Tata BlueScope Building Solutions receives ’Infrastructure Excellence Award’ for its E-Engineered Building Project
Thursday April 30, 2009

Tata BlueScope Building Solutions, a division of Tata BlueScope Steel has received ’E-Engineered Building project of the year Award’ at the Essar Steel Infrastructure Excellence Awards, organised by CNBC-TV18 and Essar Steel. The division won the award for successful implementation of the ’East West Gas Pipeline project’ of Reliance Gas Transportation Infrastructure Limited (RGTIL). This challenging project involved design and erection of 122 BUTLER® buildings that spanned across four states and was completed in a record time of approximately 280 days.

Mr H. G. Chandrashekhar, Vice President - Tata BlueScope Building Solutions, received the award from Mr. Rakesh Mehta, Chief Secretary, NCR, Delhi and Prof. K. T. Ravindran, Head - Urban Design, School of Planning & Architecture, Delhi at the award function organized in Delhi. The award was conferred on Tata BlueScope Building Solutions for successful execution of the challenging ‘East West Gas Pipeline project’ of Reliance Gas Transportation Infrastructure Limited (RGTIL). This project involved supply of 16 types of BUTLER™ buildings spread across 32 location covering four states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat. The project starts from Krishna Godavari Basin of Andhra Pradesh and ends at Bharuch in Gujarat.

On receiving the award, Mr H. G. Chandrashekhar said, "Tata BlueScope Building Solutions, in a short span of three years, has delivered approximately 400 E-engineered buildings in India. The East West Gas Pipeline project, however, has a special significance for us because of its sheer magnitude and diversity. This project showcases the superior design features and range of value propositions offered by BUTLER™ Building Systems, which truly is the world’s premium PEB brand." He further stated, "The award for this project is special as it recognises E-Engineered Steel buildings segment in the fast growing Infrastructure sector and establishes it as a smarter way of construction that matches with fast changing customer requirements. The award reinforces our commitment to bring quality solutions to all our clients."

About Infrastructure Excellence Awards 2009

The ’ESSAR Steel Infrastructure Excellence Awards’ jointly initiated by E18, a division of Network 18 and Essar Steel have been instituted to recognise and felicitate Infrastructure Companies for excellence and strategic initiatives in the field of construction. The awards, which are the first of their kind for infrastructure excellence in India, were conferred on the basis of overall excellence in execution of projects in areas including Highways & Flyovers, Railways, Airports, Ports, Energy & Power, Oil & Gas, Telecom and Urban Infrastructure. Overall, 13 companies were awarded on the basis of overall excellence in executing projects in various areas of infrastructure development.

About Tata BlueScope Building Solutions

Tata BlueScope Building Solutions is a part of Tata BlueScope Steel Limited, which is an equal joint venture between Tata Steel and BlueScope Steel, Australia. The division is a leading supplier of E-Engineered Building (PEB) solutions and offers BUTLER™ BUILDING SYSTEMS, a premium world-class metal building systems, that has been in the field of E-engineered building solutions for more than 100 years. Established in 1901 in US, the brand which is a market leader in US and China is being offered by Tata BlueScope Building Solutions in the SAARC region. The superior building solution has been developed keeping the customer requirements in mind. The division takes single source responsibility for its design, manufacture and erection. It can be used for application in varied segments such as Industrial, Aviation, Railways, Ports, Warehousing, Commercial, Oil & Gas, etc.

Tata BlueScope Steel, which operates in the field of coated steel, steel building solutions and related building products, maintains high standards in the area of Safety, Health and Environment and has been certified by Underwriters Laboratory Inc. for ISO 9001: 2008 as well as by M/s. UL MSS India for the ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001 certifications.

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