Petroleum Secretary visits MRPL
Mangaluru, Dec 11, 2020: Petroleum and Natural Gas secretary Tarun Kapoor, visited MRPL today and reviewed the progress at the critical projects.
He paid particular attention to the review of Desalination Plant being set up near Tanneeru Bhavi beach and FCC Gasoline Treatment Unit (FGTU).
Tarun Kapoor inaugurated the FGTU substation and also had direct supervision of the progress of the project site of FGTU unit, which is the critical unit for MRPL to produce Government-mandated BS- VI grade gasoline. Though MRPL has already started supplying BSVI grade fuels since November 2019 FGTU adds operational flexibility to the refinery complex.
MRPL team apprised him the impact of COVID situation on project progress and also the steps taken to ensure the safety of all workers and the initiatives taken to revive the economy through safe execution of construction work.
The Secretary also visited Control Room & Laboratory and also had a meeting with top management of MRPL.
Managing Director M. Venkatesh, Director Refinery Sanjay Varma, Director Finance Pomila Jaspal, CVO Rajeev Kushwah ITS, Executive Directors M. Elango and BHV Prasad along with GGM HR Krishna Hegde were present.