The group started its first unit with 36 batteries at Anjira in the district of Jajpur adjourning the express high way from daitari to paradeep port. The reason for setting up the plant at that place was its proximity to kalinganagar (the steel hub of orissa) as well as to save transportation cost from paradeep port, this vision paid off and the company started off well in the initial production. The company’s overall policy and development (it’s own R& D) has resulted in obtaining ISO 9001:2000 certification and thus it has become the first company in the state of it’s category to get certified as an ISO 9001:2000 company.
The main objectives of this company is to produce the qualitative lamcoke using, the imported prime hard coking coal by utilizing skilled personnel and proven technology & maintain quality in order to fulfill the increasing demand of the product & keep the company updated with fresh backups with the development policies and technology.
The experience of the director’s helped the company to grow from a single production unit to multi production units wherein the production rose from 43,200 M.T per annum to 1,80,000 M.T per annum.the company has implemented the stamp chart facility in one of the plant and are on an extensive expansion plan and are planning to increase their production to 3.00.000 M.T. per annum by the end of the year 2009.The company had also started its own trading of Coking Coal & Imported LAM coke as well wherein it has trade apporx. 70,000 M.T of Imported LAM Coke & 50,000 M.T of Imported Hard Coking Coal.
The extensive marketing prowess of the director’s has resulted in the operations at Visakhapatnam port & opening of a branch office in visakhapatnam (A.P) as well. The company has been able to survive the lull of the 05-06 & 06-07 financial year when the steel market affected the lam coke industry pre dominantly and it forced all the major lam coke manufactures in India to shut production wherein in paradeep port region out of the 13 plants only our plant was able to survive the lull and was the only plant to continue production inspite of the losses because of the vision of the directors about the market. Whereas now when the market has become stable somewhat Krishna coke acquired all the running plants to capitalize on the growing market demands, nevertheless all other plants did not capitalize –on the aspect and are still shut.
The recent Govt Policy 2001 towards the rapid Industrializations in the State has transforms Orissa into a vibrant Industrial State since beginning of the new millennium. Since than most of the big and renowned Industrialist (in the field of Steel and other allied sectors) are trying to setup their Unit in the State, M/s Visa Steel Ltd, M/s Jindal Stainless Ltd, M/s Mesco Ltd, M/s Nilachal Ispat Nigam Ltd. etc has already established their plants and many MOU’s are in the pipeline. Thus in order to fulfill the growing demand for the product inside & out site the State, the Company has adopted the new Trading activity, implemented the stamp chart processing facility as well as is setting up new production facilities to satisfy the need of our new and the established esteemed customers.