Tata Steel Kalinganagar plant bags prestigious Kalinga Safety Award
Tata Steel, the leading Steel and Mines Company in India, was conferred with the prestigious ‘Kalinga Safety Award 2015’ in the Gold category for its Kalinganagar Steel Plant at the 7th Odisha State Safety Conclave held in Bhubaneswar. Odisha State Safety Conclave 2016 was organized by Institute of Quality and Environment Management Services (IQEMS)on 24th & 25th September 2016 at Bhubaneswar. Tata Steel Kalinganagar plant was awarded with Kalinga Safety Award-2015 (Gold Award) under Construction category.
Mr Manikanta Naik, Chief Resident Executive (CRE), Tata Steel, Mr B D Mohanty, Chief of Operations Safety, Tata Steel Kalinganagar & Mr Gajendra Chandra Bisoi, Head ,Workplace Safety – Operation, Tata Steel Kalinganagar were present on the occasion. Mr Mohanty also made a presentation on the ‘Leadership role to bring safety culture in organisation’ in the session. The Conclave was attended by senior officials of Government and private companies and safety experts.
About Tata Steel
Established in 1907 as Asia's first integrated private sector steel company, Tata Steel Group is among the top global steel companies with an annual crude steel capacity of nearly 28 million tonnes per annum (MnTPA). It is the world's second-most geographically-diversified steel producer, with operations in 26 countries and a commercial presence in over 50 countries. The Tata Steel Group has over 75,000 employees across five continents and is a Fortune 500 company. The Group’s vision is to be the world’s steel industry benchmark in “Value Creation” and “Corporate Citizenship” through the excellence of its people, its innovative approach and overall conduct. Underpinning this vision is a performance culture committed to aspiration targets, safety and social responsibility, continuous improvement, openness and transparency. In 2008, Tata Steel India became the first integrated steel plant in the world, outside Japan, to be awarded the Deming Application Prize 2008 for excellence in Total Quality Management. In 2012, Tata Steel became the first integrated steel company in the world, outside Japan, to win the Deming Grand Prize 2012 instituted by the Japanese Union of Scientists and Engineers.
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