Tata Steel is setting up a multi phase steel plant at Kalinganagar in Odisha. During the first phase, the blast furnace will have a capacity of 3.3 MTPA of hot metal while the sinter plant will have a capacity of 4.91 MTPA. The steel melting shop and the hot strip mill will have capacity of 4.1 MTPA and 3.5 MTPA, respectively. It has started commissioning some of the facilities. So over the next few months one by one all the facilities will get commissioned. Approximate investment made for the first phase is around Rs. 22,000 cr.
Extracted from ET, Oct 04,’15