Ten time winner of the Prime Minister‘s Trophy for Best Integrated Steel Plant in country, Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP) is the flagship unit of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), a Government of India undertaking. It produces high strength Rails, heavy structurals, wide and heavy steel plates of different grades, merchant products, wire rods etc. Bhilai became the first integrated steel plant in the country to surpass the 5 MT mark in crude production in the year 2005-06. Bhilai has unique distinction of producing cleanest rail in the world.
Bhilai township is recognized by its splendid green cover with 50 lakh trees in the plant and township area. It is located 40 kilometers to the west of Raipur, the capital city of Chhattisgarh. BSP has had a distinguished record in key areas of organizational performance i.e., economic, environment and social and has been recognized by eminent bodies / agencies.
Under Corporate Plan 2012, BSP is set to embrace new state-of-the-art technologies for improvement in productivity, yield and quality and for reducing operational costs. Plans have been drawn where BSP is destined to become a 7.5 MT hot metal plant by 2012. Along with capacity enhancement, achieving international benchmarks in key operational parameters and higher percentage of value-added products are some of the broad objectives.
All the core processes of BSP are accredited with ISO 9001:2000 certification for quality management, ISO:14001 certification for Environment management system, SA:8000 certification for social accountability and OHSAS-18001 certification for occupational Health and safety.
BSP has an extensive optical fiber network spread across the plant and township. IT has been deployed extensively for numerous on-line applications for higher efficiency and greater speed. ERP project is live in BSP since 1st April 2009 and MES implementation is under progress .