JSW Steel has re-commissioned two of its blast furnaces at Vijayanagar in Karnataka.

March 1, 2016

Metallurgical Industries

 

Status:  Commissioned

Promoter: JSW Steel

Project:  Re-commissioning of  two of blast furnaces

Location: Vijayanagar, dist. Ballari, Karnataka and at Salem, Tamil Nadu

Project Details:  The furnaces were shut down in August and November 2015 respectively for relining and modification. The furnaces have been re-commissioned in February 2016. The re-commissioning work of the blast furnace at Dolvi Works, dist. Raigad, Maharashtra, is in an advanced stage and is expected to be operational shortly.

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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.


APL Apollo Tubes is planning an expansion of its tubes manufacturing project in dist. Thane, Maharashtra

July 4, 2015

Steel Tubes

APL Apollo Tubes is planning an expansion of its tubes manufacturing project at Murbad, dist. Thane, Maharashtra from 22,000 TPM to 30,000 TPM. Consultant is yet to be appointed.

The project is in planning stage.


Ashok Iron Works is planning an expansion of its CI (SG) grade-casting unitin dist. Belgaum, Karnataka.

March 28, 2015

Metallurgical Industries

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Ashok Iron Works

Project: Plans an expansion of its CI (SG) grade casting unit

Capacity: (From 10,000 TPA to 30,000 TPA)

Location: Machhe Industrial Estate, dist. Belgaum, Karnataka

Project Details: DPR has been prepared. Work on the project is expected to commence in December 2015 & is planned for completion in Q4 2016. A 2,500 TPA phenol-formaldehyde resin project will also come up along with this project.


Sathavahana Ispat is planning an integrated steel project in dist. Bellary, Karnataka.

December 27, 2014

Metallurgical Industries

Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Sathavahana Ispat
Project: Plans an integrated steel project
Location: Village Kudithini, dist. Bellary, Karnataka on 220 acres.
Current Status: Part of the land has been acquired. The project is in drawing stage.


Shri Balaji Industrial Engineering is implementing an iron ore beneficiation plant in dist. West Singhbhum, Jharkhand.

December 27, 2014

Metallurgical Industries

Status: Under Implementation
Promoter: Shri Balaji Industrial Engineering
Project: Setting up an iron ore beneficiation plant
Location: Barajamda, dist. West Singhbhum, Jharkhand.
Current Status: Machinery has been ordered. Civil work is in progress. The project is scheduled for completion in H2 2015.