UK valve supplier Orseal are further extending their reach into the Indian steel market, with two high-profile oxygen service valve contracts. Orseal are currently delivering oxygen service valves to Nagarnar – one of India’s largest steel plants. They are also fulfilling a contract for one of the largest EPC contractors in India as part of the upgrade of SAIL’s BF-1 at Rourkela Steel Plant.
16 inch ball valve with Rotork acuator
The Nagarnar integrated steel plant of state-owned iron ore mining company NMDC is due for completion in December 2017, and Orseal valves are currently being delivered to the plant in India. Once commissioned, the plant’s blast furnace for manufacturing steel could emerge as one of India’s largest, with the 3 million tonne annual capacity likely to reach 50 percent production in the first year, according to an official spokesperson.