L&T has announced dispatching India’s heaviest hydrocracker, weighing 1,858 tonne, ahead of schedule to HPCL for its Visakh refinery.
In a statement, the infrastructure giant said, “L&T at present is also manufacturing several hydrocracker reactors, weighing more than 2,000 tonnes, which on completion will set international benchmark.”
It said further: “Achieving another milestone project in the engineering world, the heavy engineering business of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has completed and flagged off India’s Heaviest Hydrocracker Reactor ahead of schedule.”
The reactor weighing 1,858 tonne is manufactured for Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd’s (HPCL) Visakh Refinery Modernisation Project. It will sail directly to Visakhapatnam from Larsen & Toubro’s fully integrated state-of-the-art coastal manufacturing facility located at Hazira in Gujarat, L&T added.
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