Satyavathi Minerals and Metals Ltd is planning to set up a titanium dioxide plant in Ramannapetta(Gudimetla) in Chandarlapadu in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh. The project involves setting up of 100000 tpa of titatnium dioxide slag unit with an investment of Rs. 8790 million to produce titanium dioxide, synthetic rutile, pig iron as by-products etc.,. Land required for the project is around 100.27 acres.
Gee Bee Ferro Power Pvt Ltd to set up ferro alloy plant in Bobbili Mandal in Vizianagarm district of Andhra Pradesh with an investment of Rs. 180 million. The project involves setting up of 2 x 6 MVA ferro alloy plant with a capacity of 18,000 tpa to produce ferro manganese, silico manganese and will consume 4.2 tpd of coal for ferro manganese production and 7.24 tpd of coal for silico manganese. Coal required is likely to be purchased in open market of Chhattisgarh.
Ghansai Ispat is planning to set up a mini steel plant in Hiradahallu village in Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh with an investment of Rs. 1320 million. Coal is likely to be imported from Indonesia. The plant will produce sponge iron and will have a capacity of 90,000 tpa and will use coal and dolomite. Iron Ore beneficiation plant will have a capacity of 300,000 tpa. The project also involves setting up of a captive power plant of 12 MW (WHRB 6 MW, 6 MW FBC).