Paradip, Dec 1 (LocalWire) TDVS Gopalakrishna has joined as the Head of Paradip Refinery of Indian Oil Corporation Limited.
“TDVS Gopalakrishna, Executive Director has joined as Head of Paradip Refinery, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., The Energy Gateway to Eastern India,” said the company in a release on Saturday.
Earlier, he was working as Executive Director (Technical) at Paradip Refinery.
Gopalakrishna is a chemical engineer from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
He has over 32 years experience in various positions at Guwahati Refinery, Refineries Headquarters, Corporate Office, Business Development, Panipat Refinery & Petrochemical Complex and Paradip Refinery.
His experience includes Technical Services, Operations, International Trade, Business Development (Gas), Project Management and Petrochemicals.
Prior to joining Paradip Refinery, he served as In-charge of Indian Oil’s largest Petrochemical Complex at Panipat.
He said Paradip Refinery is fully operational now and future investment plans coming up in the next few years include upgradation of MS/HSD to BS VI quality MEG, PX-PTA, Pet-coke Gasification and Capacity Expansion to 25 MMTPA.