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December 17, 2014

The largest Blast Furnace of India blown-in by SAIL at ISP, Burnpur

An Array of Blast Furnaces
The largest Blast Furnace in India was blown-in at Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL’s) IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) in presence of Sri C.S. Verma, Chairman SAIL, at Burnpur. Named 'Kalyani', the state-of-the-art blast furnace has a volume of 4160 cubic meters and has become the biggest operating blast furnace in India now. Prior to this, the largest Blast Furnace of the country was installed by SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited) at Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) in 2013 which has a useful volume of 4060 cubic meters. The start-up of this furnace 'Kalyani' is  being considered as the culmination of a massive Modernization and Expansion work in IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) Burnpur for the installation of a state-of-the-art 2.5 MTPA steel plant.

October 18, 2013

Steel Industry News - SAIL's IISCO Steel Plant modernization nears completion

Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) Chairman Mr. C.S. Verma was at SAIL’s IISCO Steel Plant (ISP), Burnpur on 5th Oct’13 to review the progress the modernization and expansion work of ISP which is in the last phase of its modernization (read integrated commissioning). SAIL Expedites Modernization and Expansion of ISP, Burnpur
SAIL ISP (IISCO Steel Plant) is being upgraded and modernized with a total cost of over ₹ 16000 Crores with a target to produce about 2.9 MT of Hot Metal from this steel plant after its modernization. 
Array of SAIL Blast Furnaces
The major facilities include a new 7 meter tall Coke Oven Battery, two new Sinter Machines, a new Blast Furnace of 4060 cubic meter volume with Top Pressure Recovery Turbine, three new 150 ton Basic Oxygen Furnaces, two nos. of 6-strand Billet caster sand one 4-strand Beam Blank / Bloom caster, Universal Section Mill, Wire Rod and Bar Mill with necessary auxiliary and service facilities.
Besides the Coke Ovens Battery, SAIL Chairman also visited the Universal Section Mill, Bar Mill and the BOF (Basic Oxygen Furnace) and CCP sites.   
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October 1, 2012

SAIL Expedites Modernization and Expansion of ISP, Burnpur


SAIL chairman urges for timely commissioning of modernization projects at ISP, Burnpur. The chairman of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), Mr. C. S. Verma, visited IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) at Burnpur in West Bengal to review progress of work under the plant's ongoing modernization & expansion programme. ISP, Burnpur is well on its way to emerge as India's most modern integrated steel plant with capacity to produce 2.5 million tonnes of crude steel per annum. At present while most of the main projects at Burnpur are almost ready for commissioning remaining are in advanced stage of completion close to commissioning stage. 
Major facilities coming up in the ambit of ISP's modernization and expansion programme include a 7m tall COB along with environment-friendly coke dry quenching system, two 204 sq meter Sinter Machines; a new Blast Furnace of 4060 cubic meter volume with top pressure recovery turbine and coal dust injection system; three 150 tonnes BOF Converters, two 6-stand Billet Casters and one 4-stand bloom-cum-beam Blank Caster, Heavy Section Mill of 0.6 mtpa capacity, 0.5 mtpa Wire Rod Mill & 0.75 mtpa Bar Mill with necessary auxiliary and service facilities.