Minister Rameswar Teli visit Chennai Petroleum Manali Refinery

On his visit, he also commissioned a Sulphur Recovery Unit built at the cost of Rs. 570 crores at the refinery.

Minister Rameswar Teli visit Chennai Petroleum Manali Refinery

Tamil Nadu: Minister of State for Ministry of Petroleum and Natural GasShri Rameswar Teli today, visited the Chennai Petroleum Manali Refinery in Tamil Nadu. He interacted with the officials and the workers at the refinery & took stock of its functioning. 

Operating at a capacity of 10.50 MMTPA, it is one of the most complex refineries in the country with Fuel, Lube, Wax and Petrochemical feedstocks production facilities, he said.

On his visit, he also commissioned a Sulphur Recovery Unit built at the cost of Rs. 570 crores at the refinery in the presence of CPCL MD Sh. Arvind Kumar and Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. ED & State Head (Tamil Nadu) Sh. V C Asokan. 

Shri Teli said It will convert the poisonous Hydrogen Sulphide gas generated by the refinery to elemental Sulphur & reduce the number of Sulphur compounds released into the atmosphere.

During a cloth distribution ceremony that followed, he distributed sarees and dhotis to all the contract workers in the Sulphur Recovery Unit.