Indian Oil Corporation Ltd
has awarded Larsen & Toubro Ltd a project order comprising two trains of 300
tonnes per day of sulphur recovery units (EPCC - 5) along with associated facilities
such as amine regeneration unit, sour water stripper and tail gas treatment unit
for enhanced sulfur recovery of up to 99.9 per cent.
order, valued at Rs693 crore, is expected to enable Indian Oil to produce low-sulphur
clean fuels to meet regulatory requirements.
Oil, which operates one of its biggest refineries located at Koyali on the outskirts
at Vadodara in Gujarat plans to set up these sulphur recovery plants as part of
its fuel upgradation project
Engineering India Ltd has been retained by Indian Oil to provide project management
consultancy, while Black & Veatch of the US is the process licensor.
EPC order comprises residual process design, detailed engineering, procurement,
supply, transportation, storage, fabrication, inspection, construction, installation,
testing, mechanical completion, pre-commissioning, commissioning and performance
guarantee test runs for the said project.