Investments in infrastructure are crucial for the prosperity and development of a country’s economy. Electric systems, water, sewage, communication and transportation are some examples of infrastructure. An infrastructure project can be funded in different ways – privately, publicly or by private-public partnerships. Indian budget has boosted the infrastructure sector by increasing the investment. Private investment faces five chief challenges in infrastructure through PPP model or public private partnership. Thus, public investment has to catalyze investment.
Have a look at the major Indian infrastructure companies having capability and capacity to match and deliver international standards.
TOP INDIAN INFRASTRUCTURE COMPANIES
- Larsen & Toubro Infrastructure Development Projects Limited
This is a leading infrastructure company in India founded in 1938 in Mumbai by Soren Kristian and Henning Holck-Larsen, two Danish engineers. Larsen & Toubro is a large construction company of today’s India. In their project portfolio, they have road constructions that have value above Rs 18,000 crores.
- Reliance Infrastructure Limited
This infrastructure company occupies the second position and is associated with several projects related to high ways and roads, airports real estate and so on. Reliance Infrastructure has huge market capitalization only for distributing electricity in Mumbai suburbs. The company has also received National Award for Excellence in Energy Management.
- GMR Infrastructure Limited
This company stands in the third place amongst the top infrastructure companies in this country. Starting in 1996, GMR has involved in diverse projects like airports, highways, real estate, energy and so on. The company has some key projects in foreign countries as well like Singapore, Philippines, Maldives and Turkey.
- IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited
IRB is a prominent Infrastructure Development Company concentrated with road construction in India. IRB Infrastructure Developers Limited was set up to finance this IRB Group. The company has made road projects of around 9000 kilometers.
- Jaiprakash Associates Limited (JAL)
JAL or Jaiprakash is a company of the Jaypee Group of Indian Corporation. It has several infrastructure projects under its name such as sports, real estate, power, hospitality, roads and so on. Jaiprakash Associates Limited has also worked on a number of hydro-power projects in the country.
- Nagarjuna Construction Company Limited (NCC)
NCC is another public limited infrastructure company like the previous one and is involved in different important projects in irrigation, roads, mining, railways, power and so on.
- Hindustan Construction Company (HCC)
It is an old infrastructure company in India and is also the winner of Global Sustainability Leadership. The company has been a part of a few major projects in power, tunnel, bridges, expressways, etc.
So, these are some of the renowned infrastructure companies that have helped in the development of Indian communication.