Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited Equals Highest Ever Pig Iron Production Record

Bhubaneswar: Achieving a historic feat, Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited (NINL) produced 2605 ton Pig Iron on 11th May, 2018 to equal its highest ever single-day Pig Iron production record since inception. The company’s production of 2771 ton hot metal on the same day is also the third highest single-day hot metal production since inception.
The Kalinga Nagar-based company has started climbing new heights in production soon after completing its blast furnace capital repair – the first landmark for the turnaround of the company. Shri S.S. Mohanty, Vice-Chairman & MD, NINL congratulated the NINL collective for the feat.
Earlier on 8th May, the company produced 2667 ton hot metal to record highest single-day production in the last five years.
NINL aims to produce more than 3000 ton hot metal per day and has immediate plans to resume steel billet production with maximum capacity utilization of the Steel Melting Shop. NINL has lined up several activities this Financial Years to strengthen its bottom line which includes steel billet production and operations of its captive mines. This will be other important landmarks for the turnaround of the integrated steel plant at Kalinga Nagar.