Support: +91-22-61011756 /
1. Boolean Searches :

i. AND - Shows results where both terms on either side of the 'AND' operator are present. 'AND' must be in upper case. For example search term - delhi AND metro result - It will return records in which 'delhi' as well as 'metro' both are present.

ii. OR - Shows results where either term (or both terms) is present. 'OR' must be in upper case. For example search term - delhi OR metro result - It will return records in which either 'delhi' or 'metro' or both are present

2. Proximity Searches

A proximity search looks for terms that are within a specific distance from one another. For example, search term - 'delhi metro'~10 result - It will search for records where 'delhi' and 'metro' are found within 10 words of each other

3. Phrase searches

You can search phrases using double quotes. for e.g. 'delhi metro' result - It will return records where 'delhi metro' phrase is found.

Odisha govt accords in-principle approval for projects worth Rs 92,713 cr

Friday, 06 Nov 2020
Share this on :
The Odisha government has accorded in-principle approval for five mega investment proposals worth Rs 92,713 crore which upon grounding will generate employment for 31,979 people.

The mega investment proposals were in the metal sector starting from beneficiation to manufacturing of pellets, iron, steel, stainless steel, rolled products as well as cement utilising waste products like slag and fly ash from other industries.

The state accorded the green signal for the mega investments at the High Level Clearance Authority (HCLA) meeting held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

The five projects for which in-principle approval was accorded by HLCA included expansion project of Jindal Steel and Power’s integrated steel plant in Angul from six million tpa to 18.6 million tpa, 36 million tpa slurry pipeline and 12.5 million tpa cement plant with an investment of Rs 76,018 crore.

This project has the potential to create employment opportunities for over 24,350 persons in two phases

The proposal of expansion project of Jindal Stainless Steel’s capacity from 1.1 million tpa to 3.2 million tpa and cold rolling mill capacity from 0.8 million tpa to 2.4 million tpa with an investment of Rs 6,840 crore in Kalinganagar, Jajpur, also got the nod of HLCA. This project will generate employment opportunities for over 2,236 persons.

Essar Minmet’s proposal of 14 million tpa beneficiation and 14 million tpa pellet plant and 14 million tpa slurry pipeline at an investment of Rs 6,650 crore to be set up in Keonjhar and Paradip also got approval. These will create employment opportunities for over 1,468 persons.

Expansion project proposal of ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India’s beneficiation plant in Keonjhar from 10.76 million tpa to 16.76 million tpa and pellet plant at Paradip from six million tpa to 12 million tpa at an investment of Rs 2,000 crore, also got approval. This will create employment opportunities for over 655 persons.

Shyam Metalics and Energy’s expansion project of its steel plant project in Pandloi, Sambalpur, from 0.77 million tpa to 2.373 million tpa and rolling mill against an investment of Rs 1,205 crore was also approved. This will create employment opportunities for over 3,270 persons.

These projects are also spread over western, central and coastal Odisha, providing employment opportunities across various skill levels.

The state has approved investments worth Rs 1.17 lakh crore since February 2020 with potential employment for 53,000 persons.

Post Your Comments


Sign up to start your trial access

Are you...


Free access to Project News and Analysis

Project and Tender Alert in your mailbox

Explore the largest Database on Projects for free

Be part of Online Projects Community

User login
Start Exploring

Subscribe to any of our premium plans to

Access to complete information on 43000+ projects

Use our Notification service for instant update on projects and tenders

Closely monitor your opportunities with "WORKSPACE"

Use our online platform for promotions of your products and services