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Growing resentment against Afcons in ONGC: Will the company be put on holiday?.  ONGC's Pipeline Replacement Project (PRP-7): An update.  LPG pipeline: HPCL wants to build one.  IGX: Learning by doing.  As world grapples with climate change, ministry wants to bring in fresh regulations.  IEA warning: Indian policy makers can ignore it at its own peril.  Software update: Fertilizer projects.  Software update: Fertilizer projects.  Chemical imports: RIL is the biggest importer of them all.  46,000 tonne ethane cargo for RIL berthing at Dahej on June 21.  Two simultaneous cargoes in Kochi raise eyebrows.  ONGC Videsh plans to raise $525 million to redeem bonds set to mature soon.  NRL expansion: Attempt to limit bids to traditional bidders fails.  Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? To supply rig to Cairn.  Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? Bids for OIL rig tender.  McDermott bags two downstream projects: Multi-country teams to work on them.  CGD demand: How did COVID-2 impact that.  EIL targets orders worth Rs 1600 crore.  Software update: Fertilizer projects.  LNG tender out.  

Growing resentment against Afcons in ONGC: Will the company be put on holiday?

Jun 16: 8Will ONGC move to disqualify Afcons after growing resentment among officers?
8Or will it not?
Find out more
Details

ONGC's Pipeline Replacement Project (PRP-7): An update

Jun 16: What is the latest on ONGC's pipeline replacement project (PRP-7)
8There was movement noticed earlier
8It is roughly a $350 million project Details

LPG pipeline: HPCL wants to build one

Jun 16: 8HPCL is keen to lay a new LPG pipeline
Click on Reports for more Details

IGX: Learning by doing

Jun 16: IGX is on a learning-by-doing journey.
8It has made some changes in its master circular as required by the exigencies of the situation.
Click on Reports for more Details

As world grapples with climate change, ministry wants to bring in fresh regulations

Jun 16: And even as the world grapples with climate change, the petroleum ministry is bringing in new rules for the E&P segment.
8These would allow for compensation to producers for losses incurred
8Also, the central government will tighten its grip further on the E&P sector through certain amendments
Click on Reports for more   Details

IEA warning: Indian policy makers can ignore it at its own peril

Jun 16: The world's most influential energy agency, the IEA, has made it clear that there is no economic rationale for looking for any more oil and gas globally.
8This is a statement that Indian policy makers or even E&P operators exploring for oil  or gas, can ignore at their own peril.
8All that can be afforded now is investments in existing fields, the IEA has made clear.
8Even this happens, there are those who are warning that there will be a shortfall in oil because investments are low, and there are now projections that oil may touch the $100/bbl mark.
Click on Reports for more Details

Software update: Fertilizer projects

Jun 16: Ammonia Storage Tank Greenfield Project
8Cost - Rs 100 crore
8Project Event: RFQ for the supply of 10000 MT ammonia storage tank has been out, with bid due dateon 21 June 2021. Toyo Engineering won the race for design, engineering, procurement, third party inspection. Construction is likely to be started in August 2021 due to the second wave of Covid-19.
Click here for more details  (Available only via www.indianfertilizer.com)
Details

Software update: Fertilizer projects

Jun 16: Ammonia-Urea Brownfield Project
8Cost - Rs 6000 crore
8Project Event: The procurement work is ongoing, BHEL, Thermax, ISGEC, and Thyssenkrupp are in the race for the supply of Steam Generation Plant. The RFQ for the Electrical Distribution system on an LSTK basis has been out and the bid due date has been extended from 26 May to 16 June 2021 due to the lack of a suitable bidder. The financial bid for the Supply, Erection, Testing & Commissioning Of Permanent Raw Water Supply System has been opened, and evaluation is ongoing as bid prices have been found to be high. Bridge & Roof Co. (India) Ltd., Kolkata, Corrtech International Pvt. Ltd., Ahmedabad, Gurumaharaj Engicon Pvt. Ltd., Bhubaneshwar, NRP Projects Pvt. Ltd., Chennai and Thermosystems Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad was qualified in technical evaluation. (Available via www.indianfertilizer.com)
Click here for more details
Details

Chemical imports: RIL is the biggest importer of them all

Jun 16: In chemicals, RIL is a large importer of:
8CBFS
8Paraxylene
8Benzene
Click on Reprots for more
Details

46,000 tonne ethane cargo for RIL berthing at Dahej on June 21

Jun 16: An ethane cargo is coming in for RIL on June 21
8The cargo is for 46,000 tonnes, and is coming in from Houston
8And the ship name is Ethane Topaz
8Coming in at Dahej
Click on Reports for more on chemical imports into India, a total of 9.37 lakh tonnes are slated to come in over the next few days. Details

Two simultaneous cargoes in Kochi raise eyebrows

Jun 16: There is keen attention that the website is placing two LNG cargoes arriving on the same date, 19th of June, in Kochi.
8Kochi is an under-utilized terminal, with low capacity utilization of around 20%.
8It gets a cargo once in 10 days, Normally.
8What are two cargoes going to do arriving simultaneously in Kochi?
Click on Reports for more.
Details

ONGC Videsh plans to raise $525 million to redeem bonds set to mature soon

Jun 16: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders:
8In Line Inspection of Mumbai-Manmad Cross Country Pipeline Details
8Sale of Contaminated Lubricants and Greases at Sangrur Depot Details
8Annual Unit Turnaround LSTK Contracts for CDU2 Unit-2021 and NHTCCR Units-2021 at refinery Details
8Construction of NRO Gharwakalan Ta Khai, Prayagraj Retail Territory Details
8Hydrotesting of Stationary and Mobile Cascade installed at Geographical Area Details
833KV HT Line Works for Krishnapatnam Coastal Installation Details
8Supply of Industrial Soft Water for Indirect Water Bath Heater on Callout basis Details
8Supply & Installation of Site Office Bunk House for Ahmedabad & RFPSC Blocks Details
You can also click on Tenders for more

For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8ONGC Videsh plans to raise $525 million to redeem bonds set to mature soon Details
8TN must act against Vadatheru hydrocarbon project: Panneerselvam Details
8No change in petrol, diesel prices on Tuesday Details
8Mumbai barge disaster may be outside India’s labour laws’ purview Details
8Fossil fuels maintain grip on market: report Details
8Oil bulls take charge as demand outlook improves, Brent up a fifth day Details
8Exports rise by 69 per cent in May 2021, trade deficit widens Details
8India's fuel sales recover from June lows, still lower than last year Details
8Oil and Gas stocks gain Details
8'Very interested' in strong energy partnership with India, says US energy secretary Details
8High inflation may dent India’s Covid-hit economy further Details
You can also click on Newsclips for more   Details

NRL expansion: Attempt to limit bids to traditional bidders fails

Jun 15: 8Attempt to limit NRL's expansion contracts to traditional bidder fails.
8Field left wide open to all Details

Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? To supply rig to Cairn

Jun 15: 8Megha has also bagged a contract for the supply of an indigenous rig to Cairn India
Find out more on the type of rig that is being supplied Details

Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? Bids for OIL rig tender

Jun 15: Megha is going to be the first company in India to be supplying 2000 HP onland rigs
8It has put in a bid for OIL's 5-rig tender through its subsidiary Drillmec
8Find out more on what Megha has been doing not only on this front but elsewhere in the hydrocarbon sector, both domestically and internationally Details

McDermott bags two downstream projects: Multi-country teams to work on them

Jun 15: 8Two recent McDermott downstream projects in India will involve multi-country teams working on them
8The projects will be executed by the McDermott team in Gurgaon, India, with some support from Perth, Australia and Brno in the Czech Republic. Details

CGD demand: How did COVID-2 impact that

Jun 15: The previous lockdown had badly impacted CGD volumes
8COVID-2 was no better, though it was not as bad as the last time around
8Know more on how volumes were impacted
Click on Reports for more Details

EIL targets orders worth Rs 1600 crore

Jun 15: EIL expects orders to the tune of Rs 1600 crore
8Find out what the breakdown could be
Click on Details for more Details

Software update: Fertilizer projects

Jun 15: Ammonia-Urea & Captive Power Unit Greenfield Project
8Cost - Rs 7000 crore
8Project Event: All the project activities are still on hold due to second wave COVID-19, the project is likely to be activated in Q2 2021. This is a private sector project, and has been in the offing for sometime now, so we are taking it with a grain of salt.
Ammonia-Urea Energy Saving Project
8Cost - Rs 250 crore
8Project Event: Still, all the project activities are on hold due to lack of funds, Capital approval is still under process. It is likely to be elicited in July 2021. RFQ for the LSTK contractor is likely to be released in August 2021. Details

LNG tender out

Jun 15: 8The long anticipated "big" LNG tender is out for gas supply for the quarter.
Click on Reports for more Details

Growing resentment against Afcons in ONGC: Will the company be put on holiday?

Jun 16: 8Will ONGC move to disqualify Afcons after growing resentment among officers?
8Or will it not?
Find out more
Details

ONGC's Pipeline Replacement Project (PRP-7): An update

Jun 16: What is the latest on ONGC's pipeline replacement project (PRP-7)
8There was movement noticed earlier
8It is roughly a $350 million project Details

LPG pipeline: HPCL wants to build one

Jun 16: 8HPCL is keen to lay a new LPG pipeline
Click on Reports for more Details

IGX: Learning by doing

Jun 16: IGX is on a learning-by-doing journey.
8It has made some changes in its master circular as required by the exigencies of the situation.
Click on Reports for more Details

As world grapples with climate change, ministry wants to bring in fresh regulations

Jun 16: And even as the world grapples with climate change, the petroleum ministry is bringing in new rules for the E&P segment.
8These would allow for compensation to producers for losses incurred
8Also, the central government will tighten its grip further on the E&P sector through certain amendments
Click on Reports for more   Details

IEA warning: Indian policy makers can ignore it at its own peril

Jun 16: The world's most influential energy agency, the IEA, has made it clear that there is no economic rationale for looking for any more oil and gas globally.
8This is a statement that Indian policy makers or even E&P operators exploring for oil  or gas, can ignore at their own peril.
8All that can be afforded now is investments in existing fields, the IEA has made clear.
8Even this happens, there are those who are warning that there will be a shortfall in oil because investments are low, and there are now projections that oil may touch the $100/bbl mark.
Click on Reports for more Details

Software update: Fertilizer projects

Jun 16: Ammonia Storage Tank Greenfield Project
8Cost - Rs 100 crore
8Project Event: RFQ for the supply of 10000 MT ammonia storage tank has been out, with bid due dateon 21 June 2021. Toyo Engineering won the race for design, engineering, procurement, third party inspection. Construction is likely to be started in August 2021 due to the second wave of Covid-19.
Click here for more details  (Available only via www.indianfertilizer.com)
Details

Software update: Fertilizer projects

Jun 16: Ammonia-Urea Brownfield Project
8Cost - Rs 6000 crore
8Project Event: The procurement work is ongoing, BHEL, Thermax, ISGEC, and Thyssenkrupp are in the race for the supply of Steam Generation Plant. The RFQ for the Electrical Distribution system on an LSTK basis has been out and the bid due date has been extended from 26 May to 16 June 2021 due to the lack of a suitable bidder. The financial bid for the Supply, Erection, Testing & Commissioning Of Permanent Raw Water Supply System has been opened, and evaluation is ongoing as bid prices have been found to be high. Bridge & Roof Co. (India) Ltd., Kolkata, Corrtech International Pvt. Ltd., Ahmedabad, Gurumaharaj Engicon Pvt. Ltd., Bhubaneshwar, NRP Projects Pvt. Ltd., Chennai and Thermosystems Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad was qualified in technical evaluation. (Available via www.indianfertilizer.com)
Click here for more details
Details

Chemical imports: RIL is the biggest importer of them all

Jun 16: In chemicals, RIL is a large importer of:
8CBFS
8Paraxylene
8Benzene
Click on Reprots for more
Details

46,000 tonne ethane cargo for RIL berthing at Dahej on June 21

Jun 16: An ethane cargo is coming in for RIL on June 21
8The cargo is for 46,000 tonnes, and is coming in from Houston
8And the ship name is Ethane Topaz
8Coming in at Dahej
Click on Reports for more on chemical imports into India, a total of 9.37 lakh tonnes are slated to come in over the next few days. Details

Two simultaneous cargoes in Kochi raise eyebrows

Jun 16: There is keen attention that the website is placing two LNG cargoes arriving on the same date, 19th of June, in Kochi.
8Kochi is an under-utilized terminal, with low capacity utilization of around 20%.
8It gets a cargo once in 10 days, Normally.
8What are two cargoes going to do arriving simultaneously in Kochi?
Click on Reports for more.
Details

ONGC Videsh plans to raise $525 million to redeem bonds set to mature soon

Jun 16: For reference purposes the website carries here the following tenders:
8In Line Inspection of Mumbai-Manmad Cross Country Pipeline Details
8Sale of Contaminated Lubricants and Greases at Sangrur Depot Details
8Annual Unit Turnaround LSTK Contracts for CDU2 Unit-2021 and NHTCCR Units-2021 at refinery Details
8Construction of NRO Gharwakalan Ta Khai, Prayagraj Retail Territory Details
8Hydrotesting of Stationary and Mobile Cascade installed at Geographical Area Details
833KV HT Line Works for Krishnapatnam Coastal Installation Details
8Supply of Industrial Soft Water for Indirect Water Bath Heater on Callout basis Details
8Supply & Installation of Site Office Bunk House for Ahmedabad & RFPSC Blocks Details
You can also click on Tenders for more

For reference purposes the website carries here the following Newsclips:
8ONGC Videsh plans to raise $525 million to redeem bonds set to mature soon Details
8TN must act against Vadatheru hydrocarbon project: Panneerselvam Details
8No change in petrol, diesel prices on Tuesday Details
8Mumbai barge disaster may be outside India’s labour laws’ purview Details
8Fossil fuels maintain grip on market: report Details
8Oil bulls take charge as demand outlook improves, Brent up a fifth day Details
8Exports rise by 69 per cent in May 2021, trade deficit widens Details
8India's fuel sales recover from June lows, still lower than last year Details
8Oil and Gas stocks gain Details
8'Very interested' in strong energy partnership with India, says US energy secretary Details
8High inflation may dent India’s Covid-hit economy further Details
You can also click on Newsclips for more   Details

NRL expansion: Attempt to limit bids to traditional bidders fails

Jun 15: 8Attempt to limit NRL's expansion contracts to traditional bidder fails.
8Field left wide open to all Details

Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? To supply rig to Cairn

Jun 15: 8Megha has also bagged a contract for the supply of an indigenous rig to Cairn India
Find out more on the type of rig that is being supplied Details

Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? Bids for OIL rig tender

Jun 15: Megha is going to be the first company in India to be supplying 2000 HP onland rigs
8It has put in a bid for OIL's 5-rig tender through its subsidiary Drillmec
8Find out more on what Megha has been doing not only on this front but elsewhere in the hydrocarbon sector, both domestically and internationally Details

McDermott bags two downstream projects: Multi-country teams to work on them

Jun 15: 8Two recent McDermott downstream projects in India will involve multi-country teams working on them
8The projects will be executed by the McDermott team in Gurgaon, India, with some support from Perth, Australia and Brno in the Czech Republic. Details

CGD demand: How did COVID-2 impact that

Jun 15: The previous lockdown had badly impacted CGD volumes
8COVID-2 was no better, though it was not as bad as the last time around
8Know more on how volumes were impacted
Click on Reports for more Details

EIL targets orders worth Rs 1600 crore

Jun 15: EIL expects orders to the tune of Rs 1600 crore
8Find out what the breakdown could be
Click on Details for more Details

Software update: Fertilizer projects

Jun 15: Ammonia-Urea & Captive Power Unit Greenfield Project
8Cost - Rs 7000 crore
8Project Event: All the project activities are still on hold due to second wave COVID-19, the project is likely to be activated in Q2 2021. This is a private sector project, and has been in the offing for sometime now, so we are taking it with a grain of salt.
Ammonia-Urea Energy Saving Project
8Cost - Rs 250 crore
8Project Event: Still, all the project activities are on hold due to lack of funds, Capital approval is still under process. It is likely to be elicited in July 2021. RFQ for the LSTK contractor is likely to be released in August 2021. Details

LNG tender out

Jun 15: 8The long anticipated "big" LNG tender is out for gas supply for the quarter.
Click on Reports for more Details
  • Jun 15: Daily and weekly fertilizer import data:Details
  • Jun 15: Crude + Chemical imports + Daily COVID-2 port updates: Details:Details
  • Jun 15: Torrent brings in an LNG cargo all the way from the US:Details
  • Jun 15: NRL expansion: Attempt to limit bids to traditional bidders fails:Details
  • Jun 15: Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? Bids for OIL rig tender:Details
  • Jun 15: Will Megha capture the Indian rig market? To supply rig to Cairn:Details