India on Friday dedicated three major projects of National Aluminium Company (NALCO) to the nation.
Union mines minister Narendra Singh Tomar and Union petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan dedicated the projects through video conferencing from New Delhi on the Aluminium giant’s 38th Foundation Day celebrations.
The projects included the launching of mining activity at the south block of Panchpatamali Bauxite Mines, 18.5 MW Turbo Generator at Alumina Refinery, Damanjodi and Nano Technology based Defluoridation Plant at Smelter, Angul.
NALCO Chairman-cum-Managing Director Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD in his address on the occasion, highlighted the company’s significant performance in last fiscal.
He also highlighted the accolade achieved of being the lowest cost producer of Alumina in the world and also being the 2nd highest net foreign exchange earning in the country.