Tata Steel’s Noamundi Iron Mine (NIM) bagged the first prize in the overall performance category in the 17th Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation (MEMC) week organized under the aegis of Indian Bureau of Mines (IBM), Kolkata Region held on February 25, 2017.
NIM also got the first prize under the category of Five Star Rating System among 14 mines that participated in the MEMC Week. NIM is the first mine in the country to conduct pilot launch of drone application in mine monitoring. The other prizes bagged by NIM include first prizes in mineral beneficiation and sustainable development and second prizes in the afforestation and best stall categories.
Tata Steel, the flagship company of the Tata group is the first integrated steel plant in Asia and is now the world’s second most geographically diversified steel producer and a Fortune 500 Company.