Sri Hardev Steels to expand its sponge iron plant in Suniamuhna in Athgarh in Cuttack district of Orissa with an investment of Rs. 693 million. The project involves expanding its sponge iron unit from 50 tpd to 300 tpd, a new steel melt shop (30000 tpa) with an induction furnace, a rolling mill (28800 tpa) and a captive power plant (10 MW (6 MW WHRB and 4 MW AFBC).
SSAB Energy to set up a iron ore sintering/pelletization/beneficiation plant in Dhanunrajyapur in Horomoto Tehsil in Keonjhar district of Orissa. The project involves setting up of a 0.42 mtpa sintering plant and a 0.6 mtpa pelletization plant and 1.0 mtpa beneficiation plant of iron ore with an investment of Rs. 650 million. Iron ore to be sourced in Orissa and Bentonite from Kutch.
Surendra Mining Industries to expand its steel plant in Barahmusa village in Bonai Taluk in Sundergarh district of Orissa with an investment of Rs. 6475 million. The project involves setting up of a sinter plant (262000 tpa, mini blast furnace, steel melt shop (Induction Furnace 2x15 MT, EAF 1x30 T), continuous casting mill 3 strands, captive power plant of 16 MW and a coal washery.
Surendra Mining Industries (P) Ltd Barhamusa, P.O. Pandurisila, Bonai, District Sundargarh-770038
MidEast Integrated Steel is planning to invest Rs. 10,000 million to expand its steel plant from 1.2 million tpa to 3.0 million tpa in Kalinganagar in Jajpur in Orissa. It will also build a railway siding with automation facility and has already commissioned a sinter plant. It may be noted, the company has recently completed a debt restructuring programme and is debt free.