L&T said its Hydrocarbon Engineering unit secured a major construction contract for Crude Distillation and Vacuum Distillation Unit (CDU & VDU) from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, Visakhapatnam Refinery. It also won an extension to an ongoing contract for Reliance Industries Jamnagar. The combined value of the two contracts is about ₹21 billion, the construction company said.
The 9 MMTPA CDU & VDU project is a part of HPCL Visakh Refinery Modernisation Project (VRMP) and involves Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning, L&T said.
Three weeks ago, it said it won an order worth over Rs 16 billion from Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd to set up a 3 million ton per year Full Conversion Hydrocracker Project for the Visakhapatnam Refinery. L&T has in the onshore hydrocarbon sector since early 1990s, both in India and outside India.