Indian Institute of Metals
Delhi Chapter
Seminar on
`Benchmaking for Enhancing Competitiveness in Indian Steel Plants’
15 September 2017; Venue – Multipurpose Hall,
India International Centre, 40 Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi


15 September 2017

Registration 1000 Hrs – 1030 hrs

TECHNICAL SESSION (F/N) 1030 Hrs – 1300 Hrs

Welcome Address Mr. K L Mehrotra, Chairman, IIM Delhi Chapter
Introductory Remarks Mr. P K Bajaj, Vice-Chairman, IIM Delhi Chapter
`A Presentation on Benchmarking’ Dr. R Kulshreshta, Ex ED, SAIL
`Staying ahead in World Steel Cost Curve’ Mr. S K Roy, Secretary General, IIM Kolkata
Inaugural Address – Chief Guest Mr. Raman, Director (Tech.), SAIL
Vote of Thanks Mr. R K Vijayavergia, IIM Delhi Chapter
`Benchmarking for Enhancing Competitiveness of Indian Steel Plants’ Mr. P K Ghouri, Sr. Vice-President (TE, R&D, PDQC, Coal Planning), JSW Steel
`Roadmap to achieve Benchmarking in Specific Energy Consumption at RINL’ Mr. K Sudhaker, DGM (O), EMD, RINL
`A Maintenance Approach towards Benchmark Operation hours at BFs in Tata Steel’ Mr. Manoj Sanyal, Tata Steel


TECHNICAL SESSION (A/N) 1400 Hrs – 1630 Hrs

`Cost of Poor Quality’ Mr. Sandeep Maheshwari, Vice President, JSHL Hisar
`Benchmarking & Sustainability in Irion Ore Mining & Beneficiation in India’ Mr. Ranjan Kumar, R & D Centre, NMDC
`Benchmarking in Iron making’ Mr. Rajesh Garg, Sales & Marketing, Paul Wurth India Ltd.
`Benchmarking for Process Improvement of Steelmaking at Bokaro’ Mr. Pankaj Kumar, GM (SMS II & CCS), BSL
`Evolution of Special Steels in SAIL’ Dr. Santosh Kumar, GM (Products), RDCIS, SAIL
`NMDC – 3 MTPA Integrated Steel Plant at Nagarnar’ Mr. S K Chaurasia, Jt. GM (Met.), NMDC
`Benchmarking on requirement of land, water & power for Iron Ore beneficiation and pellet plants of various capacities’ Mr. K Ranjan, DGM, MECON
`Benchmarking for improvements in Steelmaking and Continuous Casting’ Mr. K K Singh, Dy. Manager (SMS-II), RSP, SAIL
Concluding Remarks and Vote of Thanks Mr. K L Mehrotra, Chairman, IIM Delhi Chapter
Presentation of Mementos to Authors
Seminar Concludes with Tea