L&T Wins Gujarat Contract

6 April 2010 (Last Updated April 6th, 2010 18:30)

Technology manufacturer Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said it has won a $235m offshore platform contract from Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation, India. The contract was awarded to accelerate production of first oil and gas from the KG Basin, off the East Coast of India. Unde

Technology manufacturer Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said it has won a $235m offshore platform contract from Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation, India.

The contract was awarded to accelerate production of first oil and gas from the KG Basin, off the East Coast of India.

Under the contract, L&T is responsible for survey, engineering, procurement, fabrication and installation of the wellhead platform.

After commissioning is complete, the facilities will add six million standard cubic metres of hydrocarbon gas per day to India's energy production.