Top 20 Construction Companies in India in 2021

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As a major emerging economy, India is passing through a phase of a massive boom in construction. And we bring here the top 20 construction companies in India that have successfully established themselves as names to reckon with in India’s construction sector. The present government has focused on the rapid development of India’s infrastructure. Smart cities like Dholera in Gujarat are coming up too.

After agriculture, construction is the largest employment generator in India and it also happens to be India’s largest industrial sector. Presently, there are as many as 6,500 projects in the pipeline across sectors under the aegis of the National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP).

The construction sector accounts for 11 percent of the Indian GDP consisting of three main segments which are-

  • Real estate residential and commercial construction
  • The building of roads, railways, power, etc. as infrastructure projects
  • The construction of heavy industries like oil and gas refineries, pipelines, cement, iron, and steel, etc.

By the year 2022, the construction industry is set to emerge as the largest employer in India which will employ more than 75 million personnel. The construction sector’s contribution to the national GDP is set to rise to 15 percent by 2030 with India emerging as the third-largest market for construction globally.

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Here are the top 20 construction companies in India.

PNC Infratech Ltd.

As a leading infrastructure construction and development company in the country, PNC Infratech Limited has vast experience in executing major infrastructure projects like highways, bridges, flyovers, airport runways, power transmission lines, development of industrial areas, etc. The company provides end-to-end solutions for infrastructure implementationincluding EPC also executing and implementing projects on a DBFOT and OMT basis.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 4,222.63
  • Book Value (Rs): 99.27
  • Face Value (RS): 2.00
  • Net Sales Turnover(Rs Cr.): 4877.93
  • Founder: Pradeep Kumar Jain

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 543.40
  • MAR 19: 350.67
  • MAR 18: 248.98
  • MAR 17: 139.00

NCC Ltd.

NCC Ltd.

After being founded in 1978, NCC became a limited company in the year 1990 and was listed on the NSE in 1992. The company has played a prominent role in building national infrastructure through the decades covering various disciplines. The company has been recognized as one of the world’s 250 ‘Best under a Billion’ listed companies across the Asia Pacific region by Forbes Asia in 2005. NCC Ltd. has also been listed as India’s 3rd fastest growing construction company.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 2,164.96
  • Book Value (Rs): 83.72
  • Face Value (RS): 2.00
  • Total Revenue: 8218.80
  • Founder: AVS Raju

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 324.73
  • MAR 19: 574.43
  • MAR 18: 145.44
  • MAR 17: 39.59

Ashoka Buildcon Ltd.

Ashoka Buildcon Ltd.

Having a rich experience of more than four decades in the construction industry, Ashok Buildcon Ltd. is proud of being a part of the initiative to illuminate 30,000 villages through the power and T&D projects. The company has constructed 10,100 lane kms. of highways and it has an employee strength of 4,000. It’s also a part of 36 PPP projects. Ashoka has been involved in prestigious projects spread across 20 Indian states with both the central and state governments being its clients.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 1,785.40
  • Book Value (Rs): 92.58
  • Face Value (RS): 5.00
  • Total Revenue: 43
  • Founder: Ashok M. Katariya

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 148.70
  • MAR 19: -39.24
  • MAR 18: -177.86
  • MAR 17: -209.58

Simplex Infrastructures Ltd.

Simplex Infrastructures Ltd.

The 4th most biggest construction company is the Simplex Infrastructure Limited that was founded in 1924. It has been involved in the execution of various projects across sectors like transport, buildings, mining, power and energy, real estate, etc. The company has been a part of the nation’s infrastructure-building initiative having completed as many as 2,600 projects. The company uses cutting-edge technology in its operations and is in the process of developing a system to track materials and equipment.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 166.00
  • Book Value (Rs): 310.04
  • Face Value (RS): 2.00
  • Total Revenue: 98
  • Founder: Dr. Bithal Das Mundhra

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: -320.81
  • MAR 19: 121.35
  • MAR 18: 115.62
  • MAR 17: 135.07

Gayatri Projects Ltd.

Gayatri Projects Ltd.

Gayatri Projects Limited was founded in 1963 with a specialization in the construction of irrigation projects. The company has emerged as one of the fastest-growing construction companies in India involved in executing major civil construction projects. Gayatri Projects has also completed projects considered to be of national importance involving companies like NTPC, National Aluminium Company, South Eastern Railways, and others. The company is credited with executing 6,842 lane kms. of roads.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 450.21
  • Book Value (Rs): 50.34
  • Face Value (RS): 2.00
  • Total Revenue: 3,463.00
  • Founder: Tikkavarapu Subbarami Reddy

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: -30.63
  • MAR 19: 177.67
  • MAR 18: 25.64
  • MAR 17: 14.47

J Kumar Infraprojects Ltd.

J Kumar Infraprojects Ltd.

J Kumar Infraprojects Ltd. was founded in the year 1980 and was listed on BSE and NSE much later in 2008. The company made its presence felt for the first time after being awarded DMRC projects of Rs. 14,072 million and UPRNNL projects worth Rs. 5,190 million. The company achieved another landmark when it was awarded the Ahmedabad Metro Project worth Rs. 2,781 million in 2015. The company is also involved in irrigation projects covering all of Maharashtra.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 809.62
  • Book Value (Rs): 241.98
  • Face Value (RS): 5.00
  • Total Revenue: 2998.84
  • Founder: Shri. Jagadishkumar Gupta

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 183.58
  • MAR 19: 177.07
  • MAR 18: 136.55
  • MAR 17: 107.32

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd.

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd.

Counted as one of India’s top infrastructure companies, Sadbhav’s journey started in the year 1988. The company has established itself as a major player in the construction sector having completed the construction of more than 4,500 lane km. of roads and highways. They have been involved in projects that included organizations of the stature of NHAI, Coal India, L&T, Punj Lloyd HCC, and others. The company’s all set to be a part of the NHDP’s project to build national highways of over 50,000 km.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 794.37
  • Book Value (Rs): 122.63
  • Face Value (RS): 1.00
  • Total Revenue: 2,273.88
  • Founder: Vishnubhai Patel

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 1,106.25
  • MAR 19: -54.08
  • MAR 18: -114.02
  • MAR 17: -171.65

KNR Constructions Ltd.

KNR Constructions Ltd.

Incorporated in the year 1995, KNR Constructions Ltd. is a multidomain infrastructure development company. The company provides engineering, construction, and procurement services across various sectors like roads and highways, irrigation, and urban water infrastructure management that are growing very fast. It specializes in the construction of engineering projects involving road transport that involves building roads, highways, flyovers, and bridges. It has been ranked 486 in India’s Fortune India 500.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 3,518.24
  • Book Value (Rs): 115.48
  • Face Value (RS): 2.00
  • Total Revenue: 2300.83
  • Founder: Narasimha Reddy

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 244.52
  • MAR 19: 261.81
  • MAR 18: 228.89
  • MAR 17: 90.77

ITD Cementation India Ltd.

ITD Cementation India Ltd.

ITD Cementation India Ltd. is a branch of the UK’s Cementation Company Ltd. and was established in 1931. The aim was to carry out grouting and drilling for hydraulic structures that were growing rapidly back then. The company is today very much a part of India’s growth story having gained major expertise in infrastructure construction. ITD Cementation is now engaged in constructing structures like mass rapid transport systems, airports, dams and tunnels, bridges, highways, etc.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 891.58
  • Book Value (Rs): 61.27
  • Face Value (RS): 1.00
  • Total Revenue: 2146.24
  • Founder: N/A

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 15.92
  • MAR 19: 83.30
  • MAR 18: 119.86
  • MAR 17: 86.75

Man Industries (India) Ltd.

Man Industries (India) Ltd.

Promoted by the Mansukhani family and started in the 1970s, the Man Group is another leading construction company under the flagship of Man Industries (India) Ltd. The company is ISO 9001/14001/18001 accredited and has been growing consistently with an aim to achieve global excellence. The company serves international clients from the oil and gas industry, water, dredging, petrochemicals, and fertilizers industries.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 404.58
  • Book Value (Rs): 130.39
  • Face Value (RS): 5.00
  • Total Revenue: 1775.61
  • Founder: Mr. R C Mansukhani and Mr. J C Mansukhani.

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 55.50
  • MAR 19: 58.84
  • MAR 18: 63.69
  • MAR 17: 33.57

Ramky Infrastructure Ltd.

Ramky Infrastructure Ltd.

A flagship company of the Ramky Group, Ramky Infrastructure Limited was incorporated in 1994. The company is fast emerging as a leader in infrastructure development and environmental management. The company has been involved in a wide range of projects covering sectors like irrigation, transportation, industrial construction, irrigation, etc. The company has its headquarters in Hyderabad and employs 2000 people. The company also has an office in Sharjah (UAE) to handle its international business.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 205.86
  • Book Value (Rs): 74.02
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 1342.26
  • Founder: Alla Ayodhya Rami Reddy

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: -266.03
  • MAR 19: -0.05
  • MAR 18: 65.80
  • MAR 17: 15.82

GPT Infraprojects Ltd.

GPT Infraprojects Ltd.

Operating in two segments, infrastructure, and concrete sleepers, GPT Infra projects Ltd. constructs and executes civil and infrastructure projects. The company has its headquarters in Kolkata and is listed on the NSE and BSE. The company has its manufacturing units in Panagarh in West Bengal’s Burdwan district which is approved by the Research Designs and Standards Organisation of India’s railway ministry, Ladysmith in South Africa, and Tsumeb in Namibia. The company is ISO 9001:2000 accredited.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 81.73
  • Book Value (Rs): 67.34
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 600.15
  • Founder: Dwarika Prasad Tantia

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 13.02
  • MAR 19: 10.34
  • MAR 18: 19.05
  • MAR 17: 16.19

RPP Infra Projects Ltd.

Born out of RPP Builders in the year 1988, RPP Infraprojects became a private limited company in 1995. With a team size of 310 people, the company has executed 150 projects till now. The company was involved in the construction of Anna University in Chennai in 2005 and has a major presence in the south. It’s slowly expanding its footprint in central India too. The company specializes in industrials and buildings, infrastructure and water supply, and irrigation.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 103.74
  • Book Value (Rs): 104.50
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 585.31
  • Founder: Mr. P Arulsundaram

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 18.16
  • MAR 19: 23.41
  • MAR 18: 11.63
  • MAR 17: 22.79

Tarmat Ltd.

Tarmat Ltd.

Having a specialization in the construction of highways and runways, Tarmat Ltd. was founded in the year 1986. The company is headquartered in Mumbai and has a major presence in the southern states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Kerala, Mizoram, Gujarat, and Delhi. The company is ISO 9001:2008 accredited and bagged its first major contract in 1988 for constructing roads/bituminous flexible pavements for all of Nhava Sheva Port. The company also had a major role in constructing the container yard at the port.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 48.99
  • Book Value (Rs): 42.16
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 234.08
  • Founder: Late Mr. Eapen Varghese.

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 6.92
  • MAR 19: 0.57
  • MAR 18: 1.25
  • MAR 17: 0.03

Soril Infra Resources Ltd.

Soril Infra Resources Ltd.

Soril Infra Resources Ltd. is an independent listed company of the Indiabulls Group. The parent company (Indiabulls) is also listed in the NSE as India Bulls.  It’s involved in the business of equipment renting, construction advisory, and other related services. It has four segments of operations- facility maintenance services, equipment renting services, LED lighting, and construction advisory. They also offer rents out tower cranes, passenger hoists, and piling rigs across the nation.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 223.49
  • Book Value (Rs): 71.99
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 194.19
  • Founder: Mr. Vikas Khandelwal

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 6.66
  • MAR 19: 13.95
  • MAR 18: 17.26
  • MAR 17: 31.68

Reliance Industrial Infrastructure Ltd.

Reliance Industrial Infrastructure Ltd.

Primarily involved in the setting up/operating of industrial infrastructure, Reliance Industrial Infrastructure Limited is a Reliance Group company. The main areas of its service are pipeline transportation of raw water and petroleum products, renting out machinery for construction, and other support services for infrastructure projects. The company is focused on western India and operates mainly in Maharashtra and Gujarat.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 559.53
  • Book Value (Rs): 222.78
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: N/A
  • Founder: Mukesh Ambani

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 7.93
  • MAR 19: 7.79
  • MAR 18: 9.74
  • MAR 17: 16.42

Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd.

Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd.

A part of the Murugappa Group, the Coromandel Engineering Company has been a part of the construction sector since the year 1947. It has completed more than 300 projects for various clients of repute. The company is engaged in the construction of industrial units of many kinds, cement plants, power plants, commercial and residential properties and educational institutions covering the length and breadth of entire India. The company is also ISO 9001:2008 certified.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 75.44
  • Book Value (Rs): 0.02
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 60.94
  • Founder: N/A

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: -4.66
  • MAR 19: -11.82
  • MAR 18: -12.57
  • MAR 17: -7.68

Conart Engineers Ltd.

Conart Engineers Ltd.

Set up in 1973, Conart Engineers Limited became a public limited company in 1992. The company has established itself as a leader in engineering, construction, and procurement driven by quality. The company has had an excellent track record in the timely completion of many industrial, commercial, residential, and infrastructure projects. Conart is also ISO 9000 certified and has a team of skilled technicians and labor and experienced managerial force working for it.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 6.81
  • Book Value (Rs): 65.45
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 25.89
  • Founder: Vinod S. Sura

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 1.19
  • MAR 19: 1.67
  • MAR 18: 1.20
  • MAR 17: 1.29

Noida Toll Bridge Company Ltd.

Noida Toll Bridge Company Limited was incorporated on the 8th of April, 1996, and is a public limited company. The company is promoted by Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Ltd. specifically to develop, construct, operate, and maintain the DND Flyway on a build own operate transfer (BOOT) basis. The aim was to connect Delhi’s growing population with those on the other side of the Yamuna with a bridge. The flyover thus built is a work of innovative technical engineering.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 118.23
  • Book Value (Rs): 18.98
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 24.69
  • Founder: Dilip Lalchand Bhatia

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: -30.37
  • MAR 19: -35.87
  • MAR 18: -57.87
  • MAR 17: 2.28

ARSS Infrastructure Projects Ltd.

Incorporated on 17th May 2000 ARSS Infrastructure is one of India’s fastest-growing construction companies. The company is credited with having completed 80 projects for several clients in these two decades with an aggregate contract value of more than Rs. 7000 million. The company is presently involved in projects spanning several segments like railway, highways, and real estate. The company is set to play a key role in helping to develop India in the 21st century and further into the future.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 27.85
  • Book Value (Rs): 17.19
  • Face Value (RS): 10.00
  • Total Revenue: 288.52
  • Founder: Subash Agarwal

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: 7.99
  • MAR 19: -11.21
  • MAR 18: -54.77
  • MAR 17: -331.61

Consolidated Construction Consortium Ltd.

Consolidated Construction Consortium Ltd.

An ISO certified company, Consolidated Construction Consortium Ltd. with a turnover of Rs. 21.98 billion has a major presence in pan India. It has offices in Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad, and Trivandrum in the south, Delhi in the north, Kolkata in the east, and Pune and Ahmedabad in the west. They have recently set up an office in the Middle East. The company’s services include construction, procurement, engineering, and project management.

  • Market Cap (Rs Cr.): 10.36
  • Book Value (Rs): -6.74
  • Face Value (RS): 2.00
  • Total Revenue: 456.05
  • Founder: R Sarabeswar.

Profit and Loss:

  • MAR 20: -139.81
  • MAR 19: -75.60
  • MAR 18: -78.32
  • MAR 17: -134.68

Quick Overview of Top 20 Construction Companies in India

Sl. No. Company Establishment Head Office Website
1 PNC Infratech Ltd. 1989 New Delhi https://www.pncinfratech.com/
2 NCC Ltd. 1978 Hyderabad http://ncclimited.com/
3 Ashoka Buildcon Ltd. 1976 Nashik https://ashokabuildcon.com/
4 Simplex Infrastructures Ltd. 1924 Kolkata http://www.simplexinfra.com/
5 Gayatri Projects Ltd. 1963 Hyderabad https://www.gayatri.co.in/
6 J Kumar Infraprojects Ltd. 1980 Mumbai http://www.jkumar.com/
7 Sadbhav Engineering Ltd. 1988 Ahmedabad https://www.sadbhaveng.com/
8 KNR Constructions Ltd. 1995 Hyderabad http://www.knrcl.com/
9 ITD Cementation India Ltd. 1931 Vile Parle (East) https://www.itdcem.co.in/
10 Man Industries (India) Ltd. 1988 Mumbai http://www.mangroup.com/
11 Ramky Infrastructure Ltd. 1994 Hyderabad http://ramkyinfrastructure.com/
12 GPT Infraprojects Ltd. 1980 Kolkata http://www.gptinfra.in/
13 RPP Infra Projects Ltd. 1988 Erode http://www.rppipl.com/
14 Tarmat Ltd. 1986 Mumbai https://www.tarmat.in/
15 Soril Infra Resources Ltd. 2005 Mumbai https://www.sorilinfraresources.com/
16 Reliance Industrial Infrastructure Ltd. 1988 Mumbai http://www.riil.in/
17 Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd. 1947 Chennai http://www.coromandelengg.com/
18 Conart Engineers Ltd. 1973 Khar West Mumbai http://www.conartengineers.com/
19 Noida Toll Bridge Company Ltd. 1996 Noida http://ntbcl.com/
20 ARSS Infrastructure Projects Ltd. 2000 Bhubaneswar http://arssgroup.in/

Conclusion

All the companies on our list of the leading construction companies in India are listed in NSE and  have earned a solid reputation for having completed key projects on time. India is all set to be the third-largest economy in the world soon with the construction sector poised for a boom. The companies on the list are well capable of building for India the infrastructure that it needs to step into the bright future that beckons it.

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