Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has scheduled a planned turnaround at its Nagothane manufacturing site. The cracker and some of the downstream units will be shut for approximately four weeks, starting around mid-January 2015.
Nagothane Manufacturing Division is located near Raigad, Maharashtra. It comprises of an ethane and propane gas cracker and five downstream plants for the manufacture of polymers, fiber intermediates and chemicals.
This opportunity will be used to carry out routine maintenance activities and for implementing other profit improvement and energy conservation measures. RIL’s crackers and other downstream units at other locations will continue at normal levels of operations. Expected impact on external sales is likely to be minimal.
The Reliance Group is India's largest private sector enterprise, with businesses in the energy and materials value chain. Group's annual revenues are in excess of US$ 66 billion. Reliance Industries Limited, is a Fortune Global 500 company and is the largest private sector company in India.