A consortium of L&T and South Korea-based Samsung C&T Corporation has secured an EPC contract worth $250m from Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) for the construction of Bibiyana South 400MW combined cycle power plant.
The board of Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an additional loan of $120m for a project to bring drinking water to urban areas of the Jaffna Peninsula, an area in Northern Province, Sri Lanka.
The Singapore’s Public Utilities Board (PUB) has broken ground on the second phase of the deep tunnel sewerage system (DTSS) to transport used water, freeing up land above for redevelopment. The second phase, which will measure 100km in length, will entail an investment of SGD6.5bn ($4.8bn).
Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has extended its support to Virginia-based energy company AES to construct of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal plant and a 2,250 MW combined cycle power plant in Vietnam.
Philippines-based AG&P (Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company) has inked an exclusivity with Karaikal Port Pvt Ltd (KPPL) to develop an LNG import terminal including LNG sourcing and supply at Karaikal Port in Puducherry, India.
North-West Power Generation Company (NWPGCL), a power generation company in Bangladesh, has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with German firm Siemens to construct a 3.6GW power plant in Bangladesh’s Patuakhali district.
Dong Energy has started work on the DKK1.2bn ($187.6m) project for conversion of the Asnæs Power Station in Denmark.
A joint venture (JV) of Clough and Wartsila has bagged an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract to develop a gas-fired power plant near Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted a $200m loan with a sovereign guarantee to the Ceylon Electricity Board to develop a 100MW wind park on Mannar Island in Sri Lanka’s Northern Province.
Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has started the execution of the 4,000MW Yadadri Supercritical Thermal Power Project (TPP) in Telangana, India.
L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited (LTHE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has been awarded an offshore contract by Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) pertaining to a Daman Development project.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB), in collaboration with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), has agreed to co-finance a grid stabilisation project in India.
L&T Construction, the construction arm of L&T, has been awarded contracts valued at INR21.7bn ($331.1m) across various business segments.
The Abraaj Group, a Dubai-based investment firm, has joined forces with French utility firm ENGIE to build a wind power platform in India.
Züblin, a subsidiary of Austrian construction group Strabag, has won a contract worth €309m to build 11.9km of tunnels for the sewerage system in Singapore.
L&T Construction, the construction arm of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has been awarded contracts valued at approximately INR25.25bn ($395m) across various business segments.
Leighton Asia, a CIMIC Group company, has won a Deep Tunnel Sewerage System Phase 2 contract worth AUD470m ($378m) from PUB, Singapore’s national water agency.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co (MHIEC) has been awarded a contract by the Clean Authority of Tokyo, to renovate core components at the Ariake waste-to-energy plant in Tokyo.
Vinci Construction Grands Projets and Bessac (Soletanche Bachy), two subsidiaries of Vinci Construction, have been awarded a contract to design and build a 10km treated water transmission pipeline in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
German multinational conglomerate Thyssenkrupp has won an EPC contract from the state-owned Brunei Fertilizer Industries for a new fertilizer production facility in Brunei.