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The facilities of Special Steel Business include –

 

  • 0.5 million TPA Special Steel Plant (70 T Electric Arc Furnace with VD, LRF & Continuous Caster, 0.5 million TPA Bar & Wire Rod Mill and Blast Furnace). A sinter plant is under implementation.
  • 300,000 TPA Sponge Iron Plant (2 x 500 TPD DRI Kilns).

 

The facilities of Ferro Chrome Business –

 

  • 6 Submerged Arc Furnaces for production of 180,000 TPA Ferro Chrome (upgraded from 16.5 MVA)
  • 75 MW Power Plant (3 x 25 MW T.G.)

 

 

Location and logistics

 

The location at Kalinganagar offers logistic advantages with Talcher coalfields situated 110 km away, Daitari iron ore mines located 30 km away, the Keonjhar and Barbil mines 100-150 km away, the Sukinda Valley having nearly 99% of India's chrome reserves just 35 km away, both Dhamra & Paradip ports 120 km away and Jakhapura Railway Station 2 km away.

 

Raw material linkages

 

The Company plans to integrate backwards to the mining of iron ore, chrome ore and coal. Captive iron ore mining leases in Odisha are presently under the process of allotment by the Government. A chrome ore deposit in Odisha is being developed through Ghotaringa Minerals Limited, a subsidiary of the Company.

 

Golagaon

 

Chrome Ore Beneficiation Plant (COBP) & Chrome Ore Grinding (COGP)

 

Capacity: 200,000 TPA. Located at Golagaon, Odisha. The COBP produces high-grade Chrome Concentrates through the beneficiation of low-grade chrome ore by gravity separation.

 

The COGP produces chrome ore powder of size below 200 mesh (-75 microns) after drying, grinding and bagging for onward sale to various chrome chemical Plants across India.