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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 Employees Contributes One Day Salary to CM Relief Fund

Bhubaneswar: Last week the Cyclone 'FANI', which hits Odisha and makes massive devastation in many states in Odisha.  Standing with the people of Odisha in this difficult time, all employees of National Aluminium Company (NALCO) donated one day salary to the Odisha's Chief Minster’
Posted Date :  13-05-19

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CMD NALCO to Head of CII s Cyclone Steering Committee

Bhubaneswar: Cyclone Fani, which make land-fall last week, had brought massive disaster in many districts of Odisha. In result Cyclone makes major damage of properties, large number of people has also been affected. In such a situation, many industrial houses and institutions have come forward to
Posted Date :  10-05-19

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NALCO helping hand to Cyclone-hit people in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Navratna PSU, National Aluminium Company (NALCO), has immediately started the restoration relief work for the cyclone-hit people in different colonies and slum areas of Bhubaneswar, Khurda and Puri. Nalco’s township 1 & 2 in Chandrasekharpur and head quarter in Nayapalli and Resear
Posted Date :  06-05-19

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International Workers Day Celebrated at NALCO

Bhubaneswar: ‘NALCO is poised to notch up its highest ever profit in a decade and is all set to break records on the production and productivity fronts, when the Company announces its annual results for 2018-19. This has been possible only because of the efficiency and dedication of the work fo
Posted Date :  03-05-19

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TOLIC Meeting held at NALCO

Bhubaneswar: The 10th half-yearly meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Undertakings) was organized at NALCO’s Corporate Office yesterday on 30th April 2019. The meeting was presided over by Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO. Shri N.K. Dubey, Head of the Office
Posted Date :  01-05-19

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Shri Jagannath Mahotsav begins at NALCO Township

Angul: As part of the annual festival of Shri Jagannath Temple at Nalco Township in Angul, a 6-day long Shri Jaganath Mohatsav is being organized from 25th March. Gajapati Maharaja Dibyasingha Deb inaugurated the ceremony while Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO, graced the ceremony as the Chief G
Posted Date :  27-03-19

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NIPM Utkal Chapter Celebrates 40th Foundation Day

Bhubaneswar: Human Resources experts from the public and private sector discussed and deliberated on wide-ranging topics, case studies, challenges and the latest trends in the HR profession at the 40th Foundation Day of National Institute of Personnel Management (NIPM), Utkal Chapter, held at Nal
Posted Date :  16-03-19

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NALCO CMD Invites Investors and high-end Technology Providers

Bhubaneswar: World’s biggest mineral, mining & manufacturing Conference & Exhibition - Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC 2019) is being held at Toronto, Canada from 3rd to 6th March. Representatives from 135 countries including India are participating in this premier mineral
Posted Date :  05-03-19

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NALCO Dedicates Ultra Modern Eye Care Centre

Bhubaneswar: NALCO, in association with LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI), dedicated a state-of-the-art Secondary Plus Eye Care Hospital that will benefit more than 60000 outpatients, perform 6000 surgeries annually and offer free of cost treatment to poor patients at Angul on 18th February 2019. 
Posted Date :  18-02-19

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NALCO Posts Higher than Expected Q3 Profits

Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna PSU, under Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India and country’s leading manufacturer and exporter of alumina and aluminium, has declared its financial results for the 3rd quarter ended December 2018 and up to end 3rd quarter 2018-
Posted Date :  09-02-19

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Governor Ganeshi Lal gives away NALCO Smiles Award

BHUBANESHWAR: Governor of Odisha Prof. Ganeshi Lal, gave away the prestigious NALCO Smiles Award, among other awards, to Sadbhabana for championing the cause of the specially-abled, in the presence of Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO.
Posted Date :  05-02-19

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Industry-Academia Roundtable a big draw in INCAL-2019

Bhubaneswar: The Industry-Academia Roundtable in the ongoing 3-day International Conference on Aluminium (INCAL) in Bhubaneswar has provided an engaging platform to deliberate on the yawning gap that exists between the skill-set requirements of the industries and what are being provided by the in
Posted Date :  02-02-19

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Global Aluminium Conference - 2019 Inaugurated in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited mega aluminium conference – International Conference on Aluminium (INCAL-2019) was kicked off today. Shri Anil Mukim, IAS, Secretary to Govt of India graced the opening day ceremony as the Chief Guest, in the presence of a galaxy of business leaders and delegates f
Posted Date :  31-01-19

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ALUMOF - Mascot for INCAL 2019 Unveiled by Minister

Vadodara: Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Panchayati Raj and Mines Shri Narendra Singh Tomar unveiled the official Mascot ‘ALUMOF’, at the Meeting of Parliamentary Consultative Committee held today on 21st January 2019 at Vadodara, Gujarat.    ALUMOF, which stands for Alumi
Posted Date :  21-01-19

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Flower Show Inaugurated at NALCO

Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) organized ‘Basant Pushpa Pradarshani’, its annual Flower & Vegetable Show at Nalco Nagar, Bhubaneswar on 19th and 20th January. As many as 10 institutions including Odisha Mining Corporation, KIIT University, C.V. Raman College of Engine
Posted Date :  21-01-19

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Noble Gesture by NALCO Mahila Samiti

Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of New Year-2019, the members and advisor of NALCO Mahila Samiti of National Aluminium Company (NALCO), led by Smt. Preeti Roy, the President, distributed blankets to the poor and destitute people at Bhubaneswar Railway Station, Capital Hospital and near Ram Mandir r
Posted Date :  03-01-19

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CMD NALCO Inaugurates National School Games

Bhubaneswar: While inaugurating the 64th National School Games, Dr. T. K. Chand, CMD, National Aluminium Company (NALCO) observed that National School Games is the right kind of platform for supporting and promoting budding sports stars for future glory in global sporting platforms like the Olymp
Posted Date :  07-12-18

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