Mumbai, March 17, 2016: KEC International Ltd. (KEC), a global infrastructure EPC major, an RPG Group Company has secured new orders of Rs. 1,041 crore.

Transmission & Distribution Business:

The Company has secured orders in India, Africa and the Americas amounting to Rs. 933 crore.

Domestic:

  • Orders worth Rs. 246 crore from Power Grid Corporation of India Limited for construction of Transmission Lines in various parts of India.
  • An order worth Rs. 83 crore from West Bengal State Electricity Transmission Company Limited for construction of Transmission Lines.

International:

  • Orders worth Rs. 404 crore for construction of Transmission Line in Ghana, Africa.
  • Supply orders worth Rs. 200 crore across the Americas.

Cables Business:

The Company has secured orders of Rs. 108 crore for supply of Power Cables (incl. EHV) and Telecom Cables.

Mr. Vimal Kejriwal, MD & CEO, KEC International Ltd commented, “The new orders clearly reflect our efforts to diversify the geographical spread of our Order Book. The order win in Ghana is a significant step towards consolidating our position in the growing African Market. In addition, project activities in the Americas are showing an improvement. The orders in India are a reaffirmation of the growing importance of the domestic market in our Order Book. The share of EHV cables is steadily increasing in our Cables Order Book.”

About KEC International Limited

KEC International is a global infrastructure Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) major. It has presence in the verticals of Power Transmission and Distribution, Cables, Railways, Water and Renewables. Globally, the Company has powered infrastructure development in 61+ countries. It is the flagship Company of the RPG Group.

About RPG Enterprises

RPG Enterprises, established in 1979, is one of India’s fastest growing business groups with turnover over Rs. 20,000 crore. The group has more than fifteen companies managing diverse business interests in the areas of Infrastructure, Tyre, IT and Specialty.