DLF Appoints L&T for The Crest
The Crest includes six tower blocks, three towers of Ground + 38 and three towers of Ground + 27 floors with four continuous basement
In a landmark deal, DLF has appointed construction major L&T Construction - the largest construction organization in the country - as general contractor to build the luxury residential development. L&T Construction’s cutting edge capabilities cover every discipline of construction – civil, mechanical, electrical and instrumentation engineering, and their services extend to large industrial and infrastructure projects from concept to commissioning.
L&T Construction’s scope of work includes Construction, Civil, Structural, Finishes, MEP, External services, Hard & Soft Landscaping and all ancillary works associated with The Crest. The total contract is valued at approximately Rupees 1337 Crores and is in line with DLF’s philosophy of associating with reputed national and international construction giants for development of its new projects.
Earlier, DLF had appointed MACE group as Project Management Consultants. MACE is an international consultancy and construction company, offering integrated services across the full property and infrastructure life cycle and is involved in the delivery of iconic projects like the London Eye, Heathrow airport T5, 2012 London Olympic Games, Jumeirah Beach Residences and Venetian Macau. Mace has been a consistent winner of prestigious international awards such as Construction Consultancy of the Year 2013, Building Awards Project Management Firm 2012, etc besides major health & safety awards.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr.Ravi Kachru, CMD-DLF Projects said: “Our contractors and consultants have been aligned to raise the standards of Health, safety & environment and quality assurance & quality control to meet International acceptable standards. We are also committed to following best practices like setting up a state of the art labor camp, ambulance & doctor on call, RO water for drinking purpose and overall hygienic conditions for the workers at site. The Crest is a next generation luxury project by DLF and hence the systems, construction techniques and project management practices are benchmarked as per the highest international standards.”