IRCON International Limited on 29 October 2013 was selected as the top infrastructure company under the category construction infrastructure development - mid at the Dun and Bradstreet Infra Awards 2013 for delivering exemplary performance by Dun & Bradstreet (D&B). The world’s leading provider of global business information, knowledge and insight, announced and presented the third edition of Infra awards. IRCON is a Public Sector Undertaking in construction sector under the Ministry of Railways.
The award was received by Mohan Tiwari, the Chairman and Managing Director of IRCON at ITC Maratha Mumbai. During the award ceremony, the Dun & Bradstreet also released the sixth edition of its premier publication named India’s Leading Infrastructure Companies 2013.
IRCON has executed the J&K Rail Link project in the Quazigund–Banihal section. It was selected as the best project under the category Railways at the Dun and Bradstreet Infra Awards 2013. IRCON worked on the Banihal- Quazigund section of 18 kilometer length that involved the 11.2 kilometer long transportation tunnel with modern Ventilation and SCADA system. This work helped in connecting the valley area of Jammu across the Pir Panjal range with all-weather transportation system.
About IRCON International Limited
IRCON International Limited is a government company incorporated by the Ministry of Railways under the Companies Act, 1956 on 28 April 1976. Originally, it was established under the name Indian Railway Construction Company Limited. It is the leading turnkey construction company in the public sector and is 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 and Sri Lanka) now.
Other Awards received by IRCON International Limited
• Dun & Bradstreet's best PSU Award 2012 in Engineering Construction category
• ISO 14001:2004 Certificate, CIDC Vishwakarma Award 2012
• All-India Export Excellence Award of EEPC INDIA for 2011-12
• Award for Excellence Received from Department of Public Enterprises
• India Pride Award 2011
• CIDC Vishwakarma Award 2012
• All-India Export Excellence Award of EEPC INDIA for 2010-11
• India Pride Award 2011
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