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Major refinery uses reliable fiscal metering system

04.01.2014  |  Gupta, T.,  Emerson Process Management, Singapore

Keywords: [flowmeter] [custody transfer] [control valve] [ultrasonic flowmeter]

Reliance Industries Ltd., ranked 99th on the Fortune 500 list of the world’s major corporations, operates the largest refinery and petrochemical complex. Located in Jamnagar, Gujarat, India (Fig. 1), this refinery processes 1.24 million bpd (MMbpd) of crude oil. Largely due to this facility, Jamnagar has emerged as one of the world’s refining hubs.

  Fig. 1.  Reliance Industries, India’s largest private
  company, built the world’s largest oil refinery in Jamnagar.
  Consequently, Jamnagar has been nicknamed the
  “Oil City of India.”

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