Bhubaneswar: Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited (NINL), the largest pig iron producer and exporter in the country, recorded the highest ever monthly production at its Kalinga Nagar plant since inception in June, 2018. The company recorded 74960 ton hot metal and 69780 ton pig iron to register the best monthly production figures of the company since its inception in 2002. The company’s earlier best hot metal production was 70330 ton achieved in March, 2010 whereas best pig iron production was 64513 ton achieved in December, 2009.
Shri S.S. Mohanty, Vice-Chairman & MD, NINL congratulated NINL collective for the achievement and encouraged to set new benchmark in future.
After successful completion of major overhauling of Blast Furnace, which established an international bench Mark in reaching the rated production in 12 days after Blow in, NINL has recorded shift, daily, weekly and monthly production records in the last two months.
NINL will commence its own brand Billet production within a month and convert it to TMT bars and rods this year.
NINL’s captive mines is going to be operationalised in third quarter of this Financial Year which will be a game changer for the company.