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Zenith of Zinc

FY 2018

  • Hindustan Zinc jumps to number 10 in global silver production ranking
  • Closure of open-cast operations at Rampura Agucha as mine transitions to 100% underground mining
  • Ore production at Sindesar Khurd mine ramps to 4.5 million MT
  • Silver Refinery at Pantnagar Metal Plant added to London Bullion Market Association’s ‘Good Delivery’ list
  • Hindustan Zinc ranks 11th overall globally and 3rd in Environment dimension in Dow Jones Sustainability Index in Mining and Metal industry

FY 2017

  • Sindesar Khurd Mine ore production capacity ramped up from 3.0 million MT to 3.7 million MT per annum
  • Chanderiya Hydrometallurgical Zinc Smelter capacity enhanced from 4,20,000 MT to 4,30,000 MT per annum
  • Dariba Hydrometallurgical Zinc Smelter capacity enhanced from 2,10,000 MT to 2,20,000 MT per annum
  • 1.5 million MT pa capacity mill commissioned at Sindesar Khurd in record 14 months
  • Successfully commissioned 16 MW of captive solar farms

FY 2016

  • 50 years of incorporation
  • Sindesar Khurd Mine achieved 3 million MT per annum production capacity
  • Sindesar Khurd Mine beneficiation plant was debottlenecked to enhance its capacity from 2.0 million MT per annum to 2.75 million MT per annum

FY 2015

  • Paste fill plant commissioned at Sindesar Khurd Mine
  • Paste fill plant commissioned at Rampura Agucha Mine

FY 2014

  • Commissioned new roaster at Dariba
  • Commissioned the first Sewage Treatment Plant in Udaipur which will treat 20 million litres of sewage per day

FY 2013

  • Produced development ore from Rampura Agucha underground mine and Kayad underground mine
  • Announced next phase of growth plan to increase capacity to 1.2 million tonnes per annum

FY 2012

  • Ramped-up Sindesar Khurd mine to 2.0 mtpa capacity
  • Commissioned the 100 ktpa Lead smelter at Dariba, increasing the Lead production capacity to 185 ktpa
  • Commissioned new Silver refinery, increasing the Silver refining capacity to 500 tpa
  • Commissioned 102MW expansion in wind power, increasing total wind power generation capacity to around 274MW
  • Commenced underground mine development work at Rampura Agucha mine and greenfield Kayar mine

FY 2011

  • Commissioned 1.50 million tonnes per annum concentrator at Silver-rich Sindesar Khurd Mine
  • Commissioned 160 MW (80X2) Captive Power Plant at Dariba Smelting Complex
  • Around 48 MW addition in wind power generation capacity

FY 2010

  • Rampura Agucha Mine expansion from 5.00 million tonnes per annum to 6.00 million tonnes per annum, increasing the total mining capacity of the Company to 8.40 million tonnes per annum.
  • Commissioned the 210,000 tonnes per annum Hydrometallurgical Zinc Smelter at Rajpura Dariba, increasing the Zinc & Lead metal production capacity to 964,000 tonnes per annum (879,000 tonnes of Zinc and 85,000 tonnes of Lead).