KEC International receives new orders worth Rs 1313 crores

KEC International

KEC International, an infrastructure engineering, procurement, and construction firm, announced new orders totalling 1,313 crores across multiple businesses.

The transmission and distribution (T&D) business of the RPG group has received orders for projects in India, East Asia Pacific, and SAARC, according to a statement.

A 220 kV GIS substation for an Indian refinery project; a 500 kV Transmission line in Thailand; and a 132 kV Transmission line and associated substations in Nepal are among the projects. Its solar division has received a significant order for a 500 MW Solar PV project in India.

“We are delighted with the new order wins, especially our largest order in the Solar business to build a 500 MW Solar PV power plant in India. We are now refocusing on this business in line with the government’s emphasis on green hydrogen and renewables such as solar,” MD & CEO Vimal Kejriwal said.

“With the substation order in T&D, we have now diversified our customer base to include non-utility clients to the current power utilities. T&D orders from East Asia Pacific and SAARC have increased our presence in these international markets. With these orders, our YTD order intake stands at Rs. 14,500 crores, a 20% increase over last year,” he added.

KEC International is a global infrastructure EPC firm that specialises in power transmission and distribution, railways, civil and urban infrastructure, solar and smart infrastructure, oil and gas pipelines, and cables. KEC is currently involved in infrastructure projects in over 30 countries and has a presence in over 110.