HCC Bags Contract From IGCAR Worth INR 7635.7 Million
Hindustan Construction Company, an infrastructure major, has been awarded an IGCAR (Indira Gandhi Center for Atomic Research) contract worth Rs 7635.7 million for construction of Fast Reactor Fuel Cycle facility at coastal city of Kalpakkam.
The scope of work includes construction of Nuclear Safety Compliant Structures for fuel processing plant for Fast Breeder Reactors and allied facilities including civil, electrical and mechanical works. The project is to be completed in 48 months.
Commenting on new order win, Mr. Arun Karambelkar, President & CEO-E&C, HCC Ltd said "We are happy to receive this contract for building Fast Reactor Fuel Cycle facility at Kalpakkam. With our well experience team, we are confident of delivering this job on time with precision in quality, safety and state-of-the-art technology."
When completed, this would serve as fuel processing facility for Fast Breeder Reactors. This is the fourth contract awarded to HCC by IGCAR. Prior to this order, the company has received three contracts from IGCAR to build Administrative Blocks, Township and Metallic Fuel Plant. Some of the major work HCC is currently executing for Department of Atomic Energy includes the first phase of Integrated Nuclear Recycle Plant of BARC in Tarapur and PWHR Units 7 & 8 (2x700 MW) at Rawatbhata, Kota, Rajasthan for NPCIL.
- Issued By:INDIRA GANDHI CENTRE FOR ATOMIC RESEARCH
- Bagged By:
- Region:Southern India
- State:Tamil Nadu
- Value:INR 7635.7 Million
- Published On:2017-08-07