The unprecedented growth of urbanisation coupled with the dire need for modern constructive parallelism has led to the establishment of many a top construction company in India. The infrastructure design and development is no longer run of the mill work. It integrates the concepts of effective business strategies coupled with immense technical expertise for delivering the final output of the presentation.
After thorough research and critical observation of the various market trends and rankings, we have listed below quite a few best civil engineering companies in 2018 which have made it to the top 10 in the Indian market.
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10. Hindustan Construction Company
Headquartered in Mumbai, this public private company is quite the talk of the town, considering its integral involvement in critical construction works in the country. The business spans across multiple sectors of civil works department and is primarily occupied with engineering and construction, real estate, urban development, infrastructure design and development respectively. The HCC group of companies enlists the HCC pvt ltd along with its numerous subsidiaries like the HCC Real Estate Ltd, Lavasa Corporation Ltd., the Highbar Technologies Ltd., HCC infrastructure Ltd. and Steiner AG in Switzerland respectively.
With its headquarters in Chennai, IVRCL is fiercely engaged in the business of development and implementation of the civil engineering practices. It primarily deals with the procurement, construction and commission of lead infrastructure projects. Its other business units include water and environmental projects, power transmission, overseas forays and mining feasibilities, desalination and sewage systems build. Its power transmission projects mainly include power lines, substations, bringing in electricity to rural areas and establishment of distribution lines respectively.
8. Simplex Infrastructure Ltd.
Established in the year 1924 and hosting more than 2600 mega projects, Simplex Infrastructure Ltd. is the premier institution that exclusively caters to the engineering and construction sector. It deals in various projects that specifically include the Transport, Energy and Power, Mining, Real Estate, Buildings, etc. Ensuring consistent quality experience coupled with extensive cost control solutions; this business corporation has been successfully dominating the construction fraternity for more than 90 years and has had its fair share of success in the corresponding financial markets as well.
One of the “fastest growing infrastructure developers”, Soma successfully retains its brand name even after 13 long years of experience in this particular industry. With an overall turnover around Rs. 39165 million, it is presently executing 13 projects in 15 different states. Initially an EPC player, SOMA has evolved into executing various infrastructure projects on a Build Own Transfer basis. It incorporates a highly strategic approach wherein it deploys state of the art equipments and technology worth over 10 billion to achieve greater efficiency in its execution processes.
6. GMR Group
Founded in 1978 by Mr. G. M. Rao and headquartered in New Delhi, GMR Group is one of the top civil engineering companies that withstand tough competition in the market as of today. This particular corporation deals primarily in Energy, Transportation, Airports and Urban infrastructure respectively. Having more than 3 decades of experience in this industry, GMR Group has been rapidly evolving to be the best in the market with the help of state of the art projects in the sectors critical to the whole process of development as such.
5. Nagarjuna construction company
Driven with passionate commitment towards excellent success scripting, under the effective leadership of the visionary entrepreneur Dr. AVS Raju, Nagarjuna Construction Company has paved its way into the top 10 of the engineering and construction industry. It has evolved into a major leading brand with BOT, Realty and international business respectively.
4. Punj Lloyd
This international brand has established its roots successfully in the Indian market. It provides for integrated development, engineering, procurement, construction and project management services in the energy and infrastructure sector. Originally established in the year 1982 as the pipeline division of the Punj Sons Private Limited, it was finally rechristened into the Punj Lloyd public Ltd in the year 1992.
Afcons infrastructure limited is part of the shapoonji pallonji group, which presently holds the second largest position in the engineering and construction sector in India. Equipped with a vision towards fostering an environment that helps in the creation of knowledge and its application to work, it seeks to excel in all the activities and strives to build a better organisation on the whole. Afcons boasts of excellent specialisation in marine and industrial sector, indulging in more than 150 marine infrastructures across the Indian coastline. It has also made a significant contribution in building LNG infrastructure in India.
2. Tata Projects
Tata Projects is the premier infrastructure and engineering institution that is equipped with great expertise in building complex urban and industrial infrastructure projects. It incorporates a highly skilled taskforce of more than 2700 employees who specialise in engineering excellence, supply chain expertise and exceptional construction management. This business giant pays special attention to quality and safety as its core values, because of which it has earned several awards. These include the “Certificate of Merit” from “Confederation of Indian Industry”, and “Certificate of Excellent Safety Management” from SEPCO China. It indulges in more than 79 million safe hours and incorporates the accomplishment of OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 certifications respectively.
1. Larsen and Toubro
This industrial conglomerate is a major technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services provider that integrates global operations in more than 30 countries across the globe. Predominantly known as L&T, it addresses critical needs in key areas like the Hydrocarbon, Infrastructure, Power and processes and the like. It believes in delivering a world class customer oriented quality approach with unmatched experience in all the major lines of business as such.
Civil engineering is the key towards efficient workgroup design and constructive development. The above mentioned organisations are by far, the best in the market right now. With extensive infrastructure development opportunities and the incorporation of high-end technology, this industry is soon to take off on a boom for greater financial and business standards in the current global market.