Anupam Industries Ltd has been awarded an order valued more than `130 crores from SAIL’s (Steel Authority of India Ltd) Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) to supply twenty two cranes and hoists of various capacities. These cranes will be used for various applications at RSP’s plate mill modernisation plant based at Rourkela, Orissa, India. The scope of work would involve design, engineering, supply, installation, commissioning and training. The project is scheduled for completion in June 2014.
Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) is the leading steel-making company in India. It is a fully integrated iron and steel maker, producing both basic and special steels for domestic construction, engineering, power, railway, automotive and defence industries and for sale in export markets. SAIL is also among the five Maharatnas of the country's Central Public Sector Enterprises, India. RSP presently has the capacity to produce 2 million tonnes of hot metal, 1.9 million tonnes of crude steel and 1.67 million tonnes of saleable steel. It is SAIL’s only plant that produce silicon steels for the power sector, high quality pipes for the oil & gas sector and tin plates for the packaging industry. Its wide and sophisticated product range includes various flat, tubular and coated products.
Anupam cranes will be supplied in various capacities ranging from 15t to 175t capacity with different applications for RSP’s slab yard, slab charging bay, furnace entry, mill aisle, roll shop, heavy plate area, motor bay, finished plate despatch bay and cross bay. These cranes are customised to carry out specialised operations at the steel plant. One of the cranes supplied for the slab yard is the 75T duplex motorised scissor type tong with maximum grip, 360 degree swivelling facility and adjustable stools for lifting the slabs. The 175+175t EOT crane has lifting beam with motorised central hook of 200t capacity at the beam centre. Anupam will also design and manufacture special 60t magnet cranes with telescopic spreader beam for handing of steel plates. These cranes are packed with high end features such as anti-collision device, travel restriction and load control, DSL system, twin motor drive via planetary gear box for main hoist motion, emergency brake, and rope oil lubrication system.
Anupam has been supplying customised cranes to SAIL from past few years and this large order reinforces SAIL’s trust in Anupam as the best lifting solutions provider to the integrated steel industry, says Mr. Mehul Patel, Managing Director. These heavy duty cranes will play a significant role in RSP’s steel production. With this order Anupam will continue its endeavour to supply high quality customised cranes at competitive price to the steel sector globally.
Anupam has a formidable presence in the Indian steel Industry for supplying ladle/forging/ charging cranes and steel mill duty cranes. Anupam cranes handle more than 21 million tons of liquid/hot metal and finish products annually at various steel plants in India and abroad. Anupam cranes and components are specially customised and designed to meet the challenging requirements of critical applications at integrated steel plants.
About Anupam Industries Ltd
Anupam Industries Ltd (anupamgroup.com) is the largest EOT crane manufacturing company of India, which provides international standard cranes for various applications to meet the requirements of core sectors in India and abroad – Steel, Power, Heavy & General Engineering, Construction, Ports, Cement, Shipyard, Fertilizer and Petrochemical. Within a span of 40 years it has supplied and commissioned more than 5000 cranes up to 500T capacity, and the number is steadily growing.