Under the guidance of Ministry of Steel, Govt. of India and in association with National Institute of Secondary Steel Technology (NISST), Biju Patnaik National Steel Institute (BPNSI) & Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute (CSIR), KATM is organizing a two days National Seminar. It will provide a suitable platform for discussions on technologies at various stages of ironmaking, steelmaking, ladle refining, continuous casting, direct rolling, automation, energy saving opportunities& environmental issues. Latest developments in refractories for Iron & Steel Plants and Development of low cost lining material for Induction Furnace suitable for Dephosphorisation will also be presented.

Sh. Chaudhary Birender Singh

Hon'ble Union Minister of Steel


Focus Area in the seminar

World Overview of Iron & Steel Sector

Techno-Economic Evaluation of Iron Ores

Beneficiation of Iron ore

Ironmaking by Blast Furnace

Sponge Ironmaking

Techno economics of imported & domestic coal in DRI

Quality Steelmaking by EAF route & IF route and their techno-economics

Continuous Casting & Direct Rolling with its techno-economics

Benefits of online induction heating for direct rolling & its technoeconomics

Quality aspects of rolled products w.r.t BIS requirements

Opportunities for Energy Conservation

Eco-friendly technologies to reduce GHG emissions

Latest developments in refractories for Iron & Steel Plants

Development of low cost ramming mass with dephosphorisation for Induction Furnace

Environmental issues

Business to Business Session for Equipment & Technology

Panel Discussion - Challenges & Prospects

Who Can Be Benifited

Units interested in energy efficient technologies

Units interested in reducing their cost of production

Technology provider

Equipement manufacturers & suppliers


All those who are interested in Iron and Steel sector

About the Organisers


The National Institute of Secondary Steel Technology (NISST) is established by Ministry of Steel, Govt. of India with objectives of Human Resources Development and Technology Upgradation in Steel Sector. The Institute is working for the benefit of Steel sector comprising mainly Ironmaking, Steelmaking & Rolling industries since more than 29 years. The focus areas are Energy Audits, Furnace Improvement Studies, Productivity Improvement Studies, Training Programs, Seminars and Workshops at all India basis, Research & Development and testing services. Biju Patnaik National Steel Institute (BPNSI), under Ministry of Steel, Government of India is working for the development of Steel Sector with an emphasis on the Secondary Steel Sector. The Institute mainly focuses on Education & Training.


CSIR-Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute (CSIR-CGCRI), a National Laboratory has been involved in the R&D activities in glass and ceramics and allied materials and has immensely contributed to social development and inclusive growth of nation. CSIR-CGCRI is currently engaged in six technology sectors namely Communication & Photonics, Energy & Environment, Health Care, Materials, Minerals & Manufacturing, Rural Development and Water Technology. The major R&D programmes are essentially focused towards Technology Development, Training & Entrepreneurship Development, Overseas/Sponsored /Contract Research, Consultancy, Testing and Materials Characterization and Development & Supply of Special Materials.


KATM is India’s First Online Bulk Commodity E-Commerce platform. A unique Virtual Marketplace for Domestic/International Buyers and Sellers of bulk commodities like Steel, Thermal Coal, Coking Coal, Coke, Iron ore, Pellets, Limestone, Dolomite, Manganese, Bauxite, etc. We facilitate Transparency to the trade practices, which in turn helps achieve a win-win scenario for all stake-holders, by ready access to demand and supply information.
KATM platform can be an indispensable tool, for a timely and improved decision making while trading & can help bring higher profitability and greater transparency to the trade practices.
Past Events by KATM - Make in Steel Feb 2017

Eminent Speakers from Below Organizations Joining to discuss technologies at various stages of ironmaking, steelmaking, ladle refining, continuous casting, direct rolling, automation, energy saving opportunities & environmental issues.

Get in Touch

For any query, please mail us at ironandsteel17@gmail.com

  • Mr. Vishva Bandhu

  • Sr. Dy. Director (IS)
  • NISST, Nagpur
  • Mobile No: 09822714907
  • Email: vishva63@gmail.com
  • Ms. Shrutika Thakur

  • Marketing Executive
  • KATM, Gurgaon
  • Mobile No: 09958629482
  • Email:shrutika.thakur@katm.in


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