With respect to strengthening India's own infrastructure, Electrosteel Group has ventured into the Steel Manufacturing industry through Electrosteel Steels Limited. It has set up a 2.5 Million Ton Per Annum (MTPA) Greenfield Integrated Steel Plant near Siyaljori village, in the Bokaro district of Jharkhand.
Electrosteel Steels Limited makes products like Pig Iron, Billets, TMT Bars, Wire Rods and Ductile Iron Pipes. It consists of a Sinter Plant, Pellet Plant, Coke Oven, Blast Furnace, Basic Oxygen Furnace, Billet Caster, Wire Rod Mill, Bar Mill and Power Plant. ESL has established excellence at every stage of production by bringing international expertise and solutions from reputed manufacturers. Along with the latest technology, the plant operates in sync with the highest ecological standards.
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The Group has been allotted Parbatpur captive mine block for coking coal in Jharia Coalfield, near Bokaro. Total geological coal reserves is 231 MT. Iron Ore mine at Kodolibad near Barajamda and mine block for non-coking coal at Northdhadu, in the state of Jharkhand. Negotiations are in advance stage for getting required clearance for Iron Ore mines in the state of Orissa.
The plant is located in Siyaljori Block, Bokaro District of Jharkhand State. The nearest town Bokaro, on the western side, is 22 kms away from the site. The land comprises mostly of barren land with small undulation. Source for water for the plant is the Damodar river and the location of the in-take pump house will be near the bank of Damodar river, which is about 10 kms away from the plant site.
The nearest railway station Talgheria, which is about 12 kms away from plant site, has single line electrified traction system. The railway link for the plant is to be developed from here, with a takeoff point at Shewbabudih station.