Punj Lloyd wins water treatment project in Bihar
Punj Lloyd Delta Renewables, a Punj Lloyd group company, has won an EPC contract for a centralised water treatment plant at Kharagpur, district Munger in Bihar. The project, awarded on a turnkey basis by the Public Health Engineering Department of the Bihar Government, will have a capacity of supplying 6.224 million litres of drinking water per day (MLD) to the fluoride affected village of Khaira and its adjoining areas.
The scope of work includes engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning of a centralised water treatment plant along with piping network in multiple villages to supply treated water. The project will be completed over a period of 24 months.
Dr Tariq Alam, Chief Executive Officer, Punj Lloyd Delta Renewables, said, “We are proud to win this contract as it will strengthen our footprint in Bihar, where we secured India’s largest solar based EPC contract to construct 850 water treatment plants across the state. Water Treatment continues to be a core focus within our renewables portfolio and this project will add to our contribution towards development of Bihar.”
Punj Lloyd Delta Renewables provides turnkey solutions across multiple segments which include Utility Scale Grid Connect, Off Grid power generation, Water Treatment & Distribution, Waste to Energy, Green Buildings and Infrastructure.