AVI-OIL INDIA [P] Ltd, a Joint Venture of Indian Oil
Corporation Ltd., Balmer-Lawrie & Co. Ltd and NYCO S.A.
France was established in 1993 for the indigenous
production/supply of aviation lubricants to the Defence
Services and other aircraft operators in India.
Indian Oil Corporation
provides the marketing infrastructure and the experience of
indigenisation, Balmer-Lawrie has the strength in project
engineering and NYCO S.A. of France provide the Technical
Know-How on a continuous basis for a wide range of
lubricants required for aircraft and allied military
equipment of Western and Russian origin.
The AVI-OIL plant is located
at village Piyala, district Faridabad, Haryana, about 45 Km.
from New Delhi; and includes a blending unit for aviation
oils, an ester manufacturing unit for production of
synthetic basestocks and filling and packaging facilities.
The products of AVI-OIL
include a wide range of high performance lubricating oils,
hydraulic fluids, greases, protectives and specialities,
designed to meet the stringent requirements of operation
over a wide temperature range and often hostile environment.