Mumbai; 18 April 2023: Sterling and Wilson Private Limited (SWPL), a Shapoorji Pallonji Group Company, and one of India’s leading engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) companies, announced that it has recently won three new Rural Electrification orders aggregating to ~ INR 1,080 crore. The Rural Electrification orders are turnkey projects awarded under the Revamped Reforms-based and Results-linked, Distribution Sector Scheme.
The first order is awarded by Chhattisgarh State Power Distribution Company Limited (CSPDCL) in Rajnandgaon district, Chhattisgarh, followed by other two orders awarded by South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (SBPDCL) in Nalanda (also covering districts in Nawada) and Gaya. The projects, aimed at Development of Distribution Infrastructure at Electric Supply Circle, will positively impact the lives of lacs of people in the regions, and come with a 30-month timeline.
Commenting on this occasion, the newly appointed CEO for Transmission & Distribution Business at Sterling and Wilson Private Limited, Mr. Sudhir Mahajan said, “Government of India has committed significant result-linked investments in their vision for rural electrification. Aligned with its broader goals of achieving universal access to modern energy services, promoting sustainable development and reducing AT&C losses, the government has launched several schemes to improve the quality and reliability of electricity supply in rural areas. We, at Sterling and Wilson, are committed to aligning with the government’s vision and are thrilled to bag three orders in this segment in the country.”
Sterling and Wilson with its superior execution expertise is perfectly poised to leverage the growing opportunities in T&D space in India and international markets. The company's success in winning these orders is a testament to its commitment to providing reliable and sustainable electrification solutions to communities in need.” he added.
About Sterling and Wilson
Sterling and Wilson is one of India’s leading engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company. The Company operates across the globe in more than 30 countries with a strong presence in regions such as Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and Australia. From being electrical contractors in the 80s to becoming the subcontinent’s largest MEP and EPC business today, Sterling and Wilson has come a long way. The Company’s proven past is embodied in its industry-leading presence of ninety years and successful projects of grand scale and complexity in India and the international arena. Over the past 10 years, the Company has set up global operations in Data Centers, Renewable Energy, MEP-IEPC, Transmission & Distribution, Generators and E-Mobility. Sterling and Wilson has grown from a turnover of Rs. 2,245 crores in FY 2012 to a turnover of Rs. 8,000 crores in FY 2022. As a responsible corporate entity, the company has been actively contributing to socio-economic development of communities in which it operates, through various CSR activities.
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