Hazira (Surat, Gujarat), January 12, 2022: The Heavy Engineering arm of Larsen & Toubro dispatched two large Ethylene Oxide Reactors, weighing 1,200 Tons each from Hazira, Gujarat to a large petrochemical complex overseas.
This was a repeat order after four identical Reactors were supplied by L&T to the same client in 2020 amidst Covid-19 pandemic during the first wave. The Reactors were manufactured at L&T’s state-of-the-art Heavy Engineering Complex located at Hazira near Surat.
These highly complex reactors are crucial equipment for production of Mono Ethylene Glycol in the petrochemical complex.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Anil V. Parab, Member – L&T Executive Committee, Senior VP & Head Heavy Engineering said, “Such a repeat order is testimony of our unique ability to handle these large & complex equipment and customer’s confidence on our reliable delivery performance even during the unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic.”
“Our focus on high-end products, in-house development of distinctive manufacturing technologies and various digitalization initiatives have helped us to become a reliable partner to our clientele. Delivering such a key equipment to our client, meeting all the requisite international quality and safety standards, is a matter of great pride for us,” added Mr. Parab.
L&T’s ‘A. M. Naik Heavy Engineering Complex’ is a globally benchmarked, state-of-the-art, fully integrated, digitally-enabled manufacturing facility. It continues to contribute to the “Make in India” mission. All L&T Heavy Engineering facilities are well equipped with Industry 4.0 solutions for engineered-to-order manufacturing. The heavy engineering business of L&T has a proven track record of supplying technology-intensive equipment and systems to global customers in the Refinery, Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals, Fertilizers and Nuclear Power sectors.