In the year 1959,Sri. Vallurupalli Nageswara Rao, founded 'Southern Engineering Works' (SEW) in Vijaywada, A.P. India, with late Sri. Y. Purnachandra Rao and Sri. Y.M.G. Nageswara Rao as co-founders to pursue civil engineering construction activities. The first project SEW worked on, was the prestigious Nagarjuna Sagar Dam in Andhra Pradesh. During the period of expansion, other partners joined the company and contributed to the growth of the organization to its present status.
In the year 1967, the seventh year since founding, SEW was awarded a Gold Medal by the then Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Shrimati Indira Gandhi for the record progress of stone masonry in a single day at Nagarjuna Sagar Dam.
With the experience gained at the Nagarjuna Sagar Dam, the company participated in the building of other major dams of Tawa, Bargi, Bansagar, Hasdeo Bango, in Madhya Pradesh & Srisailam and Priyadarshini Jurala in Andhra pradesh. SEW attained specialization in the construction of high dams due to the experience gained in the opportunities available in the beginning years of its founding.
In the year 1983, the company was converted to a Private Limited Company with the name SEW Constructions Ltd.
Over the years, SEW Constructions Ltd., has diversified into construction of
- Lined Irrigation Canals
- Hydel, Thermal and Gas based Power
Industrial, Commercial and Residential Buildings
Dams & Barrages
Lift Irrigation Schemes
Roads and Bridges
Fabrication and Erection of Gates
Water Supply Projects
In the year 2008, the company was renamed as SEW Infrastructure Ltd. to highlight our commitment to infrastructure project works.
We derive our strength from the shareholders and employees and the company accords top most priority for their growth. Our company is backed by a large team of talented, committed and loyal employees, sub- contractors and suppliers.
We continue to aim towards being a leader in the construction industry with strong client relationships, dedicated and satisfied workforce with an impeccable reputation to be the top quality provider without cost and time overruns.