Tag: Nalco

Coal Crisis Hit NALCO
Coal Crunch: Orissa HC asks ECoR to allot rakes to NALCO for transportation

The interim direction came on the petition filed by Nalco Officers’ Association which had moved the High Court seeking a direction to resolve the serious crisis of coal shortage hitting the PSU.

NALCO faces imminent coal crisis, not much stock left

The National Aluminium Company (NALCO) at Angul in Odisha is apparently grappling with an imminent coal crisis with a reported stock of coal for only five days being left with the PSU.

Nalco tension
Tension At Damanjodi NALCO Following Police-Oustees Face-Off; Sec 144 Clamped

Jeypore: Tension erupted at National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) at Damanjodi here in Koraput district following a scuffle between Police and NALCO oustees who were on dharna for last four days demanding jobs. Police hurled tear gas shell as the protesters reportedly pelted stones at the security personnel. One police personnel sustained injuries while a […]

DPR Of Brownfield Expansion Project Of Nalco's CPP And Smelter At Angul Is Underway: Union Min Joshi

Bhubaneswar: Union Mines Minister Pralhad Joshi has said that preparation of the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of the 0.5 Mtpa brownfield expansion project of Nalcos captive power plant (CPP) and smelter at Angul is underway. In a letter to Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Joshi said there is no change in the brownfield […]

NALCO To Invest Rs 30K Crore On Expansion By FY 2027-28: Pralhad Joshi

Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) will invest around Rs 30000 crore by the financial year 2027-28 on the company’s expansion and diversification plans, Union Minister for Coal and Mines Pralhad Joshi said this while addressing the 41st Foundation Day of NALCO on Thursday at the company’s headquarters in Bhubaneswar. Of this proposed investment, the […]

Pradhan Writes To Centre For Commencement Of Nalco’s Brownfield Expansion Project

Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday shot off a letter to Union Minister of Coal, Mines Prahalad Joshi urging the latter to increase the capacity of Nalco’s Aluminium smelter plant at Angul. In his letter, Pradhan has urged Joshi to take necessary steps for increasing Nalco smelter plant’s capacity to 1 MTPA from existing […]

NALCO Ash Breach: Locals Allege Shoddy Management

Angul: Ash-laced water from National Aluminium Company (NALCO) in Angul has been allegedly polluting the local Nandira nullah in the area surrounding the PSU Navratna Company. Locals alleged that the leaked residue from the company’s ash pond has been polluting the nullah and subsequently adding up to the pollution of Brahmani River. “This is a […]

Dance Inside COVID Hospital: NALCO Staff Suspended After Video Goes Viral

Koraput: A staff of National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) was suspended on Friday after his video dancing inside Koraput COVID hospital went viral on social media. The employee, posted as chargeman Gr.II (Transport pool mines) at NALCO, has now been placed under suspension on the charges of misconduct. As per sources, the concerned NALCO employee […]

NALCO Declares Rs 138.23 Crore Profit In FY19-20

Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has posted a net profit of Rs 138.23 crore in FY19-20, said a statement on Friday. According to the audited financial results for the year, taken on record by the Board of Directors in a meeting held on Friday, NALCO has posted a net profit of Rs 138.23 crore […]

Odisha to have 36 dedicated hospitals for COVID-19 patients soon: Official

Bhubaneswar: Amid spurt in coronavirus cases, the Odisha government is set to have 36 dedicated hospitals soon for treatment of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) patients, an official said on Wednesday. These hospitals covering all the 30 districts of the state will have a combined bed capacity of 6,000, he said. As of now, “20 exclusive COVID hospitals” […]

Union Min Pralhad Joshi Lays Foundation Stone Of Rs 483cr Crusher & Conveyor System At NALCO

Bhubaneswar: Union Coal and Mines Minister Pralhad Joshi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone of a Crusher and Conveyor System to be readied with an investment of Rs 483 crore at aluminium major NALCOs Mining & Refinery (M&R) Complex in Damanjodi. The system will cater to feed bauxite for the 5th stream of Alumina Refinery […]

NALCO Faces 'Acute' Shortage Of Coal, Scrips Down 4%

Mumbai: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) on the NSE fell over 4 per cent after the company informed the exchanges of acute shortage of coal to run operations. NALCO said it is running out of buffer coal as there is a shortfall of around 7,000-8,000 tonnes coal per day. “NALCO’s requirement of coal for its […]

Agitations hit coal supplies from MCL mines in Odisha

Bhubaneswar:  The coal supplies from Talcher and IB valley collieries under the Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) in Odisha were severely hit due to the ongoing agitations by local people demanding employment, an official said on Friday. At least 60,000 tonnes of coal could not be supplied to various consumers from Balram open cast project (OCP) […]

Make aluminium the metal of choice for future: Mines Secretary

Bhubaneswar: Union Mines Secretary Anil Mukim on Thursday urged the stakeholders to work towards increasing the domestic consumption of aluminium in a sustainable manner and make it the metal of choice for the future. Addressing the International Conference on Aluminium (INCAL 2019) here, he stressed on value addition in the aluminium industry and encouraging the […]

Nalco in expansion mode, to invest 45K cr in new and existing projects: CMD

Bhubaneswar: Buoyed by increasing domestic demand on the back of infrastructural development, state-run National Aluminium Company Ltd (Nalco) plans to embark upon a Rs 25,000 crore brownfield and Rs 20,000 crore greenfield expansion in the next few years, its Chairman and Managing Director T.K. Chand said, adding this should eventually improve the bottomline by Rs […]