Durgapur Steel Plant (DSP), a unit of India’s state-run SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited), maintained its best October performance since its inception in all important production parameters. The production of hot metal, crude steel, saleable steel, blend mix and sinter were 112%, 109%, 100%, 107% and 112% of the target respectively in the just concluded, month of october, and were also the best time performance in the month of October. Incidentally the sinter production of 284665 tonnes in October 2012 were the best ever monthly production.
"In the first six months of current financial year (2012 - 13), DSP recorded an all time best performance in all key production parameters. With multi-pronged strategies and synergy among all departments, the client could maintain the production upsurge in October. The plant is geared up to continue with the production uptrend in the coming months also", said Mr. P. K. Singh, CEO, DSP.
DSP (Durgapur Steel Plant) has also witnessed the best ever October production of special steel and value added products. The Merchant Mill, which produces Earthquake Resistant TMT bars for the infrastructure sector also achieved 103% of monthly target and recorded a growth of 5% over CPLY.