Indian Institute of Metals
Delhi Chapter
MMMM 2011
International Conference on
`Indian Metals Industry – Shaping the Next Decade’
12 – 14 February 2011
Venue – Hall No. 3, Pragati Maidan,New Delhi

Detailed Programme

12 FEBRUARY 2011

0800 Hrs – 1000 hrs Registration

1000 Hrs – 1130 Hrs INAUGURAL SESSION

Welcome Mr. Raj Tiwari, IIM Delhi Chapter Chairman
Introduction to the Conference Mr. S C Suri, Chairman, Technical Committee
Exhibition- An Overview Mr. K. Rajan, Managing Director – ITEE
Presidential Remarks Dr. Sanak Mishra, Immediate Past President IIM
Inaugural Address Mr. Narayana Rao, MIDHANI, Vice President, IIM.
Vote of Thanks Mr. V C Singhal, Hony. Secretary, IIM Chapter

1145 Hrs – 1330 Hrs PANEL SESSION

Introductory / Opening Remarks Dr. Sanak Mishra, Immediate Past President IIM
Panel Members Dr. S R Jain, Past President, IIM
  Mr. R N Parbat, Past President, IIM
Mr. Sushim Banerjee, Director General, INSDAG, Kolkata
Mr. Sunil Mahajan, Director, Construction Industry Development Council. New Delhi
Mr. Sunil Kakkar, General Manager, Maruti Udyog Ltd
Concluding Remarks Dr. Sanak Mishra, Immediate Past President IIM


CHAIRMAN: Mr. K.L.Mehrotra, Ex Chairman MOIL

Sl.No. TITLE OF THE PAPER Name of Speakers
1. 'Global Metallurgical Coal for Indian Steel Industry' Dr.H.S.Valia, President Coal Science Inc. (USA)
2. 'Raw Material Security for Steel Industry' Mr. K.K.Pohuja GM (Opns.) & R K Vijayavergia, ED (Opns.), Steel Authority of India, New Delhi
3. 'Surge in Indian Steel Industry: Challenges of input Security' Dr. Subir Bhattacharjee
Mr. K K Mehrotra, Director, Mecon Ltd., Ranchi
4. 'Sintering and Palletizing of Indian Iron Ores' Mr. Suresh Kumar & Dr. T M Srinivasan, Ferro Green Technologies, Bangalore
5. 'An Overview & Outlook for the Global Lead, Zinc, Nickel & Copper Markets' Mr. Paul White, Head Forecasting Statistics, International Lead, Zinc, Nickel, Copper Study Group
6. 'Non-Ferrous metals Resources in India – Actions & Strategies' Mr. L. Pugazhenthy, Executive Director, Indian Lead Zinc Development Association, New Delhi
7. 'Challenges in Rail Transportation for Steel Industry' Mr. J C Nathani & M K Sharma, Steel Authority of India, N.Delhi


CHAIRMAN: Mr. Raj Tewari, Chairman IIM Delhi Chapter

Sl.No. TITLE OF THE PAPER Name of Speakers
1. 'Steel Construction in India, its Potential and Cost Competitiveness' Dr.S R Mediratta, Director General, Yamuna Group of Institutions, Yamuna Nagar
2. 'Demand, Availability & Market opportunities for Copper in India' Dr. D De Sarkar, CEO
Indian Copper Development Centre
3. 'Motives and Challenges for Strategic Alliances and M & As in Indian Steel Industry' Mr.Rakesh Kulshreshtha, E D (Business Plng.), Steel Authority of India, New Delhi
4. 'Why ERP is not Enough'' The Quest for Business Excellence in Steel Industry Mr. Avenish Prasad, Industry Director; Mill Products and Mining, SAP India
5. 'A Perspective of untapped potential of Titanium in India' Dr.D.Likhi, G M (Business Development), Steel Authority of India, New Delhi

13 FEBRUARY 2011


CHAIRMAN: Mr. G I S Chauhan, Ex E D Incharge RDCIS, SAIL

Sl.No. TITLE OF THE PAPER Name of Speakers
1. 'New Iron-making Processes – Relevance to India' Dr. B B Agrawal, A.S.Mathur, RDCIS, Steel Authority of India, Ranchi
2. 'Analysis of Emerging Iron-Making Processes in Indian Context' Dr. T. Venugopalan, CTO, Tata Steel, Jamshedpur
3. 'The EFSOP System: Off-gas Analysis and Holistic Process Optimisation' Davide Masoero, Tenova
4. 'Alternative Iron & Steel Making Technologies – Likely Trends & Sustainability Aspects Mr. Ayan Mukherjee, M N Dastur & Co., Kolkata
5. 'Manganese Ore Sintering – Misconcepts & Facts' Mr.Rajendra Sahne, COO, Ghalsasi Engg. Systems (P) Ltd.
6. 'Developments in Hot Metal Pre-treatment ' Dr. Robert Robey, SMS Mevac UK Ltd.
7. 'Doping and Growth of Carbon Nano-structures – Next Generation of Materials' Mr. Malay Jana
Research Scholar, IIT, Roorkee


CHAIRMAN: Mr. R. N. Parbat, Former President, IIM

Sl.No. TITLE OF THE PAPER Name of Speakers
1. 'Assessment of Cleanliness in Interstitial free steels' T.K.Roy & Dr. T. Venugopalan, Tata Steel
2. 'Advances in Special Steel Products including Stainless Steel' Dr. L K Singhal, Director,Jindal Stainless Ltd.
3. 'Pipes & heavy plates – Continuous casting solutions for value added grades' Mr.Ramesh Ayya, SMS, Siemag AG, SMS India (P) Ltd.
4. 'Improvements in Deoxidation practice with intro’ of High Dimensional Aluminium cored wire' Mr.S. Ghosh, RDCIS, Steel Authority of India, Ranchi
5. 'Hot Rolled Formable Grades from SAIL: Present status and Future Trends' Mr.S Mukhopadhyay et al, RDCIS, Steel Authority of India, Ranchi
6. 'Duplex Stainless Steels – Winning Solution for India' Mr.Deepak Vaidya, Cluster Head – D&P, Outokumpu India Ltd., N.Delhi


CHAIRMAN: Mr. B.D. Jethra, Ex Advisor, Planning Commission, Govt. of India

Sl.No. TITLE OF THE PAPER Name of Speakers
1. 'Advances in Nuclear Fuel Fabrication - An Indian Perspective' Mr. R.N Jayaraj, CEO, Nuclear Fuel Complex, Hyderabad.
2. 'Tools for the reduction of life-cycle costs and maintenance expenditure in metallurgical plants and rolling mill technology' Viola Franyo, SMS Siemag AG, Germany.
3. 'High-speed SBQ casting of blooms up to 500 mm dia at Nucor Memphis, USA' Mr. Govind Belgal, VP, Danieli India Ltd
4. 'MI.DA - The new generation of Danieli Minimills; Facts & Experiences' Mr. Satya Bodha, Asst. V P, Danieli India Ltd
5. 'Thin Slab Casting & Rolling Technology for Hot Rolled Coil Production – Danieli’s innovative Concepts & Experiences' Mr. Sanat K Bhowmick, Danieli India
6. '250t/hr: The most productive DRI single module in operation at ES' Mr. Iouri Martynov, Sr. Sales Manager, Danieli,Centro Metallics, Italy
7. '20 years of CSP – The success story of an outstanding technology' Mr. Stephen Kramer, SMS Siemag AG, Germany
8. 'Tenova Innovative Technologies to reduce transformer costs and environmental impact' Mr. Davide Masoero, Steel Business Development, Enova SpA, Italy
9. 'Electrical and automation systems from SMS Siemag based on latest references for hot and cold rolling mills' Atanu Dey, et al SMS Siemag AG, Germany
10. 'Prospects of High -Oxygen Iron –Making' Mr.Roman Vaynshteyn, Danieli- Corus, BV, Netherland
11. '21st century linings for Blast furnaces ' Mr.R.J. Van Laar, Danieli-Corus BV, Netherland
12. 'High-class Continuous Annealing and Hot-dip Galvanizing Lines for a growing market' Mr. Markus Janecke, SMS Siemag AG, Germany

14 FEBRUARY 2011


CHAIRMAN: Mr. B.R. Thukral, Ex Hindustan Zinc Ltd.

Sl.No. TITLE OF THE PAPER Name of Speakers
1. 'Climate Change and Growth of Indian Metals Industry' Dr. (Mrs.) Malti Goel, CSIR Emeritus Scientist JNU
2. 'Intervention of Energy Efficient Technologies in Steel Re-rolling Mills sector in India' Mr.G. Mishra, U.N.D.P. India
3. 'High temperature Air Combustion Technology for Energy Efficiency Improvement in Steel Re-rolling Sector' Prof. Xia Dehong, University of Science & technology, China
4. 'New Design of 7M tall coke oven battery along with Dry Quenching & Cogeneration facilities' Mr. Ajay Kumar & Mr.S K Sinha, MECON Ltd.
5. 'Quantifying heat Loss in a Steel Ladle Cycle' Mr.Aaron Jeske, Joseph Oresti & Sunil, HATCH Ltd
6. 'Environmental technology upgrades: How to make plants of today comply with the requirements of tomorrow ' Dr. Christian Froehling, SMS Siemag AG, Germany

12.00 Hrs Valedictory Session CHAIRMAN – A.C.Wadhawan
  Welcome by Mr.K. L. Mehrotra, Vice Chairman, IIM - DC
  Conference Summary Mr. Anil Gupta, IIM -DC
  Exhibition Summary Mr.K. Rajan, M. D. ITEE
  Award Presentation for Exhibitors By Chairman Mr. A. C. Wadhawan
  Chairman remarks Mr. A. C. Wadhawan
  Vote of Thanks Mr. R. K. Gupta, Past Chairman IIM - DC