Thursday, August 04, 2005

L&T bags Tata Steel orders

Tata Iron and Steel Company Ltd, a leading steel manufacturing brand on Thursday announced that it has placed an order for a new 2.5 mtpa blast furnace with a group of engineering companies headed by L&T. The 2.5 mtpa blast furnace order given to consortium of L&T, Paul Wurth-Italia, Paul Wurth-India is part of the next phase of the Tata Steel's expansion plans. This is the second major order in this phase of expansion as it had placed order for the 2-mtpa-sinter plant also with L&T and Outokumpu.