IRB Infra receives Letter of Award from UPEIDA for Group 1 of upcoming Ganga Expressway BOT Project in Uttar Pradesh

IRB Infrastructure Developers Ltd., India’s one of the leading and largest highway infrastructure and toll road developers has received a Letter of Award from the Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA), the nodal agency entrusted to monitor the project development, for developing the Group 1 of the prestigious Ganga Expressway Greenfield BOT Project in the State of Uttar Pradesh. 

The Company will develop the 129.700 Kms stretch from Meerut to Badaun under Group 1 of the four groups of the project, with cost outlay of INR 6,555 Crores, under the Design, Bid, Finance, Operate & Transfer (DBFOT) model with the traffic linked expandable Concession period up to 36 years that includes 3 years for construction.

While commenting on the development Mr. Virendra D. Mhaiskar, Chairman & Managing Director of IRB Infrastructure Developers Ltd. said, “We are very happy to get the Letter of Award for this prestigious project. This will be our third project in the State of Uttar Pradesh. It’s the testimony of our specialization in managing the large sized BOT projects with the in-house rich domain expertise and resources, which have been instrumental and demonstrative in creating the world class safety and quality highways infrastructure for India over last two decades.” He further added, “We would leave no stone unturned to excel ourselves to complete this project with high standards of safety and quality so as to commission it as per the set timelines.”

To re-iterate, IRB Infra has already fully completed and commissioned its 124 Kms long Agra Etawah BOT project with cost outlay of around INR 3,044 Crores in the State of Uttar Pradesh; and is in in final stages of completing and commissioning its 99 Kms long Hapur Moradabad BOT project with cost outlay of around INR 3,345 Crores.

With prestigious Ganga Expressway project coming into Company’s BOT portfolio, The total order book of the Company now stands at Rs.19,210 Crores including construction order book of Rs.12,677 Crores; thus, providing revenue visibility of next three years.