chargers, the company said in a statement


Alstom T&D bags Rs 200 crore order from Bajaj Infra power project

PTI Jul 8, 2013

AlstomT&D India today said it has bagged an order worth Rs 200 crore from Bajaj Infrastructure Development Company for supply of equipment to its 1,980 MW power plant in Uttar Pradesh.
The contract is for supply of electrical balance of plant package for Bajaj Infrastructure’s upcoming 3×660 MW thermal power project in Lalitpur. It is worth around (Rs 200 crore), Alstom T&D said in a statement.


Essar Projects bags IOC contract for safety improvements

PTI July 8, 2013

Dubai-based engineering firm Essar Projects today said it has bagged a contract from Indian Oil Corporation to implement process safety related improvements at its terminals and depots across the country.
The assignment involves basic and detailed design and project management relating to implementation of various HSE requirements in 109 POL terminals/depots of IOC across the country, a statement issued here said without mentioning the deal size.The project is expected to be completed within 24 months.


Jyoti Structures bags orders worth Rs 1,200 crore

BS July 8, 2013

Power transmission company Jyoti Structures has recently secured export orders worth Rs 1,200 crore from countries including Kenya, Tanzania, Namibia, Nigeria, Philippines and Tajikistan. “The orders pertain to engineering, tower testing and turn key construction of transmission lines and sub stations,” according to a statement on the exchange website.The orders include manufacture and supply of 36,000 MT of towers, the company added.


Ashok Leyland bags order for 2,610 buses in Tamil Nadu

PTI July 5, 2013

Hinduja flagship firm Ashok Leyland today said it won an order for 2,610 buses from the Institute of Road Transport, Tamil Nadu.
“Ashok Leyland is proud to receive this order and is thankful to government of Tamil Nadu for this timely order,” Ashok Leyland Managing Director Vinod K Dasari said in a filing to the BSE.


Thermax wins Rs 1,700 crore order

BS July 5, 2013

Capital goods major Thermax has bagged Rs 1,700 crore order from a petrochemical company for supply of high pressure boilers. The project scope involves design, manufacture and commissioning of nine boilers for two of its plants.


Ashoka Buildcon, GVR Infra bag Rs 985-cr road project in Tamil Nadu

PTI July 4, 2013

A consortium of Ashoka BuildconBSE 0.00 % and GVR Infra Projects has bagged a Rs 985.44 crore contract from the Tamil Nadu Road Development Company. The contract relates to development of Chennai outer ring road (Phase II).
The 50:50 consortium will develop the project on design, build, finance, operate and transfer basis, a release said. The project is on annuity basis and has a concession period of 20 years, it said.


Sadbhav Engr Updates

BSE July 4, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have been declared the successful bidder (L1) in respect of the bid invited by the Chief General Manager (Tender), Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for the following project in the name of Joint Venture known as “Corsan Corviam Construccion S.A. -Sadbhav Engineering Limited JV” for contract value of Rs. 221.86 crores:
“Contract CC- 43: Part design and Construction of elevated viaduct and three elevated stations viz. MIE, Bus Stand and City Park including architectural finishing, water supply, sanitary installation, drainage works and roofing works of stations on Mundka – Bahadurgarh Corridor of Phase – III of Delhi MRTS (Haryana Portion)”.


Welspun bags 32-MW solar projects in Punjab

BS July 4, 2013

Welspun Energy, India’s biggest developer of solar projects, today said it has been awarded 32 MW of solar projects by Punjab. The projects, awarded by Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) through a single stage competitive bidding, are to be commissioned during the second quarter of 2014, the company said in a statement here.
“Welspun Energy’s subsidiary Welspun Solar Punjab Pvt Ltd (WSPPL) emerged among the leading two organisations which have won the highest capacities. Cumulative 32 MW capacity was awarded to Welspun Energy as twin projects of 30 and 2 MW each, under the Punjab New & Renewable Sources of Energy (NRSE) Policy 2012,” it said.


Sadbhav Engr Updates

BSE July 4, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have been declared the successful bidder (L1) in respect of the bid invited by the Chief General Manager (Tender), Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for the following project in the name of Joint Venture known as “Corsan Corviam Construccion S.A. -Sadbhav Engineering Limited JV” for contract value of Rs. 221.86 crores:
“Contract CC- 43: Part design and Construction of elevated viaduct and three elevated stations viz. MIE, Bus Stand and City Park including architectural finishing, water supply, sanitary installation, drainage works and roofing works of stations on Mundka – Bahadurgarh Corridor of Phase – III of Delhi MRTS (Haryana Portion)”.


Welspun bags 32-MW solar projects in Punjab

BS July 4, 2013

Welspun Energy, India’s biggest developer of solar projects, today said it has been awarded 32 MW of solar projects by Punjab. The projects, awarded by Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) through a single stage competitive bidding, are to be commissioned during the second quarter of 2014, the company said in a statement here.
“Welspun Energy’s subsidiary Welspun Solar Punjab Pvt Ltd (WSPPL) emerged among the leading two organisations which have won the highest capacities. Cumulative 32 MW capacity was awarded to Welspun Energy as twin projects of 30 and 2 MW each, under the Punjab New & Renewable Sources of Energy (NRSE) Policy 2012,” it said.


Alstom concludes contract with BHEL for 2×660 MW Suratgarh power plant

BSE July 3, 2013

ALSTOM India Ltd has informed BSE that Alstom has been awarded a contract by Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) to supply components and services for the 2×660 MW Suratgarh Super Thermal Power Project, located in Suratgarh, Rajasthan, India.
Out of the entire aforesaid contract, the Company’s scope of work mainly comprises of supply of partial pressure parts for one of the units, few Control & Instrumental valves and other site services. The value of Company’s scope of work would be Rs. 101.74 Crores (i.e. Euro 15.04 Million).


L&T Hydrocarbon Bags Rs. 1000 Cr Order

Press Release July 2, 2013

L&T Hydrocarbon has secured an order of over Rs. 1000 crore to construct a paraxylene plant for a leading refinery in India. The company signed a MoU to execute composite construction works, including civil mechanical and erection and installation for a project. L&T will mobiles about 25, 000 workmen and 600 staff for the project which will be executed over a period of 30 months.


Petron Engr – Receipt of Notification of Award of Contract

Press Release Jul 2, 2013

Petron Engineering Construction Ltd has received notification of award of contract NTPC Limited, Noida(UP), for supply of (Ex Work) fo Electrical Equipment and also Inland transportation, Insurance and conducting guarantee tests of electrical equipment for Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Project Stage V ( 1x 500 MW) for total Contract Value of Rs. 32.29 Crores”.


Mcnally Bharat – Receipt of Order worth Rs. 109 Crores

BSE Jul 2, 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received orders for the Supply and Installation of a Coal Handling Plant Package for a value of Rs. 109 crores (approx).


Assam NRHM awards Tele-Radiology Contract to M/s HealthFore Technologies Limited

BSE Jul 2, 2013

HealthFore Technologies Limited (Formerly known as Religare Technologies Limited) has been selected to implement a Tele-Radiology Solution across Assam. HealthFore’s innovative solutions will provide radiologists almost instant access to X-rays and CT Scans available at any of the 11 district Regional Diagnostic Centers. A scan taken in any of the districts would be transmitted to the Data Center in Guwahati. The innovative solution will provide physicians with the ability to get expert diagnostic advice from radiologists in Guwahati on a 24×7 basis. Thus these diagnostic reports will have been available from a panel of experts and in time for the treating physicians to save human lives. HealthFore will provide the required infrastructure, connectivity as well as manpower to implement this solution including trained radiologists. The solution will use HealthFore’s pathbreaking Magnum Imaging PACS for Radiology Imaging, storage, encryption and compression. In doing this HealthFore will be among the first IT companies to use Doctors and Specialists with its products and technology experts to provide an end to end solution.


Abellon bags AMC’s municipal solid waste processing project

PTI July 1, 2013

Under a public-private partnership (PPP) model, city-based Abellon CleanEnergy has been awarded a municipal solid waste processing project by the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC). Having received a letter of award from the AMC, a concession agreement has been signed between Abellon and the corporation recently.
As part of the concession agreement, AMC will deliver 1000 tonnes per day (TPD) of municipal waste to the site and provide 13 acres of land on lease for the tenure of the project. On its part, Abellon will design, build, finance, and operate the plant.


Jakson Power bags two new solar infra orders worth Rs 81 crore

ET July 2, 2013

Jakson Power Solutions announced that the company has secured two new orders aggregating to Rs 81 crore for setting up infrastructure for generation of solar power. The orders include Solar Power Plant EPC and supply of Solar Inverter Substations for various Solar Photovoltaic power plants in India.
Jakson recently secured an order aggregating Rs 47 crore from Refex Energy Ltd, a major EPC player in the Indian market to supply 42 numbers of Solar Inverter Substations (SISS) for their various projects in Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh. These installations are targeted to generate 60 MW of solar power and are slated to be completed by October 2013.
The company has also bagged a highly prestigious EPC order from BHELBSE -3.10 % valued at approximately INR 340 million for the construction of 10 MW solar power plant for NTPCBSE -0.82 % in Talcher, Orissa. PV Module for this project will be supplied by BHEL. Construction of the solar power plant will begin in the July, 2013, and is targeted to be complete within four months.


MBL Infrastructures Limited bags further orders from existing clients

Press Release July 1, 2013

MBL Infrastructures Limited (MBL) has been awarded another order for construction of Road Over Bridge(ROB) by PWD, Haryana. The work order is for construction of ROB on Sonepat Purkhas Moi Road, at level crossing No 29 on Delhi-Ambala Railway line in Sonepat district, Haryana. The total value of the order is Rs. 359 million.


Mcnally Bharat – Receipt of Order worth Rs. 260 Crores

BSE June 28, 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received an order for Construction & Rehabilitation & Resettlement Colony at Hazaribagh for a value over Rs. 260 Crores.


Isuzu Motors signs contract manufacturing pact with Hindustan Motors

BSE June 28, 2013

Isuzu Motors India Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of Japanese automobile firm Isuzu Motors Limited, has signed an agreement with Hindustan Motors Limited (HML) for contract manufacturing of Isuzu Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) and pickup trucks in India.
As per the agreement, Isuzu Motors will import the components for producing the SUVs and pick up trucks from Thailand and assemble in HML’s factory at Thiruvallur, near Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The move is expected to help the Japanese auto major to increase sales of its recently launched MU-7 SUV and D-MAX pick up truck, even before its proposed plant in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh become operational, according to Isuzu officials.


iGate bags $100m deal from MetLife

PTI June 26,2013

Outsourcing company iGate Corporation today said it has bagged a major five-year contract worth over USD 100 million (about Rs. 598 crore) for providing global infrastructure services for insurance major MetLife. The US-based IT solutions firm has been providing services to the global insurance giant for the last 10 years across North America, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. The present deal includes providing complex and mission critical services.


CG bag contracts worth Rs 231 cr from Power Grid

PTI June 26, 2013

Avantha Group firm CG today said it has bagged orders worth over Rs 231 crore from Power Grid Corporation of India. The three contracts, together valued at Rs 231.7 crore, is for supplying equipment to state-run Power Grid’s for its Thiruvelum, Kurnool, Raipur and Wardha sub-stations.
The company, part of Avantha Group, would supply seven 500 MVA single phase 765 kV auto transformers and 38 numbers of 80 MVAR and 110 MVAR single phase 765 kV reactors.


Pipavav Defence- Bags Contract

BSE June 24, 2013

Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that:
“1. Pipavav Defence bags prestigious contract for maintaining and dry docking of deep water draft oil rigs amounting to Rs. 255 Crore.
2. Pipavav Defence has significant contracts for oil & gas assets and for the 1st time in the country, such critical and complex work is being done in India in this sector.
Pipavav Defence is in negotiations with several large oil & gas players globally to enter into long term contracts for building, conversion, maintaining and dry docking of equipments vital for the energy security.


Chad Signs 12 Million-Euro Accord With France for Water Project

Bloomberg June 24, 2013

Chad’s government signed a 12 million-euro ($16 million) agreement with France for a water project in the capital, Ndjamena, the French Development Agency said.
The accord will promote access to safe drinking water and sanitation in eastern neighborhoods of the city, Jean-Marc Pradelle, director of the agency’s mission in Chad, told reporters.


MHI & Toshiba get order from THSRC

Business Wire India June 24, 2013

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd and Toshiba Corporation have received a turnkey order from Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation (THSRC) for its Nangang Extension Project in Taipei. The order calls for the two companies to provide trackwork and E&M (electrical and mechanical) systems for approximately 5 kilometers (km) of the 9.2 km extension line to connect Taipei Station and the city’s new Nangang Station, which will replace Taipei Station as the north terminus of the Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) system. The extension line is scheduled to go into operation in March 2016. The order, received with the cooperation from Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (Mitsui), is worth about 20 billion yen.


Prathiba Industries bags Rs 128 cr water contract

BS June 18, 2013

Mumbai-based engineering and infrastructure firm Prathiba Industies has bagged a contract worth Rs 128 crore from Public Health Engineering Department (PHED), Jodhpur.
The contract is a drinking water supply project in Barmer district on a ‘single responsibility lump sum’ basis. The project is scheduled to be completed in 30 months from date of commencement, the company said in a release.


VA Tech Wabag’s JV gets Rs 262 crore project in Nepal

BS June 18, 2013

Water and waste water management firm VA Tech Wabag Ltd, in a joint venture with Pratibha Industries Ltd, has won a Rs 262 crore order from Melamchi Water Supply Development Board, Nepal.
The scope of the work is construction of 85 million liter per day (MLD) water treatment plant at Sundarijal, Nepal, with options to expand up to 510 MLD at a later stage.


BHEL bags Rs 450-cr contract from Mahagenco

PTI June 18, 2013

BHEL today bagged a renovation and modernisation contract worth Rs 450 crore from Maharashtra State Power Generation Corp (Mahagenco).“BHEL has won an order for renovation and modernisation of a 210-MW thermal unit in Maharashtra,” the company said in a statement.
The World Bank-funded Rs 450-crore contract has been placed on BHEL by Mahangenco, the statement said. The order envisages design, supply and installation (for renovation and modernisation) of the 210-MW boiler, turbine and generator package at Koradi Thermal Power Station.


Siemens Wins Order to Modernize Stage –II Plant of NTPC

Press Release June 17, 2013

Siemens Limited has announced that it has received an order from National Thermal Power Coporation Ltd for the renovation and modernization of its Korba stage-II (3×500 MW) plant in Chhattisgarh. Siemens as the fist choice solution provide for the customer and won the order against stiff competition from three major players.
Siemens engineering will replace the existing system with the state of the art, forth generation distributed control system- SPPA-T3000 ( Siemens Power and Process Automation) for the entire plant, including its boiler and turbine control systems.


Reunion Island signs distribution pact with Indian Oil

BS June 14, 2013

The signing of an agreement between Indian Oil Corporation and the French island of Reunion for import and distribution of refined petroleum products marks a key milestone in the efforts of the Indian Ocean island to develop ties with India.Located about half an hour’s flight from Mauritius, the French territory of Reunion has been trying to develop its business and cultural relationship with India.


Infosys Public Services has won a contract from CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield.

BS June 14, 2013

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield (CareFirst) has selected Infosys Public Services, a US-based subsidiary of Infosys, to support CareFirst’s IT operations and provide application development and other support services as part of a new managed services contract, Infosys said in a statement.
Infosys Public Services will support CareFirst’s IT area to help create a cost-effective delivery model. Through its agreement with Infosys Public Services, CareFirst aims to reduce costs and achieve efficiencies in application support during the three-year contract term, it added.


Solitaire Machine Tools Bags Orders worth over 5 Crores

BSE June 14, 2013

Solitaire Machine Tools Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has bagged orders worth over 5 Crores for newly developed Grinding Machines from the two major auto ancillary manufacturers.


Era Infra Secure Contract from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd for Rs. 383.70 Crores

BSE Jun 13 2013 13:43

“Era Infra Engineering Limited (EIEL) an integrated infrastructure company with Pan India presence in joint venture with Chengdu Ranken has been awarded a contract valuing Rs. 383,70,16,429/- for “Construction of elevated viaduct, 5 elevated Stations viz Kadavanthara, Elamkulam, Vyttila, Thaikoodam & Petta (from Chainage 19329.685 m to 25119.278 m) including Architectural Finishing, Plumbing works of Stations on Alwaye-Petta Line of Kochi Metro Rail Project” at Kochi, Kerala by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.”


Sadbhav Engineering Ltd – Successful bidder (L1) for the project/work by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.

BSE June 13, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has been declared the successful bidder (L1) for the following project/work by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. for aggregating contract value of Rs. 64.64 Crores :”Contract CC-42: Civil Works for construction of Depot cum Workshop, RCC elevated ramp, boundary wall, land development works etc. at Badli for Jahangir Puri- Badli Corridor (extension of line- 2) of phase-lll of Delhi MRTS


Wave Group awards Rs 900cr contract to L&T for Noida project

BS june 12, 2013

Construction major Larsen & Tourbo (L&T) has bagged a Rs 900 crore contract from Wave Group’s realty arm Wave Infratech to build residential towers in Noida.Wave Infratech is developing a mixed-use project ‘Wave City Center’ spread across 152 acres, which the company had bagged through an auction for about Rs 6,500 crore.The total size of the township is 40 million sq ft and of that 9.5 million sq ft will be constructed in the first phase.


Essar Projects secures $90 million contract in Abu Dhabi

BS June 12, 2013

Essar Projects, a leading engineering, procurement and construction firm, has secured two new orders worth $90 million in Abu Dhabi, taking its total order book to $170 million in the UAE.
The new contracts are from Abu Dhabi Polymers Company (Borouge) and from Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Ltd (GASCO).


Global OffshoreM. V. Everest Company Update

BSE June 12, 2013

Global Offshore Services Ltd has informed BSE that the Vessel M.V. Everest, operated by the Company’s wholly owned subsidiary, Garware Offshore International Services Pte. Ltd. (GOISPL), has been awarded a 4 year firm contract.The annual value of the contract is approx. Rs. 28.45 crores.
Kellton Tech Solutions Ltd has informed BSE that Kellton Tech has been awarded an ‘Integrated Security Solution’ contract worth Rs. 27.25 Crores for the Design, Supply, Installation, Commissioning and maintenance of Access Control Systems at Kandla Port Trust (KPT).


Intimation of contract awarded.

BSE June 11, 2013

Kellton Tech has to design, and provide best of breed security solutions and services, based on industry best practices. The project includes installation, integration, configuration, management and monitoring of Security and Surveillance infrastructure like Personal Access Control, Vehicle access Control, Network Backbone, Perimeter Surveillance, CCTV and Custom Software solutions.
This contract requires Kellton Tech to complete the Installation of the Integrated Security solution within six months and ongoing Operations and Maintenance for 5 years.


IL&FS Eng wins Rs 266 crore order for Rapid Metro Rail Project.

PTI June 11, 2013

IL&FS Engineering today said it has received a Rs 266.50 crore contract for construction of elevated viaducts for the Rapid Metro Rail Project in Haryana.
“IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd (IL&FS Engineering Services) has received a Letter of Award (LoA) for Construction of Elevated Viaduct for the Rapid Metro Rail Project, Phase-II (RMRG),” the company said in a statement.


VA Tech Wabag has won an order worth Rs 114.85 crore from Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewage Board.

BS June 8, 2013

VA Tech Wabag has won an order worth Rs 114.85 crore from Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewage Board.The order comprises of construction of pumping stations and pipeline works for providing comprehensive water supply and sewerage scheme for the residents of Sholinganallur- Karapakkam on the Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR) in Chennai city under Chennai Mega City Development Mission project, VA Tech Wabag said in a BSE filing. The completion of the project is scheduled for 24 months for water supply scheme and 30 months for sewerage scheme, it added.


Sojitz, L&T bag Rs 6,700 crore rail contract

PTI June 7, 2013

A consortium of Larsen and Toubro LtdBSE 0.72 % and Japan-based Sojitz has bagged a Rs 6,700-crore railway contract, one of the country’s biggest, for construction of 640-km-long twin-track line that will form part of the western dedicated freight corridor (DFC).
The firms will design and construct the track between Rewari in Haryana and Palanpur in Gujarat, said an official of Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd (DFCCI).


Aban Offshore – Receipt of LOA from ONGC

BSE June 7, 2013

Aban Offshore Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has received a Letter of Award (“LOA”) from ONGC for deployment of drillship Aban Ice for a firm period of 3 years. The total value of the LOA is approximately USD 185 million (equivalent to Rs. 1050 crores). The contract is expected to commence during the last quarter of calendar year 2013.


L&T bags Rs 528-cr office construction orders from Ahmedabad, Bangalore

BS June 6, 2012

The building and factories business of engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has bagged a office building construction order at Ahmedabad and Bangalore.According to the company, the building and factories business of L&T has bagged order worth Rs 528 crore for construction of office buildings at Ahmedabad and Bangalore “from esteemed customers”.
Further, the company’s water and renewable energy business has secured orders worth Rs 806 crore of which Rs 700 crore is for the turnkey EPC of a solar photovoltaic power plant in Tamil Nadu.


Bridgestone Europe Selects Mahindra Satyam to implement and support its managed services

BSE June 6, 2013

Mahindra Satyam announced that is has won a new multiyear conract with Bridgestone Europe for its managed services. The company will work on SAP based mission critical applications for Bridgestone Europe. As a part of this deal Mahindra Satyam will support Bridgestone in Sales, planning, procurement and finance functions.


GVK Power – GVK Hancock Coal And Thiess Sign Alpha Coal Mine Operations Contract

BSE June 6, 2013

GVK Hancock Coal has signed an Early Services Agreernent with Thiess as its preferred mine operations contiactor for its 91O billion Alpha Thermal Coal project in the Galilee Basin in Western eueensland, Australia.


L&T wins Aramco gas project in Saudi ArabiaL

BS June 5, 2013

Larsen & Toubro won a contract to build facilities, including a gas processing plant, for state-run Saudi Aramco at its Midyan gas field, bolstering the company’s quest for expansion overseas to offset a weak domestic market.
L&T, India’s largest construction and engineering firm, will build a plant with a processing capacity of 75 million standard cubic feet per day (scfd) of non-associated gas and 4,500 barrels of condensate per day, it said in a statement


TCS bags major UK contract

BS June 5, 2013

Infotech major TCS today said that it has been selected by Network Rail of UK for strategic infomation technology (IT) transormation.The agreement for IT solutions and sysetm integration framework agreement includes identifying, defining, designing, building and integration of next generation IT solutions for Network Rail..


Parsvnath announces execution of Development Agreement with Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) for SaraiRohilla land

BSE June 4, 2013

Prasvnath Developers Limited is the selected Bidder by Rail Land Development Authority in a tendering process for development of 38 acres of railway land area situated at Sarai Rohila-Kishangang (“project”) vide letter of Acceptance dated November 26, 2010, the Company has , after meeting the conditions precedent and completing various formalities, executed as Selected Bidder, a Development Agreement amongst the Compnay, RLDA and Prasvnath Rail Land Project Private Limited, a special purpose company incorporated for implementing this project.
The project will be developed over an area of about 38 acres, comprising of luxury air conditioned residential apartments, commercial/shopping area, railways housing, railway service building and common facilities, Hospital/school and other amenities, state of the art club with Gymnasium and sports facilities etc.


Suzlon Group Signs wins contracts to supply 26 MW in Burgundy, France.

BSE June 4, 2013

Suzlon Group-subsidiary, Repower Systems, has concluded two contracts with ABO Wind for the supply of 13 wind turbines. The turbines of MM92 type will be installed for two wind farms in Burgundy. The wind farms will generate a total output of more than 26 MW.


Lanco Infratech bags Rs 3,293-cr orders

BS June 3, 2013

Lanco Infratech said it has bagged orders worth Rs 3,293.9 crore from Gujarat Industries Power Company Limited for civil works as well off-shore and on-shore supplies among others.
“The company’s EPC ((Engineering, Procurement and Construction) Division has been awarded the prestigious EPC contracts by Gujarat Industries Power Company Limited for their 2 x 300 MW Lignite based Thermal Power Project,” Lanco Infratech Ltd said in a statement.
The scope of work includes off-shore supplies, on-shore supplies, civil and structuring works and on-shore services contract on Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis, the statement added.”The value of the contracts is Rs 3293.96 crore,” it said.


Tecpro Systems – Tecpro Systems Ltd’s consortium receives order worth Rs. 227 crore from Mahanadi Coalfields Limited

BSE June 3, 2013

Tecpro Systems Ltd has announced that its consortium with Tecpro Engineers Limited and Gammon India Limited has received a letter of Intent for an order worth Rs. 227 crores from Mahanadi Coalfiled Limited for supply the supply of coal handling plant with Silo loading arrangement at Lingarag OCP, Lingaraj area of Talcher Coalfields.
The scope of work involves planning, design, engineering, construction , fabrication, supply, erection, commissioning and trail run of the plant along with complete civil,structural, electrical and mechanical works of conveyor system. It also includes supply of SILO rapid wagon loading system along with allied auxiliary facilities such as dust suppression system, fire fighting system, plant cleaning system, illumination and communication system,etc. as per the requirement on trunkey basis.


McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd Receipt of Orders

BSE June 3, 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received the following orders for :
1. Service Contract for Operation & Maintenance of a Coal Handling Plant at a Value of 6.97 crores.
2. Technical Assistance for Operational stabilization of Coal Handling Plant and Coke Screening Plant at a value of 4.04 crores.
3. Annual Operation & Maintenance for an Ash Handling Plant System at a value of Rs. 2.6 crores.
4. Supply of MBE Make spares for an Ash Handling Plant at a value of Rs. 1.65 crores.


Artson Engr Receipt of Order of Rs. 42.06 Crore

BSE June 1, 2013

Artson Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has received a Work Order from Tata Steel Growth Shop, a division of Tata Steel Limited. The Company’s scope of works includes structural fabrication works at Gamharia (near Jamshedpur) and the estimated work order value is Rs. 42.06 Crore.


Essar Ports wins bid for development of 3 iron ore berths at Vizag

BL June 1, 2013

Essar Ports has won the bid for the development of three iron ore berths at Visakhapatnam Port for 30 years. The total project cost as estimated by Visakhapatnam Port is Rs 845 crore.Through its wholly-owned subsidiary Vadinar Oil Terminal, Essar Ports Ltd (EPL) emerged as the highest bidder by quoting 31.01 per cent revenue share for the mechanisation and operation of three iron ore berths, two outer harbour berths and one inner harbour berth on a build-operate-transfer (BOT) basis.These three berths will have a combined capacity of 23 million tonnes per annum (MMTPA). The company said the deal would be a big boost to third-party cargo handling and the revenue of Essar Ports as it would handle 17 MMTPA of third-party cargo and 6 MMTPA of Essar Steel cargo.


Karynya inks AICA with Mahindra Consultancy Engg

PTI June 1, 2013

Karunya University here today signed an Academic-Industry Collaboration Agreement with Mahindra Consultancy Engineering Ltd, Chennai, which envisage to have mutual collaboration in the areas of consultary works, training the faculty and staff, provision for doing project work for students, research collaboration, guest lectures and campus recruitment.


ThyssenKrupp awarded contract for 10 000 tpd Thai cement plant

Worldcement.com May 31, 2013

ThyssenKrupp has won a €150 million contract from Thailand’s TPI Polene Public Company for the construction of a cement and clinker plant in Saraburi. The plant will have a production capacity of 10 000 tpd, with production due to commence in 2015.
ThyssenKrupp Resource Technologies’ scope of supply includes the major components from raw material preparation and clinker production to cement grinding and fuel preparation. It will also provide plant control and quality monitoring and control systems. Once the new line has been completed, the facility’s total cement production capacity will reach 12 million tpa, including three lines supplied by ThyssenKrupp in the 1990s.


Jakson Power Solutions has bagged two new orders for installing solar rooftop systems at Bangalore and Pune.

BL May 30, 2013

According to Sundeep Gupta, Joint Managing Director, Jakson Power Solutions, “the first order is to set up the 80 KWp solar rooftop unit with a facility of battery back-up at Karnataka State Disaster Management centre, Bangalore.”
The Bangalore project is slated to be completed by July. The project will provide round-the-clock, uninterrupted power to the disaster management centre.
Gupta said the second order is from Ascot Infrastructure, Mumbai, to set up a 77.14 KWp, grid connect solar PV system without battery backup at a 4-star Hotel site near Pune, Maharashtra. This project will be commissioned by August 2013.


Unity Infra Award of Projects

BSE May 30, 2013

Unity Infraprojects Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have been awarded the following Project :
1. Main works package for Netra Complex at Greater Noida, District – Gautam Budh Nagar, State of Uttar Pradesh, India by NTPC Limited and the said project is to be completed within a period of 18 months. The awarded Contract Value is Rs. 125.33 crores.
2. Shell & Core civil work for August Place, Hotal & Casino block at Survey No. 330/4 and 325/1, Vagator beach, Vagator Anjuna Village, Goa by KBJ Hotel Goa Private Limited ,Goa and the said project is to be completed within a period of 5 months. The awarded Contract Value is Rs. 31.19 crores.
3. Development of New Police Headquarter at Jai Singh Road, Pt Street, New Delhi from Office of the Commissioner of Police, Delhi. The awarded Contract Value is Rs. 315.00 crores.


TCS bags Rs 1,100 cr contract from Department of Posts

PTI May 29, 2013

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) said it has bagged a six-year contract from the Department of Posts (DoP) worth over Rs 1,100 crore. The end-to-end IT modernisation programme to be implemented by TCS will equip India Post with modern technologies and systems to enable it to provide services to customers in an effective manner, TCS said in a statement.
The scope of the project, dubbed India Post 2012, includes developing and supporting mail, finance and accounts, HR, and customer interaction management solutions for all channels including Rural ICT platform.


Zensar says wins new deals at start of financial year; stock up

ET May 29, 2013

Mid-sized IT services company Zensar TechnologiesBSE 1.00 % said it won a number of significant deals at the start of the current financial year, including an infrastructure management services contract.
The wins total over $12 million in current year revenues, the company said in a filing with the Bombay Stock Exchange.
The company, which is part of the RPG Group, said the wins came from retail, insurance and manufacturing clients and that its order book continued to look good for all service areas.


Center of Waste Management awards Dhs770m contracts to environment service providers

ameinfo.com May 27, 2013

The new five-year contracts stipulate specified technical procedures that will play a vital role in reducing waste at source, maximizing recycling practices and decreasing waste transferred to landfills – which are key priorities for the Center.
Alphamed – Lobbe – IFEU has been awarded the contract for the Lot 3 of Abu Dhabi, which includes the geographical areas of Abu Dhabi – Dubai borders in the north, as well as the Abu Dhabi – Al Ain borders in the west (from Abu Dhabi to Hamim street) and Abu Dhabi – Musafah borders in the east. The contract also covers the areas between the two bridges and Abu Dhabi Gate. In the south, the scope runs from the Musafah bridge to Al Ain street and from the Tarif bridge to Hamaim street, ending at the Abu Dhabi – Al Ain borders.


Scania bags Prasarana contract to supply 360 city buses to KL, Kuantan

biz.thestar.com May 27, 2013

Scania (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd has bagged a contract from Syarikat Prasarana Negara Bhd (Prasarana) to supply 360 city buses.
The Swedish company said the buses would be for the Rapid KL and Rapid Kuantan. However, the amount was not disclosed.
It said its 250 UB 4×2 buses were configured with low floor chassis with safety features such as handicap excess capability for all passengers.


Rampart Energy signs deal to acquire Alaskan oil and gas acreage

Proactive Investors , May 27, 2013

Rampart Energy formerly Earth Heat Resources, has signed an agreement to earn up to 38,000 net onshore acres in the prolific petroleum producing North Slope of Alaska from Royale Energy. The restructured and re-energised Rampart has turned its attention to oil and gas with a strong acreage position leveraged to large oil majors.


Major construction contract awarded for Port of Gulfport expansion

wlox.com May 25, 2013

The Mississippi State Port Authority has awarded a major construction contract for the Port of Gulfport expansion.L & A Contracting of Hattiesburg won the $55.8 million contract for improvements at the west pier and wharf.The contract represents two-and-a-half years of construction work at the port.
The port commission president says it will include upgrading the wharf, building infrastructure for new gantry cranes and providing a firm foundation for a larger Port of Gulfport.


Gamesa secures close to Rs 900-cr order from CLP India

BL May 23, 2013

Gamesa India has won an order for the supply of 65 wind turbine generators of 2 MW capacity each, from CLP India. Neither Gamesa nor CLP India has disclosed the value of the order, but since Gamesa sells its 2 MW machines at around Rs 13 crore, the value of the order is about Rs 900 crore.


Power giant Siemens wins $266m Saudi deals

arabianbusiness.com May 22, 2013

Global power giant Siemens has been awarded two contracts valued at about SR1bn ($266m) by state-run utility Saudi Electricity Company (SEC).
The first contract includes the supply of five gas turbines, which will add 388 megawatts (MW) to Saudi Arabia’s electricity grid.
The turbines will be used to supply power to the Rafha, Qurayyat and Arar areas, helping to address the kingdom’s rapidly rising power demand.
The second signing is for a turnkey project to build the Al-Kharj 2 380 kV substation. Under the contract, Siemens will supply all key components and will also build the substation.


Aramco selects L&T for Midyan gas deal

ameinfo.com May 22, 2013

Saudi Aramco has awarded Larsen & Toubro (L&T) a contract to build facilities including a gas processing plant for its Midyan gas field, Reuters has reported. Under the contract, L&T is to build a plant with a processing capacity of 75 million standard cubic feet per day (scfd) of non-associated gas and 4,500 barrels of condensate per day, said the executive director of project management at Aramco, Fahad al-Helal. The project is due to be online mid-2016.


Drake and Scull International awarded SAR1.7bn contract to complete Lamar Towers in Jeddah

ameinfo.com May 22, 2013

Drake & Scull Construction (DSC) the General Contracting Arm of Drake & Scull International PJSC (DSI), a regional market leader in the integrated design, engineering and construction disciplines of General Contracting, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP), Water and Power, Rail and Oil and Gas, has announced that it has been awarded a SAR1.725bn contract by Lamar Investment and Real Estate Development Co. to complete the Lamar Towers project in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
DSC Saudi Arabia will oversee and undertake all aspects of construction works on the project complemented by the international expertise of the engineering division of DSI KSA assigned to execute all incidentals MEP works.


Aramco awards Midyan gas project to L&T

BS May 21, 2013

State-run Saudi Aramco has awarded Larsen & Toubro (L&T) a contract to build facilities including a gas processing plant for its Midyan gas field, state news agency SPA reported.
The world’s top oil exporter is boosting its output of the natural gas needed to meet rapidly rising domestic power demand and supply raw materials to its strategically important petrochemical industry.
L&T will build a plant with a processing capacity of 75 million standard cubic feet per day (scfd) of non-associated gas and 4,500 barrels of condensate per day, the agency quoted Fahad al-Helal, executive director of project management at Aramco, as saying. The project is due to be online mid-2016, SPA added.


Ashok Leyland’s Optare inks pact with UK

BS May 19, 2013

Under this, Optare would supply 50 Solos vehicles over the next six months to Dawsonrentals.The partnership allows Dawsonrentals to access Ashok Leyland Ltd (ALL)’s international sales force to facilitate the disposal of its used vehicles in the right-hand-drive market. On the other hand, Dawson could create an outlet for its used vehicles in countries where the initial purchase price may be an obstacle to the acquisition of brand new buses. It will also reduce the excess of ageing vehicles in the UK market, a release stated.


L&T Construction wins orders worth Rs 2,542 cr

PTI May 16, 2013

Larsen & Toubro construction arm, L&T Construction, has won new orders valued at over Rs 2,542 crore across various business segments in April and May.
“The building & factories business has bagged new orders worth Rs 1,021 crore for the construction of residential towers, a cement plant and a factory at various locations across India, including additional orders from operating projects,” the company said in a statement today.
The heavy civil infrastructure business has secured new orders worth Rs 866 crore for the Kochi Metro Rail Project, it said.
The scope of work includes construction of an elevated viaduct, elevated stations, including architectural finishing work of stations and connecting the viaduct and ramp to the depot on Alwaye-Petta line of the project.
In the transportation infrastructure business, a new order worth Rs 315 crore has been received from Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd.
The contract is for design and construction of 2×25 kV electrification, signalling, telecommunication and associated works for a double track railway line between New Karwandiya to Durgauti section of the eastern corridor.
The company further said that its water & renewable energy business has secured EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) orders worth Rs 148 crore from the Public Health Engineering Department, Rajasthan for a water supply distribution system for 97 villages at Tehsil Ladnu in Rajasthan.
Additional orders worth Rs 192 crore have been received for one of the operating projects under power transmission and distribution business, it added.


IVRCL Bags Orders valued Rs. 638.88 crores

Press Release Ma 14, 2013

IVRCL Limited (IVRCL) is glad to announce that the Building Division ( India & UAE), Transportation Division, Water Division and Irrigation Division of the Company have bagged orders of the value of Rs. 638.88 crores as detailed here under:
Building Division – Rs. 183.61 Crores:
1. Construction and Completion of the Works for the secondary Techincal School – Umm Al Quwain in Lump sum Contract from Z General Contracting LLC, Abu Dhabi, UAE. The value of works is AED 94 million (Rs. 139.40 crores) and the completion period is 9 months. The Client for this project is Abu Dhabi Vocational Education & Training Institute (ADVETI). This is ans EPC Contract and the scope of work is total Civil works including Hard & Soft Landscaping, Mechanical, Electrical, HVAC, ELV Systems, IPCCTV System, Networking System (BMS) etc. The total Built Up Area of this e-learning School Building is 29,500 Sqm.
2. Construction of Integrated office building for ISRO at Sadiqnagar, New Delhi (Civil, PH Electrical, Air Conditioning & other allied works) awarded by Govt of India, Dept of Space, Office of the Head CMD, ISRO, Bangalore. The value of the work is Rs. 44.21 crores and the completion period is 20 months.
Transportation Division Rs. 445.54 Crores
1. Road and Drain improvement works in CMC Karwar, CMC Sirsi, CMC Dandeli, TMC Bhatkal, TMC Kumta, TP Ankola, TP Honnavar, TP Siddapur, TP Yellaput, TP Mundagod and TP Haliyala Limites of Uttar Kannada District under Mukhya Mantri Nagarothana Phase -2 Project”, awarded by Govt of Karnataka, District Urban Development Cell, D.C. Office Uttara Kannada District Karwar 581 301. The value of the work is Rs. 109.95 crores and the completion period is 12 months.
2. Construction/ Up-gradation of cement concrete road including storm water drain culvert, street lightning, water supply system etc. in the industrial area Sanwer road and pologround, Dist. Indore & Industrial area Pithampur sector 1,3 &Kheda, Dist Dhar, awarded by MP Audyogik Kendra Vikas Nigam (I) Pvt Ltd, Indore. The value of the work is Rs. 129.03 crores and the completion period is 18 months.
3. Construction of roadbed, station buildings, passenger amenities, minor bridges, General electrical work in connection with the new BG rail line from Haridaspur to Paradeep (81.200 km) in Khurda Division of East Coast Railway in state of Orissa, India( in two packages ) – contract Package 2 from Kendrapada (Excl) 42.040 to Paradeep 81.20, awared by Rail Vikas Nigam Limited . The value of work is Rs. 206.56 crores and the completion period is 24 months.


Shriram EPC arm bags Rs 126-cr contract

BS May 13, 2013

The municipal services vertical of Shriram EPC Limited has received a Rs 126-crore order from the Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board.
The scope of work includes setting up of a comprehensive water supply scheme in Karambakkam, Nolambur and Injambakkam within the limits of Chennai as well as providing a comprehensive sewerage at Kathivakkam area. The work is to be completed in 30 months.


Punj Lloyd wins Rs 730-cr order from ONGC

PTI May 13, 2013

“Punj Lloyd has bagged the B-127 Cluster Pipeline Project in Mumbai from Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC), emerging as the lowest bidder for an amount of Rs 730 crore for the price bid which opened on April 25, 2013,” the company said in a statement.
It added that the scope of project includes detailed engineering design, surveys, procurement, fabrication, load out, transportation, installation, pre-commissioning and commissioning of 115.50 km rigid submarine pipelines in nine segments.


NCC awarded Dhs850 in contracts for power stations in UAE

ameinfo.com May 13, 2013

The UAE’s Federal Electricity and Water Authority (FEWA) has signed two deals with the Saudi National Contracting Co (NCC) to commission a 33/11 kv transmission station and upgrade a number of 33/11 kv and 132/33/11 kv stations in the western region (Ajman and Umm Al Qaiwain), central and eastern region (Fujairah and Diba) and northern region (Ras Al Khaimah), Wam has reported. The Dhs850m contracts involve civil and cable works, and geographical information systems (GIS) and will cater for demand from the northern part until 2018. The projects are expected to be completed in 15 months from date of signing the contracts.


Aban Offshore – Signs Contract

BSE May 10, 2013

Aban Offshore Ltd has informed BSE that a contract has been signed for the deployment of jack-up rig Deep Driller 1 (owned by the Company’s step down subsidiary) Offshore Mexico for a firm period of 1115 days. The estimated revenues from the deployment is about USD 177 million (equivalent to approx. Rs. 955 Crores). The Contract is likely to commence during July 2013.


Key contract awarded for Downtown substation

Gulf News May 9, 2013

Emirates Electrical Engineering (EEE), an Al Rostamani Group entity, recently picked up the EPC contract for the 32/11kV Fountain substation forming part of the Downtown Dubai master-development. The new capacity will enable Emaar Properties, the master-developer, to strengthen the power network for future projects there. The substation work is scheduled for completion in 18 months. “We succeeded in securing this project in spite of very tough competition from international and local EPC companies,” said M. V. Prabash, general manager of EEE.


IL&FS TRANS Updates on signing of Concession Agreement with National Highways Authority of India

BSE May 9, 2013

IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd has informed BSE regarding “Update on signing of Concession Agreement with National Highways Authority of India for Four Laning of Khed – Sinnar Section of NH-50 under Phase IV B in the State of Maharashtra on DBFOT Basis”


IL&FS TRANS Update on signing of Concession Agreement with National Highways Authority of India for Six-Laning of Barwa-Adda-Panagarh Section

BSE May 9, 2013

IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd has informed BSE regarding “Update on signing of Concession Agreement with National Highways Authority of India for Six-Laning of Barwa-Adda-Panagarh Section of NH-2 from km 398.240 to km 521.120 including Panagarh Bypass in the States of Jharkhand and West Bengal under NHDP Phase V on DBFOT Basis”.


Aban Offshore Signs Contract

BSE May 7, 2013

Aban Offshore Ltd has informed BSE that a contract has been signed for the deployment of the jack-up rig Deep Driller 7 (owned by the Company’s step down subsidiary) Offshore Mexico for a firm period of 1005 days, ending December 31, 2015. The estimated revenues from the deployment is about USD 152 million (equivalent to approx. Rs. 828 Crores).


Prime Focus Technologies commissions work on orders worth Rs 200 Cr

BSE May 7, 2013

M&E industry continues to subscribe to CLEAR hybrid cloud platformMumbai, Prime Focus Technologies (PFT), the technology armof PrimeFocus, the global leader in media and entertainment industry services has announcedcommissioning of work on an order book addition ofRs. 200 crore, to be executed overthe next 3-5 years for existing and new clients based in India and the US.


Dubai’s DSI wins $108m India, Saudi deals

arabianbusiness.com 6 May 2013

Dubai-based Drake & Scull International (DSI) said it has been awarded new infrastructure contracts amounting to AED385m ($104.8m) in India and Saudi Arabia.
The Indian deal is for a coal power plant in India, while the company has also won an engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for the Information Technology and Communication Complex (ITCC) in Saudi Arabia.
DSI said in a statement that its subsidiary in India has signed a AED205m contract with a private energy company for the design, engineering, inspection, and delivery of a coal conveyor system from a mine to a thermal power station in the state of Orissa
The contract for the ITCC is valued at AED180m and will be jointly undertaken by Drake & Scull’s engineering and general contracting divisions in Saudi Arabia.


Dubai’s Limitless inks new Vietnam JV deal

arabianbusiness.com 6 May 2013

Dubai-based Limitless has signed a new joint venture agreement for the construction of Halong Star, its mixed-use residential and tourism project in Vietnam.
The developer said in a statement that it has partnered with Hanoi-based Sovico Holdings to develop the project, which includes homes, retail facilities and a hotel, all overlooking the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay on Vietnam’s north-east coast.


BluMetric Awarded US $1Million Contract For Wastewater Treatment System in New York

Heraldonline May 2, 2013

BluMetric Environmental Inc. is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a US$1M contract for the supply of wastewater treatment equipment to a municipality in New York State.
The contract is for the Water Division’s Rotating Biological Contactor (RBC) technology for the treatment of municipal wastewater. With this contract, the client will install three different configurations of the BluMetric technology, and upon completion of a roughly half-year assessment period will make a decision which to use as the standard for the entire facility. The complete retro-fitting for the remainder of the facility is currently budgeted to include approximately US$7M in additional RBC equipment.


Alstom bags 100 mn euro contract from Bhel

BS May 2, 2013

Power infrastructure provider Alstom today said it has bagged 100 million euro (about Rs 710 crore) order from state-owned Bhel to supply boilers for NTPC’s 1,600 MW thermal power project in Madhya Pradesh.Under the contract, Alstom Thermal Power will cooperate with Bhel in designing the boilers and supply pressure parts of the 800 MW supercritical boilers, the company said in a release.
The 2×800 MW Gadarwara thermal power plant is being set up by NTPC. Alstom and Bhel won this tender for supplying equipment in an international competitive bidding round.
“It will also assist Bhel with technical advisors during the erection and commissioning of the two units,” the release said, adding that this contract is worth about 100 million euro.
Key components will be manufactured from Alstom’s facilities in Wellsville and Concordia in the USA as well as in Durgapur and Shahabad, India.Unit I (800 MW) is expected to be commissioned in 2016, while unit II is expected to be commissioned in 2017.


L&T subsidiary wins $85 million order in Qatar

BS May 2, 2013

Larsen & Toubro’s Malaysian subsidiary Tamco Switchgear has won $85 million contract to supply 11 kv vaccum circuit breakers over a two year period to Kahramaa, Qatar’s sole distributor of electricity and water supply.
S C Bhargava, chairman of Tamco Switchgear and Senior Vice President and Head of L&T Electrical & Automation said, “We have had split orders for many projects in Qatar in the past. This complete order has come as a testimonial of customer’s confidence in our medium voltage capability to meet the demands of large scale projects.”


L&T set to bag Rs 2,100-cr order for TN solar plant

PTI 30 Apr 2013

Engineering major L&T is set to bag a Rs 2,100-crore engineering, procurement, construction order for a 300 MW solar power plant coming up in Tamil Nadu. The solar park is coming up in a joint venture of the INDarya Green Power Pvt Ltd and the Tamil Nadu Government’s industrial development arm, TIDCO. The INDarya group owns the President Hotel in Chennai. The park is coming up near Manamadurai, where INDarya already has over 2,130 acres of land in its possession. A 300 MW solar park would typically call for an investment of about Rs 3,000 crore.


Cohort unit wins MoD contract extension

Stockmarketwire.com/news 30 Apr 2013

Cohort subsidiary, SCS, has won a 12-month extension to its training support contract for the UK Ministry of Defence’s Joint Forces Command (JFC), valued at £2.6m. The value of this contract extension is significantly higher than was envisaged when the original contract was announced in March 2011.


BHEL bags Rs.4,051 crore Odisha project

BS 29 Apr 2013

State run-Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) bagged a Rs.4,051 crore power project contract from Odisha Power Generation Corporation Ltd. (OPGC), an official said. The contract awarded to the power plant equipment manufacturer, include erection of the third and the fourth unit of (2×660 megawatt) coal fired power plant of the OPGC in Odisha. The contract awarded is worth Rs.4,051 crore which comprises of supply of the main plant (boiler, turbine and generator) at an all inclusive firm price of Rs.3,748.94 crore and erection of the said main plant at Rs.302.06 crore. The contract was executed by the OPGC Managing Director Venkatachalam Kuppusami and BHEL General Manager (Marketing) V Venkatakrishnan, in a signing ceremony in Bhubaneshwar.


Swiss power firm wins $120m Saudi contract

Arabianbusiness.com 29 Apr 2013

Swiss-based power group ABB has said it has won orders worth around $120m from the Saudi Electricity Company to supply transformers that will help to enhance capacity and enable more electricity supply to meet growing needs. ABB said in a statement that it will design, manufacture, supply and install the power transformers, which will be located at substations in the western, eastern, southern and central regions of the country.


IL&FS Engg bags Rs 28-cr order in Haryana

PTI 27 Apr 2013

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd has secured a Rs 27.84-crore project from Haryana Vidyut Prasaran Nigam Ltd. This is for design, supply and setting up of two new 132 KV substations and five 132 KV extension bays on a turnkey basis in Sonipat district of Haryana. The project, being funded by the World Bank, is expected to be completed in 12 months from the date of receipt of advance, according to a statement from the company.


Cape JV wins maintenance contract in Azerbaijan

Stockmarketwire.com 27 Apr 2013

Cape’s joint venture, SOCAR CAPE, has been awarded a three-year contract with two one-year extension options by a major international oil company for the provision of fabric maintenance services at its offshore and onshore assets in Azerbaijan. The joint venture agreement with the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) was signed on 30 June 2010.


NIIT Tech bags Rs 344-cr AAI deal

PTI 26 Apr 2013

NIIT Technologies has bagged a multi-year contract from the Airports Authority of India worth Rs 344 crore for the implementation of Airport Operations Control Centres. This will be in partnership with SITA, a provider of global information and telecommunication solutions for the air transport industry, to streamline operations at the customer touch points. For example, instead of getting boarding gate number and luggage belt number, a customer can get such information through SMS on real time basis.


Pennar Industries bags Rs 50-cr orders

BL 24 Apr 2013

Pennar Industries Ltd has bagged orders worth Rs 50 crore for cold formed profiles, tubes and engineered components. The Hyderabad-based company bagged these orders from Integral Coach Factory, Texmaco, J Kumar Infra Projects, ALF Engineering, IVRCL, and IJM Infrastructure. Order from ICF, Chennai, a unit of Indian Railways, is for supply of railway coach sections and sub-assemblies.


Otis bags Hyderabad Metro contract for elevators, escalators

BL 24 Apr 2013

L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Ltd (LTMRHL) has awarded Otis Elevators Company India Ltd the contract for supply of elevators and escalators for the Hyderabad metro project. The Letter of Award (LOA) was signed and exchanged by V. B. Gadgil, Chief Executive & Managing Director, LTMRHL and Sebi Joseph, Managing Director, Otis Elevator Company (India) Ltd.


Transformers & Rectifiers bags Rs 296cr GETCO order

BS 23 Apr 2013

Transformers and Rectifiers (India) Ltd (TRIL) has received Rs 296 crore order from the state power transmission company, Gujarat Energy Transmission Corporation Limited (GETCO) for supply of 392 units of transformers. In a filing with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the company informed that it has been awarded single order of 392 units of transformers from GETCO to be executed in this fiscal. “With this, company’s total order book has jumped to above Rs 650 crores,” the company informed.


Airbus gets $12 bn order from British Airways

BS 23 Apr 2013

International Airlines Group unveiled orders for 18 Airbus A350 long-haul jets for its British Airways arm and said it was in further talks with Airbus and Boeing to secure more planes for Spanish unit Iberia. The closely fought $6 billion order for the largest version of Airbus’ newest jet is likely to step up competition with Boeing over the lucrative “mini-jumbo” plane market, almost entirely dominated by the US manufacturer’s wide-bodied 777.


ProSep Awarded $3.5 Million Contract for Produced Water Treatment Package

Wsj.com 23 Apr 2013

ProSep Inc., dedicated to providing process solutions to the oil and gas industry, today announced it was awarded a $3.5 million contract by an international oil and gas company for the supply of a produced water treatment package. The equipment will be delivered during the fourth quarter of 2013 and installed at an onshore natural gas processing plant located in Southern Asia.


The Innovation Group wins £2.6m US contract

Stockmarketwire.com 22 Apr 2013

The Innovation Group (TIG) has won a £2.6 million contract with GuideOne Insurance Company, a niche market insurer in the US licensed in all 50 states. TIG is a global provider of business process services and software solutions to the insurance, fleet, automotive and property industries. It said £1.4m of the contract value would be recognised in the current financial year.


Ilika wins contract with new European customer

Stockmarketwire.com 22 Apr 2013

Ilika has signed a contract with a world-leading European manufacturer of speciality materials, for the optimisation of its proprietary lithium ion battery materials. Ilika says this is one of the three contracts referenced in the company’s trading update released on the 16 April as being unexpectedly delayed. However, due to the timing of the award of this contract, the majority of the revenue associated with the work will be recognised during the company’s next financial year, which begins on 1 May.


Ideagen wins deals worth over £0.5m

PTI 22 Apr 2013

Ideagen – a leading supplier of compliance-based information management solution – has signed in excess of £500,000 of new contracts within the aerospace and defence sector. The contracts are for the supply and support of Ideagen’s Workbench compliance software to the Ministry of Defence and two global tier-1 suppliers to control critical information across multiple operational sites and across multiple programmes including Typhoon and E-3D sentry. The company also says Raytheon UK has recently gone live with Workbench to provide a single repository and portal for its quality and regulatory information.


SimiGon wins $0.4m US Air Force contract

Stockmarketwire.com 20 Apr 2013

SimiGon has been won a further contract with the U.S. Air Force that is worth $0.405 million over 18 months, extending a relationship that dates back to September 2011. The contract with the USAF Air Education Training Command is to support and maintain all of the T-6A Modular Training Devices used in the training of all Remote Piloted Aircraft students. SimiGon is a global leader in modelling, simulation & training solutions.


Snoozebox wins G8 Summit contract

Stockmarketwire.com 20 Apr 2013

Snoozebox ahas won a contract to supply accommodation for 1350 personnel at the G8 Summit taking place in Northern Ireland in June. The personnel will be housed in 170 cabins and will utilise part of the JR Pickstock fleet used for the Olympic security village at Hainault in 2012. Each cabin houses eight individuals in two rooms, each of which has its own bathroom facilities. The JR Pickstock Group will also be responsible for the logistics required to support this contract. Revenue from the contract will be in the order of £3.8m.


German firm said to win Qatar tanks contract

Arabianbusiness.com 20 Apr 2013

German defence firm Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) won a contract to supply more than 50 Leopard 2 tanks and about 20 PzH 2000 self-propelled howitzers to Qatar, a defence source told Reuters. Arms exports are a sensitive issue in Germany given the country’s Nazi past and the role arms makers like Krupp played in fuelling 19th and 20th century wars. The source said KMW beat a French competitor to the contract. It did not say who that competitor was or what the contract is worth.


HCL Info bags laptops deal in Chhattisgarh

BL 19 Apr 2013

HCL Infosystems has bagged a contract from Chhattisgarh Infotech & Biotech Promotion Society (CHiPS) for supply of laptops to final year engineering and medical students in the State. The size of the deal was not disclosed. This is part of a project by the Chhattisgarh Government.
CHiPS is the nodal agency for procurement of laptops for the project on behalf of the State Government and executing the project in coordination with the Directorate of Technical Education. This is the first phase of the project, where HCL Infosystems is supplying 14,000 laptops.


IL&FS bags Rs 77.5-cr Unitech order

BL 18 Apr 2013

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd has received a letter of intent from real estate company Unitech Ltd for a new project. The Rs 77.5-crore order is for construction of Signature III, a commercial complex at Sector-15 in Gurgaon. According to a BSE filing, the project is to be completed within 21 months. The special feature of this building is that unlike glass curtain walls, it has dry stone cladding. The project has been designed as a classic building by Ricardo Boffil of RBTA, a Spanish architect of international repute.


L&T close to winning Rs 4,300-cr Saudi order

BS 17 Apr 2013

Indian engineering and construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is close to winning a $800-million contract from Saudi Aramco for building its upstream processing facilities for the Midyan field, as well as a 135-kilometre pipeline to transport gas to the power plant in Saudi Arabia. According to sources, this will be one of the biggest construction contracts ever won by an Indian company abroad.


Crompton Greaves bags Rs 300-cr order

BL 17 Apr 2013

Crompton Greaves has secured a contract worth $60 million (about Rs 300 crore) from Iraq for the construction of four high voltage gas insulated substations. Crompton will design, manufacture, deliver and install the substations to reinforce an existing 132 kV electricity transmission grid. The project is expected to be completed by August 2014. Laurent Demortier, Managing Director, said: “CG has supplied high quality, reliable T&D products and has a successful track record of building similar substations in West Asia.”


Morgan Sindall wins £63.3m London housing contract

Stockmarketwire.com 17 Apr 2013

Morgan Sindall said its Affordable Housing division, Lovell, has signed contracts with the Greater London Authority for a £63.3 million mixed tenure housing scheme at Lymington Fields in the Chadwell Heath area of Dagenham. The site, which once housed part of Barking Technical College in the 1980s, is one of the first to be released by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, as part of his drive to unlock development on public sector owned land.


Sadbhav Engr- Receipt of contract worth Rs. 132.95 crores

BSE 16, Apr, 2013

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has been declared successful bidder (L1) for the following project/ work-, in respect of which bid was invited by The Chief Engineer Ram Ganga, Irrigation Department. Govt, of Uttar Pradesh, Kanpur for contract value of Rs. 132.95 crores.
“Earthwork for deepening and widening of Parallel Lower Ganga Canal as perfinal stage theoretical lined sections (8900 Cusec capacity)”.


Contract awarded for widening third phase of U.S. Route 58

tricities.com April 15, 2013 3:07

The Virginia Department of Transportation has awarded a $15 million contract to widen a section of U.S. Route 58 between Abingdon and Damascus in Washington County.
W-L Construction & Paving, Inc., Chilhowie, received the contract to widen 2.5 miles of Route 58 from just east of Route 638 (Lacy Drive) to Route 708 (Rhea Valley Road), according to a written statement.
This is the third of four widening projects along Route 58 between Abingdon and Damascus. The most recent widening of Route 58 was completed in fall 2012 and was located between Watauga Road and Lacy Drive.
Work is anticipated to begin in mid-June and will be under construction through July 2015. Motorists can expect the possibility of periodic delays when work begins in June.
The fourth and final phase of widening between Abingdon and Damascus, located from the west Corporate Limits of Damascus to near Route 708 – Rhea Valley, is contingent on future funding for right of way and construction. The current estimate for the fourth phase is approximately $37 million.


Management contract awarded for media centre

placenorthwest.co.uk15 Apr 2013, 14:26

A £3m contract for the management of facilities at Salford’s new Media Enterprise Centre has been awarded to MediaSmiths International.
Based at MediaCityUK, Salford Quays, the centre will provide 55,000 sq ft of affordable business accommodation for SMEs within the digital media industries.
MediaSmiths has secured a three-year contract to run three facilities at the Media Enterprise Centre on behalf of Salford City Council.
They are a gaming and interactive hub, a digital workflow hub, concentrating on new broadcast technologies, and a content production hub focusing on integrated post-production.
MediaSmiths International will “commercially run and grow these hubs, using as a basis the unique facilities and technologies provided”.
The contract relates to facilities management services involving computer operation, technical support services, ancillary works for broadcasting and television production services.


Lakshadweep, Cochin Shipyard Ltd and Lakshadweep Development Corporation inks deal for vessel repair

PTI 12 Apr, 2013

Cochin Shipyard Ltd, Union Territory of Lakshadweep (UTL) and Lakshadweep Development Corp signed an agreement for repairs of ships owned by UTL.
The Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU) was signed at a function held at New Delhi in presence of Shipping Minister G K Vasan, a Cochin Shipyard release said .
The MoU aims at ensuring uninterrupted availability of the ships of UTL for the service of the islanders. As per the MoU, LDCL shall submit a tentative schedule for repairs of all their vessels by November every year to CSL indicating the approximate schedule and repair duration of vessels in the ensuing year, the release said.


Oxford Catalysts confirms $8m reactor order

Stockmarketwire.com 10 Apr 2013

Oxford Catalysts said Ventech Engineers International has placed an order for Fischer-Tropsch reactors worth $8 million. The order is expected to generate revenues of $8 million over the period of their fabrication, estimated at 18 months, with a minimum payment of $3.6 million guaranteed in 2013. The reactors will have sufficient capacity for a plant of about 1,400 bpd. At the time when they are transferred from Ventech to a plant owner, the Group expects to receive additional license and catalyst revenues.


MediaZest wins contract worth more than 1m

Stockmarketwire.com 10 Apr 2013

AIM-quoted MediaZest has confirmed a major contract win, with an as yet unnamed party, that is expected to generate more than 1 million in revenues over the next 18 months. The creative digital out-of-home advertising company and audio-visual integrator said it would provide further details in a trading update which will be released in the near future. “This is a significant contract for the Company, with a major international brand,” said non-executive chairman Lance O’Neill.


Sabien Technology wins contract with Norland

Stockmarketwire.com 10 Apr 2013

AIM-quoted Sabien Technology has won a significant contract with Norland Managed Services to install its M2G technology at one of Norland’s own customers. The contract value and details remain confidential but the order is for the deployment of M2G at about 25 sites and the contract value represents just under 10% of last year’s turnover. Sabien is a manufacturer and supplier of M2G, a boiler energy efficiency technology.


Hyundai Mipo wins $305 million order to build petrochemical carriers

Reuters 9 Apr 2013

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard said it had won a 348.3 billion Korean won ($305.5 million) order to build 10 petrochemical product carriers from an unidentified shipper in the Marshall Islands. The South Korean shipbuilder said it would build the ships by the end of October 2015.


SCISYS wins £1m contract with BBC

Stockmarketwire.com 8 Apr 2013

SCISYS’ media and broadcast division has received a framework agreement with the BBC to replace the dira! radio production and playout system used on all radio channels at BBC Scotland. It was expected the project value would exceed £1 million in total, starting immediately and is slated for completion in 2015. “This is a key contract win for SCISYS and underlines the strength of the relationship established between SCISYS and the BBC,” said CEO David Jones in a statement.


Sweett wins Brisbane tower project manager contract

Stockmarketwire.com 8 Apr 2013

International property and infrastructure consultancy Sweett Group has bagged the contract as project manager on the recently announced A$650m 1 William Street commercial high-rise. When completed, it will be the second tallest tower in Brisbane. Fresh from its project management of Brisbane’s recently completed OneOneOne Eagle Street, Sweett Group has already commenced work on the development.


PuriCore in $14m deal with top US supermarket

Stockmarketwire.com 8 Apr 2013

PuriCore said it has signed a new Sterilox Fresh agreement worth about $14 million with a top-five US supermarket retailer. Under the terms of the deal, the retailer would broadly implement Sterilox Fresh in its enterprise and has agreed to a six-year warranty agreement. The agreement would come into effect in the second quarter of 2013, and PuriCore expects the majority of the revenue would be booked in its 2013-year accounts.


Pilat Media signs new software contract with Starz

Stockmarketwire.com 5 Apr 2013

AIM-quoted Pilat Media said it has signed a contract that is worth an estimated $5 million with US pay TV company Starz. Under the contract, Starz would be licensing and implementing the Company’s IBMS software to replace a number of legacy systems in the areas of content and rights management, linear and non-linear on demand programming, media preparation down to transmission scheduling. Subject to successful completion of a scoping and analysis phase, which starts this month, the implementation of IBMS across all Starz channels and Video on Demand services will follow during 2013 and 2014.


@UK wins contract in Australia

Stockmarketwire.com 5 Apr 2013

Cloud e-commerce marketplace @UK has signed contracts with an Australian government shared service organisation for electronic marketplace research and spend analysis. The company says this follows considerable market entry work over the last 12 months, which has created a pipeline of approximately A$2.4m per annum in opportunities across the Australian public and private sectors. The company says that to support this work and progress the proposals through to implementation, it has recruited Matthew Clyne to head up its Australian operation.


Crompton Greaves wins Rs 239 cr offshore wind farm contract

BS 4 Apr 2013

Crompton Greaves (CG), along with its consortium partners, has been awarded a Rs 239 crore contract for the construction of an offshore HV substation in The Netherlands. Crompton Greaves will design, deliver and install the high voltage offshore substation for the Luchterduinen project. The Luchterduinen offshore wind farm is located 23 km from the Dutch coast between Noordwijk and Zandvoort and has an installed production capacity of 129MW. The 43 wind turbines will generate green electricity for nearly 1,50,000 households.


L&T bags Rs 1,400 cr-contract from Abu Dhabi airport

BS 4 Apr 2013

Larsen & Toubro Construction, India’s largest construction company and a part of $13.5 billion turnover conglomerate L&T, said that it secured about Rs 1,400 crore order from Abu Dhabi Airpot in United Arab Emirates. This is for the development of the prestigious Midfield Terminal Complex—an airside construction project for Abu Dhabi Airports Company PJSC, UAE. The company that has capabilities in domains ranging from civil and mechanical to electrical and instrumentation engineering provides service for large industrial and infrastructure projects. It has backlog of orders worth Rs 1,21,000 crore spread across these domains.


Hexaware signs 3-year contract with US client

BS 4 Apr 2013

IT and BPO services provider Hexaware Technologies said the company has signed contract with one of its US-based existing clients. The new contract is for a period of three years and the estimated revenue from the deal is about $30 million. However the company did not disclose the details of the client. As a part of this engagement, Hexaware will provide services that cater to multiple business users across different technology platforms.
The service lines include software development and application services management (ASM) through Microsoft, Java and Legacy Applications, enterprise solutions through PeopleSoft and SAP, business intelligence and analytics, quality assurance and testing services , remote infrastructure management services and business process outsourcing, the company said in a filing to the BSE.


Danish engineering firm FLSmidth gets Rs 190 crore order from Tata Steel

ET 4 Apr 2013

Danish engineering firm FLSmidth today said it has got a Rs 190-crore order from Tata Steel for supply of two pipe conveyors for transport of iron ore. The conveyors would be used for “transport of six million tonnes per year of iron ore over a distance of around nine km from the company’s Khondbond mines to railway loading point at Joda in Odisha,” the Copenhagen -headquartered firm said in a statement. These pipe conveyors will have a total conveying capacity of 1,400 tonnes per hour and would run through a challenging terrain and forest land, it said.


Ramky Infra bags Rs 387 cr orders from 4 states

BS 3 Apr 2013

Ramky Infrastructure said it has won orders worth Rs 387 crore for various projects in Karnataka, West Bengal, Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. “Ramky Infrastructure, the flagship company of Ramky Group has bagged projects worth Rs 386.90 crore across the nation…Covering Water, Waste Water and Building Verticals,” the company said in a statement. Some of the notable projects include a Rs 138.26 crore project from Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board for a water treatment plant at Kondandapur in Hyderabad, it said. In Karnataka, the company was awarded three projects for construction of sewerage systems at a cost of Rs 151 crore from Bangalore Water Supply & Sewerage Board.


Kilburn Engg bags $7.1 m order from Samsung

BL 3 Apr 2013

Kilburn Engineering Ltd said that it has bagged a $7.1 million order from Samsung Engineering of Korea. In a statement, the BM Khaitan group outfit announced that the order was for supply of carbon black pellet-making and drying plant. The plant is to be installed at the Korean company’s petroleum refinery in Abu Dhabi. Kilburn also received a Rs 8-crore order from Symtech India Pvt. Ltd for supply of conveyor dryers and rotary oven. These are meant for Kellog’s plant in the country.


L&T bags Rs 5,689-order but turnround eludes

BS 2 Apr 2013

Engineering and construction company Larsen and Toubro Ltd (L&T) has secured a Rs 5,689-crore order, its first major contract in two years, from state-run Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd for setting up a super-critical thermal power project in the state. The order involves design, engineering, manufacture, supply, erection and commissioning of two coal-fired thermal units of 660 Megawatt (Mw) each with supercritical parameters at Chhabra in Rajasthan, the company said.


3 companies bag Maharashtra school computerisation deal

BL 2 Apr 2013

IL&FS Education, Core Education and Technologies and Birla Shloka Edutech have been selected for a Rs 900-crore project to provide computerisation services to 5,000 Government schools in key districts of Maharashtra. The three companies have been contracted for the supply of computers (and related accessories), education software and other management systems over a five-year period, according to a communication from the Directorate of Educationaccessed by Business Line. This is the third phase of the ICT@schools scheme being implemented by the Centre in partnership with States and Union Territories across the country.


KEC bags orders worth Rs 914 cr

BS 1 Apr 2013

KEC International, a RPG Group company, has secured orders worth Rs 914 crore in transmission, power systems and cable businesses from domestic and overseas markets. In the transmission business, SAE Towers, KEC’s wholly owned subsidiary, has bagged orders worth Rs 73 crore from Canada. It has also secured orders for lattice towers and hardware from Canada, the US, Brazil and Mexico, totalling Rs 115 crore. In Indonesia, KEC has bagged a Rs 129-crore order from the state electricity corporation for the design, supply and erection of a 150-kV transmission line.


Corporate Announcement

BSE 30 Mar 2013

TRF Ltd has informed BSE that the Company announces receipt of an order worth Rs. 360.47 Crore from Nabinagar Power Generating Company Private Limited (a joint venture Company of NTPC and Bihar State Power (Holding) Company Ltd.), for Design, Engineering, Manufacture, Supply, Erection, Testing and Commissioning of Coal Handing Plant Package for Nabinagar Super Thermal Power Project (3 x 660 MW).


Chemring wins US military orders worth $26m

Stockmarketwire.com 30 Mar 2013

Chemring’s US subsidiaries – Alloy Surfaces Company and Kilgore Flares Co – have been awarded contracts worth $26m for the manufacture of M211, M206, MJU-7A/B and MJU-10/B decoy devices for the US Army and the US Air Force. Deliveries under the contracts are scheduled to begin in June and will continue into 2015. The M211 decoy order is valued at $6m, and will be produced at Alloy Surfaces.


Tricor unit in sand supply deal with Chahaya Shipping

Stockmarketwire.com 30 Mar 2013

Tricor said Chahaya Shipping and Trading Co. Pte Ltd has entered a two-year fixed term contract to purchase sand from Tricor Environmental Pte Ltd (TEPL) from time to time. Under the contract, Chahaya is obliged to purchase from TEPL a minimum of 5.1 million metric tons of sand in the first 12 months and 8.6 million metric tons in the second 12 months. Under certain circumstances, Chahaya may terminate the Contract after the expiry of the first 18 months.


HCL Tech bags $100-mn contract from Ford

BS 28 Mar 2013

HCL Technologies, India’s fourth-largest information technology (IT) services company has bagged a multi-year infrastructure management services contract from US-based automaker Ford Motor Company. “The value of the five-year contract is estimated to be close to $100 million,” people with the direct knowledge of the development told Business Standard. It is understood that HCL bagged the contract when it came up for renewal this year.


Aker Solutions wins $800m contract from Petrobras

Stockmarketwire.com 28 Mar 2013

Aker Solutions has entered a frame agreement with Petrobras to provide subsea equipment for the oil company’s deepwater pre-salt field developments in Brazil. The contract value is approximately $800m. The scope of work is for 60 well-sets with vertical subsea trees, subsea control systems, tools and spares within the 2014-2018 period. Oyvind Eriksen, executive chairman of Aker Solutions, said: “Aker Solutions is honoured to work with one of the world’s leading deepwater operators. This long-term agreement confirms our partnership with Petrobras and reflects our dedication to the Brazilian market.”


Speedy Hire unit wins £6m p.a. National Grid contract

Stockmarketwire.com 28 Mar 2013

Speedy Hire said its UK & Ireland Asset Services unit has entered into a contract with National Grid to provide hired plant and equipment under a ‘Managed Services’ agreement, worth up to £6 million a year. The contract was for an initial period of three years, with mobilization from 1 April 2013. Under the terms of the contract Speedy would act as National Grid’s managing agent in order to supply and coordinate all hired plant and equipment requirements for carrying out work on its gas and electricity networks.


BAE Systems wins $780m US military contract

Guardian.co.uk 25 Mar 2013

BAE Systems has been awarded a new contract from the US military worth up to $780m (£512m), in a rare spending boost from its largest single customer. The US is BAE’s biggest market but the defence contractor has warned it faced weak demand from across the Atlantic due to the scaling back of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as public spending cuts.
These factors have affected BAE’s performance in the UK, where the group is grappling with the consequences of a sustained reduction in spending by the Ministry of Defence.


West Coast rail contract extended

Ft.com 25 Mar 2013

Virgin Rail’s contract to run services on the London to Glasgow route will be extended beyond the end of next year as ministers seek to end six months of chaos in the industry. The turmoil, triggered by the West Coast fiasco, will be ended this week by the unveiling of a timetable for retendering passenger franchises.
The debacle forced Patrick McLoughlin, the transport secretary, to overhaul rail franchising policy, a move that disrupted the busiest period of retendering since privatisation in the mid-1990s.


TCS set to bag Rs 1,100-cr contract from India Post

BL 25 Mar 2013

Tata Consultancy Services is close to bagging a Rs 1,100-crore systems integration contract from India Post as part of the latter’s drive to modernise its technology infrastructure, it is reliably learnt. The five-year deal would make TCS accountable for overall implementation of ‘India Post 2012’, a multi-faceted IT automation programme announced by the Department of Posts (DoP) three years ago. As a precursor to formalising the arrangement, DoP issued a Letter of Intent last week to the country’s largest software exporter, sources close to one of the bidders told Business Line. TCS is expected to sign a contract with DoP in the next two weeks.


Dubai’s Arabtec signs $136m Cairo building contract

Arabianbusiness.com 25 Mar 2013

Dubai’s Arabtec signed a AED500m (US$136m) contract to build a 23-storey hotel and residential complex in Cairo, the major construction firm said. The Nile Towers, to be built in the Maadi suburb of south Cairo, will include a Hilton Hotel with 256 guest rooms and suites plus other facilities, Arabtec said in a statement. An adjacent tower would contain 114 luxury residential apartments. Arabtec and its joint venture partner SIAC Industrial Construction & Engineering Co were initially awarded the contract in July last year by developer Saudi Egyptian Construction Co.


Sadbhav Engg gets Rs 382 crore order from NHAI

BS 23 Mar 2013

Sadbhav Engineering today said it has bagged a Rs 382-crore order from NHAI for widening of an 80-km stretch of NH-210 in Tamil Nadu. “The company has been declared the successful bidder in respect of the bid invited by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI),” the Ahmedabad-based firm said in a BSE filing. The scope of the work, it said, includes two-laning with paved shoulder of Karaikudi-Ramanathapuram section NH-210. It would be executed as DBFOT (Annuity) basis.


Interserve wins children’s hospital contract

Stockmarketwire.com 23 Mar 2013

Interserve, the international support services and construction group, is to provide facilities management services worth £50m in the new Alder Hey children’s hospital to be created in Liverpool. Interserve said its consortium with John Laing and Laing O’Rourke had reached financial close on the PFI contract from Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust. Interserve will provide 20% of the consortium’s investment in the project. Laing O’Rourke Construction will design and build the new hospital and Interserve will maintain the hospital infrastructure.


Om Metals bags Rs 54-cr order for irrigation project in Nepal

BL 22 Mar 2013

Om Metals Infra projects has secured an order worth Rs 54 crore from the Ministry of Water Resources, Nepal. The order is for the design, supply, fabrication and commissioning of hydro-mechanical works (mechanised shutters) at the headworks of the Sikta irrigation project. The project is scheduled for completion in June 2015. The irrigation project has a cultivable command area of 33,766 hectares, including the rehabilitation of the Dunduwa irrigation system which was constructed by the Indian Cooperation Mission in 1964.


L&T Construction bags orders worth Rs 2,080 cr

BL 22 Mar 2013

L&T Construction has bagged new orders valued at Rs 2,080 crore across various business segments during February and March. In a filing to the BSE, the company said that the building and factories business has received new orders worth Rs 1,385 crore to build residential towers in cities in North India. The power transmission and distribution business has won orders from various customers totalling Rs 585 crore. The orders include one from the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation for electrical and mechanical work on seven underground stations.


Sadbhav Engg gets Rs 382-cr order from NHAI

PTI 21 Mar 2013

Sadbhav Engineering said it has bagged a Rs 382-crore order from NHAI for widening of an 80-km stretch of NH-210 in Tamil Nadu. “The company has been declared the successful bidder in respect of the bid invited by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI),” the Ahmedabad-based firm said in a BSE filing.
The scope of the work, it said, includes two-laning with paved shoulder of Karaikudi-Ramanathapuram section NH-210. It would be executed as DBFOT (Annuity) basis.


BG Group secures major agreement in India

Stockmarketwire.com 21 Mar 2013

BG Group has announced it had completed an agreement for the long-term sale of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to India, one of the world’s most rapidly growing energy markets. Under the agreement, BG it will supply state-owned Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) with up to 2.5m tonnes per annum (mtpa) of LNG, concluding negotiations announced in September 2011.


Wood Group wins 11 new contracts in Africa

Stockmarketwire.com 21 Mar 2013

Wood Group has secured 11 new contracts in Africa worth a total of approximately $240m. The contracts were awarded over the last 12 months to Wood Group PSN, Wood Group GTS and Wood Group Mustang for projects in five African nations. Wood Group PSN, which provides brownfield production services, won contracts to provide operations and maintenance and construction services to clients in Equatorial Guinea, Chad and Algeria.


Lighthouse wins contract with USDA

Stockmarketwire.com 21 Mar 2013

Lighthouse Financial Advice has signed a three year contract with the Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers. The union currently has over 426,000 members who are placed in various worksites throughout the UK. Lighthouse LFA managing director Paul Harris said: “This contract is a further testament to the work that LFA has been doing to target affinity groups, and we are very pleased with this new partnership. We are delighted to have achieved an increase in the number of affinity contracts at LFA, and we look forward to developing a strong relationship with the USDAW over the coming years and providing financial advice to its members across the UK.”


EVRY signs SKr150m contract with Klarna

Stockmarketwire.com 21 Mar 2013

EVRY has signed a new two-year contract worth around SKr150m with payment services company Klarna. The contract covers services for printing, postage optimisation and digital distribution. Klarna is a market leader in Sweden for invoice and financing solutions for online shopping, and reported total transactions volume of €1.8bn in 2012.


Tata Consulting Engineers bags Nigerian contract for fertiliser plant

BS 20 Mar 2013

Tata Consulting Engineers, a unit of Tata Sons, has been appointed as the management consultant for a $1.9-billion fertiliser plant being constructed by pan-African conglomerate Dangote Group in Nigeria. TCE will assist the Dangote Group with review engineering, construction management, quality management, health and safety management and other project management services, as per details on the Dangote website.


Ryanair, Boeing complete £15.6b purchase deal

stockmarketwire.com 20 Mar 2013

Ryanair signed an agreement with the Boeing to purchase 175 new Next Generation 737-800 airplanes. When finalised, the deal will be worth nearly $15.6 billion at current list prices, and will allow Ryanair to grow its airline to more than 400 airplanes, serving more than 100 million passengers per year across Europe by the end of the delivery stream in 2018.


e2v wins €10m ESA space science contract

stockmarketwire.com 20 Mar 2013

e2v has been awarded a €10m contract to deliver charge coupled device imaging sensors for the European Space Agency’s Euclid space science mission. This contract follows the successful development contract awarded to e2v in 2010 and the revenue will be realised over the five years to 2018.


IL&FS Engineering bags Cairn India contract

BL 19 Mar 2013

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Cairn India Ltd for a Rs 52.47-crore engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract.The contract is for construction of Cairn Centre of Excellence and allied works at Jodhpur, Rajasthan. This buildings & structures (B&S) project entails construction of staff quarters, guest house, administration, cafeteria etc. The completion period of the project is 15 months.
This is the second project that IL&FS Engineering Services has bagged in this quarter after the receipt of an LoI for a Rs 1,436.08-crore project for four-laning of Kiratpur Ner Chowk Section of NH-21 in Punjab and Himachal Pradesh.


Subex bags Libyan company contract for revenue assurance solution

BL 19 Mar 2013

Subex Ltd, a provider of business service systems for communication service providers, has been selected by Almada, a telecom operator in Libya, to provide it with its ROC revenue assurance and fraud management solutions. With this the company, which was selected in a competitive bid, has made its first foray into the country.
ROC revenue assurance is the telecom industry’s first revenue insurance solution. ROC fraud management detects known fraud types and patterns of unusual behaviour and helps investigate them for potential fraud.


StratPro in partnership with Interactive Data

Stockmarketwire.com 19 Mar 2013

AIM-quoted StratPro Group said it has entered a partnership with Interactive Data to offer fixed-income evaluations data via its revolution app store. “StatPro clients can now access evaluated prices for approximately 2.8 million fixed-income securities including investment grade and high yield corporate and sovereign securities, securitised securities and U.S. municipal securities,” StratPro said.


KONE wins Delhi Metro contract

Stockmarketwire.com 19 Mar 2013

KONE has won an order for 143 KONE MonoSpace lifts to be installed at stations in the third phase of the Delhi Metro network extension in northern India. The contract follows previous orders for 395 lifts and 75 escalators in the first two phases of the expansion of the Delhi Metro. The new order includes 70 stainless steel elevators with glass doors and a further 73 lifts with stainless steel doors.


Pennant International Group wins largest ever contract

Stockmarketwire.com 19 Mar 2013

Pennant International Group, the AIM quoted supplier of integrated logistics support solutions, products and services, principally to the defense, rail, aerospace and naval sectors, and to Government departments, has been awarded a contract worth approximately £16m over five years. The contract is the largest ever won by the Group and is for the development and through life support of training equipment. It has the potential for extensions up to 20 years.


Airbus wins major order from Indonesia’s Lion Air: Sources

Reuters 18 Mar 2013

Europe’s Airbus has landed a record order potentially worth $20 billion at list prices from Indonesia’s Lion Air, sources familiar with the matter said, smashing rival Boeing’s grip on one of the world’s fastest-growing airlines. In a sign of the rising importance of Asian budget carriers for high-tech manufacturing jobs, the deal is set to be announced at a ceremony overseen by French President Franciois Hollande, the sources said, asking not to be named.


Infosys bags order from BMW

BS 16 Mar 2013

Bangalore based IT company, Infosys bagged an order from German car-maker BMW group. The five year order will cover services like maintenance and operations of web infrastructure, company’s internal IT system, content management and business intelligence systems. The financial terms of the order were not revealed. The company will open a new delivery center in Munich to support this order. The center will form an integral part of a global service delivery team from Infosys.


Infosys wins second contract from India Post

BS 16 Mar 2013

Infosys, India’s second largest IT services company officially announced that the it has bagged India Post’s rural Systems Integration (RSI) contract. In 2011, Infosys was selected as the lowest bidder for the contract which is estimated to be around Rs 100 crore. The Bangalore-based company has already bagged Financial services System (FSI) Integration contract from India Post, which is presently undergoing a modernization programme.


Wipro Infotech wins 3-yr contract from Emirates NBD

BS 16 Mar 2013

Wipro Infotech, the India and Middle East IT Business unit of Wipro Ltd, has won a three year strategic managed services contract from banking group Emirates NBD to deliver end-to-end service transition and transformational services. This includes maintaining the banking group’s IT systems through a managed service framework, comprehensive help desk and field support services, a joint statement by the two companies said. It will make the processes more streamlined thereby allowing the bank to offer better services to its end customers.


Punj Lloyd bags Rs 314 cr offshore contract

PTI 15 Mar 2013

Infrastructure major Punj Lloyd said it has bagged a contract worth Rs 314 crore ($57.75 million) from Al-Khafji Joint Operations for an offshore project in Al-Khafji, Saudi Arabia. “The project, worth Rs 314 crore, is scheduled for commissioning in September 2014,” it said in a statement. Al-Khafji Joint Operations is a joint operation of two companies, Aramco Gulf Operations Company Ltd (AGOC) of Saudi Arabia and Kuwaiti Gulf Oil Company (KGOC), for oil and gas exploration development and production in the offshore area of the partitioned neutral zone between Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.


Lufthansa board approves $11.7 bn worth of aircraft orders

Reuters 15 Mar 2013

Deutsche Lufthansa AG’s supervisory board has approved the purchase of 108 aircraft from Boeing Co and Airbus with a list price of 9 billion euros ($11.7 billion), as it modernises its fleet with more fuel-efficient planes. The order includes six Boeing 777-300s as well as two mammoth A380 jets made by Airbus, a unit of EADS, the German flagship carrier said on Thursday as it published its 2012 financial results.


IL&FS Engineering and Construction gets Rs 1,436 cr order

BS 14 Mar 2013

Infrastructure developer IL&FS Engineering and Construction said it has received a Rs 1,436 crore Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) order for four-laning of Kiratpur Ner Chowk section of NH-21. “IL&FS Engineering and Construction has received a letter of intent from Kiratpur Ner Chowk Expressway, an SPV incorporated by ITNL, for the project for a total value of Rs 1,436.08 crore,” it said in a BSE filing. The work on the project, which involves four-laning of Kiratpur Ner Chowk Section of NH-21 in Punjab and Himachal Pradesh, would be completed in 1,005 days.


Aker wins £70m contract to supply gear to BP

heraldscotland.com 14 Mar 2013

AKER Solutions, which is a big employer in Aberdeen, has won a £70 million contract from BP for work on a giant project west of Shetland. The oil services firm has been appointed to manu-facture and supply subsea controls equipment for the Quad 204 project, which involves the £3 billion re-development of the Schiehallion and Loyal fields. Aker said such controls allowed wells to be monitored and managed remotely through a complex series of hydraulic and electrical connections between the surface and the sea bed, reducing the need for remote-operated vehicle intervention.


L&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd “Receipt of EPC Contract in Road Sector for Rs. 1436.08 Crores

BSE March 12, 2013

IL& FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited and reduced has received a Letter of Intent (LoI)from Kiratpur Ner Chowk Expressway Limited (KNCEL) , an SPV incorporated by ITNL for the project for a total value of Rs. 1436.08 crores.
The project is an Engineering, Procurement and Construction IEPC) contract that involves four laning of Kiratpur Ner Chowl section of NH 21 in the state of Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. The project completion period is 1005 days from the commencement date. The total length of the project is 84.375 Kms. Covering the district of Rupnagar in Punjab, and the districts of Bilaspur and Manali in Himachal Pradesh.
The scope of the work includes 67.3 Kms of Road works, Minor Bridges, 18 nos of Major bridges, 5 numbers of Main Tunnels including one escape tunnel, flyover , Pedestrain/ cattle underpass, Toll Plaza, Truck Lays, Bus Bays and so on.


TD Power Systems’ subsidiary wins EPC order for a 27MW captive power plant

BSE March 11, 2013

TD Power Systems Ltd has informed BSE that the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary DF Power Systems Private Limited (DFPS), a leading provider of EPC solutions, comprising Design, Engineering, Procurement, Project Management, Construction, Erection and Commissioning services in the thermal power sector, in both conventional and renewable segments, has won an order valued at approximately
Rs. 115 crore from an Industrial group for setting up of a 27 MW captive power plant for their cement division in South India.
In this regard, the Company has submitted to BSE a copy of Press Release dated March 11, 2013 titled “TD Power Systems’ subsidiary wins EPC order for a 27MW captive power plant”.


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Subsidiary Of Titagarh Wagons In France Bags Euro 39 Million ORDER (Rs. 275 Crore)

Press Release March 8, 2013

Titagarh Wagons AFR S.A., (TWAFR) a subsidiary of Titagarh Wagons
Limited (TWL) one of the country’s leading private sector wagon manufacturers, has bagged a
prestigious order from a subsidiary of SNCF(French Railways) for supply of 400 Hopper Cereal
Wagons. The order is estimated at Euro 39 million* (approx. Rs. 275 crore).
GE Shipping contracts to sell a Panamax dry bulk carrier
Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has signed a contract to sell ‘Jag Arnav’, a Panamax dry bulk carrier. The 1995 built vessel of about 71,000 dwt will be delivered the buyers in H1CY2013.


Kalpataru Power, its unit bag orders worth Rs 1,810 cr

PTI 8 Mar 2013

Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd (KPTL) said it has secured new orders worth over Rs 1,810 crore in international and domestic markets jointly with its subsidiary, JMC. KPTL, a global EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) player in power and infrastructure contracting sector, has bagged orders worth Rs 800 crore, while JMC has won contracts worth Rs 1,010 crore, the company said in a release in Mumbai.


Kalpataru Power Transmission secures orders worth Rs 800 crore

BS 7 Mar 2013

Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), a global EPC (Engineering Procurement and Construction) player in power and infrastructure contracting, has secured orders worth Rs 800 crore, the company said in an announcement on the Bombay Stock Exchange.
The orders are for supply and erection of 400 KV transmission line of 160 km in Bhutan worth Rs 549 crore, which is funded by the government of India; supply and erection of 220 KV transmission line of 152 km in Tajikistan worth Rs 96 crore (KPTL), which is funded by Asian Development Bank; pipeline replacement project (under infrastructure division) at Ahmedabad worth Rs 155 crore from ONGC, the release said.


Decmil gets A$25m Prelude contract

Miningweekely.com 7 Mar 2013

Energy giant Shell has awarded a A$25-million contract to ASX-listed design, engineering and construction firm DGL Group to construct a major support facility for the proposed Prelude project, in the Northern Territory. The company has been engaged as the principal contractor for the construction of the Darwin onshore supply base to support the Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility. Decmil would have the responsibility of designing and constructing the facility, including detailed engineering, contracting, procurement, fabrication, transportation and all statutory and regulatory approvals.


Monsanto awards Roundup contract to Sinochem after Nufarm deal ends

Theaustralian.com.cu 6 Mar 2013

MONSANTO awarded a potentially lucrative contract to distribute its crop protection products in Australia and New Zealand to China’s Sinochem, a day after terminating a decade-long deal with Nufarm. The move builds on existing ties with Sinochem that involve the Chinese state-owned chemicals giant selling Monsanto’s Roundup brand in China and the Philippines. It also marks the biggest push by Sinochem into the Australian market since it abandoned a $2.62 billion takeover bid for Nufarm in 2009.


Leighton unit awarded $148m contract

Theaustralian.com.cu 6 Mar 2013

LEIGHTON Holdings subsidiary John Holland has been awarded and $148 million sub-contract as part of an $870 million project at Holsworthy Army Barracks in Sydney. John Holland has been sub-contracted by managing contractor of the Moorebank Units Relocation, Laing O’Rourke, as part of work to be completed for the Defence Department. John Holland will provide preparatory works for the project, including bulk earth-works, construction of building pads, and installation of in-ground services infrastructure as well as construction works for roads, pavements and retaining walls.


EasunReyrolle bags order

BS 5 Mar 2013

EasunReyrolle Limited, through its subsidiary ERL Switchcraft GmbH, Germany, has won an order from Energex Limited, Australia for the supply secondary switchgear (ring main units). The order is valued at around $ 84 million to be executed over seven years. Key components for the ring main units are to be manufactured in the Bangalore facility set up recently at the cost of around Rs 80 crore and in the manufacturing facilities at Switchcraft GmbH, according to company’s release. Energex, one of the largest electricity corporations in Australia, is headquartered in Brisbane.


Ramco Systems bags order from Hevilift Group

BS 5 Mar 2013

Chennai-based cloud solution provider RamcoSystems, announced that the company has won an order from Hevilift Group. Under the agreement, Ramco will provide its web-based Maintenance and Engineering and MRO solution, reliability, aviation finance, and work force administ ration, with integrated multi-country payroll, across numerous countries and legal entities of the group. The size of the deal was not disclosed.HeviliftGroup, is one of the leading aviation charter service provider of fixed and rotary wing aircraft in the Asia-Pacific Region.


PBA Infrastructure Limited Bags Project worth Rs. 780.00 Crores from Solapur Tollways Pvt. Ltd

BSE 4 Mar 2013

PBA Infrastructure Ltd has informed BSE regarding “PBA Infrastructure Limited Bags Project worth Rs. 780.00 Crores from Solapur Tollways Pvt. Ltd.”


Easun Reryolle wins prestigious Order for supply to Energex, Australian Utility

BSE 2 Mar 2013

Easun Reyrolle Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release titled “Easun Reryolle wins prestigious Order for supply to Energex, Australian Utility”


Konecranes Wins Record Order For Container Handling Equipment From Indonesian Terminal Operator

Globenewswire.com 1 Mar 2013

Konecranes has signed an agreement to deliver container handling equipment to Indonesian state-owned terminal operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Persero), (“Pelindo III”). The order comprises 10 Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes, 20 Automated Stacking Cranes (ASC) and 5 Straddle Carriers (SC). Delivery is scheduled for 2014 and 2016. The value of the order is not disclosed, but is more than EUR 100 million.


Ducon Secures New Order for Ash Handling System from 6×600 MW Power Plant

Moneylife.in 28 Feb 2013

Ducon Technologies Inc. – Ducon announced that its Indian subsidiary has secured a prestigious order for a flyash handling and unloading system from a 6×600 MW coal fired power plant in Asia. Aron Govil Chairman & CEO, Ducon Group . The Ducon scope includes complete design, engineering, supply, erection and commissioning of the entire system that includes loading flyash into rail cars from storage silos.


Embraer in US military aircraft contract win

Ft.com 28 Feb 2013

Embraer and a US partner have won a politically sensitive military tender to provide the US Air Force with 20 attack aircraft, ending a bidding process that had sparked tensions between Brasília and Washington. The US Air Force said that it would award a contract valued at an initial $427.5m to Sierra Nevada Corporation and the Brazilian aerospace company. The contract is Embraer’s first big deal of its type with the US Air Force and will serve as a vote of confidence in its burgeoning defence division.


SSWL bags 2.20 lacs Wheels Export order from Peugeot Citroen of France

BSE Feb 27, 2013

Steel Strips Wheels Ltd has informed BSE regarding “SSWL bags 2.20 lacs Wheels Export order from Peugeot Citroen of France”.


L&T gets Rs 1,504 crore orders in FebruaryIts water and effluent treatment business unit bagged orders from West Bengal, Qatar

BS Feb 26 2013

Engineering and construction firm Larsen and Toubro (L&T) today said it has secured orders worth Rs 1,504 crore order during the ongoing month from India and abroad.
The company’s water and effluent treatment business unit has bagged orders worth Rs 621 crore for two projects in West Bengal and one in Qatar, it said in a BSE filing.
The solar business unit of L&T Construction, which is a brand name for L&T, has received an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order worth Rs 413 crore from Kiran Energy for the construction of solar photo-voltaic plants in Tamil Nadu.
The power transmission and distribution business got a Rs 265 crore order from Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation for power distribution work across various districts in Tamil Nadu.
“In the heavy civil business, various additional orders worth Rs 205 crore have been secured from ongoing projects,” it said.


Suzlon gets 103 MW order from ONGCThe new order will take ONGC toral installed wind power capacity to 153.9 MW

BS Feb 26, 2013

Suzlon Group, India’s largest wind turbine manufacturer, has received an order for a 102.9 MW project from Oil & natural gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC).
The project comprises 49 units of Suzlon’s S88- 2.1 MW wind turbines and will be commissioned in the FY14. The project will be commissioned in Rajasthan.
ONGC currently has an existing installed base of 51 MW from wind energy projects operating in Jakhau site, Gujarat. The new order will take ONGC’s total installed wind power capacity to 153.9 MW


Otto Energy bags contract to explore Mindoro basin

Business.inquirer.net 25 Feb 2013

Australian firm Otto Energy Ltd. has bagged the contract to explore and develop prospective oil and gas blocks off the Mindoro Cuyo basin, where it plans to invest an initial $500,000 in the first 18-month period. In a regulatory filing, Otto Energy reported that it was named by the Philippine Department of Energy as the preferred bidder for Area 7 under the fourth Philippine Energy Contracting Round (PECR), which was launched back in 2011.


Monadelphous wins $260m Rio contract

Au.news 25 Feb 2013

Monadelphous says it has won a $260 million contract for construction associated with Rio Tinto’s Western Turner Brockman Project in the Pilbara. “The contract is for the supply and installation of structural, mechanical, piping, electrical and instrumentation works for the construction of the Western Turner Brockman iron ore plant,” the company said in a statement.
The project forms part of Rio Tinto’s expansion of its Pilbara infrastructure to increase iron ore capacity to 360 million tonnes per annum by 2015.


Marsol International signs 10 year contract with Fujairah Asia Power Company

Zawya.com 25 Feb 2013

Dubai-based global marine solutions provider, Marsol International, has secured a 10 year contract with Fujairah Asia Power Company PJSC (FAPCo). The contract is for the management, inspection, repair, maintenance and operation (MIRMO) of the single point mooring (SPM) Terminal in Port Of Fujairah, UAE. Marsol’s team has been operating in the marine terminal sector since 1968 and has provided expertise in over 32 offshore marine terminals in more than 20 countries.


DHS awards contract for utilities plant at NBAF

WSJ.com 23 Feb 2013

The federal government has awarded a $40 million contract for building a utility plant at the site of a $1.15 billion animal research lab in northeast Kansas, a move that Kansas officials said is reassurance that plans for the lab are moving forward. The Department of Homeland Security gave out the contract for the 87,000-square-foot plant, DHS spokeswoman Nicole Stickel said.


JCDecaux bags Delhi Airport Metro Express Line contract for 10 yrs

Exchange4media.com 23 Feb 2013

JCDecaux India has signed an exclusive 10-year contract for the operation of the Delhi Airport Metro Express advertising network. Covering both interior and exterior locations, this contract will strengthen the transport media portfolio operated by JCDecaux in India. As far as transport assets in India are concerned, JCDecaux, in addition to this new contract, also has the exclusive advertising rights for the Bengaluru International Airport.


Brightwater wins $19m contract

Stuff.co.nz 23 Feb 2013

Nelson firm Brightwater Engineering has beaten larger competitors from around the world to win the contract to build a $19 million aggregate plant in Australia. The firm has been awarded a A$15.5m (NZ$19m) contract to design, engineer and build a new aggregate crushing and screening plant in Melbourne. Over the course of 18 months, Brightwater will project manage and deliver the detailed design, complete fabrication and construction of the new 600-tonnes-per-hour crushing and screening plant, which will replace an existing 300-tonnes-per-hour plant.


Pennar Ind bags Rs 50 cr contract for pre-engineered buildings

BL 22 Feb 2013

Pennar Industries said it has bagged Rs 50 crore contract for pre-engineered buildings in Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Karnataka. “Pennar Industries and its subsidiary Pennar Engineered Building Systems (PEBS Pennar) announce receipt of orders worth Rs 50 crore for pre-engineered buildings, cold formed profiles and engineered components,” the company said in a statement in Delhi.


Rinac India bags Rs 16.42 cr project

BL 22 Feb 2013

Engineering solutions company, Rinac India has bagged a Rs 16.42 crore project from Integrated Food Park private company, part of the Future Group, for setting up a food park facility in Karnataka. The food park to come up in Tumkur district would comprise storage facility for fruits and vegetables. Besides, it would have pre-cooling chambers, cold rooms, ripening chambers and a processing area, a company statement said.


Elecon Engg bags Rs 197-cr orders

BL 22 Feb 2013

Elecon Engineering Company Ltd has procured two orders of Rs 183 crore and Rs 14.42 crore. While the Rs 183-crore order is from NCC Ltd (formerly Nagarjuna Construction Company Ltd) for design-to-commissioning of coal handling pipe conveyor system, that of Rs 14.42 crore is from Monnet Ispat & Energy Ltd for supply of stacker reclaimers, Prayasvin Patel, Chairman and Managing Director, Elecon, said.


Ilyushin Finance Co firms order for 32 Bombardier CSeries

Centreforaviation.com/news 21 feb 2013

Bombardier Aerospace announced (20-Feb-2013) lyushin Finance Co (IFC) signed a purchase agreement to acquire 32 CS300 aircraft and options for an additional 10 CS300 aircraft. The transaction, which follows a letter of intent signed by IFC in 2011, is subject to approval by the company’s shareholders. Based on the list price for the CS300 aircraft, a firm order from IFC for 32 aircraft would be valued at approximately USD2.56 billion. Should IFC also exercise its 10 options, the contract would have a total value of approximately USD3.42 billion. This is the first large, non-Russian aircraft order for IFC.


S. Korea’s Daewoo wins $1.1 bn Norway order

Globalpost.com 21 Feb 2013

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering said it had secured a $1.1 billion order to build a fixed platform for Norway’s Statoil ASA. Under the contract signed on Wednesday, the 17,000-ton offshore platform for production of oil or gas will be built at the firm’s shipyard in the southern port of Geoje and delivered by the end of 2016, Daewoo said.


Accenture-led consortium wins EU Visa Information System contract

ET 21 Feb 2013

A consortium of firms led by Accenture has won a contract to maintain the European Visa Information System (VIS) for $93 million (about Rs 503 crore). “The European Commission Directorate General for Home Affairs has awarded a consortium of Accenture, Morpho ( Safran Group) and Hewlett-Packard (HP), a contract to maintain the European Visa Information System (VIS),” Accenture said in a statement.


China given contract to operate Gwadar port

Dawn.com 20 Feb 2013

The government of Pakistan formally awarded a multi-billion dollars contract for construction and operation of Gwadar Port to China with the hope that the port’s development would open up new vistas of progress in Pakistan, particularly Balochistan.
Under the contract, the port which will remain the property of Pakistan will be operated by the state-run Chinese firm — China Overseas Port Holding Company (COPHC). Earlier, the contract was given to the Port of Singapore Authority (PSA).


Arab conference visit brings £300k contract for Draperstown firm

Telegraph.co.uk 20 Feb 2013

Sperrin Metal Storage Solutions won the lucrative deal to install its mobile shelving system to house archived documents with Qatar’s Ministry of the Interior offices in the country’s capital, Doha.
The deal was clinched during the firm’s attendance at the recent Arab Health Congress in Dubai and comes as the company celebrates 50 years in business. The new business in the Gulf arose from a direct deal with the Ministry, in contrast to the traditional use of an agent from within the region.


Vodafone hands core 4G contract to Cisco

Afr.com 20 Feb 2013

Vodafone Australia has handed a lucrative contract to upgrade the core aspects of the company’s mobile network to US vendor Cisco, pushing incumbent provider Nokia Siemens Networks to the sidelines. The contract, the amount of which was not disclosed, forms a part of the more than billion-dollar investment the carrier is investing to upgrade its mobile network to 4G technology this year in the wake of similar investments by Telstra and Optus.
Vodafone has also retained Chinese networking vendor Huawei to continue rolling out the 4G aspects of the network at mobile towers.


Samsung bags automatic fare collection contract for Hyd Metro

BS 19 Feb 2013

The Rs 200-crore contract for the Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) system for the metro railway here has been awarded to Samsung Data Systems. The contract for the state-of-the-art ticketing system has features like smart card-based ticketing system, automatic gates, passenger operated ticket vending machine and the card could be used for other modes of transport as well, Chief Executive and Managing Director of L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) V B Gadgil told reporters.


Wipro Infotech bags 10-yr contract for Mumbai Airport

PTI 19 Feb 2013

Wipro Infotech, the India and West Asia IT arm of Wipro, today said it has bagged a 10-year contract from Mumbai International Airport Pvt Ltd (MIAL) for providing IT services for the new integrated terminal T2. This partnership will significantly enhance customer experience and satisfaction through the use of IT, Wipro said in a statement. Wipro will be responsible for providing managed services across the entire IT landscape at MIAL and delivering high availability and operational efficiency across all the critical airport processes, it added.


Ezion secures charter contract of US$79.9m

Businesstimes.com 18 Feb 2013

Ezion Holdings Ltd said it has secured a charter contract with a value of approximately US$79.9 million to provide a jack-up rig to support a South Asian based national oil company. The charter contract will take place over a three-year period with an additional two-year extendable option. To be deployed in the Arabian Sea in South Asia, the rig is expected to be working by the fourth quarter of 2013 after it has been refurbished and upgraded, said Ezion.


Pitkin-Philodrill consortium wins petroleum contract in PECR 4

Gmanetwork.com 18 Feb 2013

The consortium of local firm Philodrill Corp. and foreign company Pitkin Petroleum Plc has bagged the contract for Area 5 being offered under the petroleum sector of the 4th Philippine Energy Contracting Round (PECR 4). In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, the Department of Energy (DOE) advised the consortium that it had won the petroleum contract for Area 5 in Northwest Palawan Basin. The awarding of the contract is subject to the completion of certain documentary requirements by February 20.


KEC Intl bags orders worth Rs 646 cr

PTI 16 Feb 2013

Engineering and construction firm KEC International said it has bagged orders worth Rs 646 crore for its transmission and cable businesses. The RPG Group company has bagged orders worth Rs 559 crore in the transmission business both in domestic and international markets. The remaining Rs 87-crore contract is in the cable business, REC said in a statement here.
The company bagged two orders from Power Grid Corporation in the transmission business aggregating to Rs 291 crore. The first order, worth Rs 173 crore, includes supplying and erecting of 765 kV single circuit transmission line between Varanasi-Balia in Uttar Pradesh on turnkey basis.


Saab wins Gripen jet development order from Sweden

Reuters 15 Feb 2013

Saab AB signed an agreement with the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for Gripen E. It includes development and modification of Gripen E for Sweden during 2013-2026, and a possible order for new production of Gripen E from Switzerland. FMV has placed an initial development order of SEK 2.5 billion for operations during 2013-2014. Remaining orders from Sweden are expected in 2013-2014.


Tata Motors bags BEL order

BL 14 Feb 2013

Tata Motors has bagged Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) order for 6×6 multi-axle mobility vehicles to mount radar applications for the Indian Air Force. The Tata 6×6 multi-axle vehicle will give BEL’s radar system the mobility to be placed strategically, at almost any location, to detect both low-flying aircraft and ‘spy planes’ or unmanned aerial vehicles. Tata Motors will supply 26 such vehicles to BEL Bangalore.


Lowe Lintas bags Apollo account

BL 14 Feb 2013

Lowe Lintas, Chennai has bagged the brand communications mandate of Apollo Hospitals. This is a national mandate, covering all of Apollo’s healthcare verticals, except insurance. “Lowe Lintas will be responsible for integrating national initiatives with regional initiatives, so that Brand Apollo is able to present a unified front in terms of communication,” said a press release.


UK gives Rolls-Royce $1.2 bn submarine contract

ET 14 Feb 2013

Britain’s Ministry of Defense has awarded an 800-million-pound ($1.2 billion) contract to Rolls-Royce Submarines to deliver and maintain the U.K.’s nuclear fleet. The defense ministry said that the 10-year contract will help sustain around 2,000 jobs around the U.K. and is expected to save around 200 million pounds ($310.9 million).


Polish mining giant Kopex bags Rs 260 crore contract for reopening HCL’s Rakha copper mines

ET 14 Feb 2013

Hindustan Copper Limited (HCL), the country’s largest state owned copper company, has approved a Rs 260 crore engineering procurement construction ( EPC) contract for re-opening and expansion of Rakha mine to the consortium of Kopex Shaft Sinking Company, Poland, who will be the lead partner and India Resource Ltd, Australia. The capacity of Rakha mine has been designed to produce ore at the rate of 1.5 million tonne per annum.


Hind Copper awards Rs 260-cr contract for Jharkhand mine

BL 13 Feb 2013

The Hindustan Copper Board approved awarding of the Rs 259.91-crore EPC contract for re-opening and expansion of Rakha mine in Jharkhand to a consortium led by Kopex Shaft Sinking Co of Poland. The other member of the consortium is India Resource Ltd of Australia. The consortium will produce copper bearing ore of 1.5 million tonnes a year. Since 2007, India Resource Ltd is the operator of the HCL’s Surda mine, also in Jharkhand. Its operation contract for the Surda mine would expire in 2014. It feeds HCL’s Moubhandar smelter, nearby in the East Singbhum district.


Bharat Forge, Alstom venture bags Rs 2,251-cr NTPC order

BL 13 Feb 2013

Alstom Bharat Forge Power Ltd (ABFPL) said it has received an order for supply and commissioning of three 660 MW coal-fired, supercritical turbine generator islands (TGI) worth Rs 2,251 crore from NTPC. ABFPL is a power equipment manufacturing joint-venture between Bharat Forge and Alstom Power Holdings SA. The order includes engineering, manufacturing, supply, erection and commissioning of the turbine islands.


Zensar Technologies bags 270-crore deal from US Heath Insurance firm- Assurant Health

ET 13 Feb 2013

The HarshaGoenka-promoted Zensar Technologies has won a deal worth nearly Rs 270 crore with Assurant Health, a US-based health insurance firm. This is one of the largest deal wins for the Pune-based mid-sized software services provider. As part of the deal, Zensar will provide development, testing, maintenance, enhancement and IT support services for a suite of business applications used by Assurant Health for policy administration, underwriting and claims processing.


Reliance Communications and Ericsson sign USD 1 billion managed services contract for wireline and wireless networks for North and West India

BSE 12 Feb 2013

Reliance Communications Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated February 11, 2013, titled “Reliance Communications and Ericsson sign USD 1 billion managed services contract for wireline and wireless networks for North and West India”.


Air India signs Rs 535 crore outsourcing deal with Sutherland Global

TOI 12 Feb 2013

Government-owned airline Air India has, after much hemming and hawing, found a business process outsourcing partner in Sutherland Global Services even as many other potential bidders avoided the five-year contract because the terms were exacting. Air India postponed its tender by six months to December-end and introduced three amendments to the first draft around November before sealing the about $100 million (Rs 535 crore) deal with US-based Sutherland early this month, according to sources with direct knowledge of the development.


MHI receives order for 4 sets of steam turbine/generator

Ameinfo.com 12 Feb 2013

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received an order for 4 sets of a 700 megawatt (MW) class supercritical pressure steam turbine and generator, plus supercritical boiler components, to be installed at a large-scale, heavy oil-fired power generation plant that will be built by Saudi Electricity Company (SEC), a state-owned power company in Saudi Arabia. MHI received the order from Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI), the EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) contractor of the power plant.


Nielsen increases TCS contract size to $2.5 billion

Firstpost.com 12 Feb 2013

Nielsen Holdings NV (NLSN.N), best known for its TV ratings, increased the size of its contract with India’s top software services exporter, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd , to $2.5 billion from $1 billion. Nielsen also extended the contract by 3 years to 2020. The media research company and TCS signed a 10-year contract in 2007 under which the Indian company was to provide IT and business services.


BAE Systems bags contract for Typhoon fighter jets from Oman

BL 11 Feb 2013

UK aerospace company BAE Systems has won a £2.5-billion aircraft contract from the Sultanate of Oman and is to provide 12 Typhoon fighter jets and eight Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer (AJT) aircraft. Deliveries are expected to start in 2017. BAE Systems, which is present in India, is to also provide in-service support to the Royal Air Force of Oman’s operational tasks.


MBL Infra bags over Rs 100-cr road project in M.P.

BL 11 Feb 2013

MBL Infrastructure said it has bagged Rs 100 crore project from Madhya Pradesh government for developing a 47 km stretch in the State. “MBL Infrastructure has been awarded the project of developing a 46.98 km road from Garra-Waraseoni up to Maharashtra border in Madhya Pradesh by Madhya Pradesh Road Development Corporation (MRPDC),” the company said in a statement.


Siemens bags €700-m German order for offshore wind turbines

BL 11 Feb 2013

Siemens has bagged an order worth €700 million for the supply and installation of 288 MW of offshore wind turbines off Germany’s North Sea coast. The agreement covers a long-term maintenance contract for 10 years. The order was placed by wpd group, Germany. The turbines, each of 3.6 MW, will be erected over a surface area of 42 sq km in waters about 20 metres deep.


Travel Point LLC signs contract with Wadi Shab Resort

Ameinfo.com 9 Feb 2013

Travel Point LLC, the leading Travel and Hospitality Company in Oman has signed a contract with the newly inaugurated Wadi Shab Resort to provide and manage the reservations, sales and marketing activities of this picturesque property which is Oman’s latest addition to tourist hotspots. Situated on the Quriyat-Sur highway around 142 Kms from Wadi Adai round about, the Wadi Shab Resort is built on the hill overlooking the blue sea near Tiwi.


McNally Bharat bags Rs 172-cr order

BL 8 Feb 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has received an order valued at Rs 171.84 crore for civil & structural works for a refinery project to be completed within 20 months.


National Express wins German rail contract

Ft.com 8 Feb 2013

National Express has won two contracts to operate German regional rail services, representing a first for UK transport companies which had never previously cracked the German market by winning a competitive tender. The London-listed group said that it had been chosen to run two services – one local and one express – in North Rhine-Westphalia for 15 years from late 2015.


Kashyap bags construction orders

BL 7 Feb 2013

B.L. Kashyap and Sons has bagged projects worth Rs 900 crore for the construction of residential, commercial and industrial buildings in the last two months. The company said it has received orders worth Rs 470 crore for the construction of residential complexes in Chennai and contracts valued at Rs 200 crore for the construction of commercial and special economic zone buildings in Bangalore, Hyderabad and the National Capital Region. It has also secured orders worth Rs 230 crore for industrial buildings in Rajasthan.


Samsung Engineering says wins $880 million order in Iraq

Reuters 7 Feb 2013

Samsung Engineering said that the South Korean builder secured an order worth about $880 million to construct gas processing facilities in Badra, Iraq. The company said in a regulatory filing that the project by Russia’s Gazprom Neft (SIBN.MM), will run from February13 this year to January 13 2016.


ABB Wins $260 Million Order To Upgrade US Power Station

Nasdaq.com 7 Feb 2013

ABB Ltd. said it won an order worth around $260 million from the U.S. utility Bonneville Power Administration, a power marketing agency within the Department of Energy, to upgrade a high-voltage direct current converter station in Oregon.


BRIEF-Rolls-Royce wins $1.1 bln order from Air Lease Corp

Nasdaq.com 6 Feb 2013

Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RYCEY.PK, RR.L) announced it has won an order worth $1.1 billion from Air Lease Corp. ( AL ) for Trent XWB engines to power its 25 Airbus A350XWB aircraft. Twenty of the Airbus A350 XWB aircraft will be the -900 variant and five will be the -1000 variant which is powered by a higher-thrust version of the Trent XWB.


UXC wins Qld Health comms contract

Itwire.com 6 Feb 2013

Australian-listed business solutions company, UXC, has secured a panel contract with Queensland Health as the Prime Systems Integrator for the Standing Offer Arrangement for the Supply, Installation, Testing and Support of Telecommunications Products and Services. Under the contract, UXC will have the opportunity to supply products and services including telecommunications infrastructure products and services and associated service delivery and support.


Rolta’s UK arm bags Northern Powergrid contract

BL 6 Feb 2013

Rolta UK Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rolta India Ltd, today announced that Northern Powergrid of the UK has awarded two contracts to it. The jobs are worth about Rs 59 crore and are to be executed over two years. The first is to implement a fully integrated asset management system with comprehensive geospatial functionality. Northern Powergrid is an electricity distribution company, delivering electricity to nearly four million domestic and commercial customers across the north east of England.


RAJESH EXPORTS secures Rs. 432 crores worth export order

BSE 6 Feb 2013

Rajesh Exports Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated February 06, 2013, titled “RAJESH EXPORTS secures Rs. 432 crores worth export order”.


B. L. Kashyap and Sons Ltd bags orders worth Rs. 900 Crores

BSE 6 Feb 2013

B. L. Kashyap and Sons Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated Febraury 06, 2013, titled “B. L. Kashyap and Sons Ltd bags orders worth Rs. 900 Crores”.


Supreme Infra bags Rs 505-cr orders

PTI 5 Feb 2013

Supreme Infrastructure has bagged Rs 505-crore contracts in five States, including Rs 267-crore contract for building an additional office complex for the Supreme Court of India. “The company has added orders worth Rs 505.25 crore. The Central Public Works Department has awarded a Rs 267-crore contract for the construction of an additional office complex for the Supreme Court of India, New Delhi,” the company said in a filing to the BSE.


BHEL bags Rs 2,854-cr order from Bihar project

BL 5 Feb 2013

Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) said it has bagged a Rs 2,854-crore contract for supply of the steam generator package for three coal-fired thermal units of 660 MW each with supercritical parameters. The order has been placed by Nabinagar Power Generation Company Ltd, a joint venture of NTPC Ltd and the Bihar State Electricity Board. The joint venture is setting up the 1,980 MW Nabinagar Supercritical Thermal Power Project (STPP) in Bihar.


Honeywell signs contract to supply avionics systems to Brazil’s Embraer

Reuters 5 Feb 2013

Diversified U.S. manufacture Honeywell International Inc said on that it signed a $2.8 billion lifetime contract to provide Brazil’s Embraer SA (EMBR3.SA) with avionics for the second generation of its E-Jets. Honeywell will sell its Primus Epic system, which integrates a plane’s avionic systems, to the Brazilian aircraft producer. Avionics include navigation, communications and display systems.


Addition of Orders worth Rs. 505.25 cr

BSE 4 Feb 2013

Supreme Infrastructure India Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated February 04, 2013, titled “Addition of Orders worth Rs. 505.25 cr”.


ICTSI wins Honduras port contract

Gmanetwork.com 4 Feb 2013

Global port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) won a contract to build and operate the container and cargo terminal of Puerto Cortes in Honduras.
The company said it won the international public bidding for the 30-year contract to design, finance, construct, maintain, operate and exploit the Specialized Container and Cargo Terminal of Puerto Cortes, ICTI noted in a disclosure to Philippine Stock Exchange.


Encore wins £5m college contract

Heraldscotland.com 4 Feb 2013

ONE of Glasgow City Council’s arm’s-lenth organisations (Aleos) has won a multimillion-pound contract to provide catering services at the giant new City of Glasgow College. Encore Hospitality Services saw off competition from 30 companies to win the £4.8 million four-year deal. The company said the contract will involve catering for well in excess of 50,000 students and staff on a daily basis.


Private Iranian company to be awarded IP pipeline contract

Presstv.com 2 Feb 2013

A private Iranian company is scheduled to be awarded the contract for laying a pipeline in Pakistan under the multi-billion-dollar Iran-Pakistan (IP) natural gas supply project between the two Asian countries. Pakistani public sector firm Interstate Gas Systems, and Tehran-based Tadbir Energy Development Group will sign the contract in Islamabad, the English-language The Express Tribune reported.


Micro Tech – Micro Technologies bags Prestigious Order from Fortune Global 500 Company

Moneycontrol.com 2 Feb 2013

Micro Technologies (India) Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated February 04, 2013, titled “Micro Technologies bags Prestigious Order from Fortune Global 500 Company”.


Suzlon gains further on new order win in South Africa

Moneycontrol.com 1 Feb 2013

Shares of wind turbine maker Suzlon Energy extended gains on Friday powered by a new order win in South Africa, coming on the back of arm REpower’s biggest deal. The Pune-based company said it has received notice to proceed to commence construction of the Cookhouse Wind Energy facility located in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. Suzlon will supply 66 turbines of the S.88 2.1mw type to the project.


Kiska wins $93M contract for Newburgh bridge work

Recorderonline.com 1 Feb 2013

The New York State Bridge Authority awarded a $93.1 million contract to replace the deck on the 32-year-old south span of the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge for the first time. As expected, the eagerly sought contract went to the low bidder, Kiska Construction of Long Island City. Kiska, the U.S. arm of an international construction company based in Ankara, Turkey, bested nine other bidders whose prices ranged from $94.7 million to $116.8 million.


Unity Infra gains on winning road contract

BS 31 Jan 2013

Unity Infraprojects said that it has received an order worth of Rs 235 crore for road project in Maharashtra. The project involves construction/improvement of major roads in Solapur city under the scheme of Maharashtra Suvarna Jayanti Nagarotthan Mahaabhiyan Yojana Road Project, Phase –I and has a construction period of 18 months, it added.


Suzlon Energy rallies on winning 350 MW order in Canada

BS 31 Jan 2013

Suzlon Energy has rallied 8% to Rs 22.95 after the company said its subsidiary REpower Systems SE has signed a definitive contract with EDF EN Canada Inc, for delivery of 175.2 megawatt (MW) wind turbines of the REpower MM82 and MM92 type for a project in Qubec, Canada. The construction of the first 150 MW phase is expected to begin producing power in December 2014 and the second 200-megawatt phase will follow a year later, it added.


Shriram EPC bags Rs 367-cr orders across sectors

BL 31 Jan 2013

Shriram EPC Ltd. has bagged multiple contracts totalling over Rs 367 crore, including a large order from Hutti Gold Mines, according to a press release. Shriram EPC’s total order book is over Rs 4,000 crore. The Rs 234-crore order from Hutti Gold Mines Company Limited, a Karnataka Government undertaking, is for construction of a circular shaft, 6 metres wide, to a depth of 960 metres.


SNC-led consortium wins contract to build new SkyTrain line

Theglobeandmail.com/news 30 Jan 2013

The provincial government of British-Columbia has awarded a consortium led by SNC-Lavalin an $889-million contract to design, build and finance the long-awaited Evergreen Line extension to Coquitlam. EGRT Construction will begin work on the seven-stop, 11-kilometre line next month.


ExxonMobil Awards DSM Contract

Vocm.com/news 30 Jan 2013

ExxonMobil has awarded the contract for fabrication of the Drilling Support Module (DSM) for the Hebron Project to Kiewit Infrastructure Canada. The signing took place this week. The 3200 metric tonne unit will be constructed at the Kiewit Offshore Cowhead facility in Marystown.
ExxonMobil earlier identified the Marystown yard as the single available facility in the province with the capacity to undertake the work.


Toshiba Wins $214 Million Med-Equip Contract

Fool.com/investigating/general 30 Jan 2013

The Department of Defense announced it has awarded two contracts worth a combined $225.8 million for the supply of radiology systems, subsystems, and components to the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and federal civilian agencies. The first contract, for $211 million, goes to Toshiba America Medical Systems. This contract will be performed in fiscal years 2013 and 2014. The second contract, for $11.8 million, goes to Toshiba subsidiary Vital Images of Minnetonka, Minn.


Suzlon signs 50 MW order with Orange Renewable Power

BS 30 Jan 2013

Wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon Group and Orange Renewable Power, an independent power producer (IPP), have agreed on a 50.4 MW wind energy project, scheduled for completition in FY 2012-13. Suzlon will supply 24 units of the S88-2.1 MW wind turbine generators totalling 50.4 MW of capacity, install, operate and maintain the wind turbines for this end-to-end project in the Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan, the company said an announcement on the Bombay Stock Exchange.


Kuwait awards $487m port contract

Arabianbusiness.com 30 Jan 2013

Kuwait’s state oil company has awarded Turkish conglomerate STFA a contract worth KWD137m (US$487m) to build a small port and expand an existing one at a refinery in the Gulf Arab country, state news agency KUNA said. STFA will double the capacity at the port used to transport oil from the Ahmadi refinery, KUNA said, citing Ahmed Rashid, the deputy managing director of Kuwait Oil Company.


BHPV bags 2 major orders

BL 29 Jan 2013

Bharat Heavy Plate and Vessels (BHPV), a subsidiary of BHEL, here has bagged two major non-power sector orders, according to C.P. Chengappa, officer on special duty and Executive Director. He was speaking here at the plant on the occasion of the Republic Day after hoisting the National Flag. Reviewing the performance of BHPV, he said it was well on its way to recovery and its achievements during 2012-13 were quite substantial.


Suzlon Energy bags order for supplying 22 MW of turbines

Moneycontrol.com 29 Jan 2013

Wind power major Suzlon Energy said it has received an order for supplying turbines for setting up a 22 MW project in Tamil Nadu. “Suzlon Group has signed a contract for a 21.75 MW project with Sri Kumarswamy Mineral Exports Private Limited. The project comprises nine units of 1.25 MW and five units of 2.1 MW wind turbines,” Suzlon Energy said in a statement. The project is set to be commissioned in the Dindigul and Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu by the end of March 2013.


Washington area federal contract awards for Jan. 28

Washingtonpost.com 28 Jan 2013

Aliron International of Bethesda; Arora Group of Gaithersburg; Chesapeake Government Health Services of Vienna; and PhyAmerica Government Services of Springfield won a contract worth up to $100 million from the Navy for various ancillary services.
AllTech of Herndon won a contract worth up to $10.8 million from the Department of Homeland Security for miscellaneous services.


Goodwill, Army Reserve enter contract

Thetandd.com 28 Jan 2013

The Orangeburg Army Reserve Center has entered into a contract with Goodwill Industries of Lower South Carolina to provide grounds maintenance and custodial services. The contract became effective Jan. 1. Three new part-time positions were created as part of the contract. The contract is through the AbilityOne program. Goodwill operates a retail store here that employs approximately 30 people.


CCCC Fourth Harbor Bags Yudean Terminal Contract (China)

dredgingtoday.com 28 Jan 2013

Recently, CCCC Fourth Harbor Engineering Co., Ltd. has won the bid for Section II of the Yudean coal terminal in the new Bohe zone of Maoming Port in Guangdong Province, with a contract value of 410 million yuan and a construction period of 17 months. The project involves a 100000t gravity caisson unloading terminal and a 35000t coal terminal (including auxiliary works), two working vessel berths, port revetment and power plant water intake.


Elbit Systems gets $35 million Israel defense contract

Reuters 28 Jan 2013

Elbit Systems (ESLT.TA) won a $35 million contract from Israel’s Defense Ministry for the development of advanced features for unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). The systems will be supplied within three years, Elbit (ESLT.O), Israel’s largest publicly traded defense firm, said. The deal is in addition to contracts awarded by the Defense Ministry for the supply of Hermes 900 UAS and maintenance services in 2012.


Mumbai Airport awards retail contract

BS 25 Jan 2013

Mumbai International Airport Pvt Ltd on Thursday awarded the duty-free retail contract for the upcoming Terminal 2 to a consortium led by Aer Rianta International.


First rail freight corridor contract to Tata JV

BS 25 Jan 2013

Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd ( DFCC) has finally awarded its first major contract, of about Rs 3,300 crore, to a Tata–Aldesa joint venture (JV) for construction of a 343-km double track line between Bhaupur (Kanpur) and Khurja. The World Bank has funded $975 million (Rs 5,250 crore) for this stretch, a design-build lumpsum contract requiring implementation within four years, says DFCC.


Jindal Steel wins Rs 500 cr order from Power Grid

PTI 25 Jan 2013

Jindal Steel and Power on Thursday said it has bagged Rs 500 crore order from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) for supply of 80,000 tonnes of steel, which will be used in setting up two transmission towers in Southern India. “We are happy to bag the PGCIL order for supplying 80,000 tonnes of steel for setting up transmission towers. Worth Rs 500 crore, the order will be executed from February onwards,” a company spokesperson told PTI.


Tata Projects, Aldesa bag Rs 3,300 cr freight corridor project

BL 25 Jan 2013

A consortium of Tata Projects and Spanish firm Aldesa has bagged a Rs 3,300 crore civil works contract to build a rail track between Bhaupur and Khurja in Uttar Pradesh, a 343-km segment of the dedicated eastern freight corridor. “Physical work is expected to start from March-April. A letter of intent has been issued for the project,” said Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation Ltd Managing Director, R. K. Gupta.


Infosys Gets BT Unit Order for Software Product

online.wsj.com 23 Jan 2013

Infosys Ltd. said it has received an order from a unit of BT Group PLC to provide a software product which helps businesses save costs in their customer-service operations. The product, Assistedge, will allow call-center agents reduce their average call-handling time by up to half, said Gopal Devanahalli, a vice president at the company’s products, platforms and solutions unit. Assistedge will help companies maintain a historical database of customer interactions across platforms like email, chats, telephone and social media and present it to call-center agents on a single window, he said. He declined to comment on the financial terms of the contract.


Afcons Infra consortium bags $290 mn ONGC contract

PTI 22 Jan 2013

Shapoorji Pallonji group’s Afcons Infrastructure has bagged a $290 million contract to develop HRD process platform for ONGC. The contract has been awarded to a consortium led by Afcons Infrastruture with Technip KT India and THHE Malaysia, the company said in a statement. The scope of the work includes engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning of the project, which is expected to be completed within 28 months.


MBL Infra bags further orders of Rs. 147.37 Crs. from existing clients

Moneycontrol.com 22 Jan 2013

MBL Infrastructures Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated January 21, 2013, titled “MBL Infra bags further orders of Rs. 147.37 Crs. from existing clients”


Alcatel Lucent Wins Reliance Contract – Analyst Blog

Nasdaq.com 22 Jan 2013

Paris-based telecom equipment manufacturer has Alcatel Lucent ( ALU ) has received an 8-year contract from India-based Reliance Communications to manage its mobile and fixed networks in the southern and eastern regions of India. The contract, valued at $1 billion is primarily aimed at cutting costs and improving efficiencies for Reliance Communications.


Acciona Awarded $200 Million Water Contract for Fujairah

Bloomberg.com 22 Jan 2013

Acciona SA (ANA), the Spanish company that treats water for six million people a day, said it won a seven- year contract worth at least $200 million to expand the Fujairah desalination plant in the United Arab Emirates. The contract from Emirates SembCorp Water & Power Co., a public-private company made up of the Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority and Singapore’s SembCorp Industries Ltd. (SCI), allows the company based in Madrid’s Alcobendas suburb to design, build and operate the plant, whose capacity will increase by 30 percent to 592,000 cubic meters a day.


Downer wins $90m NSW rail contract

Skynews.com 22 Jan 2013

Engineering firm Downer EDI has clinched a $90 million contract for a NSW rail infrastructure project aimed at removing bottlenecks on a major freight corridor. The NSW government contract will see Downer create two passing rail loops on a stretch of track near Gosford on the state’s Central Coast. Downer said the track was part of Australia’s busiest rail corridor linking Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, and had the most serious bottlenecks on the east coast. The works are expected to be completed by mid-2015.

Tecpro receives Rs 140 cr order from West Bengal Power Devt Corp

BS 21 Jan 2013

Tecpro Systems, an engineering procurement and construction, said that it has received an order worth Rs 139.8 crore from the West Bengal Power Development Corporation taking its order inflows till date to Rs 2,300 crore in FY2013. Tecpro will provide supply of ash hadling plant turnkey package for Sagardighi Thermal Power Extension Project, phase II along with other services.


HCL Tech signs transformational deal with D&M Group

BS 21 Jan 2013

HCL Technologies announced that it has signed a transformational engagement with Japan-based D&M Group to provide services in support of the deployment of SAP solutions. The financial details of the deals were not available. With a strong heritage built over 100 years, D+M’s consumer audio brands include Denon and Marantz. The contract bagged by HCL’s enterprise application services (EAS) division will see reconfiguring D+M Japan’s implementation of financial solutions from SAP and other related applications and helping it to align the company’s code structure, HCL will also consolidate the company’s financial data.


Apollo Hospitals signs Rs 400-cr contract for cancer technology

BS 21 Jan 2013

New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has approved a $3.14 billion contract between the state Thruway Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd today announced a contract with Belgium-based Ion Beam Applications S A (IBA), worth around Rs 400 crore, to set up a Proton Therapy Centre for cancer therapy in India. The contract with IBA covers the equipment and services supplied by IBA to help Apollo Hospitals to establish the Apollo Proton Therapy Centre including the long term operation and maintenance. The tie up is for advanced radio therapy technology for treatment of cancer.


L&T Hyderabad Metro awards steel rail supply contract to Tata Corus

BS 21 Jan 2013

L&T Hyderabad Metro Rail Ltd has awarded steel rail supply contract to Tata Corus. The supply deal estimated to be worth about Rs 180 crore will be deployed in the Rs 16,000-crore elevated metro rail project spanning 72 km. The project seeks to decongest three busy corridors in the city. The first consignment is heading to an Indian port later this month and will be moved to Hyderabad metro yards next month.


DiNapoli OK’s $3.1B Tappan Zee bridge contract

Arabianbusiness.com 18 Jan 2013wsj.com 19 Jan 2013

New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has approved a $3.14 billion contract between the state Thruway Authority and Tappan Zee Constructors to design and build the new bridge across the lower Hudson River. DiNapoli says replacing the aging Tappan Zee Bridge is “vital” to the state’s economic prosperity, but notes this approval does not extend to any toll increase or debt issuance. The 66-month contract with a joint venture of Fluor Enterprises, Inc., American Bridge Co., Granite Construction Northeast and Traylor Bros. takes effect immediately.


UAE firm wins Doha sports venue contract

Arabian business.com 19 Jan 2013

UAE-based Al-Futtaim Engineering said on Monday that one of its units has signed a maintenance deal with a Qatar company which operates sporting facilities. Al-Futtaim’s Qatar unit – Hamad and Mohamad Al Futtaim – has inked the five-year mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) maintenance contract with Aspire Logistics.


Rolls-Royce inks Saudi Air Force contract

Arabianbusiness.com 18 Jan 2013

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has said it has signed a contract to provide support for engines powering the Royal Saudi Air Force fleet of Tornado combat aircraft. The deal comes following agreement between the governments of Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom, under the Saudi British Defence Co-operation Programme, a statement said. The four-year agreement provides the repair of modules, accessories and components and a package of new spares for the Tornado’s RB199 engines.


Shipbuilder secures major contract for patrol vessels

Chinadaily.com.cn 18 Jan 2013

Wuchang Shipbuilding Industry Company Ltd signed a 2.5-billion-yuan contract ($397 million) in Beijing to build nine patrol vessels for the country’s marine patrol force, china.org.cn reported. The nine ships are five 3,000-ton vessels and four 5,000-ton vessels, and their design will be based on Haijian 50, a 3,000-ton ship for the China Marine Surveillance fleet, and Haixun 01, a 5,000-ton ship for the China Maritime Safety Administration force.


BHEL bags Rs 730-cr order from Bhutan

BS 17 Jan 2013

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited ( BHEL) has secured a major contract for the electro-mechanical equipment package for a 720 Mw (4×170 Mw) Hydroelectric project in Bhutan. The order envisages manufacture, supply, erection and commissioning of the electro-mechanical equipment for the 720 Mw Mangdechhu Hydroelectric project. The value of the contract is Rs 594 crore plus Balance of Plant on cost plus basis, with which, the total contract value will be in the range of Rs 730 to Rs 750 crore. The project is being set-up under a bilateral agreement between the Government of India, and the Royal Government of Bhutan.


Mcnally Bharat up 4.6% on order for Vizag power plant

Moneycontrol.com 17 Jan 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering gained as much as 4.6 percent intraday on receiving order worth Rs 513 crore. The company said they have received an order for design, engineering, processing, manufacturing, inspection, civil work, erection and commissioning for complete balance of plant equipment (BOP) (total plant excluding boiler, turbine & generator) for a value of Rs 513.19 crore for 1X300 MW Power plant at Vizag.


Jyoti Limited bags order to supply equipment for power project

ET 17 Jan 2013

Vadodara based, Rs 500 crore Jyoti Ltd announced to have secured an order worth Rs 137 million from NCCBSE 0.18 % Ltd. for supply, installation and commissioning of 4 concrete volute type pumps with discharge capacity of 40000 CuM/Hr each and associated motors for cooling water system of 2x660MW coal based super thermal power project. The power project is being set up at Muthukur Mandal, Nellore District of Andhra Pradesh by NCC Power Projects.


RCom signs Rs 5,500-cr network deal with Alcatel

BS 17 Jan 2013

Reliance Communications Ltd (RCoM) signed an eight-year end-to-end network managed services contract with Alcatel-Lucent for $1 billion (around Rs 5,481 crore), covering India’s eastern and southern markets. The move is expected to be followed by a similar contract with Ericsson for the northern and western markets, to be announced soon.


Rolta bags $31mn contract from MLGW

BS 16 Jan 2013

Rolta International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rolta India, announced that it has been awarded a $31 million (around Rs 170 crore) contract by the largest three-service municipal utility in the United States, Memphis Light Gas and Water (MLGW). The deal to be executed over the next two years, will see Rolta provide consulting, systems integration and software services. MLGW is US’s largest three-service municipal utility, serving nearly 430,000 customers.


Alcatel wins eight-year, $1 billion-plus contract from RComm

Reuters 16 Jan 2013

Franco-American telecoms equipment maker Alcatel-Lucent SA (ALUA.PA) has won an eight-year deal valued at more than $1 billion to manage Indian carrier Reliance Communications Ltd’s (RLCM.NS) networks in the east and south of the country. The network outsourcing contract will cut costs for India’s No. 3 carrier, where 4,000 – or about 15 percent – of its employees will move to Alcatel-Lucent as part of the deal, Gurdeep Singh, Chief Executive of Reliance Communications’ wireless business, told reporters.


DANTE awards contract to OPNET

geant.net/Media_Centre/News 16 Jan 2013

DANTE has signed an agreement with OPNET Technologies, Inc. a leading provider of solutions for application and network performance management, to boost IP network planning capacity for its projects, including GÉANT, the pan-European network serving Europe’s research and education community. OPNET software will assist DANTE in network modelling, by simulating growth and fault scenarios, helping to maximise return on investment and minimise disruption to network users. It will also provide a centralised documentation repository and network configuration auditing function that will increase efficiencies of the network operations teams leading to better support for its National Research and Education Network (NREN) community.


Blythe Construction wins contract for Salem Creek Connector

Journalnow.com 16 Jan 2013

The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a contract for the Salem Creek Connector, which officials say will help improve traffic flow in downtown Winston-Salem. The contract is worth $68.9 million and was awarded to Blythe Construction Inc. and Parsons Brinckerhoff Inc., both of Charlotte. The new road will go from Martin Luther King Jr. Drive to Rams Drive. The project will include building 10 bridges, primarily over parts of Salem Creek and U.S. 52. The connector will reduce congestion and make it easier to get to U.S. 52 from Winston-Salem State University, Salem, Salem Academy and College and the Piedmont Triad Research Park.


Alphageo – Alphageo bags a contract from Oil India Ltd

Moneycontrol.com 12 Jan 2013

Alphageo (India) Ltd has informed BSE that the Company is awarded a contract by Oil India Ltd for Rs. 17.52 crores for providing 3D Seisloop Seismic Data Acquisition in the state of Mizoram.


Airbus says Avolon signs $1.9 billion A320neo order

The Telegraph 11 Jan 2013

European aircraft maker Airbus (EAD.PA) said leasing company Avolon had signed a firm order for 20 A320neo planes in a deal worth $1.9 billion at list prices. Avolon had originally announced a commitment for 15 of the aircraft in July at the Farnborough Airshow.


Rinac bags cold storage order from Hatsun Agro

BL 8 Jan 2013

Rinac India Ltd has bagged an Rs 2.9-crore order from Hatsun Agro Products Ltd to set up a cold storage facility at its plant in Dharmapuri district. A press release from Rinac said this order is for design, engineering, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of curd incubation and cold storage facility at the dairy company’s plant. Rinac will set up three cold rooms, three curd incubation rooms, three blast chillers with processing area and ante rooms.


Suzlon inks two new UK orders

BL 8 Jan 2013

Suzlon Group’s UK subsidiary, REpower UK, has signed two new contracts totalling 16.4 MW. The company will be supplying wind turbines for a new wind farm at Wear Point in Pembrokeshire, South Wales, as well as the Avonmouth wind farm in south west England. Wear Point, jointly owned by infrastructure company John Laing and developer Infinergy, will consist of four MM 82 turbines. Construction work at Wear Point will commence in summer 2013 and will be completed towards the end of the year.


Airbus bags multi-crore deal to supply six refuelling aircraft

BL 5 Jan 2013

European Airbus has bagged a deal worth around Rs 8,000 crore to supply six mid-air refuelling tanker aircraft to the IAF, which will deploy them to extend the striking range of its fighter jets deployed along the Indo-China border in the Northeast. As per the defence procurement procedure, the firm offering the lowest price and meeting all tender requirements is awarded the contract.


Mcnally Bharat gains 3% on new orders worth Rs 72 cr

Moneycontrol.com 3 Jan 2013

McNally Bharat Engineering Company gained nearly 3 percent intraday amid large volumes as the company has received two orders worth Rs 72 crore. The order of Rs 59.04 crore is for supply, civil works and erection & commissioning services for a paste fill plant at Rahjasthan. The second order of Rs 13 crore is for civil, water supply, sanitary & plumbing work for office building at Kolkata.


KEC International wins orders worth Rs. 1511 crore

BSE 2 Jan 2013

KEC International Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated January 02, 2013, titled “KEC International wins orders worth Rs. 1511 crore”


EMCO bags order worth Rs. 458 Crores from PGCIL for 800 KV HVDC Transmission Lines

BSE 2 Jan 2013

Emco Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated January 02, 2013, titled “EMCO bags order worth Rs. 458 Crores from PGCIL for 800 KV HVDC Transmission Lines”


Corporate Announcement

BSE 28 Dec 2012

Tecpro Systems Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated December 28, 2012, titled “Tecpro Systems Ltd receives order worth Rs. 267.3 crore from Kanti Bijlee Utpadan Nigam Ltd (an NTPC subsidiary)”.


L&T Hydrocarbon gets Rs 71 cr order from ONGC

BL 28 Dec 2012

Larsen & Toubro Hydrocarbon has secured an offshore contract valued at Rs 781 crore from Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC). The contract, won against international competitive bidding, encompasses total ‘EPCI’ — Engineering Procurement Construction & Installation — of three wellhead platforms, spread over Heera and South Heera fields of the state—run exploration giant, a company statement said.


KPTL Received New Orders worth over Rs. 950 Crores

BSE 27 Dec 2012

Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd has informed BSE regarding “KPTL Received New Orders worth over Rs. 950 Crores”


China’s State Grid wins bid in Brazil

Chinadaily.com.cn 27 Dec 2012

The State Grid Corporation of China has won a bid for a power transmission project in Brazil, the company announced Wednesday via a statement on its website. The SGCC, China’s biggest power transmission company, together with Brazil’s Copel and Furnas, made a successful bid for the G section of the No 007/2012 power transmission project concession with an allowed first year operational income of 100 million Brazilian real ($49.57 million), according to the statement. The project involves a 967-kilometer, 500-kv transmission line and expansion programs for four 500 kv transformer substations.


Daewoo wins $1.8 bn order from Norway

Reuters 26 Dec 2012

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering said it had secured a 1.9 trillion won ($1.8 billion) order to build a fixed platform for Norway’s Statoil ASA. Daewoo said it would complete the 31,000-ton offshore platform for the production of oil or gas by the end of 2016. The platform capable of producing 80,000 barrels of crude a day would be installed on the continental shelf in the British sector of the North Sea, it said. The shipbuilder said it had won a total of $12.7 billion in orders so far this year, including the platform.


HCC-Coastal JV awarded Rs. 231 crore contract

Press Release Dec 24, 2012

Hindustan Construction Company Ltd in joint venture with Coastal Projects Ltd has been awarded a letter of award for construction of single line BG Tunnel No.3 ( App. Total length 4900 RM) at Km 24.300 to KM 29.200 in between Station Kalmai Road and Kambiron Road in connection with Construction of New Railways Line Project Jiribam-Tupal, Imphal from North East Frontier Railway. The value of the contract is Rs. 230.98 crores. The company’s share in the total value of the contract is 60% i.e. Rs. 138.59 crore. The project will be completed in 28 months.


Mohit Industries : Receipt of Order

BSE Dec 24, 2012

Mohit Industries Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received an Order from The Tamil Nadu Handloom Weavers Co-Operative Society Limited (A Tamil Nadu Government Undertaking) for supply of 11,00,000 polycot dhoties. The Total Amount of the Tender allocated to the Company is approximately Rs. 100 millions.


Micro Technotogies innovates & launches advanced vehicle security solution awarded contract by a teading municipat corporation

Press Release Dec 24, 2012

Micro Wins Order Amid Stiff Competition Due To Cost Effectiveness & Technological Superiority Of Micro Vbb First Municipal Corporation To Avail Of Lnnovative Micro Vbb Fuel Sensor Unique Features Lnclude Advanced Gis Lnterface, Location Ldentifier, Device Protection Supplies Feature -Rich Vehicle Tracking & Manatement System.


Bell Helicopter Signs Agreement with Dynamatic Technologies Limited

BSE Dec 21, 2012

Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. Company ( NYSE: TXT), has signed a Memo of Understanding ( MoU) with
Dynamatic Technologies to explore establishing Dynamatic® as a sub-contractor for its Bell 407 Air
Frame Cabin Assembly, Air Frame Component and Details.
The estimated business volume of the work proposed is approximately $ 243 USD over a ten year period
starting in 2013.


G E Shipping contracts to buy new building MR Product Tanker

Press Release Dec 21, 2012

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited (G E Shipping) has placed an order for 1 new building Medium Range Tanker to be built at STX ( Dalian) shipbuilding Co Ltd., China. The contract also gives GE shipping the option at add more ships at a later date. The contracted ship, of about 50,000 dwt, will be built according to the new eco design feature.


IL&FS awarded Rs 168 crore port contract

BS Dec 21, 2012

Hyderabad-based IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited has received a letter of award (LoA) for the execution of an engineering procurement and construction (EPC) contract at Dighi Port in Maharashtra. The contract value is Rs 168 crore, according to a company filing to Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).The contract involves the construction of a multipurpose berth, development of a backup area including the construction of utilities. The company said it has received the LoA from from IL&FS Maritime Infrastructure Company Limited(IMICL) on behalf of Dighi Port Limited. It has to complete the project in 545 days from the date of notice to proceed, it said.


Capgemini bags Euro 100 million outsourcing contract from Unilever

BS Dec 20, 2012

Unilever, a fast moving consumer goods company, has signed Capgemini, a global consulting and outsourcing services provider, as one of its global Strategic Suppliers under its ‘Partner to Win’ programme. Capgemini has also been awarded a more than Euro 100 million five-year outsourcing contract for Unilever continuing its seven-year relationship delivering Unilever’s Southern Hemisphere Record to Report operations, global inter company processes, as well as Access Control and Reporting & Monitoring globally.


BGR Energy surges on winning orders from NTPC

BSE Dec 20, 2012

BGR Energy Systems has surged 6% to Rs 278 after the company said that it has bagged orders for supply of steam turbine and generators from state owned NTPC for the proposed 2X800 MW super thermal power project at Lara in Chattisgarh. The value of the order is Rs 1,548 crore.


S Korea’s Doosan Heavy wins $560 mn order in India

Reuters Dec 18, 2012

Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co Ltd said on Tuesday it won a 600 billion won order from NTPC Ltd to provide two boilers for use at a power plant in Chhattisgarh, India. The South Korean company said in a press release it plans to supply the boilers by 2016


McNally Bharat bags Rs 733-crore order from ACC

BS Dec 17, 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Limited (MBE), a Kolkata-headquartered engineering company, has received an order worth Rs 733.34 crore from cement manufacturer ACC Limited.
The contract, which involves onshore supply, civil construction and installation and erection of ACC’s new cement plant at Jamul in Chhattisgarh, has a contractual delivery period of 30.5 months, MBE said in a filing to the BSE on Monday.


KEC International bags orders worth Rs 612 cr

TOI 14 Dec 2012

KEC International, an RPG Group company in the engineering, procurement and construction segment, said it has secured orders worth Rs 612 crore in last one month from various customers across the world. “We secured orders worth Rs 612 crore in various business segments, including transmission, power systems, cables and water businesses. They (the orders) are coming from all over the globe,” the company’s MD & CEO Ramesh Chandak told PTI.


ACME Bikaner wins 25 MW solar project in Odisha

BL 13 Dec 2012

ACME Bikaner Solar Power Pvt Ltd has emerged the winner in the 25 MW solar PV programme of the Odisha Government, quoting a tariff of Rs 7.28 per kWhr. The company, a subsidiary of ACME Tele Power Ltd, will invest Rs 200 crore in putting up the project. ACME’s solar portfolio of 67.5 MW includes 15 MW Solar in Gujarat (commissioned), 2.5 MW Solar Thermal in Rajasthan (commissioned) and 25 MW Solar PV in Madhya Pradesh which is under installation.


BAE wins $400 million deal for U.S. Navy aircraft

Reuters 13 Dec 2012

The US unit of Britain’s BAE Systems Plc said it has won a contract valued at up to $400 million over the next five years to maintain and service more than 300 US Navy trainer aircraft. BAE said that the contract, which covers inspections, repairs and logistical support for the Navy’s T-34, T-44 and T-6 trainer aircraft, would help it expand its services business.


Receipt of order from Indian Navy worth Rs. 485.00 crores

BSE 12 Dec 2012

ABG Shipyard Ltd has informed BSE regarding “Receipt of order from Indian Navy worth Rs. 485.00 crores”


L&T Construction Wins Rs. 1002 Cr. Orders in Domestic & International Markets

BSE 12 Dec 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated December 12, 2012 titled “L&T Construction Wins Rs. 1002 Cr. Orders in Domestic & International Markets”.


Madison bags Radikal Rice account

BL 11 Dec 2012

Advertising firm Madison Media has won the media mandate of Radikal Rice, manufacturers and suppliers of premium basmati rice. The account size, estimated at Rs 25 crore, saw aggressive participation from agencies such as MEC, Zenith Optimedia and Carat. Gautam Kiyawat, Group CEO, Madison Media, said, “We are looking forward to helping the company gain its rightful share in India’s growing food industry.”


Punj Lloyd bags Rs 528-cr project in Singapore

BL 11 Dec 2012

Diversified global conglomerate Punj Lloyd Group said it has bagged a contract worth Rs 528 crore in Singapore to construct a new prison headquarter. “Punj Lloyd Group today said it bagged Rs 528 crore worth project from the Singapore prison service to construct the new prison headquarters of the Changi prison complex,” the company said in a statement.


Reliance Ind, BP bag Egypt crude oil supply tenders

BL 11 Dec 2012

Reliance Industries and its British partner BP have won big crude oil supply tenders from Egypt for 2013. Reliance Industries (RIL) won the bulk (18 cargoes) on offer from Egypt’s Ras Gharib terminal, winning around 1.5 million tonne of the heavy crude. BP managed to get 15 cargoes in 2013, amounting to 1.2 million.


Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has been declared the successful bidder in respect of the bid invited by Karnataka State Highways Improvement Project.

BSE Dec 10, 2012

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Joint Venture led by the Company has been declared the successful bidder in respect of the bid invited by Karnataka State Highways Improvement Project (KSHIP) (Public Works, Ports & Inland Water Transport Department), Government of Karnataka for the following project in the name of Joint Venture known as ‘Sadbhav -GKC’ in the ratio of 50:50 respectively.


KEC International Wins Orders worth Rs. 612 crores.

BSE Dec 10, 2012

The company has secured various orders in India and Americas.
• Rs. 210 crore order for supply and erection fi 765 KV single circuit transmission lines between Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) and Moga (Punjab) on turnkey basis. The order is secured from the Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. The project duration is 24 months.
• SAE Towers, the wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, has secured various orders for supply of lattice towers to Brazil, Mexico and United States. The total value of these orders is Rs. 224 crore.


Punj Lloyd bags Rs 528-cr project in Singapore

Press Trust of India Dec 10, 2012

• Diversified global conglomerate Punj Lloyd Group today said it has bagged a contract worth Rs 528 crore in Singapore to construct a new prison headquarter.
• “Punj Lloyd Group today said it bagged Rs 528 crore worth project from the Singapore prison service to construct the new prison headquarters of the Changi prison complex,” the company said in a statement.


Shriram EPC bags $230-million contract in Basra

BL 6 Dec 2012

Shriram EPC Ltd has bagged a $230 million contract for setting up a storm water and sewer system in Basra, Iraq. The Rs 1,150-crore order will be carried out through a joint venture with the Mokul Group, a service provider with a global presence across diverse industries. According to a press release from Shriram EPC, the order involves setting up a basic sanitary system in Basra, including engineering, supply, installation of pipelines, pumping stations and road works.


BEML bags orders worth Rs 523 crore

Decan Herald 5 Dec 2012

Public sector defence equipment company BEML Limited has won a prestigious order from the kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the supply of dumpers and excavators for its mining segment, BEML said. The Saudi Arabian order is valued at around Rs 73 crores and is for the supply of 22 60-tonne dumpers and eight 100-tonne dumpers. BEML has bagged the order amidst stiff competition from various other global players, the company said. The consignment was shipped recently from Chennai Port to Jeddah Port.


Ramco Systems wins order from ADC Energy

BS 4 Dec 2012

Enterprise software product firm Ramco Systems has bagged a deal from Dubai-based engineering and construction solutions company, ADC Energy Systems, to provide enterprise resource planning on Cloud.


Indian-origin executive among top new appointees at News Corp

ET 4 Dec 2012

News Corp today announced a major restructuring of its top management in line with its decision to split into two publicly traded firms, naming a new head for its troubled British newspaper arm and appointing an Indian- origin executive to head the publishing business’ finances. The company said Dow Jones Editor-in-Chief and Managing Editor of The Wall Street Journal Robert Thomson will become the CEO of the new proposed publishing entity, following the company’s intended separation into two independent, publicly traded companies.


Thermax hits 52-week high on Rs 503-cr EPC order

BS 3 Dec 2012

Thermax has received an order from the state-owned company for setting up a captive power plant for its new 3 million ton per annum integrated steel plant in Central India. “The company will design, engineer, construct and commission the project on a turnkey basis. The supply of equipment includes three 160 tonnes per hour capacity (3×160 TPH) boilers that use multiple fuels – blast furnace and coke oven gas from the steel process and light diesel oil – and two 40 MW each steam turbines,” Thermax said in a statement.


Mylan Labs bags Rs 683-crore order from South Africa

BS 3 Dec 2012

Mylan Laboratories Limited, the Indian subsidiary of Mylan Inc, has been selected as one of the suppliers of anti-retroviral (ARV) drugs for treating HIV patients to the South African health department for a two-year period starting January 1, 2013. The company, through its South African subsidiary Mylan Limited, has secured a Rand 1.12-billion (Rs 683 crore) order, representing 19.1 per cent of the total tender value.


L&T Construction wins orders worth Rs 1,178 cr

BL 30 Nov 2012

L&T Construction said that it has secured orders valued at over Rs 1,178 crore in November. Its buildings and factories division has got orders worth Rs 595 crore from UAE for the construction of a hospital building and associated facilities. In the solar division, the company has bagged engineering, procurement and construction orders worth Rs 280 crore for the construction of solar PV systems in Rajasthan.


McNally Bharat Engg’s German arm bags order from Vale

BL 30 Nov 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Co Ltd (MBECL) said on Thursday that its 100 per cent step-down German subsidiary — MBE Coal & Mineral Technologies GmbH — would supply three pneumatic flotation cells to Vale Group, the largest producer of iron ore in the world.
The units would be for Vale’s Timbopeba iron ore mine in Brazil. The ordered units, worth 2.2 million euro or Rs 15.95 crore, will have to be supplied within 11 months.


Unity Infraproj – Project Awarded by PWD (Government of Maharashtra) of Rs. 138.00 Crores

Moneycontrol.com 30 nov 2012

Unity Infraprojects Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have been awarded the following Project:
1. Addition and Alteration (Renovation) to Mantralaya Main Building, Mumbai 400032 by Public Work Department (PWD), Government of Maharashtra and the said project is to be completed within a period of 8 months. The Project Value is Rs. 138.00 crores.


Cipla gains on partner’s contract win

Ndtv.com 30 Nov 2012

South Africa awarded a $667 million contract to supply life-prolonging HIV medicine to 12 international and domestic firms, including Cipla Medpro, to deal with its biggest health problem. Shares in drugmaker Cipla rose 1.4 per cent after Cipla Medpro won a share in South Africa’s $667 million contract, as it supplies the bulk of Cipla Medpro’s drugs.


TCS bags Rs 1,280-cr contract from UK

BS 29 Nov 2012

TCS, India’s largest IT services company, on Wednesday said that it had bagged a multi-year contract from the UK government’s home office department to manage the technology requirements of its newly-formed Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The company did not divulge the value of the contract. Sources said the contract, with an initial tenure of five years, is of £145 million ($232 million or Rs 1,285 crore). This may well make it one of the largest deals the company has bagged in Europe in recent years.


Vascon bags orders worth Rs 229.5

BS 27 Nov 2012

Vascon Engineers Limited, an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services company said it bagged four EPC orders with a total worth of Rs 229.5 crore across Pune, Ludhiana and Chennai.
In Pune, it will be a Godrej Group project worth Rs 101 crore for construction of a residential project of 6.7 lakh square feet expected to be completed by 2014 end. Project bagged by Vascon in Ludhiana is the construction of Dayanand Medical College & Hospital spread over 2,65,000 sq ft, worth Rs 52.5 crore and expected to be delivered within 18 months. The Chennai order consists of two projects from North Town estates of construction of housing complex and parking.


Construction Contract Awarded for New U.S. Embassy in Mbabane, Swaziland

Press Release Nov 26, 2012

The Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) announces the $109 million design/build contract, awarded through best value determination, for the new U.S. Embassy in Mbabane, Swaziland to B.L. Harbert, International LLC of Birmingham, Alabama.
The multi-building complex, located in the Ezulwini Township, will include a new chancery support facilities, and access controls. The project is scheduled for completion in June 2015.
The concept design architect is Karn Charuhas Chapman & Twohey (KCCT) of Washington, D.C. and the architect of record is Page Southerland Page of Arlington, Virginia.


Accenture Receives Contract Award for Identity Management and Credentialing System

http://newsroom.accenture.com Nov 26, 2012

ARLINGTON, Va.; Nov. 26, 2012 – Accenture Federal Services received a five-year contract from the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to create identity management and credentialing system processes to verify and manage millions of identities for those working at sensitive, secure areas throughout the U.S. transportation system. The contract has a ceiling of $250 million


CFE awards pipeline contract for Mexico

Pipelinesinternational.com 26 Nov 2012

Sempra Mexico, a subsidiary of Sempra International, was awarded two contracts by Mexico’s state-owned electricity utility Comision Federal de Electricidad (CFE) to construct, own, and operate an approximately 820 km pipeline network connecting the northwestern states of Sonora and Sinaloa.
After a competitive and transparent international public bidding process, Sempra Mexico was selected to develop the new $US1 billion pipeline network. The network will be comprised of two segments that will interconnect to the United States’ interstate pipeline system in Arizona and will provide natural gas to new and existing CFE power plants that currently use fuel oil.


Siemens bags wind power orders worth €880 million

BL 24 Nov 2012

Siemens Energy said it has secured a 138 MW order from Jeffrey’s Bay wind power plant in South Africa. The order also marks the company’s entry into the country’s wind power sector. Siemens has now received a total of 16 orders for over 270 onshore wind turbines from Europe and South Africa since July 2012.


Suzlon Group wins 39.9 MW
orders from GSFC, BEL

ET 23 Nov 2012

Wind turbine manufacturer Suzlon Group has bagged contracts for 39.9 MW projects from Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd and Bharat Electronics Ltd. The projects comprise 19 units of Suzlon’s S95 – 2.1 MW wind turbines, the company said. It signed a contract for 29.4 MW with GSFC and for 10.5 MW with BEL.


Unity Infra bags Rs 138cr Mantralaya project; stock up 3%

ET 23 Nov 2012

Unity Infraprojects has bagged Rs 138 crore Mantralaya project, reports Times of India. At 09:41 hrs Unity Infraprojects was quoting at Rs 45.80, up Rs 1.40, or 3.15%. It has touched an intraday high of Rs 48.40 and an intraday low of Rs 45. It was trading with volumes of 39,862 shares. In the previous trading session, the share closed up 1.37% or Rs 0.60 at Rs 44.40.


Sterlite Tech bags Rs 200 cr order from Arasu Cable

BS Nov 22, 2012, 11:18 IST

Even as the Madras High Court is hearing the Cable TV digitisation case, it is learnt that state-run MSO Arasu Cable Corporation has placed orders for set top boxes. The Rs 200 crore order has been bagged by Vedanta Group company Sterlite Technologies .


Pennar Inds – Receipt of orders from ABB Ltd., Volvo India and others worth Rs. 50 Crore

BSE Nov 20, 2012

Pennar Industries Ltd has submitted to BSE a copy of the Press Release in connection with orders worth Rs. 50 Crore bagged by Pennar Industries Limited and its subsidiary Pennar Engineered Building Systems Limited from ABB Ltd, Volvo India Pvt Ltd, Lotus Warehousing & Solutions Pvt Ltd, ZTT India Pvt Ltd, Samruddhi Industries Ltd and Brattle Foods Pvt Ltd.


L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 2503 crores

BSE Nov 20, 2012

L&T Construction has won new orders valued over Rs. 2503 crores across various business segments.
The Infrastructure IC of L&T Construction has secured a orde, valuded Rs. 1985 crores ( excluding taxes) from GVK Projects and Technical Services. L&T will execute major portion of works for 850 MW Ratle Hydroelectric Power Project located on the Chenab in the Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir. The company has received “Limited notice to Proceed’ to commence operations.
The buildings and Factories IC has bagged new orders worth Rs. 397 crores for the construction of a commercial building in Mumbai, including additional orders from various on going projects.
In yet another development, water and Effluent Treatment business has received an order worth Rs. 121 crores from the Public Health Engineering Department Government of Rajasthan for water supply in Fathepur-Laxmangarh, Rajasthan.


Update on Financial tie up for development of Integrated Multilevel Automatic Car Parking at Khilwat, Hyderabad on Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) basis

BSE Nov 20, 2012

IL&FS Transportation Networks Ltd has informed BSE that the consortium comprised of the Company and its subsidiary, Futurcage infrastructure India Limited had been mandated with the project for undertaking the development of an Integrated Multi level Automatic Car Parking facility and real estate portion of approx 4944 sq. meters at Khilwat, Hyderabad (the “Project”) by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), Hyderabad.
The Concession Agreement was signed on May 25, 2012 for a period of 30 years including construction period of 2 years. The estimated cost of the Project is Rs. 72.54 Crores and the revenue to the Project shall accrue from parking fee and leasing of retail space during the Concession Period.
Further the Company has informed that, the financial tie-up of loans for a sum of Rs. 47.15 Crores has been achieved and loan agreements were executed with Central Bank of India on November 16, 2012.


Jyoti Limited has bagged an order worth 7.48 crores for irrigation schemes

BSE Nov 20, 2012

Jyoti Limited has bagged an order from Government of Maharashtra-Water Resource Department worth Rs. 7.48 crores for Design, Manufacture, Supply, Erection, Testing and commissioning 6 Nos forced water Lubricated V.T. Pumps set with allied equipment complete for Brahagavan LIS part 2, Stage 1&2, Tal-Paithan, District Aurangabad.


Gamesa bags order from PSU for 56 turbines

BL 19 Nov 2012

Gamesa Wind Turbines India has bagged an order from SJVN Ltd, a ‘mini-ratna’ central public sector undertaking, for the supply of 56 wind turbines of 850 kW capacity each, totaling 47.60 MW. The order comes with a 10-year ‘operations and maintenance’ services contract. Sources have told Business Line that the order, excluding the service contract, is worth around Rs 300 crore. SJVN’s wind farm is coming up in Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra. Gamesa has said the project would be commissioned in eight months.


Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has been declared the successful bidder for Four laning of Rajsamand-Bhilwara Section.

BSE 19 Nov 2012

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has been declared the successful bidder in respect of the bid invited by National Highways Authority of India (Ministry of Road Transport and Highways) G-5&6, Sector-10D, Dwarka, New Delhi – 110075 for the following project :
“Four laning of Rajsamand-Bhilwara Section of NH-758 (from km 0.000 to km 872.250) under NHDP Phase IV in the State of Rajasthan on DBFOT (Toll) Basis”
The estimated total cost of development of the said project stands at Rs. 720.00 Crores. The Concession Period of the project is 30 (Thirty) years from Appointed Date. The Company is eligible for grant of Rs. 266.40 crores (39.30% of Tender Project Cost).


Ramky Infra achieved financial tie-up for its Hospet Chitradurga Road Project in the State of Karnataka

BSE 15 Nov 2012

Ramky Infrastructure Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated November 15, 2012 titled “Ramky Infra achieved financial tie-up for its Hospet Chitradurga Road Project in the State of Karnataka”.
Ramky Infrastructure Limited (RIL) was awarded a project by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for undertaking Four Laning of Hospet –Chitradurga section of NH13 from KM 299.0000 to KM 418.600 in the state of Karnataka under National Highways Development project (NHDP) Phase –III on Design, Build, Finance, Operate and Transfer Basis (DBFOT/BOT) basis in BOT (Toll) for which the concession agreement was signed on 19 January 2012.


McNally Bharat Eng wins Rs 91cr contract under BRGF in WB

Moneycontol.com Nov 15, 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering has bagged contracts worth Rs 90.88 crore in West Bengal under Backward Region Grant Fund (BRGF). “The company has received two orders for construction of educational infrastructure facility under BRGF in the districts of Purba Medinipur and Paschim Medinipur for a total value of Rs 90.88 crore,” the company said in a statement to the BSE.


Execution of Technical & Commercial Consultancy & Advisory Services Agreement with Hira Group, Chhattisgarh

BSE 15 Nov 2012

Deccan Gold Mines Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated November 15, 2012, titled “Ganajur Gold Project – Execution of Technical & Commercial Consultancy & Advisory Services Agreement with Hira Group, Chhattisgarh”.


J Kumar Infraprojects bags orders worth Rs 287 cr

Moneycontrol.com 10 Nov 2012

Kumar Infraprojects today said it has bagged orders worth Rs 287 crore for construction of roads, metro stations among others. The company has received orders worth Rs 287.50 crore from various clients i.e DMRC, AMC, MMRDA, MCGM,” J Kumar said in a filing to BSE. The order includes widening of a road and design and construction of an elevated metro station among others. “J Kumar Infraprojects Ltd bags orders (for) widening and improvement of Ambadi-Warshind for 21.25 Km length with bridge…worth Rs 110.75 crore,” the statement said.


CESC bags power distribution contract in Nigeria

BL 10 Nov 2012

CESC Ltd said it has bagged a contract to distribute power in the Nigerian city of Port Harcourt. CESC, which has won the distribution franchisee bid as part of consortium of Nigerian partners and investment firms, would cover 48,000 sq km and expected an annual turnover of $180 million, CESC Chairman Sanjiv Goenka told reporters.


Infosys bags contract from Corporate Affairs ministry

BL 9 Nov 2012

Infosys has won a five-year contract from Ministry of Corporate Affairs worth about $50 million to implement its e-governance solution MCA 21 v2. The MCA 21 v2 is a continuation of the existing MCA 21 project. “The company will provide services, application support, and infrastructure operations for at least five years in a contract valued at approximately $50 million,” Infosys said in a statement.


Boeing on course to sell more planes than Airbus in 2012

ET 9 Nov 2012

Boeing Co reported it has bagged more than 1,000 net new orders so far this year, putting the US planemaker on course to sell more aircraft than European rival Airbus for the first time since 2006. Boeing recorded 1009 net orders through November 6, the US planemaker said on its website, primarily driven by airliner demand for 737 narrow-body jets. The company has received 990 net orders for 737s this year.


IL&FS Engg bags Rs 135.50-cr contract from Emaar-MGF

BL 6 Nov 2012

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd has bagged a letter of intent (LoI) from Emaar-MGF for a construction project worth Rs 135.50 crore. The contract is for construction of the ‘Palm Terraces Select Housing Complex’ in Sector- 66 in Gurgaon.


IVRCL bags orders worth Rs 515 cr

BL 6 Nov 2012

IVRCL Ltd has bagged orders worth Rs 514.75 crore across its buildings, power and transportation divisions. It has bagged a Rs 424-crore order from NTPC Ltd, which entails civil works at Kudgi Super Thermal Power Project, Stage I of 3×800 MW.


L&T led JV bags Rs 12.52 bn Delhi Metro contract

Myris.com 5 Nov 2012

The Infrastructure IC of L&T Construction has bagged a major order worth Rs 12.52 billion from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). The order will be executed as a joint venture with Shanghai Urban Construction Group (SUCG). The joint venture will design and construct a tunnel between Shankar Vihar and Hauz Khas as well as underground stations at Vasant Vihar, Munirka, R.K. Puram, IIT and Hauz Khas. L&T Construction’s share in the project is Rs 8.52 billion.


IL&FS Engineering bags Emirates order worth Rs 445-cr

BL 31 Oct 2012

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited has received a Letter of Intent (LoI) from IL&FS Prime Terminals FZC for construction of Storage Tank Terminal at Fujairah, UAE. The Rs 445 crore project has been awarded on Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) basis. It consists of construction of 15 storage tanks having a total storage capacity of 0.85 million tonnes. The project has to be completed in seventeen months from the commencement date.


L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 1063 Cr

BSE 1 Nov 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated November 01, 2012, titled “L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 1063 Cr”.


Three MRT contracts awarded

Mysinchew.com 31 Oct 2012

Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Sdn Bhd (MRT Corp) has awarded three more systems work packages valued at RM107.3 million to several companies including a joint venture and a consortium. MRT Corp said a joint venture between AFS Engineering (M) Sdn Bhd and ST Electronics Ltd was awarded the contract worth RM23.24 million for the supply of facility SCADA — a system used for the monitoring and controlling of industrial processes — for the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang line.


Union rails against Chinese contract

Abc.net.au 31 Oct 2012

Tasmanian unions are angry state-owned TasRail has awarded a multi-million dollar contract to a Chinese company. Last week, China Northern Rail was chosen to provide more than 190 new container, coal, cement and ore wagons. The contract value is confidential, but TasRail says it is worth less than $20 million.


BS Ltd wins orders worth Rs 117 cr

BL 31 Oct 2012

BS Ltd (formerly known as BS TransComm Ltd) has bagged orders aggregating Rs 117 crore. These orders are for the supply of 765/400 Kv transmission line towers for Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd and state power utilities. Rajesh Agarwal, Chairman and Managing Director, BS Ltd, said: “We have gained momentum in the tower supply business after the company added a capacity of 1,20,000 million tonnes per annum.


Punj Lloyd wins Rs 664 crore residential infrastructure orders in India and Singapore

ET 30 Oct 2012

Diversified global conglomerate, Punj Lloyd Group announced the winning of Rs 664 crore worth infrastructure orders in India and Singapore. “FY 2011-12 has been a mixed bag of opportunities, It is encouraging to note that spending oninfrastructure is beginning get a boost, Both these orders reflect a cautious change in the global sentiment. As a global entity, we will remain focused on executing challenging projects both in India and abroad,” said Atul Punj, chairman, Punj Lloyd.


Zensar wins $21-mn new deals in October

BS 30 Oct 2012

The RPG Group’s information technology arm ,Zensar Technologies, on Monday announced a surge in its manufacturing and BFSI verticals, winning new deals worth $21 million (Rs 113 crore) in October.


Elecon Engineering bags INR 24 crore orders

Steelguru.com 25 Oct 2012

The Economic Times reported that Material Handling Equipments and Transmission Products manufacturer Elecon Engineering Company Limited has bagged INR 24 crore orders. Elecon said that one order of INR 17.13 crore has been bagged from NMDC Limited, while another of INR 7.19 crore has come from Tecpro Systems Ltd.
For NMDC Limited, the company would supply, erect and commission two Lump Ore Stackers including initial spares one each for their Bacheli Complex & Kirandul Complex Projects. The second order pertains to aupplying Wagon Trippler along with Side Arm Charger and Mandatory Spares for Harihar Project.


GEI Industrial Secures Rs.53 Cr. Orders From IOCL

rttnews.com 25 Oct 2012

Manufacturer of surface heat transfer equipment and systems GEI Industrial Systems Ltd. said it had bagged orders aggregating to Rs.53 crore from Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., or IOCL, for supply of air cooled heat exchangers for its refinery project being set up at Paradip in Orissa.


McNally Bharat Bags Rs.9.54 Cr. Construction Contract

rttnews.com 25 Oct 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Co. Ltd., said it had bagged an order for Rs.9.54 crore for construction of 3 nos. G+XI storied residential buildings at G.C.R.C. Ghat Road, Howarh. The contractual delivery period is within 18 months.


HCC bags Rs 373 crore order from Delhi Metro

ET 25 Oct 2012

Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) today said it has bagged a Rs 373 crore order from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). “HCC…has secured its third contract from the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation. The latest contract is for design and construction of 2.2 KM twin tunnel…on the Mukundpur-Yamuna Vihar corridor, under Phase III of the Delhi Metro,” the company said in a statement.


Pennar bags order worth Rs 500 mn

Myris.com 19 Oct 2012

Pennar Engineered Building Systems, a subsidiary of Pennar Industries, has bagged four orders worth Rs 500 million from IOT Infrastructure & Energy Services (IOT), Oil Country Tubular (OCTL), Dynatron Services (P) and East Line Steels (P). It has bagged a design, manufacture, supply and installation order contract from IOT, a joint venture between Indian Oil Corporation and Germany-based Oil Tanking, to build a product warehouse package (spread across 128,250 sqm) at ONGC Petro Chemical Complex in Dahej, Gujarat, on EPC basis, the company said.


Tecpro Systems bags Rs 198 cr order

BL 19 Oct 2012

Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) company Tecpro Systems Ltd has secured a Balance of Plant package valued at Rs 197.98 crore from Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd. The company’s order book has seen a healthy growth in the first half of the current fiscal compared to the same period last year and is confident of maintaining the growth momentum.


GPT Infra Bags Orders Valued at Rs. 117.00 Crore

BSE Oct 18, 2012

GPT Infraprojects Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated October 18, 2012 titled “GPT Infra Bags Orders Valued at Rs. 117.00 Crore”


Suzlon wins orders for 140 Mw

BS Oct 18, 2012

Suzlon Group, the world’s fifth-largest wind turbine maker, has announced it has bagged orders for supplying turbines of 140 Megawatt (Mw) capacity from companies in France, Germany and India. The orders were bagged by the company over a two-month period ended 13 October.


GVK Coal Australia signs

BSE Oct 17, 2012

GVK Power & Infrastructure Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated October 17, 2012 titled “GVK Coal Australia signs contract for the construction of a 60 mtpa Port in Queensland, Australia with Samsung C&T of Korea and Smithbridge of Australia”


Alaska Airlines Orders 50 Boeing Aircraft

Etravel.com 16 oct 2012

Alaska Airlines has announced an order for 50 Boeing aircraft, including the 737 MAX—the new engine variant of the world’s best-selling airliner. The aircraft, which will be delivered between 2015 and 2022, represent the largest order in Alaska Airlines’ history and are worth $5 billion at manufacturer’s list prices. The agreement includes firm orders for 13 Boeing Next-Generation 737-900ERs, 20 737 MAX 8s and 17 737 MAX 9s.


Maruti bags 6000 pre-launch booking orders for Alto 800

Carwale.com 15 Oct 2012

Maruti Suzuki has bagged 6000 pre-launch booking orders for the eagerly awaited Alto 800. Bookings for the small car have opened on October 1. CarWale has contacted Maruti dealers and found that a booking for the Alto 800 can be confirmed by paying amount of Rs 5000 at the dealership. Deliveries are expected to start during the Diwali holidays.


Unity Infraproj – Award of Project

Moneycontrol.com 15 Oct 2012

Unity Infraprojects Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have been awarded the following Project:
1. Construction of Administrative Building, Girls Hostel, Laboratory, and Scientist Quarter & Type I to IV Staff Quarter, at Bihar Agriculture University, Sabour by Bihar Agriculture University, Sabour and the said project is to be completed within a period of 24 months. The Project Value is Rs. 197.11 crores.
2. Composite work for construction of Data Centre Complex at Bengaluru, Karnataka by Engineers India Limited, New Delhi and the said project is to be completed within a period of 22 months. The awarded Contract Value is Rs. 118.69 crores.


KEC International bags Rs 868 cr orders

BL 15 Oct 2012

KEC International, an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company belonging to the RPG Group, has bagged orders valued at Rs 868 crore in transmission, power systems, telecom and cables businesses. While the transmission business accounts for the largest share of the orders worth Rs 695 crore from India and abroad, the rest were for power system business (Rs 72 crore), telecom (Rs 62 crore) and cable business (Rs 39 crore).


Announcement of Orders Awarded of Rs. 115.53 Crores

BSE 15 Oct 2012

Jaihind Projects Ltd has informed BSE about Orders Awarded to the Company of Rs. 115.53 Crores


Veer Energy has received 30 MW Windfarm Infrastructure Development Order from China based Company

BSE 15 Oct 2012

Veer Energy & Infrastructure Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has received 30 MW Windfarm Infrastructure Development Order from China based Company.


Award of Order of Rs. 7.19 Crores

BSE Oct 12, 2012

Elecon Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has been awarded Order dated October 09, 2012 from TECPRO SYSTEMS LIMITED of Rs. 7.19 Crores for Wagon Trippler along with Side Arm Charger and Mandatory Spares for Harihar Project.


Jyoti Structures bags orders worth Rs 2.54 bn

Moneycontrol.com 11 Oct 2012

Jyoti Structures (JSL), a Turnkey EPC contractor in the field of power transmission, has announced Wednesday it has received orders worth Rs 2.54 billion. The company has bagged first order for turnkey execution of two transmission lines in Uganda that will connect Uganda`s power grid with Kenya and Rwanda.


Award of Contract

BSE 11 Oct 2012

Dolphin Offshore Enterprises (India) Ltd has informed BSE regarding “Award of Contract”.


McNally Bharat bags order worth Rs 1.08 bn

Myris.com 10 Oct 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company announced that the company has received an order from Hooghly River Bridge Commissioners. The order is for construction of new school and PTTI buildings, hostels and quarters for school education sector under Backward Region Grant Fund in Bankura & Purulia for a value of Rs 1.08 billion.


Aban Offshore bags Rs 800-cr order

MBS 9 Oct 2012

Aban Offshore informed exchanges that it had received an order worth Rs 800 core from Petronas Carigali Sdn.


First Solar wins 50 MW order from Kiran Energy, Mahindra Solar One

BL 9 Oct 2012

American company First Solar has bagged an order for the supply of 50 MW worth of solar photo voltaic panels from Kiran Energy and Mahindra Solar One. Mahindra Solar One is a joint venture of the Bessemmer Ventures and IFC-funded Kiran Energy and the Mahindra group. Kiran Energy won a 20 MW project in the second round of bidding under the National Solar Mission. Mahindra Solar One won two projects, of 20 MW and 10 MW, in the same round. These projects are coming up in Rajasthan.


Jyoti – Receives order of Rs. 12.75 crores

Moneycontrol.com 9 Oct 2012

Jyoti Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has bagged a prestigious order in Joint Venture with Ranjit Buildcon Limited worth Rs. 12.75 crores for Constructing Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contract for Construction of Pumping Stations for Government of Gujarat at Patan & Kalyana and Supplying and Laying 1650 mm dia (OD) M.S. Pipeline from Patan to Dindrol, Dist.- Patan from Narmada Water Resources and Water Supply Department.


Era Infra Secure Contract from Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) Govt. of India for Rs. 49.65 Crores

Moneycontrol.com 8 Oct 2012

“Era Infra Engineering Limited (EIEL) an integrated infrastructure company with Pan India presence has been awarded a contract for “Construction of New Operation Theatre (OT) Block and Service Blocks at Pandit B.D. Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak (Haryana) under PMSSY-II” by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. (MoHFW) Govt. of India, at tender amount of Rs. 49,64,88,435/- excluding Operation & Maintenance (O&M) component of work.”


Kalpataru Power bags Rs 604 cr orders

BL 8 Oct 2012

Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd has got transmission line orders valued at Rs 604 crore. While orders worth Rs 571 crore were from Power Grid Corporation of India for a transmission line of 249 km for two projects, the balance was for a transmission line work from a private company.


Suzlon bags contract from Surat Municipal Corpn

BL 6 Oct 2012

Wind turbine maker Suzlon has won a contract from Surat Municipal Corporation to set up an 8.4-MW wind energy project in Gujarat. However, the financial details of the contract were not disclosed. Under the contract, the Pune-based company will set up, operate and maintain the project, which comprises four units of its own S95-2.1 MW turbines.


TCS bags 8-year contract from UK govt for 350m pounds

Moneycontrol.com 5 oct 2012

TCS has bagged a eight-year contract from the UK government worth 350 million pounds, which deals with modernization of the newly formed Disclosure and Barring services (DBS). As per newsreports, UK based provider Capita TCS was in the running for the contrat but lost out to TCS.


McNally Bharat bags Rs 280-cr export order

BL 3 Sep 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has secured an order worth Rs 280.07 crore ($ 52.35 million) from South Africa for a fluorspar concentrator plant. The order is to be completed in 16 months. This is the largest export order ever for the company.


Major order bagged by BHEL

Livemint.com 1 Oct 2012

Power plant equipment major BHEL has bagged a Rs 2,665 crore order from Dainik Bhaskar Power Limited for supply and installation of the main plant package for their 2×600 MW coal based thermal power project at Baradarha in Janjgir district in Chhattisgarh. The scope of BHEL would cover design, engineering, MFR, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of boilers, steam turbines and turbo generators, along with state-of-the-art controls and instrumentations and other associated auxillaries, a company statement said.


Thermax bags Rs 280 cr order for power plant in NE

BS 29 Sep 2012

Pune based Industrial energy solutions provider Thermax has won a Rs 280 crore EPC order for a combined cycle extension power project from a leading Government of India Enterprise in the North East. The 2 x 24.5 MW project is part of the company’s process of converting its existing gas turbine based power plant into a combined cycle power plant by installing the bottoming cycle (utilising the waste heat from the exhaust of the gas turbine to generate additional power).


Pennar Industries surges 3% on new orders

Myris.com 27 Sep 2012

Pennar Industries surged after it bagged orders worth Rs 700 million for the supply of wagon components and structurals for solar power plants. The company has bagged order from Texmaco for the supply of railway wagon components. On the other hand, it has bagged orders from customers including L&T, Mahindra EPC Services, Lanco, Azure Power and Moserbaer for the supply of structures to 77 MW solar power projects.


GEI bags orders from power sector worth Rs 1.04 bn

Myris.com 27 Sep 2012

GEI Industrial Systems announced that it has secured turnkey orders worth Rs 1.04 billion from three O&M circles in Madhya Pradesh. The company has bagged contract worth Rs 400 million on turnkey basis from Madhya Pradesh Paschim Kshetra Vidyut Vitran. Meanwhile, the company has also bagged two similar contracts worth Rs 640 million from the O&M Circles in Madhya Pradesh. The contract is for design, manufacture, pre-despatch inspection, testing and supply of distribution transformer sub station and service lines.


Sanghvi Forging & Engineering bags Rs 6 cr orders

moneycontrol.com 25 Sep 2012

Sanghvi Forging & Engineering Ltd (SFEL), one of the leading engineering and forging companies in India today announced that it has bagged orders worth Rs 6 crore. We have bagged orders from both the domestic and overseas market. Majority of the orders have been secured from the Indian ship building sectors, which will further boost our order book, a company statement said. Some of these orders have been for the new plant which is expected to commence soon, it said.


Mindlogicx bags Rs 72-cr varsity order

BL 25 Sep 2012

Mindlogicx, which is being merged with the Hyderabad-based SQL Star, has bagged a six-year Rs 72-crore education ERP deal from Saurashtra University. The Bangalore-headquartered education technology service provider will automate the entire examination processes of the university that has 2.75 lakh students on its rolls in 320 colleges in Gujarat. In July, Mindlogicx had deployed the examination management system at Visvesvarya Technological University in Belgaum in Karnataka.


Tulip gets Rs 74-cr TN order

BL 27 Sep 2012

Tulip Telecom Ltd has bagged an order for providing connectivity to Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu Ltd. The total value of the project is over Rs 74 crore. Through this e-Governance initiative, Tulip will provide network infrastructure to connect 2,000 Government offices in Tamil Nadu, over a period of two years. It will also be responsible for extending uninterrupted data, voice, Internet, video conferencing and video streaming services to all the connecting offices.


Siemens inks pact to build a 765kV test laboratory

Utilityproducts.com 27 Sep 2012

Siemens has signed a contract worth Rs 146.86 crore with Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL) to build a 765kV test laboratory, the first-of-its-kind in India, at Bina, Madhya Pradesh for National High Power Test Laboratory (NHPTL). The company has bagged this order on a turnkey basis and will be executing the project as an end-to-end solution provider.


L&T Construction Wins Order Valued Rs. 1241 crores

BSE Sept, 26 2012

L&T Construction has secured new orders valued Rs. 1241 crores across various business segments in September 2012.
The Building & Factories IC of L&T Construction has bagged new order worth Rs. 697 crores for the construction of residential towers, cement plants and factory structures across the country.
In the Railways Business sector, the company has won order aggregating Rs 544 crores from Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RNVL). The scope of works include Railways electrification works between Guntakal- Raichur- Wadi Stations of South Central Railway and another order railway construction, track work, signaling and telecommunication and Lucknow and Izatnagar division of North Eastern Railway.


Siemens to build India’s first 765 kv test laboratory at Bina for NHPTL

Press Release Sept 26, 2012

Siemens Limited announced that it has signed a contract worth Rs. 148.86 crores with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) to build a 765 KV test Laboratory, the first of its kind in Inida at Bina, Madhya Pradesh for National High Power Test Laboratory (NHPTL). Siemens has bagged the order on turnkey basis and will be executing the project as an end to end solution provider.


ONGC-Teri JV to bid for $3bn Kuwait contract

BS Sep 26, 2012

ONGC Teri Biotech Limited (OTBL), the joint venture of state run explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and The Energy and Research Institute (Teri), will bid for the Rs 15,000 crore-plus desert oil slick clean up contract in Kuwait.


DMRC bags work for Phase-I of Jakarta Metro

BS 24 Sep 2012

Spreading its wings across the border, DMRC has bagged the work of Management Consulting Services for building the Phase I of Jakarta Mass Rapid System in Indonesia. This is the first time that the Delhi Metro has bagged a project outside the country since its inception in 1997. Delhi Metro has been awarded the work in a joint venture with eight other international companies.


IVRCL Bags Orders valued Rs. 959.04 Cr

BSE 24 Sep 2012

IVRCL Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated September 24, 2012 titled “IVRCL Bags Orders valued Rs. 959.04 Cr”. Press Release: “IVRCL Limited (IVRCL) is glad to announce that the Irrigation, Water and Power Divisions of the Company have bagged orders of the value of Rs. 959.04 Cr.”


Mcnally Bh Engg – Receipt of Order of Rs. 7.60 Crores

Moneycontrol.com 24 Sep 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received an order from BGR Energy System Limited for delivery of 1 no. stacker cum reclaimer for a value of Rs. 7.60 crores. The contractual delivery period is within 10 months.


Boeing wins $1.9 bln deal for US surveillance planes

Reuters 22 Sep, 2012

Boeing Co has won a $1.9 billion contract to build 11 more P-8 maritime surveillance planes for the US Navy, the US Defense Department said .


KEC International’s Vadodara plant bags Rs 36 crore cables order

BS Sep 21, 2012

Having just commissioned in July 2012, KEC International’s power and telecom cables manufacturing plant at Vadodara has already bagged a Rs 36 crore order. The fresh order is part of a larger order for cables worth Rs 114 crore bagged by KEC International, the flagship company of RPG group.
While the plant is operational in its initial phase, at peak production capacity in near future KEC International’s new Vadodara plant will add Rs 350 crore turnover for cables.


Suzlon’s REpower to supply 22 wind turbines in Poland

BS 21 Sep 2012

Suzlon group subsidiary REpower Systems has signed a contract for delivery and construction of 22 wind turbines in Poland for the country’s biggest wind farm project. It has signed the contract with WSB Neue Energien GmbH for supply of MM92 turbines, each with a rated power of 2.05 MW, intended for the Taczalin project near Legnica in the Polish province of Lower Silesia, Suzlon said in a statement.


KEC International Bags Rs.602 Cr. Orders

Rttnews.com 21 Sep 2012

KEC International Ltd, has bagged orders aggregating to Rs.602 crore in its transmission, railways and cables businesses. In Transmission Business, the company has won orders from India, Philippines and Americas. In India, an order for Rs.114 crore was secured from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for establishment of 765kV transmission line between Rihand-Vindhyachal in the state of Uttar Pradesh on turnkey basis. The order is to be completed in 12 months.


Dubai contractor wins $358m Iraq deal

Arabianbusiness.com 21 Sep 2012

Iraq’s cabinet approved a $358.8m contract with Italy’s SICIM and Dubai-based Drake and Scull to lay pipelines in the southern Zubair oilfield, a government spokesman said. The deal is part of a series of contracts aimed at developing Zubair which officials say should have an output of 1.2 million barrels per day by 2017.


BHEL order book swells to over Rs 1.35 lakh cr

ET 20 Sep 2012

State-run power equipment maker said its order book, to be executed this fiscal and beyond, has swelled to Rs 1,35,300 crore. “Orders worth Rs 22,096 crore have been booked. At the end of the year, total orders in hand for execution in 2012-13 and beyond, stand at about Rs 1,35,300 crore,” CMD BHEL B P Rao said at the company’s annual general meeting.


Tata Steel gets high-speed rail order in France

BS 20 Sep 2012

Indian major Tata Steel has received a letter of intent (LoI) from Eiffage Rail for the supply of high-quality rail for a new 182-km high-speed line in France. The order value is likely to be Rs 315.15 crore. Tata will supply 50,000 tonnes of rail for the new Brittany-Loire Valley line, which will connect the cities of Le Mans and Rennes. The steel will be manufactured in the UK before being rolled into rail at Tata Steel’s mill in France for delivery from 2015.


Tata Motors bags Rs 225-cr order from SVLL

BS 20 Sep 2012

Surat-based Siddhi Vinayak Logistics. has placed an order for 1,314 trucks with Tata Motors. The order book value is estimated at around Rs 225 crore.


BGR Energy bags Rs 1,900-cr contract from DVC

BL 18 Sep 2012

BGR Energy Systems Ltd has bagged a Rs 1,900-crore contract from Damodar Valley Corporation to supply steam generators, according to a press release from BGR Energy. The Chennai-based company will supply steam generators for the Raghunathpur Thermal Power Project Phase-II. BGR Energy has received the Letter of Award from Damodar Valley Corporation, which is setting up the 2×660 MW project.


Ramco Systems gets GoAir order

BL 18 Sep 2012

Ramco Systems said it has won order from Wadia Group-owned Go Airlines for it’s maintenance and engineering (M&E) suite of software. Under the agreement, Ramco will deliver its Web-based Series 5 M&E system and Ramco ePublications, including engineering and configuration, maintenance program and planning, line maintenance, technical records and complete materials.


Gamesa gets 30 MW order from Indo Rama Renewables

BL 18 Sep 2012

Gamesa Wind Turbines Pvt Ltd will supply 30 MW of wind energy generators to Indo Rama Renewables, a subsidiary of Indo Rama Synthetics (I) Ltd. This marks the entry of Indo Rama into the renewable energy market. The order from Indo Rama Renewables involves supply of 15 wind mills, G97-2.0MW units, which Gamesa will erect and commission in Jath, Maharashtra, by December-end, according to a press release from Gamesa.


HCords Cable Ind

BSE 18 Sep 2012

Cords Cable Industries has Bagged an Export Order Valuing Over U.S. $2.18 million from its worldwide recognized French Customer for Supplies to the state of Kuwait.


HCC secures two new orders worth INR 1534 crore

Steelguru.com 17 Sep 2012

Economic Times reported that Hindustan Construction Company bagged two new orders worth INR 1534 crore. These orders include an order of INR 884 crore for construction of a dam on the Dharam Qazigund section in Jammu & Kashmir and other an Engineering Procurement and Construction work for Vadodara Surat road project for its Build Operate and Transfer arm.


Suzlon Group bagged order 84 MW from Continuum Wind Energy

myiris.com/newsCentre 11 Sep 2012

Suzlon Group, the World`s fifth leading and India`s largest wind turbine manufacturer, and Continuum Wind Energy, a leading renewable Independent Power Producer (IPP), have entered into a contract for the supply, erection and commissioning of 40 units of S95 – 2.1 MW turbines, corresponding to 84 MW, in FY2012 – 13.


Elbit, IAI win $603m contract for air force training project

Hharetz.com 11 Sep 2012

Elbit Systems has won a major contract with state-owned Israel Aerospace Industries to supply maintenance and other services for fighter-trainer jets to the Defense Ministry, the defense electronics company announced. The two companies will operate through a joint venture called TOR and will include maintenance and logistical services as well as simulator systems.


news.in.msn.com 8 Sep 2012

The West Bengal government awarded a Rs.103 crore contract to Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) for designing and implementing ICT solutions for the rural employment guarantee scheme in the state. TCS will design, development, implement and maintain the end-to-end ICT solution for MNREGS, the flagship social development programme of the central government for providing 100 days work to the rural households, for five years in the state.


Belhasa unit wins Iraq, Maldives contracts

Arabanbusiness.com 8 Sep 2012

Aquascapes, the swimming pools design and construction division of UAE-based Belhasa Projects has won new projects in Iraq and Maldives. In Erbil, Iraq, the company has won contracts for landscape design for a luxurious villa and a hotel, it said in a statement.


Suzlon inks 332 MW offshore contract with RWE Innogy

BL 5 Sep 2012

Suzlon Group-subsidiary, REpower Systems SE, has signed a contract with RWE Innogy to deliver 54 offshore turbines, each with 6.15 MW of rated power, for the Innogy Nordsee 1 wind farm. The project, with a total capacity of 332 MW, is based in the German North Sea, around 40 km north of the island of Juist. This is one of the world’s biggest open-sea projects with turbines in the multi-megawatt class, according to a Suzlon statement.


Elecon bags Rs 26-cr Tecpro Systems order

BL 5 Sep 2012

Elecon Engineering Company Ltd, a manufacturer of material handling equipment and transmission products, has received letter of intent from Tecpro Systems Ltd for the supply of equipment worth Rs 26 crore for a project in Andhra Pradesh. The order involves design, engineering, manufacture and supply of equipment for Apgenco-Rayalseema Project-914, Prayasvin Patel, Chairman and Managing Director, Elecon Engineering, said in a statement.


Atos wins major outsourcing contract with the leading Nordic communication and logistic group – PostNord

Reuters.com 4 Sep 2012

Atos, an international IT services company, announced that it has been awarded a seven-year IT outsourcing contract by PostNord, a merger from the Danish and Swedish post. PostNord implements a strong service model with Atos as its IT partner to expand its market share and reduce its costs at the same time. Under the contract, Atos will deliver outsourcing services and will use its offices in the Nordics, Poland and Germany to deliver its application infrastructure and workplace services.


Leyland Deere bags order for backhoe loaders

BL 3 Sep 2012

Leyland Deere, the joint venture between Ashok Leyland and John Deere, has bagged an order for 20 units of the ‘435’ backhoe loaders from the Tamil Nadu Earth Moving Equipment Owners Welfare Association. P. Ravishankar, CEO, said, “The product has been engineered to perform in Indian operating conditions and meet specific needs of Indian end-users.”


GAIL and Gas Natural Fenosa sign LNG supply agreement

BSE 3 Sep 2012

Gail (India) Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 31, 2012 titled “GAIL and Gas Natural Fenosa sign LNG supply agreement”. Under the agreement, GNF shall ensure a total supply of approx. 3 bcm (billion cubic meters) of LNG to GAIL over the next three years. The supply shall begin January 2013, and is the largest contract of the Spanish multinational in this region.


Suzlon Group signs contract for 131 MW Australian wind farm project

Moneycontrol.com 3 Sep 2012

Suzlon Energy Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated September 03, 2012, titled “Suzlon Group signs contract for 131 MW Australian wind farm project”.


Reliance Communications bags multiple govt orders worth Rs 150 crore

TOI 31 Aug 2012

Reliance Communications said it has won multiple orders from both central and state governments amounting to about Rs 150 crore for providing IT and data connectivity services. The orders, bagged over the last few months, include long term contract with the department of post, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (BMC), Madhya Pradesh Border Checkpost Development Company Ltd along with Karnataka DISCOM and Chattisgarh DISCOM, RCom said in a statement.


Essar Steel bags Rs 400-cr pipe order

BL 30 Aug 2012

Essar Steel has bagged two orders cumulatively worth Rs 400 crore for supply of steel pipes to West Asia and Africa. This takes the total order book of the pipe mill to about Rs 1,000 crore. The company will supply 4,000 tonnes of API (American Petroleum Institute) grade line pipe for use by Chevron to construct offshore pipeline in Africa.


McNally Bharat wins Rs 122 cr Bhilai Steel Plant contract

BL 30 Aug 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company said that it has bagged a Rs 122 crore contract from Steel Authority of India’s Bhilai Steel Plant. “The company have received an order from Bhilai Steel Plant for external water system for mills and fire water pumphouse… at a price of Rs 121.75 crore,” McNally Bharat Engineering Company said in a filing to the BSE.The contract is a part of steel mill’s modernisation and expansion plan, it said.


Promax buyout pays off as Wipro bags $10 mn outsourcing contract

ET 30 Aug 2012

Within months of being acquired by Wipro, Australian analytics company Promax Applications justified its price tag by helping the Indian software services provider bag a multi-million-dollar technology outsourcing contract. The deal, which will make use of Promax’s technology platform, will be spread over five years and is expected to fetch revenues of at least $10million, said KR Sanjiv, who heads Wipro’s analytics business unit.


Receipt of Orders

BSE 30 Aug 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd has informed BSE that the Company have received two orders from :
1. Ruchi Realty Holdings Ltd for Civil Works for 1 No. Residential Building Tower (G+22), Block – 2 at 54/10, D.C. Dey Road, Kolkata 700015 at a price of Rs. 17.03 Crores. The contractual completion period is 22 months.
2. M/s. Essar Oil Limited for Ash Handling Plant O&M for Phase 2A at Okha Highway, Vadinar at a price of Rs. 2.68 Crores. The contractual completion period is 12 months


Airbus wins $7 billion Philippine Air order

reuters.com 29 Aug 2012

Airbus (EAD.PA) won a $7 billion order from Philippine Airlines (PAL.PS), beating Boeing (BA.N) to a deal marked by diplomatic lobbying as the European planemaker appeared close to another major Asian deal in China. The flag carrier plans to buy up to 100 new jets in total within the next five to seven years as it restructures operations to become a low-cost carrier and regain dominance of the local market from arch-rival Cebu Air Inc (CEB.PS).


Fedders Lloyd up 6.7% on bagging $18.58mn order

Moneycontrol.com 29 Aug 2012

Fedders Lloyd has got order worth USD 18.58 million from Nigerian co, reports CNBC-TV18.


IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd has won the 3 power projects from WBSEDCL ( West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd) which are to be completed Simultaneously in 24 months.

BSE Aug 28, 2012

• Rural Electrification Works – Packages -12

The project involves supply and delivery of materials/ equipments for rural electricity infrastructure and household electrification of villages covering Thakurpukur, Mahestola, Budge, Budge-I, Budge-II, Kultali, Basanti, Sonarpur, Bhangar-I, Bhangar-II, Bishnupur-I, and Bishnupur – II, blocks in 24 Parganas (South) district of West Bengal under Backward region Grant Fund Scheme. The values of project is Rs. 99.22 Crores

• Rural Electrification Works- Package -13
The project involves supply and delivery of materials/ equipments for rural electricity infrastructure and household electrification of villages covering Canning –I, Canning –II, Baruipur, Joynagar II, Mathurapur-I, Mathuraour –II, Magrahat I and II and Mandir Bazar Blocks in 24 24 Parganas (South) district of West Bengal under Backward region Grant Fund Scheme. The values of project is Rs. 115.74 Crores

• Rural Electrification Works- Package -14

The project involves supply and delivery of materials/ equipments for rural electricity infrastructure and household electrification of villages covering Kulpi, Kakdwip, Namkhana, Pathat Pratam, Falta, Diamond Harbour I &II blocks in 24 Pargans (South) district of West Bengal under Backward Region Grant Fund Scheme. The value of the project is Rs. 115.73 crores.


GEI bags Contract worth Rs. 680 Million

BSE Aug 28, 2012

Industrial Systems Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 28, 2012, titled “GEI bags Contract worth Rs. 680 Million”.


GAIL and GDF SUEZ sign LNG Supply Agreement

BSE Aug 28, 2012

Gail (India) Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 27, 2012 titled “GAIL and GDF SUEZ sign LNG Supply Agreement”.
“GAIL (India) Limited and GDF SUEZ have concluded a medium term LNG supply agreement for supply of 12 cargoes from 2013 to 2014, representing a total of 0.8 million tons.


Wockhardt receives US FDA approval for generic version of Parkinsonism drug Requip XL

BSE Aug 28, 2012

Wockhardt Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 28, 2012 titled “Wockhardt receives US FDA approval for generic version of Parkinsonism drug Requip XL”.


Alstom wins 800 kV UHVDC contract in India

BSE Aug 28, 2012

Alstom T & D India Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 27, 2012 titled “Alstom wins 800 kV UHVDC contract in India”.


L&T bags Rs 1,302-cr order from Oman

BL 27 Aug 2012

Larsen & Toubro has bagged an order worth Rs 1,302 crore from Petroleum Development Oman, the company announced. The job involves engineering, procurement, construction work for the Saih Rawl Depletion Compression project—which is basically to keep up the production of natural gas from the field at the desired level.


Bagged Order of Rs. 39.28 Crores

BSE 27 Aug 2012

Brahmaputra Infraproject Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has bagged an order amounting to Rs. 39.28 Crores from IRCON International Limited for Construction of Road Over Bridge (ROB) at Railway km 136/9-10, in Hindaun City in Rajasthan state.


NIIT Technologies wins fourth CCTNS project

BSE 27 Aug 2012

NIIT Technologies Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 27, 2012 titled “NIIT Technologies wins fourth CCTNS project”


L&T Wins Rs. 749 Crore Contract from ONGC for 4 Wellhead Platforms

BSE 27 Aug 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated August 27, 2012 titled “L&T Wins Rs. 749 Crore Contract from ONGC for 4 Wellhead Platforms”


Scomi Group wins Qatar Petroleum contract

http://www.ameinfo.com 25 Aug, 2012

Qatar Petroleum has awarded Malaysian oilfield services firm Scomi a contract to supply drilling fluids and engineering services over three years, The Star has reported. Under the contract, which was awarded to Scomi Oiltools (Cayman), Qatar branch, the firm is to “formulate solutions for challenging drilling environments onshore as well as providing drilling fluids services for an initial four rigs with more rigs anticipated towards the end of the year,” Scomi said.


AECOM wins cost management contract for Oman hotel

http://www.ameinfo.com 25 Aug, 2012

Global provider of professional technical and management support services Aecom has been awarded a contract by Oman’s government-owned tourism development firm, Omran, for the cost management of a 300-bed, four-star hotel at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre precinct in Muscat, Oman Daily Observer has reported. Under the contract, worth an estimated $1.1m, Aecom’s programme, cost, consultancy team is to carry out pre- and post-contract cost management of the convention centre, its associated hotel, and all the roads and utilities required to service the growing precinct. The project include a 3,200-seat, tiered auditorium and more than 22,000 sq m of exhibition space, as well as two business parks, an additional three hotels and a number of residential properties, offering 1,000 hotel rooms, and a shopping centre.


Gamesa bags contract from ReNew Wind Energy

BS 24 Aug 2012

Gamesa Wind Turbines, the Indian subsidiary of Spanish firm Gamesa, said it has bagged a contract for supplying equipment for the wind project being developed by ReNew Wind Energy in Maharashtra. Gamesa Wind Turbines has bagged an order from ReNew Wind Energy (Jath), a subsidiary of ReNew Power Ventures, for commissioning 74.65 MW of wind turbines, an official statement said. The order includes 50 MW of G97 – 2.0MW and 24.65 MW of G58 – 850 kW machines.


L&T Construction bags orders worth Rs 2,044 cr

BL 22 Aug 2012

L&T Construction has won orders valued over Rs 2,044 crore across business segments in the second quarter of FY’13. L&T’s infrastructure division has bagged an order worth Rs 781 crore from NTPC Hydro Ltd for the construction of the 171-MW Lata Tapovan Hydroelectric Power Project in Uttarakhand. In the roads sector, it bagged an EPC order worth Rs 645 crore from GMR Infrastructure for the construction of stretches of the Kishangarh-Udaipur-Ahmedabad Highway. The buildings & factories division has secured an order worth Rs 360 crore for the construction of 23 multi-storeyed towers. In power transmission and distribution, the company has secured an order worth Rs 258 crore from the UAE for the supply and installation of 220/33 kV grid station and related 220 kV cabling and overhead lines work.


Hughes Communications bags contract

BL 22 Aug 2012

Hughes Communications India has bagged a contract from Prasad Film Laboratories to set up a broadband satellite network. This will be used to distribute digital cinema content to locations across Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala. Prasad Film Laboratories said that Hughes satellite IP-based delivery platform will help bring down the delivery cost per site as well as enhance the quality of transmission.


Concurrent – Shriniwas bagged contract of Rs. 81.25 crores from GTL Ltd.

BSE 21 Aug 2012

Concurrent (India) Infrastructure Ltd has informed BSE regarding “Shriniwas bagged contract of Rs. 81.25 crores from GTL Ltd.”


Federal contracts awarded to Washington area companies for the week of Aug. 20

Washingtonpost.com 21 Aug 2012

Allied Technologies and Consulting of Frederick won a contract worth up to $1.3 million from the General Services Administration for professional, administrative and management support services. Apro International of Vienna won a contract worth up to $8.4 million from the Army for professional, administrative and management support services.


US firm wins Kingdom Tower landscaping deal

Aabainbusiness.com 21 Aug 2012

A US-based company has been hired to design the landscaping around Kingdom Tower, Prince Alwaleed’s project to build the world’s tallest building in Saudi Arabia. Landtech Design said in a statement that it that it has been appointed by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture to be the landscape irrigation design consultant.


Valecha Engg bags Rs 363-cr orders

BL 14 Aug 2014

Valecha Engineering Ltd has secured orders worth nearly Rs 363 crore in various States. While orders for nearly Rs 190 crore related to works for Surat Municipal Corporation, others included a state highway project work valued Rs 105.10 crore in Madhya Pradesh and piling projects worth Rs 58.82 crore.


Supreme Infra wins orders worth Rs 1,237 cr

BL 14 Aug 2014

Supreme Infrastructure India Ltd has secured orders worth Rs 1,237.04 crore in various states. While orders worth about Rs 287 crore were confirmed orders, others were listed as L1 orders by the company in a communication to the stock exchanges. The confirmed orders included Rs 142-crore contract for the construction of elevated metro stations at Navi Mumbai awarded by CIDCO (company has 24 per cent stake in the project), data centre building for Vodafone India at Navi Mumbai worth Rs 101.25 crore and off-site buildings for NTPC in Himachal Pradesh valued at Rs 40 crore.


L&T secures orders worth over Rs 2,008 cr

BL 14 Aug 2014

L&T said that it has secured orders totalling over Rs 2,008 crore across business segments in the last 45 days. In power transmission and distribution, it has secured orders worth Rs 607 crore. Major orders include one from Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation Ltd for linking of feeders to rural areas to provide continuous supply to installations at Hassan, HN Pura and CR Patna Divisions. Another order is for construction of 220kV &765 kV switchyards in Uttar Pradesh.


Infosys bags Rs. 700 cr India Post project

TH 11 Aug 2012

India Post has chosen Infosys as its technology and consulting partner to integrate its delivery of financial products across its network of 1.5 lakh post offices in the country, an Infosys release stated. The “transformational” project, part of the “India Post 2012” initiative, would cost the postal service Rs.700 crore, it added. Infosys plans to deploy its Finacle Core Banking and McCamish Insurance platforms.


Siemens bags 290 m euro NMDC deal

TH 7 Aug 2012

Siemens India has bagged an order worth 290 million euro (around Rs.2,000 crore) from NMDC for the supply of a complete LD (BOF) steelmaking plant. A statement from Siemens said the steel works would be built at Nagarnar in Chhattisgarh as a part of integrated production complex, with an annual capacity of around 3 million tonnes steel, scheduled for completion by mid-2015.


Pipavav bags two international orders worth Rs 1,192 crore

ET 7 Aug 2012

Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company (formerly Pipavav Shipyard) today said it has bagged two international orders worth Rs 1,192 crore from a West African client for building two offshore patrol vessels. This is the first international order for Pipavav, which has recently ventured into defence sector, the company said in a statement.


Siemens-led group wins Rs 1,988 crore contract from NMDC

ET 7 Aug 2012

Germany-based Siemens said a consortium led by it has won a Rs 1,988 crore contract from country’s top iron ore miner NMDC for the supply of a steelmaking plant. “A consortium led by Siemens VAI Metals Technologies received an order from National Mineral Development Corporation Limited (NMDC) for the supply of a complete LD (BOF) steelmaking plant. The order volume for the consortium amounts to approximately 290 million euro (Rs 1,988 crore)”, Siemens said in a statement.


IVRCL bags orders worth Rs 619.77 cr

BL 6 Aug 2012

IVRCL has bagged orders worth Rs 619.77 crore across its business segments. The company secured orders worth Rs 301.72 crore in transportation. Its buildings division got Rs 257.07 crore and its power division Rs 60.98 crore, IVRCL said in a communiqué to the exchanges.


Receipt of Contract aggregating of Rs. 378.28 crores

BSE 6 Aug 2012

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd has informed BSE that the Company has been declared successful bidder (L1) for the 5 (Five) projects / works, in respect of which bid was invited by Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited, Gandhinagar, Gujarat for aggregating contract value of Rs. 378.28 crores


Receipt of BOT Project on Toll Basis – with Grant

ET 4 Aug 2012

KNR Constructions Ltd has informed BSE regarding a Press Release titled “Receipt of BOT Project on Toll Basis – with Grant”.


US firm wins $337m Saudi aluminium deal

Arabiannews.com 3 Aug 2012

Engineering and construction company Fluor Corp has won a $337m contract for an aluminum plant in Saudi Arabia. The company said it has been awarded a contract from Maaden and Alcoa Inc to provide engineering, procurement and construction management services for an automotive sheet facility in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia. Fluor’s scope of work includes designing, constructing and commissioning the plant, which will have the capability to produce a range of products suitable for further downstream manufacturing in the aluminum complex.


ABB wins $24m power orders for aluminium complex in Saudi Arabia

ameinfo.com Aug 01, 2012

ABB, the power and automation technology group, has won orders worth around $24m from Ma’aden Aluminium Company (MAC) to execute a fast-track transmission substation project in the Northeast of the country. The orders were booked in the second quarter.
ABB will design, engineer and supply a new 380 kilovolt (kV) outdoor gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) substation at the Ras Al Khair power plant that will export 800 megawatt (MW) of power from the plant to the national transmission grid and feed a new aluminium smelter. The project is scheduled for completion within ten months.


NIIT Technologies secures order worth Rs 35 crore from India Tobacco Board

livemint Aug 01 2012

NIIT Technologies, a leading global IT solutions organization has secured an order for implementation of an auction system for the India Tobacco Board for the states of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. This is one of the key e-governance initiatives in the area of commodity marketing in India. The company has secured this contract against prominent players in the industry and is valued at Rs 35 crore.


ABB wins $24m Saudi Maaden contract

tradearabia.com August 01, 2012

Leading power and automation technology group ABB has won a $24 million contract from Saudi-based Ma’aden Aluminium Company (MAC) to execute a fast-track transmission substation project in the northeast of the Kingdom.
The Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden), in a joint venture with Alcoa, is building an integrated aluminium mining, refining, smelting and rolling mill facility at Ras Al Khair.


Engineers India bags contract from Petronet

PTI Jul 31, 2012

State-owned Engineers India Ltd today said it has won a contract to provide engineering consultancy services to Petronet LNG Ltd (PLL) for its upcoming import terminal at Gangavaram on the east coast.
EIL in a statement said it has won the contract to prepare Front End Engineering & Design (FEED) for the 5 million tonnes a year terminal at Gangavaram.


Sanghvi Forging & Engineering bags Rs 5 crore order from ship building sector

PTI 31 Jul, 2012

Leading engineering and forging company, Sanghvi Forging & Engineering Ltd ( SFEL) today said that it has bagged orders worth Rs 5 crore from the ship building sector.
Managing Director of the company Jayanti Sanghvi said in a release that, “With new orders coming our way, we expect a strong growth in the current fiscal.”


L&T bags contract for CIAL terminal

HT July 29, 2012

Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has bagged the contract to construct the new terminal building at the Chandigarh International Airport. The new airport terminal is one of the most ambitious projects undertaken by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) for which a new company Chandigarh International Airport Ltd (CIAL) has been formed with its stakeholders being the Punjab and Haryana governments apart from AAI.
A senior general manager level-official from AAI has been posted to oversee the construction, which would be on the lines of Delhi and Mumbai airports, sources said. Sources said five companies had been shortlisted out of which L&T’s bid was the lowest. A formal announcement would be made after the AAI board gives its approval.
The construction is expected to be completed by November 2014. Passenger traffic at Chandigarh is set to rise from 800,000 annually to 1.5 million by 2014 and around 26 aircraft could be parked.


Suzlon Group wins cumulative orders of 219 MW (EUR 247 mn)

BSE 31 July 2012

Suzlon Energy Ltd. has submitted to BSE a copy of Press Release dated July 31, 2012 titled “Suzlon Group wins cumulative orders of 219 MW (`EUR 247 mn)”

“Suzlon Group-subsidiary, REpower Systems SE, achieved cumulative orders of approximately 219 MW over a two month period, excluding orders announced separately. These cover various orders from Australia, France, Germany, Italy and
Poland.”


Tecpro Systems Ltd. receives orders worth Rs. 369.3 core across multiple service segments

BSE 30 July 2012

Tecpro Systems Ltd. has informed BSE regarding “Tecpro Systems Ltd. receives orders worth Rs. 369.3 core across multiple service segments”.


KEC International secures orders worth Rs. 740 crore

BSE 27 July 2012

KEC International Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated July 27, 2012 titled “KEC International secures orders worth Rs. 740 crore”


Alstom bags Rs. 344.5-cr NTPC contract

HBL 25 July 2012

Alstom India Ltd. has said that its thermal services business has obtained a contract worth nearly Rs. 344.5 crore (€53 million) for the renovation of NTPC’s gas turbines at its 657-MW Jhanor Gandhar Gas Power Station stage-1 project at Bharuch district in Gujarat.


State traders bag 8,400 tonne sesame seed export order from South Korea

BS 21 July 2012

Gujarat-based traders have bagged 8,400 tonne sesame seed export order from South Korea. The tender floated by South Korea for import of total 12,000 tonne sesame seed was opened on July 13.


Hindustan Dorr Oliver wins Rs. 180-cr nuclear power order

HBL 18 July 2012

Hindustan Dorr Oliver has won Rs. 180-crore order for the supply of ‘field instrumentation package’ for the 2×700 MW ‘pressurised heavy water reactors’ of the Rajasthan Atomic Power Plant.


L&T picks up solar EPC order for Rs. 12.5 cr per MW

HBL 16 July 2012

Is L&T setting a new benchmark in solar EPC prices? Recently, the company said that it has bagged orders for putting up projects worth 10 MW for Rs. 125 crore—Rs. 12.5 crore per MW.
L&T does not own solar plants but is a leading player in putting up plants for others on turnkey basis. It currently has an order backlog of Rs. 350 crore.


Bagging of Road Contract worth Rs. 394.3 Crores

BSE 12 July 2012

IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company has been awarded a Turnkey EPC contract by DLF Limited for a value of Rs. 394.3 crore for construction of High Speed HUDA Sector Road starting from NH-8 to Sector 55/56 at Gurgaon. The Project is to be completed in 18 months from the date of commencement of work with a maintenance period of 5 years.


Award of Order for Rs. 324.91 Crores

BSE 11 July 2012

SPML Infra Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company has bagged an order worth Rs. 324.91 crore (Rupees Three hundred twenty four crore ninety one lacs only) for execution of work for construction of cluster distribution network, IEC activities, pump houses, clear- water reservoirs, overhead service reservoirs, 33KV switchyards & village distribution net work under package -III of Nagaur Lift Project, Phase-I with Operation and maintenance of complete system for 10 years on Single Point Responsibility Turnkey basis from the Office of the Additional Chief Engineer (Project) , Public Health Engineering Department, Ajmer, Govt, of Rajasthan vide their letter dated July 05, 2012.


Alstom T&D India wins 1580 MINR contract for 400 kV substation at Meja

BSE 11 July 2012

Alstom T & D India Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated July 11, 2012, titled “Alstom T&D India wins 1580 MINR contract for 400 kV substation at Meja”

“Alstom T&D India has been awarded a contract worth 1580 MINR from Meja Urja Nigam Pvt. Ltd., a joint venture Company of NTPC and Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited (UPRVUNL), for the engineering, the supply, erection, testing and commissioning of a 400 kV substation at Meja (Allahabad) in the state of Uttar Pradesh.”


Man Infra arm wins Rs. 358-cr contract

HBL 10 July 2012

Man Infraconstruction Ltd’s subsidiary Manoj Tollway Private Ltd. has signed a concession agreement with the Public Works Department of Maharashtra.
The project is for four-laning of two state highway roads for a total length of about 41 km valued at Rs. 358.37 crore.
The projects to be executed on ‘Design, Build, Finance, Operate, Transfer’ basis would have a concession period of 25 years, including construction period of 3 years.


Award of Contract

BSE 10 July 2012

Alstom Projects India Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company has secured an order close to €4 million/INR 260 million from Tata Projects Limited for the supply of a Coal Grinding System for National Mineral Development Corporation Limited’s (NMDC) Nagarnar Blast Furnace Project. This project is expected to be commissioned in 2014.


Pennar Engineered Building Systems Ltd. Bags 4 Prestigious Orders Worth Rs. 35 Crore

BSE 09 July 2012

Pennar Industries Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated July 09, 2012 titled “Pennar Engineered Building Systems Ltd. Bags 4 Prestigious Orders Worth Rs. 35 Crore”


Engineers India bags Rs. 720-cr BPCL contract

HBL 07 July 2012

Public sector EPC major Engineers India Ltd. (EIL) has secured Rs. 720-crore consultancy services contract from Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (BPCL) for the Integrated Refinery Expansion Project (IREP), Kochi.
The project involves enhancing the crude oil refining capacity from 9.5 million tonnes per annum to 15.5 mtpa, Engineers India said in a statement to the stock exchanges.


Alstom Projects gets Rs. 530 cr orders from BHEL

HBL 05 July 2012

Alstom Projects India Ltd. has secured orders worth nearly Rs. 530 crore from BHEL to supply components and services for the 660-MW supercritical boilers at NTPC sites of two units in Mouda, Maharashtra.


KEC International snaps up mega orders

HBL 05 July 2012

Power systems and transmission equipment manufacturer KEC International Ltd. has secured new orders worth Rs. 795 crore.
While one of the three orders in the transmission business space is from Sri Lanka, the orders for power system equipment are from Kenya.


McNally Bharat gets Rs. 115-cr order

HBL 05 July 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd. has received an order from the Bihar State Electricity Board.
The order is for supply and erection of equipment for Ganga water supply package for Barauni Thermal Power station, Phase – 1 (2X 110MW) and Phase II (2X250MW) valued at Rs. 115.50 crore.
The contractual completion period is 30 months.


L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 1523 Crore

BSE 04 July 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated July 04, 2012 titled “L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 1523 Crore”.

“L&T Construction has won new orders valued over Rs. 1523 crore across various business segments in June 2012.”


ABM awarded Rs. 38 cr e Governance contracts; Makes entry into Defense sector

BSE 04 July 2012

ABM Knowledgeware Ltd. has informed BSE regarding “ABM awarded Rs. 38 cr e Governance contracts; Makes entry into Defense sector”.


Pratibha Ind bags Rs. 1,089-cr DMRC contract, order book swells to Rs. 7,100 cr

HBL 01 Jul 2012

Pratibha Industries Ltd. has announced that it has bagged an order worth Rs. 1,089.60 crore from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, and another worth Rs. 345 crore from IREO Private Ltd.


VA Tech Wabag bags Rs. 100-cr worth overseas orders

BS 02 July 2012

Water and wastewater management firm VA Tech Wabag announced that it has received orders worth Rs. 100 crore ($14 million) from overseas, according to a company announcement.
The company received EPC order worth Euro 6.5 million to revamp a waste water treatment plant at Choutrana, Tunisia. The scope of the project, which is partly financed by Swiss loan, includes replacement of major equipments and control systems including repairs.


Elecon bags Rs. 100 cr order

BS 30 June 2012

Gujarat based Elecon Engineering Company Limited has informed the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) that the company has been awarded letter of intent (LoI) from Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) Industrial System Group for supply of Rs. 104.41 crore machine package. The order comprises stacker cum reclaimer with rails, rail accessories, clamps, fixtures, hoists belt weigher, all electrical hydrailic drives and accessories (includes design, engineering, manufacturing, inspection, supply, transportation, & supply of conveyor package system).


KPTL received New Orders worth Rs. 660 Crore

BSE 29 June 2012

Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 29, 2012, titled “KPTL received New Orders worth Rs. 660 Crore”.

“Kalpataru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL), a leading global EPC player in power & infrastructure contracting sector has recently secured new following orders of around Rs. 660 crores :

- 500 kv DC line of around 167 kms from Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) of around Rs. 280 crore. The project is secured under consortium arrangement with M/s. CHC, Thailand. KPTL is the lead consortium partner.

- 765 kv Gwalior – Jaipur Transmission line of 162 kms from PGCIL of around Rs. 380 crore.”


L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 1002 Cr.

BSE 29 June 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 29, 2012 titled “L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued Rs. 1002 Cr.”

“The Power Transmission & Distribution IC of L&T Construction has won new orders valued over Rs. 1002 crore across various business segments in June 2012.”


L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued over Rs. 2040 Crore

BSE 29 June 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 29, 2012 titled “L&T Construction Secures Orders Valued over Rs. 2040 Crore”.

“The Infrastructure IC of L&T Construction has won a major order valued at Rs. 2040 crore from a Leading infrastructure developer.”


Cords Cable Industries has Bagged first order from Portugal’s Largest Electrical & Electromechanical Group

BSE 27 June 2012

Cords Cable Industries Ltd. has informed BSE that Cords Cable Industries has Bagged first order from Portugal’s Largest Electrical & Electromechanical Group


Award of Project of Rs. 33.55 Crores

BSE 27 June 2012

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company has been awarded the following project/work by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. for aggregating contract value of Rs. 33.55 crores.

“Contract CC-25: Construction of boundary wall, box culvert and land development of Mukundpur depot on Mukundpur – Yamuna Vihar corridor (line – 7) of phase – Ill Delhi MRTS”.


Received Order worth Rs. 63.86 Crores

BSE 26 June 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company have received an order from Gammon India Limited for Supply Contract for Package JMS-2 for construction of 3 Metro Stations in Joka – BBD Bag corridor of Kolkata Metro Project at a total contract value of Rs. 63.86 Crores.


Synergy bags $10 m project for townships in Rwanda

HBL 25 June 2012

Synergy, a Bangalore-based real estate consulting and turnkey solution firm, announced that it has bagged the Design and Project Management contracts for three townships in Rwanda for about $10 million (over Rs. 55 crore).
The Design and Project Management mandate is part of a $153-million township development contract from Rwanda Social Security Board bagged by Blackstone-backed Synergy Property Development Services.


Receipt of Order

BSE 25 June 2012

Shreeyash Industries Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company is in the process of manufacturing ‘Oxford Shirts’ for an Italian Brand by the name of M/s. Vancini. The order has been issued to the Company by M/s. Colombo Trade, Breschia, Italy.

The trial order of 5000 shirts is under production, after which the regular order is for 50,000 shirts per month. The price negotiated is Rs. 355 per shirt FOB Hyderabad, amounting to Rs. 21.30 Cr.


Welspun Corp bags New Orders of Rs.1, 738 Crore, taking order book to Rs. 9,185 Crore

BSE 22 June 2012

Welspun Corp Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 22, 2012, titled “Welspun Corp bags New Orders of Rs. 1,738 Crore, taking order book to Rs. 9,185 Crore”.


Serum Institute places repeat order with Suzlon

HBL 21 June 2012

Pune-based Serum Institute of India Ltd. has placed a repeat order with Suzlon Energy Ltd for the installation 21-MW wind turbines.
The project comprising 10 units of Suzlon’s S88 2.1-MW wind turbine generators will be commissioned in Maharashtra for captive consumption.


Ashok Leyland wins another order from Bangladesh for 88 AC buses; Order worth USD 6.5 million

BSE 18 June 2012

Ashok Leyland Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 18, 2012 titled “Ashok Leyland wins another order from Bangladesh for 88 AC buses; Order worth USD 6.5 million”


Work Order worth Rs. 31.77 Crores

BSE 18 June 2012

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company have received the following orders totalling Rs. 31.77 Crores:

1. From Mittal Energy Limited related to Operation & Maintenance for Coke Handling System for Guru Gobind Singh Refinery at Bhatinda at a total contract value of Rs. 23.41 Crores; and

2. From M/s. The Durgapur Projects Limited, Durgapur – 713201, for Service contract for O&M of CHP of Unit No. 7 and associated jobs at DPPS, DPL at a total contract value of Rs. 8.36 Crores.


L&T Construction Secures Order Valued over Rs. 1076 Crore

BSE 15 June 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 15, 2012 titled “L&T Construction Secures Order Valued over Rs. 1076 Crore.

“L&T Construction has won new orders valued Rs. 1076 crore across various businesses during the first quarter of 2012-2013.”


VA Tech Wabag wins Rs. 270-cr order from RIL

HBL 15 June 2012

VA Tech Wabag has bagged a Rs. 270-crore contract from Reliance Industries to set up an effluent treatment and recycling facilities at Dahej and Hazira.


Elecon Engg gets orders worth Rs. 23 cr

HBL 14 June 2012

Anand-based Elecon Engineering Company Ltd. said it has won orders worth Rs. 23.3 crore from Iffco and Manikgarh Cement.
In a statement, Mr. Prayasvin Patel, Chairman and Managing Director, said Indian Farmers’ Fertilizers Cooperative Ltd. (Iffco) has given an order of Rs. 16.3 crore while Manikgarh Cement Unit II, a division of Century Textile and Industries Ltd’s. order is worth Rs. 7 crore.
The Iffco order is for supply, erection and commissioning of rail-mounted machinery while the Manikgarh order is for design, engineering, manufacturing and supply of various pipe conveyors.


Sanghvi Forging & Engineering Limited Bags Orders worth 6 Cr.

BSE 14 June 2012

Sanghvi Forging & Engineering Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 14, 2012 titled “Sanghvi Forging & Engineering Limited Bags Orders worth 6 Cr.”


Pennar bags two orders for engineered buildings

HBL 12 June 2012

Pennar Engineered Building Systems (PEBS) has bagged two orders. The first is from Tata Steel Group Company in Hyderabad and the second from Jayabheri Orange County.
PEBS, a subsidiary of the Rs. 1,370 crore Pennar Industries Limited will execute a pre-engineered steel building in an area of 6,720 sq. m. It will be equipped with the company’s premium product, Double – Lok®, a 100 percent leak proof standing seam roofing system.


Secures Order of Rs. 124.17 Crores

BSE 13 June 2012

Consolidated Construction Consortium Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company has bagged an Order from IL&FS Urban Infrastructure for design and construction of a Green Field Stadium at Karyavattom (Kerala) for the National Games to be held in Kerala, valued at Rs. 124.17 Crores, to be completed in 21 months.

The order book stands at Rs. 5891 Crores.


Vakrangee Finserve has bagged Financial Inclusion Project from the State Bank of India

BSE 12 June 2012

Vakrangee Softwares Ltd. has informed BSE that Vakrangee Finserve Limited (VFL), a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Vakrangee Softwares Limited has bagged Financial Inclusion Project from the State Bank of India. From the project, VFL targets to achieve approximately Rs. 980 Crores (Rupees Nine Hundred & Eighty crores only) during the tenure of Five years.


Alstom bags Rs. 55 cr-orders from NTPC

HBL 08 June 2012

Alstom has secured two contracts for the execution of turnkey station control and instrumentation (C&I) for National Thermal Power Corporation projects.
In a release, the company said that it will be providing the C&I equipment for NTPC’s 660-MW supercritical projects for Solapur II and Mouda II in Maharashtra. These contracts are worth around Rs. 55.4 crore.


L&T Shipbuilding Wins Orders worth Rs. 483 Crore from Qatar

BSE 08 June 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 08, 2012 titled “L&T Shipbuilding Wins Orders worth Rs. 483 crore from Qatar.”


Tecpro Systems (Singapore) Pte Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tecpro Systems Ltd. receives order worth US $32.7 million from Hyundai Rotem Company, Korea

BSE 08 June 2012

Tecpro Systems Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 08, 2012 titled “Tecpro Systems (Singapore) Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tecpro Systems Ltd. receives order worth US $32.7 million from Hyundai Rotem Company, Korea.”


KEC Intl bags orders worth Rs. 391 cr

HBL 06 June 2012

KEC International, an RPG group company, has bagged orders worth Rs. 391 crore in the transmission and telecom businesses.
KEC has received a Rs. 361-crore order for a 400 kV double circuit transmission line on turnkey basis in Tamil Nadu. The order is from the Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation. The total line length is 114 km.
It has also received a Rs. 30-crore order for the supply of optical power ground wire (OPGW) communication systems on a turnkey basis from Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL).


L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued over Rs. 2410 Crore

BSE 07 June 2012

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 07, 2012 titled “L&T Construction Wins Orders Valued over Rs. 2410 Crore”.


Ashok Leyland bags $6-m order from Bangladesh

HBL 06 June 2012

Ashok Leyland Ltd. has secured an order for 50 vestibule buses from Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation valued at $6 million.
The order was bagged under the Indian Line of Credit scheme provided for the improvement of urban transportation in Bangladesh and represents Ashok Leyland’s first export order for such buses, the company said in a statement.


Alstom T&D India wins PowerGrid deal

HBL 06 June 2012

Alstom T&D India, an arm of French firm Alstom, has bagged a contract worth Rs. 41 crore from Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for setting up a transmission network at Daltonganj in Jharkhand.
Alstom T&D India has been awarded the contract for the supply, erection and commissioning of a sub-station at Daltonganj, Jharkhand, an official statement said.


MAN Industries Gets Orders worth Rs. 800 crores

BSE 04 June 2012

Man Industries (India) Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated June 04, 2012 titled “MAN Industries Gets Orders worth Rs. 800 crores”


Efkon bags six contracts worth €10 m

HBL 01 June 2012

Efkon India, a subsidiary of the Austrian Efkon Group, said it has won six projects in the field of intelligent transportation system (ITS) worth nearly €10 million in the last five months. The company continues to be the “partner of choice” for concessionaires and customers wanting complex and large-scale deployment of ITS systems in India, Mr. Pushkar Kulkarni, CEO, said in a statement. The projects awarded include the Yamuna Expressway of the Jaypee Group, the Zirakpur-Parwanoo, the Chengapalli-Coimbatore, Indore-Gujarat and Pune-Sholapur road projects, and the automatic fare collection system in Jaipur city.


BHEL bags Rs. 1,143-crore NTPC contract

BS 01 June 2012

State-owned BHEL said it has bagged a Rs. 1,143 crore contract from NTPC to set up a 500-MW power generating unit at its Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Station in Madhya Pradesh.


IL&FS Trans, subsidiary, bag GHMC order

BS 01 June 2012

Surface transportation infrastructure company, IL&FS Transportation Networks Limited, said that a consortium comprised of the company and its subsidiary, Futurcage Infrastructure India Limited, has been mandated to develop an integrated multi-level automatic car parking facility at Khilwat, Hyderabad, on a build, operate and transfer (BOT) basis by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC). The concession period for the project is 30 years, including two years of construction period, and the revenue will be accrued from the parking fee and leasing of retail space, a release said.


Award of Projects

BSE 31 May 2012

Unity Infraprojects Ltd. has informed BSE that the Company have been awarded the following Project:

1. Construction of Concrete Road and allied civil works in Market-I, Market – II and Additional Shop cum Godown, Vashi Navi Mumbai by Mumbai Agricultural Produce Committee Mumbai and the said project is to be completed within a period of 18 months. The Project Value is Rs. 48.81 crores.

2. Construction of Single line BG Tunnel No. 6 (Approx. Total Length 1200 RM) at km 32.700 to 33.940 between station Kaimai Road and Kambiron Road in connection with construction of New Railway Line Project Jiribain – (Imphal) of North- East Frontier Railway construction by North-East Frontier Railway and the said project is to be completed within a period of 18 months. The awarded Contract Value is Rs. 71.51 crores.

3. Construction of Dining Block for IISER Pune by the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune and the said project is to be completed within a period of 12 months. The awarded Contract Value is Rs. 28.00 crores.


Welspun Corp bags Rs 2,070-crore order

BS 29 May 2012

Welspun Corp, a large diameter pipe manufacturer, said it has received orders worth Rs. 2,070 crore from international and domestic markets


Award of Contract from “Maharashtra Airport Development Company Ltd.”

BSE 29 May 2012

PBA Infrastructure Ltd. has informed BSE about pertaining to getting award of Contract from “Maharashtra Airport Development Company Ltd”. The details are given below:

Name of the Work : Construction of link taxiway (connectivity) from existing Airport to MRO area in MIHAN – SEZ at Nagpur

Contract Amount: Rs. 57,61,63,458.26 (Rs. Fifty Seven Crores Sixty One Lakhs Sixty Three Thousand Four Hundred Fifty Eight & paise Twenty Six Only)


Alstom T&D India Wins 960 MINR contract from MSETCL for 400 kV Gas-insulated substation in Maharashtra, western India

BSE 28 May 2012

Alstom T & D India Ltd. has informed BSE regarding a Press Release dated May 28, 2012 titled “Alstom T&D India Wins 960 MINR contract from MSETCL for 400 kV Gas-insulated substation in Maharashtra, western India”.


Elecon Engg bags two orders

HBL 23 May 2012

Elecon Engineering Company Ltd., leading material handling equipments and transmission products manufactures, said it has procured two orders worth Rs. 272.33 crore from NTPC and Rs. 25.50 crore from Tecpro Systems Ltd.


Revised Press Release (EMCO bags Prestigious order worth Rs. 161 Crores from NTPC Ltd.)

BSE 23 May 2012

With reference to earlier announcement dated May 23, 2012 regarding a Press Release dated May 23, 2012, titled “EMCO bags Prestigious order worth Rs. 161. 2 Crores from NTPC Ltd.”, Emco Ltd. has submitted to BSE a Revised Press Release titled “EMCO bags Prestigious order worth Rs. 161 Crores from NTPC Ltd.”


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