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NATIONAL ALUMINIUM COMPANY LIMITED

National Aluminium Company Limited, abbreviated as NALCO, has units in Odisha at places like Angul and Damanjodi. It was incorporated as a public sector enterprise of the Ministry of Mines, Government of India in 1981.

National Aluminium Company Limited, abbreviated as NALCO, (incorporated 1981) has units in Odisha at places like Angul and Damanjodi. It was incorporated as a public sector enterprise of the Ministry of Mines, Government of India in 1981.
 
It is Asia's largest, and the sixth largest, integrated aluminium complex, encompassing bauxite mining, alumina refining, aluminium smelting and casting, power generation, rail and port operations.
 
Commissioned during 1985–87, NALCO produced and exported alumina and aluminium.
 
The main units of NALCO are at Damanjodi (Mines & Refinery complex) and Nalconagar, Angul (Smelter & Power Plant Complex). The Bauxite mines called "Panchpatmalli Mines" is situated atop a set of five mountains called Panchpatmalli. These mines are open cast mines. The refinery complex for producing bauxite is located in Damanjodi. The smelter unit of NALCO is located in Nalconagar, Angul. The company's headquarters are located in Bhubaneswar, which is the capital of the Indian state of Odisha.
 
It is expanding by currently employing new projects. The ongoing second phase of expansion is set to make it the sixth largest producer of the metal in the world. The recent disinvestment issues, for the alumina giant, finally settled down after the central government decided not to disinvest profit making PSUs which meant that NALCO would not be privatised and continue to be a complete Govt of India Enterprise PSU.
 
The Company received Indira Priyadarshini Vrikshamitra Award from Govt. of India for its contribution in the field of afforestation and wasteland development. The 1200 MW Captive Thermal Power Plant of the Company also received the prestigious Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar for the year 2000 from Govt. of India for its outstanding contributions in the field of environment management. The Company and its Units have received various National, State and Institutional awards for excellence in Safety & Environment Management[citation needed].
 
Nalco received ISO 9001:2000 awards and OHSAS 140001 for its excellence in production technology & occupational health & safety systems respectively.

NATIONAL ALUMINIUM COMPANY LIMITED news

NALCO continues to develop Puri into a Swachh Iconic Place

Bhubaneswar: Navratna PSU National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) continued to take steps to fulfil its commitment to make Puri a Swachh Iconic Place. The Aluminium behemoth today dedicated five more environment-friendly battery-operated vehicles (BOVs) and a PCR mobile van for the people of Puri.
Posted Date :  15-11-19

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Union Mines Minister Shri Pralhad Joshi visits NALCO

Bhubaneswar: Hon’ble Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Coal and Mines Shri Pralhad Joshi visited NALCO Bhawan today. In the aftermath of Cyclone ‘Fani’, National Aluminium Company Ltd. (NALCO) is taking up massive plantation drive. The Union Mines Minister planted a Rudraksha plant sapling
Posted Date :  08-11-19

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NALCO spends Rs 30 cr on CSR in FY19

NEW DELHI: National Aluminium Company Limited ( spent over Rs 30 crore on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities during the financial year (FY) 2018-19 (Apr-Mar).   The spent amount is an against the mandated CSR fund allocation of Rs. 27. 38 Crore lakh following its CSR policy
Posted Date :  04-11-19

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NALCO honoured at National CSR Awards for Excellence in CSR

Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Ltd. (NALCO), a Navratna PSU under Ministry of Mines, has been recognized with ‘Honourable Mention’ for Excellence in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for its flagship CSR project ‘NALCO Ki Ladli’ at the National CSR Awards ceremon
Posted Date :  31-10-19

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NALCO focus on Vigilance Awareness Week 2019

New Delhi: National Aluminium Company (NALCO) joined the Nation in observing Vigilance Awareness Week in its sites and offices. This year, the week is being celebrated from October 28 to Nov 2, 2019, with the theme ‘Integrity – A Way of Life.’   While stressing on fighting the mena
Posted Date :  31-10-19

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Nalco Pays highest Dividend of 115 pct for FY 2018-19

New Delhi: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna PSU under the Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India has handed over two Cheques, totaling Rs. 557.80 crore, consisting of interim dividend of Rs.436.54 crore and final dividend amounting Rs.121.26 crore to Govt. of India, Ministry of
Posted Date :  24-10-19

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NALCO Mahila Samiti distributes Mosquito Nets in Blind School

Bhubaneswar: As a noble gesture, the members of NALCO Mahila Samiti, led by its President Smt. Preeti Roy Chand, recently distributed mosquito nets to all the inmates of Bhima Bhoi School for the Blind in Bhubaneswar. This will ensure the health and safety of the children. 
Posted Date :  19-10-19

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NALCO Launches New Product Aluminium Alloy AA 1200

Bhubaneswar: In a boost to the Make in India initiative, National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) launched Aluminium Alloy 1200 (AA 1200), adding one more downstream product to its existing product range, that has wide application in manufacturing of LED lamp cap.    Dr. Tapan Kumar Chan
Posted Date :  27-09-19

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NALCO signed MoU with ECoR

Bhubaneswar: One of India’s leading Navratna PSU, National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) and East Coast Railway (ECoR), today, came together to set the wheels rolling by signing an Agreement to promote Odisha’s rich art, culture and heritage through branding of New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani
Posted Date :  23-09-19

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Hindi Fortnight Celebrated at NALCO

Bhubaneswar. Hindi fortnight was celebrated from 1st to 15th September in all regional offices and production units of National Aluminium Company Ltd. (NALCO) for promoting use of Hindi in day to day official work and encouraging the employees to work in Hindi. Essay, debate, noting, dictation an
Posted Date :  21-09-19

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NALCO holds 38th Annual General Meeting

Bhubaneswar,: Continuing its bull run, National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna PSU under Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, has once again brought cheer in the stock market by declaring record dividend payout of Rs 1072.73 crore – an increase from 114% in 2017-18 to 115 % in 20
Posted Date :  19-09-19

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Shri. Somanath Hansdah took charge NALCO as CVO

Bhubaneswar: Shri Somanath Hansdah, today took charge of Navratna PSU National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) as the Chief Vigilance officer (CVO). He also holds the additional charge of CVO in Hindustan Copper Limited.   Shri Hansdah belongs to 1995 batch Indian Railway Stores Service (I
Posted Date :  19-08-19

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Shri Sridhar Patra selected for CMD NALCO

New Delhi: Public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB) has recommended the name of Shri Sridhar Patra for the post of as Chairman and Managing Director of National Aluminium Company Limited He is current serving as Director (Finance) at NALCO Limited.    The following applicants were inter
Posted Date :  16-08-19

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NALCO NIT-Rourkela and NITRAA to set up Centre of Excellence

Bhubaneswar: In yet another step of Journey of Excellence, NALCO has inked a Memorandum of Understanding with NIT Rourkela & NIT Rourkela Alumni Association (NITRAA) for creation of a Centre of Excellence with the objective of collaboration to develop entrepreneurs by supporting technology-driven
Posted Date :  18-07-19

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