Thanjavur Oil Field Development   
Project Code 6000004974
Project Name Thanjavur Oil Field Development
Project Type Capital Project Status Active
Sector Oil & Gas Project Stage Pre-Planning
Project Cost Rs. 1,940.00 Cr.  Project Phase Pre-feasibility Report
NIC Subcode(s) Description
06202 Onshore Extraction Of Natural Gas
06102 Onshore Extraction Of Crude Petroleum
Facility Name Thanjavur Oil Field Status Planning 
Sector Oil & Gas Main Energy Source Diesel  
Commissioning Date 12-2022  Other Energy Sources  
Address ONGC, Thalamuthu Natarajan bldg. (CDMA Tower-I), No.1, Gandhi Irwin Road, Egmore,
Chennai*, Tamil Nadu
600008, India
Telephone 044-28542500
Fax 044-28542555
Owner Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Website http://www.ongcindia.com/
Operator Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Website http://www.ongcindia.com/
Company Name Company Classification
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Owner

Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Limited's RFQs for the development drilling of 110 wells in Thanjavur District of Tamil Nadu are delayed on account of the ongoing protests going on against the programme. Recently a pipeline leakage case was reported in Thanjavur. The project also involves installation of an infield pipeline and a Central Processing facility having a capacity of 520 m3 per day. The block includes the fields of Adichapuram, Kizhvelur, Kanjirangudi, Palk Bay Shallow, Periyapattinam, Perungulam, Tiruvarur, Mattur, Nannilam, Narimanam, Adiyakkamangalam, Kuthalam, and Kali. The locations will be now be drilled by the third party based electrical type rigs. An EIA Consultant has already been hired for the project. Further RFQs are expected shortly.

RFQ for the hiring of EPC contractor for pipeline installation is expected by September instead of August 2018. RFQ for hiring an EPC contractor for CPF installation is expected by September instead of August 2018. RFQs for hiring drilling services is expected by Q3 2018.

Expenditure Approval RFQ Date Release Date Start Date Completion Date Audit Date
Q1:2017 Sep/2018 Oct/2018 Aug/2019 Dec/2022 31/Aug/2019
Buy Fuel? Fuel Name Diesel
Name Project Role Designation Company City Phone Audit Date E-mail
Mr.S Velu Owner General Manager Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Chennai* 9445005988 23/01/2020
Mr.Sudeep Abraham Mathew Owner General Manager Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited Chennai* 9445005426 23/01/2020 Sudeepmathew@gmail.com

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