Ad Here  
September
October
November
December
January
February
 
 
When Ratan Tata visited SRM Modi and the lady Breaththrough in malaria control Noble nonagenarians... Lalu’s envy, India’s pride Secularism and anti-Hinduism For whom the MIDS bell tolls? Valli, they are more marginalised Nuclear power at the nucleus Strengthen the base... Cement prices continue to rise… When TN politicians can emulate Kerala's Reliance’s TV – 18 ready to launch Tamil News Channel TELANGANA at last…BUT TIAM turns a full cycle The rise and rise of KCP Road development slows down Land reclamation from sea appears cheaper! China invests in India Robber barons everywhere Medical costs hit the roof... He saved millions from starvation... Don’t seem to feel the pulse… Excel Generators provide the vital back-up The few handicaps... Gas is the way forward Banning booze... CSR and CMI: promise of another Srinivasan Ramanujan... Editor's Says Not just in-laws (and outlaws); they’ve renowned academics at the helm! No engine for this car Music happens EEC at the National Media Centre Fortune 500 review When the President was rendered homeless… GNS - 100: our first subscriber Focus on quality of power - its only around 170-180V TGS- The king storyteller L&T: focus on infrastructure and more infrastructure… The power-full Hindujas SoA @ 80 Shale gas and its shallow future Delhi is distant… Towards speedy justice Cleaning Ganga – relocate tanneries and install electric crematoria Boy, can you beat these? The balancing act Tribute Remembering Indira Sivasailam... Pharma – overdose of copying Wise Presidents Dr C Rangarajan returns to Chennai Bihar – Nitish Kumar adopts the Lalu model Protest masters... Tough task taking states together Editor's Notes An informal presentation - analytical, forward locking... Increasing non co-operation of state leaders IPL type auction for VCs? Kudos to NDTV... Another Indian music maestro at the UN Welcome changes that testify to Jayalalithaa’s return to health When nations steal growth from one another… Godspeed, Chief Minister JJ to the lack of interest on the part of these to focus on original research. This despite the much lower costs of such research in India. The industry which thrived on the protection of a closed economy and the advantage of a vast domestic market, has failed to organise its evolution on healthy lines Rahman at CIC Auto components surge… Revive development banks... Modi storms Silicon Valley Fortune for Indian Airlines Demise of a media baron... Shaming of Tamils by Tamil farmers at Delhi Tatas moving out of urea production... Measuring roof tops in terms of KW/MW Roaring Ro-Ro facility Online not in line with brick and mortar businesses... How Air-India loses customs... The star of Spencers is no more Tribute – M V Murugappan More tributes to GR Make standards certification mandatory... Whistle-Stop Tour of Raghuram Rajan IAS invades NDDB... Sri Lanka votes for change London, London Narayan Like Hinduism: many paths to reach God... The why of tax incentives Delhi returns to BJP Russi Mody – a tribute Insurance companies bleeding, yet no decision on increasing FDI limit! WTO Meet: resolved to meet again A Grand Finale for SN’s MS centenary at the US… Plummeting profits of PSBs Welcome focus on core competence S Ramanathan – a versatile musician, musicologist Varuna (rain) in 2015; Vaayu (air) in 2016. Chennai devastated Cutting the nose to spite the face Sweeter prospects for sugar When small is no larger beautiful.. CIPET hqrs to stay at Guindy – for the present? A rich pool of talent not utilised…. A glass full of corruption F C Kohli - his concerns all embracing Marketing expert Balagopal is no more Convulsions in The Hindu Align crops to agro climate endowments… Eternal support for capitalisation of PS banks Silver Years of Madras Musings This scant respect for Law Of course, Gujarat is vibrant …and of a popular trade leader A more liberated TN… Maximising the micro pricing … The brown list of Venkitaramanan The ‘Jayanthi Tax.’ Wanted: a second airport for Chennai When online building permits work…. EVM is tamper-proof Welcome GST Funding the un-funded Welcome thrust on trade in Modi’s foreign visits... Limit foreign borrowings to hi-tech, export potential projects... A Grand Finale for SN’s MS centenary at the US… TN accounts for the largest recruits by the IT sector B H Kothari - a tribute A welcome initiative by the judiciary L&T- the specialty of special purpose vehicles The sea- saw battle continues... The Swadeshi Trump Inflation: are we emulating Argentina and Brazil? Put expensive assets created to use... Parliament in paralysis... Kulandai was a giant R Sridhar steps down as CEO of Shriram Capital CRS, a jewel among managers, is no more. Bihar elections - the Rajaji formula worked The ‘Ayyo-yes’ is no more Telangana in top gear… Should we change the official year? Streamlining mandatory third party cover Fall in crude prices help in oil sector reform The Jan Dhan bonanza ONGC at KG Basin Colour-Chem’s colourful KRVS Why land prices zoom in TN? Padma Bhushan for A Ramakrishna A friendly business group CII projects higher growth… Mersal magnified Poor quality of university VCs Permanent secretariat for TN GIM Naidu will soon build a new Hyderabad Kinetic Karnataka The rise and fall of Annamalai University GM Technology at last! Multi-faceted Venkat TN-leverage strength of BHEL, NLC... More heat than light A professional at the helm of IRDA... Readers' Mail Muffled voices for merit… Lesson from Chandrababu Naidu Contrarian cousins Tribute – Manikam Ramaswami MHC should not return to its old indisciplined ways For whom the bell tolls? Sweet news for TN sugar mills Air Asia India will set new benchmarks for budget travel Engineering seats go abegging Computation of GDP – conundrums continue Five star activism stalls development activity Chennai and Kolkata miss opportunity to grow as Delhi and Mumbai Where a state respects its litterateurs… Polls and promises Things happen by accident and not by design... Small units prefers to remain small... Quality education through the PPP mode Quality silica from Neyveli Which side are you, Montek? Adharma of opposition politics Why this malaise in medical education? Solar, solar everywhere … Moily’s bold thrust Preserving for the future Tax agriculture Haul over the coal Fuel for thought Build close rapport with business leaders Airlines in India: cost and space Alexa – Talking Wikipedia Revving up the manufacturing sector Tatas moving out of urea production... Rs.1600 crore paper board plant of TNPL Vibrant Gujarat Where is Rajaji? Paytm karo... Gay abandon in pricing Liberal imports idling indigenous capacities TN – agglomerate land holdings without alienating ownership West Bengal: mindless malignancy Tihar, Puzhal not different from Parappana Agrahara Adapt Vajpayee dinner diplomacy All eyes on Sankara Nethralaya New IT products of Ramco in the pipeline… Making ‘my Amaravati’... More Shakthi to Das’ elbow A C Muthiah – his munificent bequeaths to science Infrastructure funding – lessons learnt No Maha Koottani in TN... Mu Sigma – is no more Poor representation for Kerala and TN in Cabinet No mega rail project for Tamil Nadu Discoms deserve better… Shanti and Sadhana through Music The nuclear option Shipping woes of Chennai companies S V Raju – a ‘good’ true liberal Scientists urged to take up farmer-oriented research The Ports’ Pasha expands into Tamil Nadu Delhi Chalo... A yen for wastage… Tribute – UCAL Selvan… More Shakti to resource mobilisation... A proud Madrasi Return to king coal for urea... Solar thermal shines… Come elections, come advertisements... Intellectual of rare qualities Waning interest in public discussions… A think tank for Chennai PPP mode for upgrading Corporation Hospitals An inexplicable neglect There was flood of milk. Reason: no milk commissioner! An enemy’s enemy is a friend Odisha: spectacular win by Naveen Patnaik Recognition to role of NBFCs.... Delhi is distant Building loyalty through the stomach IPL - no surprise this scam PC’s preference for professionals The Gulf aviation boom Diamond jubilee of Egmore Samskrt School Naidu’s return augurs well for Seemandhra He continues the focus on social amelioration
 
L&T: focus on infrastructure and more infrastructure…

Engineering and construction giant Larsen and Toubro has been developing several infrastructure projects. Its expertise in construction and ability to mobilise needed finances, have been helpful in conceiving and implementing several large projects involving heavy capital outlays. Over a decade ago, L&T conceived the Bangalore International Airport. Along with the Karnataka government, it brought together Siemens AG, the Zurich Airport and the Centre to construct the modern airport.

Likewise, L&T joined hands with Tata Steel to plan and execute a large capacity port at Dhamra in Orissa involving an investment of over Rs 3000 crore. The expertise in design, engineering and construction of L&T was helpful in completing such large projects in quick time.

L&T has been selling off such projects once they were completed and get ready for operation. The major gain relates to company getting the engineering and construction jobs of large infrastructure projects in diverse areas.

The Container Terminal at Kattupalli, part of the large ship building and engineering plant, is the latest to be hived off. Adani Port is all set to acquire the Container Terminal with capacity to handle 20 million tonnes of cargo.

Author :
Reported On :
Sector :
Shoulder :
RELATED NEWS
ABOUT IE
IE, the business magazine from south was launched in 1968 and pioneered business journalism in south. Through the 45 years IE has been focusing on well-presented and well-researched articles. When giants in the industry stumbled to keep pace with the digital revolution, IE stayed affixed embracing technology.
Read more
 
PRIVACY POLICY
Economist Communications Ltd is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.
Read more
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
You agree that your use of this Website and the purchase of the magazine will be governed by these terms and conditions.
Read more
 
CONTACT US
S-15, Industrial Estate,
Guindy,
Chennai - 600 032.
PHONE: +91 44 22501236
EMAIL: indecom1968@gmail.com