Indian Oil Corporation is planning a Common User Facility (CUF) for storage of petroleum products in Odisha

January 28, 2016

Storage & Distribution

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Indian Oil Corporation

Project: Plans a Common User Facility (CUF) for storage of petroleum products

Location: Berhampur, dist. Ganjam, Odisha.

Project Details: Single window clearance has been received. Land acquisition and land allotment is under progress. The project is planned for completion in 3 years from zero date.

Metabluu Power is planning an iron ore mining project in dist. Karimnagar, Telangana

January 28, 2016

Ferrous minerals mining

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Metabluu Power, a sister concern of Minera Udyog India

Project: Plans a 75,000 TPA iron ore mining project

Location: Village Devikonda, dist. Karimnagar, Telangana

Project Details: The project is awaiting Government approval.

Rashmi Cement has delayed an expansion of its sponge iron plant & a new ferro alloy plant in West Bengal

January 28, 2016

Metallurgical Industries

Status: Delayed/Put-on-Hold

Promoter: Rashmi Cement

Project: Delayed an expansion of its sponge iron manufacturing unit from 300,000 TPA to 600,000 TPA & a new 72,000 TPA ferro alloy plant

Location: Village Jitusole, dist. West Midnapore, West Bengal.

Project Details: 120 acres of land has been acquired. The project was to come up in phases. In phase-I, it was planned to install a 4×100 TPD sponge iron plant & a 3×9 MVA ferro alloy plant & in phase-II, a 2×350 TPD sponge iron plant & a 3×9 MVA ferro alloy plant. The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 2,200 million. Part of the project work had been completed. The project has been delayed for 2 years due to market conditions. The company has applied for extension of validity of environmental clearance. Work on the project is expected to re-commence after receiving all the necessary permissions.

SLR Metaliks is implementing an expansion of its integrated steel plant in Karnataka.

January 28, 2016

Metallurgical Industries

Status: Under Implementation

Promoter: SLR Metaliks, a part of the SLR Group

Project: Expansion of integrated steel plant

Location: Village Narayanadevarakere, dist. Ballari, Karnataka

Project Details: Mecon is the design consultant. Ultra-Tech Environmental Consultancy & Laboratory is the environmental consultant. The expansion will involve addition of a 0.3 MTPA steel plant, a 0.32 MTPA rolling mill, a 0.12 MTPA coke oven plant, 1×9.0 MW coke oven off gas based power plant, 120 TPD air separation plant, 15,000 NM3/hr producer gas plant & a 10 TPH pulverized coal injection system. Equipment supplier has been appointed. 80% of civil work has been completed & remaining work is in progress. The project is scheduled for completion in March 2016.

Chilika Distilleries is planning a grain-based distillery, an IML bottling plant and a Captive Power Project in Odisha.

January 28, 2016


Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Chilika Distilleries (CDPL)

Project: Plans a 55 KLD grain-based distillery to produce Extra Neutral Alcohol (ENA), a 3 million LPL/yr IML bottling plant and a 2.5 MW coal and husk-based Captive power project

Location: Village Kanaka, dist. Ganjam, Odisha

Project Details: The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 672.5 million. SMS Envocare is the environmental consultant. Equipment supplier has been appointed. The project is awaiting environmental clearance. According to MOEF sources, the company has acquired about 21 acres. The unit shall be having eight distillation columns for production best quality Extra Neutral ENA fit for blending premium vodka, gin & whisky. The plant will be equipped with decantation & drying unit for recovery of high protein DDGS as by product which is used as cattle, poultry & fish feed. A boiler of capacity 25 ton is planned to be installed, the boiler will have dual fuel options i.e rice husk and coal. A CO2 recovery plant will be installed. The Atmospherics Fluidized Bed Combustion (AFBC) boiler will be completely automated. Waste water treatment, rain water harvesting system will be installed. ETP comprising of polishing unit with ECOPHOTOX treatment system with decanter, evaporator and dryer will be installed.

Indo Borax & Chemicals has commissioned an expansion of its boron products manufacturing unit in Madhya Pradesh.

January 8, 2016


Project Status: Commissioned

Promoter: Indo Borax & Chemicals

Project: Capacity expansion of boron products from 14,400 TPA to 20,000 TPA

Location: Village Pithampur, dist. Dhar, Madhya Pradesh.

Project Details: Commercial production commenced on 15th December, 2015.

Innovative Tech Pack has inaugurated a new plastic bottles & jars manufacturing unit in Uttarakhand.

January 8, 2016

Plastic-based Products

Project Status: Commissioned

Promoter: Innovative Tech Pack

Project: Plastic bottles & jars manufacturing unit

Location: Industrial Area IIE-Pantnagar, dist. Udham Singh Nagar, Uttarakhand

Project Location: The built-up area of the plant is approximately 18,000 sq. ft. The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 100 million. The unit was formally inaugurated on 16th December, 2015.


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