Jamshedpur, Feb. 22: JAMIPOL inaugurated its second lime grinding plant at Kalinganagar, Jajpur, in Odisha on Monday. The first one was set up at Jamshedpur in 2012. This is Jamipol’s fifth plant in its journey so far and third plant in a row in last 4 years.
The plant was inaugurated by T V Narendran, managing director, Tata Steel. Dibyendu Bose, chairman, Jamipol, Rajiv Kumar, vice-president, Operations, KPO, R.R. Jha, vice-president (Engineering), KPO, Tata Steel, and other dignitaries from Tata Steel were also present on the occasion. The entire event was spearheaded by Jamipol managing director Adarsh Agrawal.
Opening of any new plant is a major achievement, but the speed and quality of execution at this plant has been exceptional, a press communiqué issued by the company said. This plant which was scheduled to be completed in 24 months was actually completed in 15 months only and without any cost escalation.
This plant has been designed, installed and commissioned by our own team, free from any consultants. The plant is well laid out with 28% lesser space requirement, is totally pollution free, its capex is lower by 22 percent.
JAMIPOL has taken all safety measures during execution of the project and going forward it has been designed to make this place safe and healthy for our workforce.