Oil & Gas Exploration & Extraction
Promoter: GAIL (India)
Project: Proposes drilling operations for on-shore oil & gas exploration in 8 wells
Location: at Cambay Basin, Block CB-ONN-2010/11, dist (s). Ahmedabad & Anand, Gujarat
Project Details: According to MoEF sources, SENES Consultants India is the consultant. Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG), Government of India, awarded the oil and gas exploration block CB-ONN-2010/11 jointly to GAIL India (PI-25%), Bharat Petro Resources (BPRL) (PI-25%), Engineers India (EIL) (PI-20%), BF Infrastructure (BFIL) (15%) and Monnet Ispat and Energy (MIEL) under the New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP). The CB-ONN-2010/11 block covers an area of 131 sq. km and is located in Ahmedabad and Anand districts of Gujarat. Depth of drilling will be between 2,000 m to 2,500 m. Estimated drilling period of each well will be 120-150 days. The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 1600 million.