L&T to build offshore platforms and accessories for Mumbai High

Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) will execute ONGC's Rs1,250-crore turnkey fast track project inclusive of handling complete engineering, procurement, fabrication and installation of the offshore platforms.

The project comprises three smart well platforms, sub-sea interconnecting pipelines, sub-sea cables and topside modifications for the Mumbai High South field. It will involve 15,000 tonnes of topside and jackets, 58km of sub-sea pipelines and 22km of sub-sea cables.

L&T will carry out the engineering design through its subsidiary L&T Valdel in Bangalore, and the fabrication at shore-based manufacturing complex at Hazira near Surat, and its large fabrication facility at Sohar in Oman.

The project is scheduled for completion by April 2009.