Gammon India

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Gammon India Limited
Traded as NSEGAMMONIND, BSE509550
Industry Construction, Civil Engineering
Founded 1922
Founder John C. Gammon
Headquarters Mumbai, India
Area served
Key people
Abhijit Rajan, Chairman and Managing Director
Peter Gammon, Chairman Emeritus
Revenue Increase 5533.12 crore (2011-12)[1]
Decrease 151.58 crore (2011-12)
Decrease 87.04 crore (2011-12)

Gammon India Limited is the largest civil engineering construction company in India.[3] Headquartered in Mumbai, it was founded in 1922 by John C. Gammon.

Notable projects[edit]

Gammon India has executed some notable civil engineering projects:[4]

Gammon India was the recipient of a performance bonus based on its delivery of the extradosed flyover ahead of the 2010 Commonwealth Games at Delhi for the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). Gammon India was also awarded the 'Signature Bridge Project' award for executing a modern designed bridge and approach way for the Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation (DTTDC). This project, valued at close to Rs.10,000 million, is designed to ease traffic flow in Wazirabad, a high traffic density zone in North Delhi.[citation needed]

Notable accidents[edit]

  • In 2007, a portion of a flyover being built by Gammon India in Panjagutta area in Hyderabad collapsed, killing 20 people.[8]
  • In 2009, a bridge being built by Gammon India for Metro rail in Delhi collapsed, killing 6 people and injuring 13.[9]