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Bharat Petroleum

  • Ranked in the Fortune Global 500
  • Pioneers in introducing premium fuel brands in the country
  • One of the most admired global energy companies
  • Leading player in the Indian petroleum sector

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) is a Government of India owned oil and gas company which is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. BPCL started as Burmah-Shell Refineries Ltd in 1952, which later changed to Bharat Refineries Ltd(BRL) and subsequently to Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.

Presently, BPCL operates the following refineries, namely; Mumbai Refinery, Kochi Refinery, Bina Refinery and Numaligarh Refinery, in India. It also exports products such as fuel oil, naphtha and base oil (Group II) from its refineries on a regular basis.

Bharat Petroleum offers a full range of automotive engine oils, gear oils, transmission oils, specialty oils and greases. Since 2002, it has also introduced new generation branded fuels such as Speed, Hi Speed Diesel and Speed 97.


Bharat Petroleum: Foremost Oil and Natural Gas Producers

2013 Receives PSE Excellence Awards for Operational Performance Excellence in the Maharatna and Navratna Category
2012 Receives CIDC Vishwakarma Award for the second year running for Corporate Social Responsibility
2010 Receives two prestigious communication awards from Association of Business Communicators of India (ABCI)
2009 Receives PetroFed Oil and Gas Marketing Company of the Year for the second time in a row
2000 Receives the National HRD Award from National HRD Network for making Outstanding Contribution to HRD


Updated: August, 2015

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