RPP Infra Project Ltd. along with its joint venture partner Saravana Engineering Bhavani Pvt. Ltd. has bagged an order worth Rs. 87 crore from Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) for civil works of Bhoothathankettu small hydro electric project (24 MW). RPP Infra’s scope is around 30 per cent of the total contract.
The details of the said project include civil works of Bhoothathankettu small hydro electric project, construction of concrete power channel, power house, tail race channel and design, fabrication, delivery, erection, testing and commissioning of intake gates, fresh track, draft tube gates, etc.
Arun Sundaram, CMD, RPP Infra Projects said, “Indian Government has been undertaking various steps to encourage rapid growth in rural infrastructure development in the country and with RPP Infra Projects presence in this areas for last so many decades, it is well poised to capture such project. We are moving in the right direction and the company hopes to bid and win such projects in coming months which will enhance turnover, and profitability of the company in coming quarters.”
The project is expected to be completed in 24 months.