GAIL places orders for 400-km of pipeline

GAIL India has placed orders for 400-km of pipeline of the Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga natural gas pipeline project that will take the fuel to eastern India.

In a statement, the state-owned gas major said line pipe orders for about 400-km for pipeline from Dobhi in Bihar to Durgapur in West Bengal have been placed.

With these awards, pipe supply orders for 2,100 km of the Jagdishpur-Haldia & Bokaro-Dhamra Natural Gas Pipeline (JHBDPL) project have been placed. Also, 1,700 km of line laying orders have been placed.

The ambitious 2,655 km long JHBDPL project, also known as the ‘Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga’ project will originate at Jagdishpur in Uttar Pradesh, where main trunk pipeline from the west coast currently ends, to Haldia in West Bengal and Dhamra in Odisha.

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