IndianOil to have perfecting capability of 123 MMT per year by 2020-21
IndianOil's cross-country network of crude Oil and product pipelines is spread over 10,000 Km. The Corporation handles the largest network of petrol and diesel stations in the country.
- (1888PressRelease) December 03, 2011 - India's biggest refiner, IndianOil having 10 refineries in the homeland will take up its perfecting capability to the grade of 123 MMT/ year by 2020-21. This was revealed by Director (Refineries), Indian Oil Corp Ltd. Shri Rajkumar Ghosh at Vadodara.
Besides the commissioning of 15 MMT per year Paradip Refinery in Orissa, another Refinery of 15 MMT per year is in viewpoint designing to be set-up in Western part of the country. Gujarat Refinery vegetation functioning at the grade of 13.7 MMT per year is furthermore designed to be increased to 18 MMT per year by 2016-17 and 23 MMT per year by 2020-21, said Shri Rajkumar Ghosh.
IndianOil Refineries collectively are processing crude oil in surplus of their conceive capability for past five years and there has been maintained advanced in the power conservation administration at refineries in spite of gathering tough value parameters, said Shri Ghosh.
Gujarat Refinery which requested IndianOil's first Petrochemical Plant of Linear Alkyl Benzene (LAB) effectively is furthermore contemplating setting up of PX-PTA vegetation to add worth to its hydrocarbon string of connections, Shri Ghosh added.
Talking about Gujarat Refinery's pledged efforts in the direction of Sustainable Development Shri Prithwiraj Sur, Executive Director (I/c) of Gujarat Refinery said that IndianOil has granted its best to double-check that development does not damage the natural environment and value of life. The Refinery, has furthermore drawn up activity design to maximize reuse of treated effluent and decrease new water utilisation by establishing a Reverse Osmosis (RO) unit. The Rs160crore unit will maximize reuse of treated effluent, decrease Fresh Water utilisation and accomplish Zero discharge. For more details