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Company Profile

Bharat Oman Refineries Limited (BORL) is a joint venture company of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C., Sultanate of Oman (OOC). Committed towards catering to the country’s fuel needs, BORL is engaged in crude procurement, crude oil refining & storage and despatch of petroleum products. The Company operates a six million metric tonnes per annum (MMTPA) capacity refinery in the hinterland at Bina, Madhya Pradesh and is well equipped to service the ever increasing fuel demands of Northern and Central India. Supported by an efficient crude receiving and storage terminal at Vadinar, Gujarat; the refinery gets uninterrupted crude supply by a cross country pipeline from Vadinar to Bina.

The refinery’s product slate includes Liquefied Petroleum Gas, Motor Spirit, Superior Kerosene, Aviation Turbine Fuel, High Speed Diesel and Naphtha; Petcoke and Sulphur are also produced. Equipped with modern machineries and technology at its fully automated Bina Despatch Terminal, the refinery has consistently delivered high quality products with required specifications by way of rail, road and Bina-Kota pipeline which connects to Mumbai-Manmad-Bijwasan products pipeline of BPCL.

 

BORL’s Bina refinery has a complexity factor of 9.1 and is designed to maximize Auto Fuels of high quality eliminating low value fuel oil. The refinery has the capability to process 100% sour crudes. The heart of the refinery is state-of-the-art Integrated Hydrocracker | Diesel Hydrotreater which is one of its kind in the country positioning BORL to cater to the high consumption growth zones of Central and Northern India.

 

With a long term view, the Company has a well laid out plan and infrastructure at its existing operating facilities, which are capable of accommodating capacities in excess of twice its current capacity. The Company has launched a project for a low cost de-bottlenecking of its existing facilities to enhance its current capacity to 7.8 MMTPA in the next 3 years.

 

With vision to become a performance driven and innovative company, BORL has changed the landscape of the region and; also being socially responsible and caring organization with highest regard for integrity, it supports initiatives to bring development, promote education and foster healthcare services in the vicinity. Mandated to be one of the finest refineries in the country, BORL, with significant co-operation from the Government of Madhya Pradesh, lived up to the expectations overcoming obstacles like difficult topography, uncertain weather conditions etc. The state-of-the-art grass root refinery’s configuration has been designed to meet future needs in terms of stringent specifications for fuels being envisaged in the Auto Fuel Policy.