Digboi Oil Centenary Museum the best place to know more about the history of Assam oil industry

Digboi Oil Centenary Museum: the best place to know more about the history of the Assam oil industry

Author: TG Contributor
Date: 2020-10-19

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The museum was established in the year of 2002 by the Assam Oil Company and the museum resembles the history of the Assam oil industry behind the refinery at Digboi. In the Digboi Oil Centenary Museum, one can see the old and preserved machinery and it is one of the must-visit places in the city of Digboi of Assam in India.

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The discovery well which was found near the gallery was the principal financially practical well in India. This noteworthy well was established in the year 1889. Not illustrated are a number of small simplex and duplex pumps, mostly anonymous but including a couple of examples by Weir. Digboi Oil Centenary Museum situated in the oil city Digboi is an image for the way that the principal hints of oil were followed in Assam. In the exhibition hall, the oil hardware and pumps are displayed which are the safeguarded. The hardware from the power stations, refinery, oil fields are kept in the exhibition hall. The historical Digboi Oil Centenary Museum has a selective number of photos which are placed during the exhibition.

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These photographs take us on a long trip of the advancement and improvement of oil refinery. The photo gallery takes us on a long journey of how Digboi made a mark and development of oil refinery in the history of India and on the world guide. This exhibition hall is one of its kinds in India. Information about the historical backdrop of the generation of oil in Assam and different realities identified with oil and gaseous petrol can be acquired at the exhibition hall. It additionally gives data about the cutting edge techniques for oil innovation. The idea of the historical centre was established by the official chief of the Assam Oil Division. One can visit the Digboi Oil Centenary Museum throughout the year but the museum remains closed on Monday.


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