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HlNDALCO INDUSTRIES-Expansion Plan

Expansion Plan HINDALCO INDUSTRIES has finalised a comprehensive scheme which en- visages(l) expansion of its aluminium smelting capacity from 1.24 lakh tonnes a year to 1.50 lakh tonnes by adding a sixth pot line, (2) installation of dry scrubbing on pot lines to meet the requirements of pollution control, and (3) installation of balancing equipment to optimise pro- duction of the various sections of the plant and diversification of the production range of aluminium semis to meet the emerging domestic demand for sophisticated items and to increase exports. Specifically, the programme includes- installation of balancing equipment and modernisation of the carbon plant, balancing equipment for the alumina plant, modernisation of the boiler and finishing lines in the rolling section and installation of a steam turbine generator.

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