Atibir Industries steel plant

From Global Energy Monitor

Atibir Industries steel plant is a 600 thousand tonnes per annum (TTPA) blast furnace (BF) and basic oxygen furnace (BOF) steel plant operating in Bhorandiha, Jharkhand, India.


The map below shows the location of the steel plant in Bhorandiha, Jharkhand, India.

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  • Location: Bhorandiha, Udnabad, Giridih (Jharkhand), India[1]
  • Coordinates (WGS 84): 24.145239, 86.334999 (exact)


The Atibir Industries steel plant began operating in 2009 under Atibir Industries Co.[2]

In 2013, part of the plant had to be temporarily closed due to a violation of environmental regulations. It was discovered that the plant was depositing waste into the nearby river; as a consequence, they paid a Rs 5 lakh fine.[3]

In 2018, the Atibir Industries steel plant was categorized as 'highly polluting,' along with 51 other companies, by the Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board.[4]

Plant Details

Table 1: General Plant Details

Plant status Start date
operating[1] 2009[1]

Table 2: Ownership and Parent Company Information

Parent company Parent company PermID Owner Owner company PermID
Atibir Industries Co Ltd [100%][1] 5039942952 [100%] Atibir Industries Co Ltd[1] 5039942952

Table 3: Process and Products

Steel product category Steel products Main production equipment Detailed production equipment
crude; semi-finished; finished rolled[1] pig iron; rolled products[1] blast furnace (BF) and basic oxygen furnace (BOF)[1] BOF; sinter plant; pellet plant[1]

Table 4: Crude Steel Production Capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):

Basic oxygen furnace steelmaking capacity Nominal crude steel capacity (total)
600 TTPA[1] 600 TTPA

Table 5: Crude Iron Production Capacities (thousand tonnes per annum):

Blast furnace capacity Nominal iron capacity (total)
600 TTPA[1] 600 TTPA

Table 6: Upstream Products Production Capacities (thousand tonnes per annum)

Sinter Pellets
680 TTPA[1] 300 TTPA[1]

Blast Furnace Details

Table 7: Blast Furnace Details:

Unit name Status Start date Current capacity
unknown operating[1] 2009[1] 600 TTPA[1]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 Archived from the original on 2022-01-11. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. "Atibir Industries Co. Ltd – Unit II". Archived from the original on January 11, 2022. Retrieved January 15, 2022.
  3. "Closure notices to 4 units for flouting environment rules". The Times of India. 2013-05-29. Retrieved 2022-03-04.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. "If not controlled, the pollution caused by iron industry will make air quality of Giridih like Delhi: IAS Jadhav". eNewsroom India. 2018-07-27. Retrieved 2022-03-04.

Other resources

Additional data

To access additional data, including an interactive map of steel power plants, a downloadable dataset, and summary data, please visit the Global Steel Plant Tracker and Global Blast Furnace Tracker on the Global Energy Monitor website.