Numaligarh Refinery operates the Numaligarh liquids storage terminal, which is located in Assam in India. This liquids storage terminal became operational in 1999 and is owned by Oil India, Engineers India, and others.

The terminal, which is accessible by pipeline, rail, and road, primarily stores crude oil and petroleum products.

Key specifications of the storage terminal
Storage Capacity (bbl): 20,49,657
Tank Size Min (bbl): 1,887
Tank Size Max (bbl): 1,62,906
Number of Tanks: 35

Numaligarh storage terminal is undergoing an expansion, which will increase its storage capacity by 2,51,592bbl.

During the period 2021-2025, the Numaligarh storage terminal is expected to witness an estimated capex of $14.41m.

About Numaligarh Refinery

Numaligarh Refinery Ltd (NRL) refines and markets crude oil and petroleum products. It is a subsidiary of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL). Apart from BPCL, Government of Assam and Oil India Limited (OIL) also have stakes in NRL. The company offers light distillates, middle distillates, heavy ends, and fuels, and lubricants. Its product line includes naphtha, motor spirit, LPG, high speed diesel, aviation turbine fuel, raw and petroleum coke, paraffin wax, and sulphur. The company operates a marketing terminal equipped with Terminal Automation System (TAS) that dispatches products through road and rail across the country. NRL is headquartered in Guwahati, Assam, India.


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