The Water & Effluent Treatment Business of L&T Construction has secured an order from Punjab Water Supply & Sewerage Board, Punjab, to provide surface-based bulk drinking water supply to Jalandhar town on design, build, operate and transfer basis. The project is part of the Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) scheme.
Scope of work
The aggregate scope of the project includes design and construction of a raw water storage and sedimentation tank, raw water settling tank cum pumphouse, water treatment plant of capacity 275 MLD, clear water reservoir, underground storage reservoirs and pumping stations, raw and clear water transmission pipelines, associated electromechanical and instrumentation, control and automation works.
The project involves automation including measuring input and output water quantity and quality through suitable SCADA and other instrumentation works. The project is designed to cater safe and potable bulk drinking water to Jalandhar benefitting 13.8 lakh population and will help convert existing ground-based water supply system in the town to a surface-based system.
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