Indian Oil Corp, Oil India and a unit of Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) will buy a 29.9 per cent stake in the Taas-Yuryakh oilfield in East Siberia for $1.12 billion and another 23.9 per cent in Vankor oilfield for $2.02 billion.
State run oil marketing firm Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) is all set to make its footprints in creating gas transportation infrastructure pan India. The company is set aside Rs 4,000-5,000 crore to build the gas pipeline infrastructure over next 4-5 years
Essar Projects (EPL) has bagged a contract worth Rs 700 crore from Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL). The scope of work includes project management, residual process design, detailed engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction, commissioning, and performance testing of the Coke Drum Structure Package (CDSP) of the Delayed Coker Unit (DCU) at the BPCL Kochi Refinery for the Integrated Refinery Expansion Project.
Prasad K Panicker, Executive Director of Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) Kochi Refinery informed that the firm would spend Rs 900 crore on a new LPG pipeline project and storage capacity project. While the state-run oil refiner would invest Rs 600 crore to set up a 229-km pipeline in Kochi Refinery, it would spend another Rs 300 crore at its Irumpanam unit to raise
State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) avoid hedging their spot purchase of crude oil from the global market as it may work in either ways. This was mentioned in the recent report of the standing committee on petroleum and natural gas submitted to the Parliament recently. The report quoted Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) Chairman as saying that state-run oil firms, which undergo stringent audit by CAG, don't want to take the risk o
Assam-based Numaligarh Refinery (NRL), a subsidiary of Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL), is in the process of executing expansion projects in order to raise its refining capacity to 8-9 million metric tonnes per annum (mn mtpa) from 3.0 mn mtpa.
To make Kerala a surplus liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) state by 2015, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) Kochi Refinery have taken up projects. The projects, being undertaken by the two State-owned companies are expected make available about 1,700 tmt (thousand metric tonnes) of LPG in the state.