Shares of VKS Projects, an EPC contractor, clawed back above the issue price of Rs 55 in last couple of hours of trade after hitting a lower circuit of Rs 53.05 in early trade on Wednesday.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs 56 in late trade, before closing at Rs 55.60, with a rise of just 1% over issue price.
The Rs 55-crore public issue was opened for subscription during June 29-July 4, which managed to get fully subscribed on final day.
VKS Projects is engaged in the business of undertaking EPC contracts of CS/SS/alloy steel turnkey piping, civil land development, industrial / commercial infra projects, structural fabrication and erection of equipments, fire fighting projects and commissioning of chemical plants.
Company intends to use issue proceeds for long-term working capital requirements besides financing the procurement of construction equipment and key machineries and the setting up of engineering design studio/office and training centre in Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.