Particulars of ASP’s organisation, functions and duties

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Alloy Steels Plant (ASP) was set up in January 1965 under Hindustan Steel Limited, now Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL). ASP is an Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) based alloy & special steels producer. The plant is equipped with EAFs, VAD, VOD, AOD Converter, Ladle Furnaces, Continuous Casting Machine, Blooming & Billet Mill (900mm Roughing Mill, 700mm Billet Mill & 650mm Finishing Stands), Forge Shop with a 2,000 T Hydraulic Press & Hammers of 5T/2T capacities, Plate Mill, Conditioning and Heat Treatment facilities. ASP is a unique special steels producer having both stainless steel as well as non-stainless steel making facilities under one roof.

ASP is located at Durgapur in Burdwan district of West Bengal around 175 KM from Kolkata, along the Howrah-Delhi Main Railway line & Grand Trunk Road (National Highway-2).

The plant is headed by Executive Director (ED) who manages the business of the Company and reports to Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Durgapur Steel Plant (DSP). The respective Functional Heads like, Head of Projects, Head of Works, Head of Materials Management & Business Planning, Head of Personnel & Administration, Head of Finance & Accounts report to Executive Director, ASP.

The main function of ASP’s are:

  • To carry on in India and elsewhere the business of manufacturing, selling and exporting in the field of all grades of Alloy and special steels.

Details about ASP may be referred to online at the link:Click here

Regular manpower of ASP as on 01.04.2018:

Area Executive Non-Executive Total
Works 131 580 711
Non-Works 56 72 128
Total 187 652 839