|Project Location : Hazira, Surat district, Gujarat|
Essar Steel is planning to expand the Steel Plant by By-product recovery type Coke Oven Complex (1.2 MMTPA) at Hazira in Surat district of Gujarat. The project involves expanding units Like Pellet Plant, Lime Plant (3 Nos.), Oxygen Plant (4 nos.) and Captive Power Plant. It involves increasing the capacity of Pellets (40,00,000 TPA), HBI / DRI (18,50,000 TPA), Iron Ore Fines (2,68,000 TPA), Hot Metal from 1(7,00,000 TPA) to (20,40,000 TPA), Granulated Slag from (5,10,000TPA to 6,12,000 TPA), Granulated Pig Iron (68,292 TPA), Liquid steel 50,00,000 TPA, Slag 10,00,000 TPA, Iron fines 62,400 TPA, Slabs from Slab Caster 49,00,000 TPA, Billets from Billet Caster 23,70000 TPA. The project also involves increasing Rebar 15,99,996 TPA, Wire Rod 6,99,996 TPA, HRC 35,00,000 TPA, cale 1,20,000 TPA, Lime / Dolime 4,50,000 TPA, Lime stone / dolomite chips 1,10,000 TPA, Lime Fines 30,000 TPA, Off grade lime / dolime 10,000 TPA, Oxygen Gaseous Nm3/hr 3,09,000 PA, Nitrogen Nm3/hr 72,000 TPA, Argon Nm3/hr 2,000 TPA and Power 270 MW. The cost of the project is estimated to cost Rs13200 million.