sponge iron is the metallic product formed by the reduction removal of oxygen of iron ore at temperature below the fusion point of iron while it is still in solid state. it is also called direct reduced iron dri .
company history - orissa sponge iron year events 1979 - the company was incorporated as a public limited company on 9th april 1979.
kolkata: tata sponge iron ltd a subsidiary of tata steel has decided to shift its registered office from keonjhar in odisha to kolkata burying the hatchet over the nano episode and its untimely
sponge iron. we are well acknowledged and reliable supplier of sponge iron from rourkela odisha. sponge iron is achieved by reduction of iron ore by using either coal-based or gas-based processing at our vendor’s end. sponge iron obtained after removing oxygen from iron ore is widely used in making of steel.
sponge iron plants in odisha india. today about 20 per cent of the sponge iron produced worldwide is made in india 1 . most of it is produced primarily through the coal based method of production. in orissa only there are about 108 sponge iron plants 2 . the major problem with indian sponge iron industry is that these are mostly coal-based units.
in the year 1995 the then hon'ble chief minister of orissa late shri.biju patnaik encouraged us whole heartedly with active support by shri.pyari mohan mohapatra ias to set-up this risk-taking venture sponge iron plant in orissa. accordingly with their benevolent and honest co-operation from the govt.'s level it has come up in a remote area i.e village kumakela under bonai sub-division
the orissa sponge iron and steel limited located at palashpanda in keonjhar district has stopped production since october 14 2012.
in orissa scenario all most all the sponge iron units use the coal from various coal mines situated at talcher sambalpur and sundergada. the ash content of coal of orissa varies from 30-35%. in the meantime board has also made it mandatory for sponge iron plans to use washed coal with ash not exceeding 35%.
shree ganesh metaliks ltd is a name to reckon with in the iron and steel industry.established as a small family business today the organization has grown manifolds with forays into sponge iron manufacturing power generation steel trading and real estate development.
about orissa sponge. orissa sponge is in the steel - sponge iron sector. the company management includes p k mohanty - chairman and managing director m mohanty - wholetime director and cfo b k sarkar - director a k mukherjee - director s k kar - director mukesh b bhagat - director anurag tulsyan - director nancy roy - director.
sponge iron manufacturers have sought auctioning of mining leases in odisha which have been cancelled over the non-payment of the supreme court mandated compensation for excavating ore beyond approved limits.
the captive power plant was planned to utilize the sensible heat contained in the kiln waste gas of the sponge iron plants. it is estimated that from the quantity of energy available in the waste gas of the kilns about 42 t per hour of steam could be generated in the first power plant and 50 t per hour of steam can be generated from the second power plant.
orissa sponge iron and steel ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of sponge iron and steel billets.
about orissa sponge iron and steel ltd. orissa sponge iron and steel ltd. incorporated in the year 1979 is a mid cap company having a market cap of rs .00 crore operating in iron and steel sector.
orissa sponge iron manufacturers' association a/8-palashpallibhubaneswar-20 sl. no. plant name plant location communication address member representatives
billet plant. the main equipment is the induction furnace. three electrical systems with 4 nos of crucible of 8.5t and two crucibles of 10t capacity each have been set up.
sponge iron also known as direct reduced iron dri is a substitute of steel melting scrap used mainly in electric arc and induction furnaces. sponge iron we produce quality sponge iron already established and widely accepted in the market in medium scale.