Detailed engineering and on-site support services


Customer challenges and requirements: The client was looking for detailed engineering and on-site support services for a new edible oil refinery (capacity of 1000 TPD) located in Africa. Globally, edible oil manufacturers face the ever-increasing challenges of low margins, fluctuating raw material quality and changing consumer habits. Improving production performance and reducing operating costs require innovative technology. L&T Technology Services (LTTS) was chosen for its proven expertise in:

  • Basic and detailed engineering
  • 3D design and modeling
  • Multidisciplinary engineering approach
  • Purchases and on-site assistance

What LTTS has activated: LTTS provided detailed engineering and on-site support for the new edible oil refinery through a multidisciplinary approach. Engineering services were provided for the physical refinery, fractionation plant, neutralization plant, electrical substation, warehouses and other facilities. LTTS prepared the design report, 3D models and specification datasheets. Several reports have been prepared for stress analysis, electrical system design and electrical transient analysis program (ETAP). LTTS has also prepared:

  • P&ID and equipment, piping, conduit, cable layout
  • Bill of quantities and request for quotation (RFQ) for packages and construction

Business advantages: LTTS ‘efficient design engineering allowed the customer to lay the foundation for a safe, reliable and healthy factory. In addition, the plant complied with local codes, standards and stamping requirements. A 5 TPH line for specialty greases; and 43,500 MT oil storage tanks with future expansion of 55,000 MT have also been included. Through lasting process improvements, the customer optimized performance and maintained consistent quality.

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