Future Projects

Last Updated:03-06-2013


1. Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal of 5 MTPA on Captive basis

v      IOCL had identified Ennore as a possible location for a LNG terminal and had carried out a Feasibility Study for setting up the LNG Terminal with regassification facilities.

v      IOCL has appointed a consultant for preparation of EIA and engineering study.

v      Public hearing was held successfully on 13.09.2012 at Ennore Port premises.

v   The Union Cabinet approved leasing of land of Kamarajar Port Ltd for a liquid gas (LNG) import terminal being built by the joint venture led by IOC in which IOC will hold majority stake.

v      IOCL has planned to commission the project by 2016-17.

2.  Development of Container Terminal of 1.40million TEU on DBFOT basis.

v  KPL has initiated action for development of Container Terminal on DBFOT basis.

v   The length of the terminal is 730 m and a estimated capacity is 1.40million TEUs. 

v   Request for qualification for selection of Developer has been issued on 24.5.2013 and it is planned to award the work by December2013.

    3.  Additional Coal Berth for TNEB of 9 MTPA on Captive basis

v      Considering the expansion of the existing thermal power plants of TNEB and new TNEB - NTPC JV project, TNEB had requested EPL to establish additional coal berths.

  v      EPL is in the process of preparation of EIA reports through Consultant. 

v      Commencement of Construction is scheduled by end of 2013-14.

    4.  Development of Multipurpose Cargo Terminal on DBFOT basis:

v     To meet the EXIM traffic of Bulk and Project Cargos like Turbine & Generators, windmill etc., imports of Fertilizer/ wooden logs, it is planned to develop a terminal on DBFOT basis.

v     Appointed the project advisor for the projects.

v      Project advisor is preparing the Feasibility report and it is planned to issue the RFQ by July 2013 for selection of developer.

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