Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is an US 16-billion dollar engineering, technology, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate, recognised by Forbes as one of the most innovative companies in the world.
Astrong customer-focused approach coupled with strict adherence to global Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) standards and a constant quest for top-class quality have enabled L&T sustain leadership in the business for over 75 years.
L&T Construction is the construction arm of L&T. Ranked 25th among the top 250 global contractors by Engineering News Record in 2016, L&T Construction is India’s largest construction organisation offering Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC) solutions with single-source responsibility for executing large industrial and infrastructure projects from concept to commissioning. L&T Construction straddles eight related businesses – buildings and factories, metallurgical and material handling, transport infrastructure, heavy civil infrastructure, power transmission and distribution, water and effluent treatment, smart world and communications and restructure with proven capability for executing all types of mega projects on a turnkey basis involving innovative designs, comprehensive construction services that include procurement, supply, installation, testing and commissioning.
The organisation has an ever-expanding global footprint with worksites across 20 countries worldwide in South Asia, South East Asia, the Middle East, Russia and Africa. L&T Construction was one of the earliest companies to operate in the Gulf and over the years, has gained significant market presence in UAE, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain for executing projects on EPC basis.
L&T’s dedicated Smart World and Communication (SW&C) business unit in L&T Construction offers end-to-end solutions comprising security solutions, communication network and telecom infrastructure and smart infrastructure as a Master Systems Integrator. The SW&C business unit leads the business initiatives and collaborate with other businesses within the L&T Group – L&T infotech, L&T Electrical and Automation IC and L&T Technology Services.
The Smart World business has already an impressive track record having executed City Surveillance and Intelligent Traffic Management Systems for the Government of Gujarat in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Vadodara and another unique project facilitating better surveillance and management of critical infrastructure at Sabarmati Jail, in Ahmedabad. The business has built India’s first smart city – Jaipur. It is executing India’s largest city surveillance project comprising 6,000 cameras across 1500+ locations in Mumbai for the Government of Maharashtra and are developing smart solutions for the cities of Pune, Nagpur, Hyderabad and Vishakhapatnam as part of the Government of India’s Smart Cities Mission.