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Larsen & Toubro dispatches six of world's largest coke drums to Mexico

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Thursday said its heavy engineering arm has dispatched six of the world's largest coke drums to Mexico.

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Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on Thursday said its heavy engineering arm has dispatched six of the world's largest drums to .

These drums were successfully manufactured during the COVID-19 pandemic at L&T's state-of-the-art Heavy Engineering Complex located at Hazira near Surat, the company said in a statement.

"The heavy engineering arm of Larsen & Toubro, dispatched six of the world's largest drums weighing 658 tons each for a refinery project in ordered by PTI Infraestructura de Desarrollo, (PTI-ID), a subsidiary of the Mexico's state-owned oil company PEMEX (Petrleos Mexicanos)," the statement said.

These coke drums are part of a delayed coking unit in the PEMEX Dos Bocas Refinery Project, which will convert the residue from the combined distillation plant into higher-value products.

"We thank PTI-ID for reposing faith in L&T for supplying world's largest Coke Drums for such prestigious project. It's heartening to have lived up to the expectations of our client and delivering coke drums on-time," said Anil V Parab, Member - L&T Executive Committee, Senior VP and Head, Heavy Engineering.

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First Published: Thu, January 20 2022. 16:16 IST