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L&T arm to build 2 units of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project

The firm has secured an order in the range of Rs 1,000-2,500 crore to construct the Main Plant Civil Works of the Kudankulam 5 and 6 units

Larsen & Tourbo | Construction sector | nuclear power

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Larsen and Toubro
Larsen and Toubro

The construction arm of L&T has secured an order in the range of Rs 1,000-2,500 crore to construct the Main Plant Civil Works of the Kudankulam 5 and 6 units.

The Kudankulam Plant is India's first Light Water Reactor (LWR) of 6 units with a generation capacity of 1,000 MWe (megawatt electrical) each.

In a regulatory filing, L&T said that the scope of work includes construction of the reactor building, reactor auxiliary building, turbine building, diesel generator building and other safety related structures in a duration of 64 months.

The company is currently executing similar works of Kudankulam 3 and 4 units in the same premises.




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First Published: Thu, February 18 2021. 15:52 IST