Ennore-Thiruvallur-Bengaluru-Puducherry-Nagapattinam-Madurai-Tuticorin Greenfield Gas Pipeline Project   
Project Code 6000005338
Project Name Ennore-Thiruvallur-Bengaluru-Puducherry-Nagapattinam-Madurai-Tuticorin Greenfield Gas Pipeline Project
Project Type Capital Project Status Active
Sector Oil & Gas Project Stage Engineering
Project Cost Rs. 4,497.00 Cr.  Project Phase Contracting
NIC Subcode(s) Description
49300 Transport via pipeline
Facility Name Ennore-Thiruvallur-Bengaluru-Puducherry-Nagapattinam-Madurai-Tuticorin Gas Pipeline Status Planning 
Sector Oil & Gas Main Energy Source Electricity  
Commissioning Date 2022  Other Energy Sources  
Address Ennore Port Limited, 17, Jawahar Building, Rajaji Salai,
Chennai*, Tamil Nadu
600081, India
Telephone 044-25251666
Fax -
Owner Indian Oil Corporation Limited Indian Oil Corporation Limited Website http://www.iocl.com
Operator Indian Oil Corporation Limited Indian Oil Corporation Limited Website http://www.iocl.com

Indian Oil Corporation Limited along with an inhouse team working as the PMC has planned to install a natural gas pipeline from Ennore to Tuticorin with a capacity of 18.35 MMSCMD with a length of 1175 Km. Mainline pipes and equipment have been procured from the following companies: Jindal saw Ltd; Surya Roshni Ltd; Maharashtra Seamless; Jindal (India) Ltd and Welspun Group. Contract awarded for laying of pipeline for Group-a- IP-101 to Palliyagram to IP-102 had been awarded to Tehran Jonoob Technical & Construction Co. alongwith the bidder Kalpatru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL). For Group-b- IP-102 to IP-103 had been awarded to Kalpatru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL) along with the bidders Equinox Engineering Ltd; JSIW Infrastructure Pvt Ltd; and Tehran Jonoob Technical & Construction Co. For Group-c- IP-103, Trichy to IP-104 had been awarded to Equinox Engineering Ltd along with the bidders Kalpatru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL); JSIW Infrastructure Pvt Ltd; and Tehran Jonoob Technical & Construction Co. For Group-d- IP-104 to IP-105 had been awarded to Bangladesh Foundry & Engineering Works Ltd. along with the bidders Kalpatru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL); Ace Pipe Line Contracts Pvt Ltd; and Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company. For Group-e- Thiruvallur to IP-201 had been awarded to Corrtech International Private Limited along with the bidders Kalpatru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL); and Tehran Jonoob Technical & Construction Co. For Group-f- IP-201 to Bengaluru had been awarded to Tehran Jonoob Technical & Construction Co. alongwith the bidder Kalpatru Power Transmission Limited (KPTL); Corrtech International Private Limited; JSIW Infrastructure Pvt Ltd; and Gammon Engineers and Contractors Private Limited. SCADA and Automation works had been awarded to ABB India Limited alongwith the bidders Electronics Corporation of India Limited (ECIL); and Emerson Electric Co. Currently, the project is delayed due to COVID-19 as it is scheduled to be commission in Q2:2020 but now it will be completed by the end of this year. RFQs for pre-commissioning and commissioning works are still to come in October-2020.

RFQ for the Pre-Commissioning and Commissioning activities are expected in October-2020.

Expenditure Approval RFQ Date Release Date Start Date Completion Date Audit Date
Q3:2015 Oct/2020 Dec/2020 Q2:2017 Q4:2020 16/Sep/2020
Name Project Role Designation Company City Phone Audit Date E-mail
Mr.Dipesh Pandey Owner Deputy General Manager (Pipelines) Indian Oil Corporation Limited Indian Oil Corporation Limited Ennore 0120 - 2448827 04/12/2019
Mr.Mahesh Kumar Owner General Manager (Pipelines) Indian Oil Corporation Limited Indian Oil Corporation Limited Ennore 0120 - 2448407 04/12/2019 kumarmahesh@indianoil.in
Mr.Dilip Kumar Owner Deputy General Manager (Projects Contract) Indian Oil Corporation Limited Indian Oil Corporation Limited Noida 0120 - 2448439 08/08/2019 kumardilip@indianoil.in

Engineering Services
  • Civil
  • Mechanical