IRCON International awards electrification tender to RASS Contractor & Engineers

IRCON International Limited, has awarded a Letter of Acceptance (LoA) to M/s RASS Contractor & Engineers for cable laying and electrification of various type service buildings in Railway Siding of NTPC.

Tender Details:

  • Tender Reference Number: IRCON/2061/NTPC Darlipali/General Electricals/01
  • Name of Work: Design, supply, installation, testing & commissioning of equipment for 2X1000 KVA 33/0.440 KV distribution transformer substation & associated 33 KV & LT cable laying works, electrification of various type service buildings etc. in connection with Railway Siding of NTPC at Darlipali in Odisha.
  • Completion Period for the Contract is: 08 Months
  • The Awarded Value of the Tender is: Rs. 6,84,76,232.57/-

What is IRCON:

Ircon International Limited (IRCON), a government company incorporated by the Central Government (Ministry of Railways) under the Companies Act, 1956 on 28th April, 1976 originally under the name Indian Railway Construction Company Limited, is the leading turnkey construction company in the public sector known for its quality, commitment and consistency in terms of Performance.

IRCON has widespread operations in several States in India and in other countries (Malaysia, Nepal, Bangladesh, Mozambique, Ethiopia, Afghanistan, U.K. Algeria & Sri Lanka Now). IRCON is a specialised Constructions organisation covering the entire spectrum of construction activities and services in the infrastructure sector.

However, Railway and Highway Construction, EHP sub-station (engineering and constructions), and MRTS are the core competence areas of IRCON. IRCON operates not only in a highly competitive environment but also in difficult terrains and regions in India and abroad and is an active participant in prestigious nation building projects. IRCON has so far completed more than 300 infrastructure projects in India and more than 100 projects across the globe in more than 21 countries.


This strategic alliance between RASS Contractor & Engineers and IRCON International demonstrates IRCON’s continuous dedication to improving India’s rail network. The project highlights IRCON’s significance as a key participant in national development through its worldwide operations and infrastructural skills, in addition to marking developments in railway service facilities at NTPC’s Darlipali.

Source: IRCON – Tender Update | Image Credit (representational): North Eastern Railway