Jayaswal Neco Industries Ltd is planning to set up an integrated steel plant in Dagori, Ameri Akberi and Udgaon villages in Bilha Tehsil in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh. The project involves setting up of manufacturing facilities viz. iron ore beneficiation plant (1.2 mtpa), blast furnace (0.4 mtpa), DRI plant (0.6 mtpa), coke oven plant (non recovery type ) (0.2 mtpa), sinter plant (0.4 mtpa), steel melt shop (0.7 mtpa), rolling mill (0.65 mtpa), oxygen plant (400 tpd) and a captive power plant (100 MW). Iron ore, coal, middlings, dolomite, limestone, ferro alloys, bentonite and lime/dolime are the raw materials. The project cost is estimated at Rs. 38000 million.
Rashi Strips is planning to set up a 1.0 mtpa integrated steel plant in Paraghat & Beltukuri village in Masturi Tehsil in Bilaspur district of Chhattisgarh. The project also involves setting up a 200 MW captive power plant. The project cost is estimated at Rs. 22000 million.
Brahaspati Iron & Steel to expand its billet steel plant in Borai Tehsil in Durg in Chhattisgarh with an investment of Rs. 1637 million. The project involves expansion of billet plant from 90,000 tpa to 1,80,000 tpa, a sponge iron plant of 2 x 350 tpd and a captive power plant ( 16 MW WHRB and 8 MW of AFBC). Coal will be sourced from Hind Energy Coal Beneficiation India Ltd. Land required for the project had been acquired.