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Coal India Limited

Coal India Limited is an Indian state-controlled coal mining company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and the largest coal-producing company in the world and a Maharatna company. The company contributes to around 82% of the coal production in India.

Coal India Limited (CIL) as an organized state owned coal mining corporate came into being in November 1975 with the government taking over private coal mines. With a modest production of 79 Million Tonnes (Mt) at the year of its inception CIL today is the single largest coal producer in the world. Operating through 82 mining areas CIL is an apex body with 7 wholly owned coal producing subsidiaries and 1 mine planning and consultancy company spread over 8 provincial states of India. CIL also fully owns a mining company in Mozambique christened as 'Coal India Africana Limitada'. CIL also manages 200 other establishments like workshops, hospitals etc. Further, it also owns 26 technical & management training institutes and 102 Vocational Training Institutes Centres. Indian Institute of Coal Management (IICM) as a state-of-the-art Management Training 'Centre of Excellence' - the largest Corporate Training Institute in India - operates under CIL and conducts multi-disciplinary management development programmes.
 
CIL having fulfilled the financial and other prerequisites was granted the Maharatna recognition in April 2011. It is a privileged status conferred by Government of India to select state owned enterprises in order to empower them to expand their operations and emerge as global giants. So far, the select club has only seven members out of290 Central Public Sector Enterprises in the country (as on 31/03/2014, source-DPE).

Coal India Limited news

CIL Trains Unemployed Youth in Assam

Guwahati: Coal India Ltd. has trained unemployed youth in Assam at Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET) and Centre for Skilling & Technical Support (CSTS), Guwahati for six months as part of a new CSR initiative. The training comprised of Machine operator in ‘Injection
Posted Date :  18-05-19

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CIL Launches its New website

Kolkata: Coal India Limited (CIL) has launched its new website with new look. The New CIL website has a clean design and a consistent site-wide navigation system with improved menu functionality that will direct you to the information most relevant to the client. It is also fully responsive with
Posted Date :  11-05-19

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Chairman CIL Paid homage on International Labour Day

Kolkata: Shri A.K. Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) paid floral tributes at the Martyrs Memorial on the occasion of International Labour Day, at it's Head Quarter in Kolkata, today on 1st May 2019. He paid homage to the supreme sacrifice made by workmen and officers of Coal India, to p
Posted Date :  01-05-19

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Shri Sanjiv Soni selected as Coal India Limited Director of Finance

New Delhi: Shri Sanjiv Soni has been selected as the Director (Finance) of Coal India Limited by Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB). At present he is the Functional Director of Eastern Coalfields Limited.    The decision of appointing Soni as the Director (Finance), CIL was made
Posted Date :  17-04-19

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Shri S. K. Sadangi is New CVO of Coal India

New Delhi: Shri S. K. Sadangi has taken over as new Chief Vigilance Officers (CVO) of Coal India Limited (CIL) on 12th April 2019. Shri Sadangi is an 1988 batch Indian Railway Stores Service (IRSS) officer, he holds a B. Tech (Hons) Degree from IIT (Kharagpur) and has completed Master’s Degre
Posted Date :  12-04-19

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CIL won Best Enterprise Award

New Delhi: Coal India Ltd. has won the 'Best Enterprise Award' in the Maharatna category at the 29th Annual Day Celebration of Forum of Women in Public Sector (WIPS) in Delhi. Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL received the award from Smt. Najma Heptulla, Governor of Manipur and Chancello
Posted Date :  12-02-19

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