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.


Emami Cement is planning a cement manufacturing unit in West Bengal

July 18, 2015

Conceptual Stage

Emami Cement is planning a cement manufacturing unit in West Bengal.
Emami Cement is planning a 1.5-2 MTPA cement manufacturing unit & a 10 MW coal based Captive power project at Panagarh, dist. Bardhaman, West Bengal on 65 acres. Land has been allotted by the West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation (WBIDC). The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 4180 million. The project is in a preliminary stage. The company will apply for environmental clearance shortly. Other details are yet to be finalized. Work on the project is expected to commence in H1 2016.


Sova Electrocasting is planning an expansion of its MS ingots & TMT bars manufacturing project in dist. Bardhaman, West Bengal

December 27, 2014

Metallurgical Industries

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Sova Electrocasting

Project: Plans an capacity expansion of its MS ingots & TMT bars manufacturing unit

Location: Bamunara Industrial Estate, dist. Bardhaman, West Bengal

Capacity: The plant capacity to be augmented from existing 26,400 TPA to 116,400 TPA.

Project Cost: The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 305.1 million.

Project Details: The project will spread over 14.73 acres The unit already comprises of 1×8 MT having capacity of 90,000 TPA (producing MS ingots & TMT bars) along with a 108,000 TPA reheating furnace. The proposed expansion will include 2×15 Ton induction furnace (90,000 TPA M.S. ingots), 90,000 TPA CCM & 90,000 TPA rolling mill. According to MoEF sources, Pacific Scientific Consultancy is the consultant.

Current Status: The project is waiting for environmental clearance.


Tata Projects is planning Reverse Osmosis water purification plants across India.

November 13, 2014

Water supply & sewerage

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter:Tata Projects, belonging to the Tata Group

Project: Planning to set up Reverse Osmosis (RO) water purification plants

Location: Across India.

Project Details: Canara Bank has signed a memorandum of understanding with the company for extending finance to set up the Reverse Osmosis (RO) water purification plants at community water centres for providing safe drinking water at affordable rates. The tie up will be beneficial for both entities as the company will be able to utilise the large network of branches of Canara Bank for financing entrepreneurs who are willing to set up plants to provide safe drinking water, while the bank would be able to stimulate the growth of MSME advances, especially under micro enterprises segment. The project is being implemented in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, West Bengal, Maharashtra and Rajasthan.

Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation is implementing a metro line from Baranagar-Barrackpore and Dakshineswar.

September 13, 2011


Status: Under Implementation
Promoter: Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation
Project: Metro Rail
Cost: Rs. 20,696 million
Contractor: Consolidated Construction Consortium, Chennai and Sam (India) Infrastructure, New Delhi
Location: Baranagar-Barrackpore and Dakshineswar in Kolkata, West Bengal (14.50 kms)
Current Status: As of August 2011, the work on the project commenced in March 2011 and the completion date of the project is to be finalized. The scope of work includes execution of design & construction of PSC viaduct, embankment and stations including E&M works in connection with extension of metro railway line Naopara (excluding) Baranagar-Dakshineswar of Kolkata Metro.

Rene Impex has inaugurated a 2000 Sqft.company owned showroom in West Bengal.

August 13, 2011


Status: Commissioned
Promoter: Rene Impex Private Limited
Project Name: Company owned showroom for accessories, apparels, leather goods and garments in Durgapur.
Location : Durgapur, Dist. Bardhaman, West Bengal.

Current Status: As of July 2011, the showroom was inaugurated in the first week of July 2011.

Calcutta Mercy Hospital plans to set up a multi speciality hospital in West Bengal.

August 6, 2011


Status: Planning
Promoter: Calcutta Mercy Hospital
Project Name: Multi Speciality Hospital
Location: Nadia, West Bengal

Current Status: As of August 2011, the project is under planning stage.