ROURKELA, JANUARY 23, 2022
Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) has won the ‘‘Best Integrated Steel Plant’ title under SAIL Corporate Awards for Excellence-2021 in recognition of its remarkable overall performance in the financial year 2020-21.
RSP has performed exceedingly well in production, productivity, techno-economics and profitability in the last fiscal and went on to achieve the Annual Business Plan (ABP) targets for the first time in history. The Steel Plant registered all-time high production of Hot Metal, Crude Steel and Saleable Steel in FY21. RSP was also successful in further improving its techno-economics to clock the best figures in major areas in the previous fiscal. The specific energy consumption, a key techno-economic parameter was also all time best. All the departments of RSP excelled in tandem to clock several individual records.
The incredible performance came amidst one of the most challenging times during COVID-19 pandemic. The Steel Plant adopted an integrated response to go past the challenges. The multipronged approach included augmenting healthcare facilities with special focus on testing, treating and vaccination during the year.
Congratulating each member of Team RSP, Bokaro Steel Plant and Rourkela Steel Plant Director-In-Charge Amarendu Prakash said, “I feel so proud of all of you. Let’s continue this journey of excellence and set fresh benchmarks in all our endeavours.”