JSPL To Dedicate Integrated Steel Plant At Angul To Nation
Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) would be dedicating its core steelmaking facilities at India’s Most Modern 6 MTPA Integrated Steel Plant to the Nation. The Dedication to the Nation of 4 steelmaking marvels will be done by Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh, Honorable Union Minister for Steel and Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Honorable Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas, and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship.
The 4 key steel manufacturing facilities being Dedicated to the Nation are:
1. India’s Largest 4554 m3 Blast Furnace (BF)
2. India’s Most Modern 3 MTPA Basic Oxygen Furnace (BOF)
3. Worlds First & Largest Syngas based 2 MTPA DRI Plant
4. Worlds Largest Coal Gasification Plant (CGP) for Steelmaking based on Swadeshi Coal
“The 6 MTPA steel plant at Angul is a manifestation of JSPL’s dreams, transformed to reality by passion and commitment of my 50,000 colleagues. It is a moment of great pride for the JSPL family to Dedicate this Industrial Marvel of Modern India to the Nation tomorrow”, Mr Naveen Jindal, Chairman - JSPL said.
The Greenfield complex was initially conceived as India’s first and only steel plant to operate on a purely swadeshi raw material. Over time, the Angul steel plant has emerged as India’s most resilient steel-manufacturing destination, deploying a judicious mix of Oxygen and Electric steelmaking routes.
The 6 MTPA Integrated Steel Plant at Angul is the largest steel manufacturing plant in the state of Odisha. The Greenfield plant spread over 3500 acres has created 50,000 employment opportunities and anchors a socio-economic ecosystem of one lakh families.
Other key facilities at the Integrated Steel Plant include:
a) India’s Largest 1.5 MTPA Rebar Mill
b) World’s Most Modern 1.2 MTPA Plate Mill
c) India’s Largest 2.75 MTPA New Electric Oxygen Furnace (NEOF)
d) 810 MW Captive Power Plant