Company Profile

Larsen & Toubro is a US$14 billion technology, engineering, construction and manufacturing company, with global operations.  The Company addresses critical needs in key sectors including infrastructure, construction, hydrocarbon, defence and power. 

A strong, customer-focused approach, conformance to global HSE standards and the constant quest for top-class quality have enabled the Company to sustain leadership in its major lines of business for over 75 years.

L&T won The Economic Times Corporate Citizen of the Year Award - 2013. It was ranked 4th by Newsweek in the global list of green companies in the industrial sector. 


The evolution of L&T into a major engineering and construction organisation is among the more remarkable success stories in Indian industry.  It was founded in Mumbai (then Bombay) in 1938 by two Danish engineers, Henning Holck-Larsen and Soren Kristian Toubro. Beginning with the import of machinery from Europe, L&T took on engineering and construction assignments of increasing sophistication.  Today, the company sets engineering benchmarks in terms of scale and complexity.

Corporate Sustainability

L&T was the first company in India in the engineering & construction space to publicly disclose its sustainability performance.  The Company’s annual Sustainability Reports highlight achievements and objectives across the traditional three ‘Ps’ of Planet, People and Profits.  All our Reports are rated A+ by Global Reporting Initiatives, indicating the highest level of disclosure.  The recognition that the Company has secured from forums around the world affirm public perception of L&T as an organization that contributes significantly to the wellbeing of people.

Record of Achievements