Rourkela Steel Plant

Rourkela Steel Plant transforms quarry into forest

The project was implemented till 2020 by a multi-disciplinary team comprising academicians and research students of University of Delhi.

published on : 20th January 2023

Rourkela Steel Plant service contract orders reach Rs 500 crore annually

Industries procuring secondary steel to produce various products are also reportedly left in the lurch owing to lack of support from RSP.

published on : 16th January 2023

Mystery shrouds death of Rourkela Steel Plant employee

The deceased was identified as A Baxla (56), a regular employee of the RSP.

published on : 16th January 2023

Will Xavier Institute of Management campus at Rourkela turn a reality?

Rourkela Steel Plant evincing interest in establishing the second campus of Xavier Institute of Management (XIM) here has raised hopes of students in the periphery.

published on : 24th November 2022

RSP’s quality control teams win big at international event

The Samadhan QC team of the Steel Melting Shop (SMS) - I clinched the first position for the successful implementation of its project ‘Prevention of soft water problem in caster of SMS-I’.

published on : 21st November 2022

Rourkela airport to operate from December 5

Flight operation from Rourkela is important as the Steel City is all set to co-host the Men’s Hockey World Cup from January 13 to 29 next year. 

published on : 1st November 2022

SAIL trade unions demand festive ex-gratia before Durga Puja

Members of the locally-affiliated unions of the central unions - BMS, INTUC, CITU, AITUC and HMS

published on : 1st October 2022

Festive shopping hit as RSP defers payment of Puja bonus to workers

In telltale signs of an economic slowdown, the Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) have deferred their decision to pay festive ex-gratia to workers. 

published on : 30th September 2022

SAIL offers old festive bonus, trade unions fume

Five trade unions under National Joint Committee on Steel (NJCS) are at loggerheads with SAIL management over demand for hefty festive ex-gratia.

published on : 21st September 2022

RSP’s tribal-displaced meet President in Delhi, seek justice

Oram also informed that in 2010, around 163 displaced persons were selected by the district administration for employment but they are yet to receive jobs at the RSP.  

published on : 9th September 2022

Rourkela Steel Plant officials interact with trade unions

The management of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) held an interaction session with members of all trade unions registered with the PSU.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Nationwide coal scarcity hurts Rourkela Steel Plant in Odisha

The NTPC-SAIL Power Company Ltd (NSPCL) at RSP has also recently suspended its new 250 MW unit due to inadequate availability of boiler coal.

published on : 14th June 2022

Mishap at Rourkela Steel Plant in Odisha claims life of contract worker

The 22-year-old Ganasira Mundary was trapped dead in the running slag disposal belt of the Blast Furnace (BF)-1.

published on : 30th May 2022

RSP plans double expansion as land hurdles remain to be solved  

The proposed expansion plan of the Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) of SAIL to more than double its production capacity has come as a fresh breath of air for all.

published on : 28th May 2022

As SAIL stares at profit, demand for disbursement of arrear gains pace

Following the meeting of SAIL’s Board of Directors, the audited financial results for 2021-22 are likely to be declared in a couple of days.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Air quality takes a hit as fire rages in forests of Rourkela

Frequent incidents of forest fire have worsened the air quality in and around Rourkela with a thick smoke hanging over the city for hours. 

published on : 30th March 2022

Odisha: Another major breakdown in Rourkela Steel Plant, one injured

the inlet pipe of Stove-I of the new blast furnace exploded on Tuesday night. A worker who was present near the unit fell conscious from shock.

published on : 28th June 2017