Source: Punj Lloyd
Punj Lloyd Group has won a contract worth Rs. 539 crore from GAIL India for gas pipe laying and terminal work from Dabhol to Bangalore.
Punj Lloyd will be laying 7 spreads comprising 820 km of the pipeline. The complete work of the pipeline from Dabhol to Bidadi and two additional spur lines (Gokak-Goa and Bechanhalli-Bangalore) has a total of ten spreads.
Speaking on the contract win, Mr. P K Gupta, Director, Punj Lloyd, said, “We are extremely proud to win seven out of the ten spreads of this prestigious pipeline project. Our association with GAIL is almost two decades old and we have executed several prestigious projects for them. This contract win reflects the confidence of the client in our project execution capabilities and reinforces our position as ‘pipeline experts.'”
The scope of work entails supply of material as required, installation, testing, pre- commissioning of pipeline, preservation, drying and commissioning. The work includes installation of pipeline and related piping works at intermediate pigging stations, sectionalizing valve stations, tap-offs and all associated mechanical, civil, structural, architectural, electrical, telecom and instrumentation work among others. The project will be executed over a period of 13 months.
Other projects that Punj Lloyd is currently employed for GAIL include Thal-Usar-Thal pipeline, Jamnagar – Loni pipeline, KG Basin Phase II pipeline, Vizag Secunderabad pipeline, Dahej-Vijaipur pipeline, Dahej-Uran pipeline, Panvel-Dabhol pipeline, and Gandhar-Zanor pipeline.