Gujarat Info Petro Ltd, a subsidiary of Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation, has signed an agreement with Cason Engineering Plc, Hungary, in pursuant to the MoU signed during the Vibrant Gujarat Summit-2013, for a gas monitoring system.

The agreement was signed by V. K. Sharma, CEO, Gujarat Info, and Ferenc Szakács, Chairman and CEO of Cason, according to a release here.

Gujarat Info provides IT services to government departments, boards, corporations and corporate houses as an apex consultant and total solutions provider.


Cason is a Hungary-based technology company having experience in developing, manufacturing and implementing systems for gas distribution network monitoring.

It has developed and installed new solutions with leading technologies for large oil pipeline operators in Europe and other countries worldwide.

The agreement aims to provide automation services for gas and oil companies in India.

The joint technical solutions generate easy and fast accessibility to the latest leading technologies for the rapidly developing city gas distributor industry.


The main advantages of the offered solutions are to provide tool to control the procurement and sales procedures of daily purchased gas volume and to provide access for stakeholders to the relevant daily business data with technology reports and alarms via Web-based applications.

Safety measures

The consortium will also offer a special pipeline monitoring system and leak detection to leading oil pipeline operators to decrease the number of accidents and incidences such as thefts and pilferages caused by third parties in the pipelines.

This will provide solutions for disaster management and security issues of cross-country pipelines.

(This article was published on June 25, 2013)
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