UltraTech Cement has been awarded Guma limestone block in Chhattisgarh. The company has won the limestone block in e-auction participating with over 600 bids for 15 hours. The state will receive approximately INR73.9bn (US$1.14bn), marking a new record in revenue accrued from a mineral auction. The
Steel Authority of India's (SAIL) has commissioned its blast furnace No. 8 (Mahamaya ) in February 2018. The blast furnace has a useful volume of 4060 cubic metre and capacity of producing 8030 tonnes of hot metal per day or and 2.8 million tonne per annum. It has new generation technological featur
Patanjali Ayurved Ltd is planning to set up a agriculture and herbal processing unit in Bijetala village of Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh. The company has signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the state government. The project will entail an investment of Rs. 7628 million. The unit
SAIL's Bhilai plant has commissioned its Universal Rail Mill which will produce rail of 130 meters. The new URM was set up with an investment of Rs. 12,000 million. The state-of- the-art URM, will take the plants total capacity to produce rails at two million tonne per annum (mtpa). It will be the l
Mahagenco has secured a mining lease for its Gare Pelma II coal block in Raigarh district, in the state of Chhattisgarh. The coal block contains a total coal reserve of 1,059 tonne, of which 656 tonne is extractable. The capacity of Gare Pelma II is 50 million tpa. It will meet the company’s coal re
Ramky Infrastructure has bagged orders worth Rs 612.88 crore for road projects in Chhattisgarh and Punjab. The company has been awarded projects for rehabilitation and upgradation of NH-200 (New NH-49) from 178.94 km to 241.52 km and rehabilitation and upgradation of NH-200 (New NH-49) from 241.55 k
Ultratech Cement has received a cancellation notice for its allocated limestone block Murra, Mohrenga and Math villages. The limestone mine which spreads over 1700 acre also houses a reservoir constructed in yesteryears of 1904. Now, the state government reckons that it will be affected severely and
Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Ltd (GSECL) has invited international bids in February 2016 for developing and operating its coal mine in Gare Palma Sector-I coal Block (Phase I) which is situated in Mand Raigarh Coalfield in Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh. The selected operator will develop
Azure Power has commissioned a 30MW solar power plant in Durg in Chhattisgarh. The company has won the project under the Chhattisgarh solar power policy 2012-17. The Solar Power Plant will supply power to Chhattisgarh State Power Distribution Co Ltd. (CPDCL) for 25 years.
Hindustan Copper has received its board approval to develop copper mines in the state of Chhattisgarh. The company will invest Rs. 100 million in the venture with the state organization Chhattisgarh State Mineral Development Corp Ltd.