Sona Alloys to set up Integrated Mini Steel Plant at Lonand in Satara district in Maharashtra. The project involves setting up of integrated mini steel plant of 3 Lakhs tonnes per annum of production capacity. The expansion details of the new unit are as follows.
Following will be the Product/By-product and production capacity:
1. Rebar/wire rods/structural ? 3,00,000 MT/annum
2. Granulated B.F. slag ? 91900 tonnes/annum
The total project cost is estimated at Rs. 3380 million.
Kirloskar Ferrous Industries to expand its foundry at Solapur in Maharashtra with an investment of Rs. 950 million. The project involves modernizing the foundry by enhancing the production capacity of cast iron from 35,000 MT/Annum to 60,000 MT/Annum. The company is having 3X8T/hr capacity Cupola Furnaces, 3 X 3.5 T and 2X1T Induction Furnaces and four moulding lines for 35000 TPA castings. During expansion and modernization 3X8T/hr capacity Cupola Furnaces and 4 X 3 T Induction Furnaces will be installed and 2X1 T Induction Furnaces will be upgraded. One high pressure moulding line of 80moulds/hr and one flaskless moulding line will be installed.
ACC Nihon Casting to expand Casting Industry in Ruikhari in Butibori industrial area in Nagpur in Maharashtra. The unit is to be expanded from 300 mtm to 2000 mtm. The expansion will be carried out at the existing premises. The total project cost is estimated at Rs. 318 million