Essar Steel India Limited bags “Best CSR Impact Initiatives Award”
Bhubaneswar, (INS): Essar Steel India Limited (EStIL)has bagged “Best CSR Impact Initiatives Award” at National CSR Leadership Congress Summit 2019. The Summit was organised at Bangalore by Zee Business.
The award was conferred based on several key factors, which included the quality of CSR projects, their approach and impact on sociey. The Jury for the award comprised personalities associated with international development agencies, academia, corporate sector and government organsations.
Mr. Vikas Chandra Yadvendu, DGM, CSR, EStiL received the award on behalf of the company. The technical and panel discussion on various CSR aspects were held at the Summit. Over 100 delegates from different industries, Government bodies, Academia and diverse NGOs attended the Summit and award function.
“Essar Steel India Limited CSR Initiaves” is committed towards all round development of communities. It facilitates wide-ranging CSR initiatives in health, education, livelihoods, inclusion, women empowerment and skill development. It has provided mobile health van service, free medicine and doctor consultation and has taken a plethora of CSR intiatives to empower the self help groups at its operational areas in Paradeep and Dabuna in Keonjhar.
About Essar Steel :
Essar Steel India is one of India’s leading integrated steel producers with an annual production capacity of 10 MTPA supported by a 20 MTPA pellet facility. The state-of-the-art facilities comprise iron making, steel making, and downstream facilities, including a cold rolling mill, a galvanizing and pre-coated facility, a steel-processing facility, an extra-wide plate mill and 3 pipe mills with coating facilities.
Essar Steel uses information technology extensively for its operation to ensure consistent quality of its products. It produces over 300 grades of steel conforming to quality standards of international certification agencies like API, ABS, NACE, Lloyd’s Register to name a few. The products, many of which are import substitute products, cater to the requirements of a wide cross section of industries. Essar Hypermart, a pioneering initiative of Essar Steel, caters to the requirements of the SME segment, which normally does not have access to mill material directly