Mechaki Drilling Field Development   
Project Code 6000004955
Project Name Mechaki Drilling Field Development
Project Type Capital Project Status Active
Sector Oil & Gas Project Stage Pre-Planning
Project Cost Rs. 1,067.00 Cr.  Project Phase Pre-feasibility Report
NIC Subcode(s) Description
06202 Onshore Extraction Of Natural Gas
06102 Onshore Extraction Of Crude Petroleum
Facility Name Mechaki Drilling Field Status Planning 
Sector Oil & Gas Main Energy Source Natural Gas  
Commissioning Date 12-2021  Other Energy Sources  
Address Oil India Limited, Duliajan,
Duliajan Oil Town, Assam
786602, India
Telephone 0374-2800427
Fax 0374-2800433
Owner Oil India Limited Oil India Limited Website http://www.oil-india.com
Operator Oil India Limited Oil India Limited Website http://www.oil-india.com

Oil India Limited is planning an Onshore Oil & Gas Development Drilling and Production programme in Mechaki Area in Tinsukia District of Assam. The project involves drilling of 18 wells and construction of production facilities in Mechaki, Mechaki Extension, Baghjan and Tinsukia Extension PMLS under Tinsukia district covering a project area of around 535 sq km. The notified reserve forest (RF) areas falling within the project area are the Dangori RF, Mechaki RF, Hahkhati RF and parts of Kumsong RF & and Doom Dooma RF. The Application for Forest Clearance is under process. An EIA Consultant for the project has already been hired. Further RFQs are expected shortly.

RFQs for hiring drilling services is expected by Q3/2018.

Expenditure Approval RFQ Date Release Date Start Date Completion Date Audit Date
Q4:2017 Q3:2018 Q3:2018 Nov/2019 Dec/2021 22/Oct/2019
Buy Fuel? Fuel Name Diesel
Name Project Role Designation Company City Phone Audit Date E-mail
Mr.M K Sharma Owner Executive Director Oil India Limited Oil India Limited Duliajan Oil Town 9531101002 06/02/2020 mksharma@oilindia.in
Dr.K Saikia Owner Chief General Manager Oil India Limited Oil India Limited Duliajan Oil Town 0374 - 2801794 06/02/2020
Mr.G N Biswas Owner General Manager Oil India Limited Oil India Limited Duliajan Oil Town 0374 - 2800514 06/02/2020
Mr.Saloma Yomdo Owner General Manager Oil India Limited Oil India Limited Duliajan Oil Town 94350-39021 27/01/2020

Engineering Services
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
Contracting Services
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical