Hindustan Construction, KEC JV wins Rs 1,309 crore contract by Chennai Metro Rail
15th Nov 2021

Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) in a joint venture with KEC International (KEC) has been awarded Rs 1,309 crore contract by Chennai Metro Rail for the construction of 11.61 km elevated viaduct section and eleven elevated stations on Corridor 5 of phase II of the Chennai Metro. This is the second order secured by the HCC-KEC Consortium for Chennai Metro. HCC share in the JV is 51% (i.e. Rs 668 crore).

The scope of work involves civil works, architectural works and signages, plumbing & drainage works and temporary services as per the employer's drawings and the works requirements. The eleven elevated stations include Madipakkam, Kilkattalai, Echangadu, Kovilambakkam, Vellakkal, Medavakkam Koot Road, Kamaraj Garden Street, Medavakkam Junction, Perumbakkam, Global Hospital and Elcot. The project is to be completed in 36 months.

Hindustan Construction Company is a leader in engineering and construction space. The company has established a vast presence and gained recognition in the sectors of Hydro Power, Water Solutions, Transportation and Nuclear Power.