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Mahanadi Coalfields Limited

Mahanadi Coalfields Limited is one of the major coal producing company of India. It is one of the eight subsidiaries of Coal India Limited. Mahanadi Coalfields Limited was carved out of South Eastern Coalfields Limited in 1992 with its headquarters at Sambalpur.

Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) is one of the major coal producing company of India. It is one of the eight subsidiaries of Coal India Limited. Mahanadi Coalfields Limited was carved out of South Eastern Coalfields Limited in 1992 with its headquarters at Sambalpur. It has its coal mines spread across Odisha It has total seven open cast mines and three underground mines under its fold.
MCL has two subsidiaries with private companies as a joint venture. The name of these companies are MJSJ Coal Limited & MNH Shakti Ltd.
There are 45 sanctioned mining projects in MCL with a capacity of 190.83 Mty of coal. The total capital outlay of 45 projects is Rs. 6,076.78 crore (US$850 million) & out of which 28 with a total capacity of 73.98 Mty have been completed by 1 April 2009 with a sanctioned capital investment of ₹2,348.61 crore (US$330 million). Out of the 28 completed projects, 2 have been exhausted (Balanda OCP & Basundhara-East OCP). One Expn. Project, namely, Lajkura Expn. (2.50 Mty, 1.50 Mty incr.) is going to be approved within a short period of time.
Approval of Garjanbahal OCP (10.00 Mty) has been stalled temporarily due to delay in getting Forestry clearance. Seventeen ongoing projects i.e. Kulda OCP (10.00 Mty), Bhubaneswari OCP (20.00 Mty), Kaniha OCP (10.00 Mty), Bharatpur Expn. Ph.-III (9.00 Mty Incr.), Balaram OC Extn. (8.00 Mty), Ananta Expn. Ph.-III (3.00 Mty Incr.), Lakhanpur Expn. Ph.-III (5.00 Mty Incr.), Hingula Expn. Ph.-III (7.00 Mty Incr.), Talcher West) UG (0.52 Mty), Natraj U/G (0.64 Mty), Jagannath U/G (0.67 Mty), Bharatpur OC Expn. Ph-II (6.00 Mty Incr.), Lakhanpur Expn. (5.00 Mty Incr.), HBI UG Aug. (0.42 Mty), Basundhara (W) Expn. (4.60 Mty Incr.) and two JV projects Gopalprasad OCP (15.00 Mty), Talabira OCP (20.00 Mty) with a capital investment of ₹3,728.17 crore (US$520 million) are under implementation.[3][7]

Mahanadi Coalfields Limited news

MCL wins Award for Exemplary Exhibit at 8th Bhopal Vigyan Mela

New Delhi: While the first prize for "Exemplary Exhibit" attracting vistors at 8th Bhopal Vigyan Mela was presented to BrahMos displaying models of different balalstic missiles, MCL was awarded for "Exemplary Exhibit" showcasing open cast coal mining operations through working models of HEMMs.
Posted Date :  17-09-19

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Lakhanpur: The first batch of twenty two land losers selected for security services from Ib Valley & Talcher Coalfields in Odisha passed out after induction training at Management Training Institute (MTI) at Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd. (MCL), Sambalpur. These security personnel will now serve at La
Posted Date :  10-09-19

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Mr BP Sharma assumes charge of CVO MCL

Sambalpur. Mr B P Sharma, ITS, has assumed additional charge of the Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) at Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India Limited.    Mr Sharma, an Indian Telecommunication Service (ITS) officer of 1999 batch, after taking over the additional cha
Posted Date :  02-09-19

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CIL inaugurated a new Market Complex .

New Delhi: MCL has opened up a new “Market Complex” at Belpahar Integrated township in Lakhanpur area of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd. The market complex was inaugurated by Shri. A.K. Singh, Area General Manager, Lakhanpur area in the presence of Area JCC and Welfare committee members. The Sarpan
Posted Date :  30-08-19

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Pipping Ceremony of Security Inspectors

Odisha. Thirty-three security personnel of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) have picked up new ranks on promotion. Mr K R Vasudevan, Director (Personnel), pinned new ranks to the promoted personnel at a “pipping ceremony” organised at company headquarters here today in the presence of Ch
Posted Date :  19-08-19

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Employees Meet Telcher Sub-Collector

Sambalpur: Employees of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited Talcher Coalfields led by their trade union representatives today met with the Sub-Collector, Talcher, requested to intervene for early restoration of normalcy.    The Talcher Coalfields is facing stoppage of mines since 24th July 201
Posted Date :  05-08-19

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Power Plants Facing Fuel shortage as Talcher Remains Paralysed

Sambalpur: Work at Talcher Coalfields of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) remained paralysed on consecutive sixth day today, affecting severely the fuel supply to coal-fired power plants in the country.   Talcher coalfields, producing in an average of 2.1 lakh tonne coal per day during
Posted Date :  29-07-19

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Search Operation for Missing 3 Coal Miners Continues

Sambalpur: Search operation for missing three coal workers continues on the second day at Bharatpur open cast mine in Talcher Coalfields of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL).   Yesterday the body of one Mr Pupun Biswal (Driver) of SICAL company (contractor) was recovered from the debris
Posted Date :  25-07-19

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WCL to sale Sands from Coal Project

Nagpur: WCL signed an MoU with MOIL for the supply of sand extracted from overburden of its open cast mine recently.The first consignment of sand from the overburden of Gondagaon project, Nagpur region in Western Coalfields Ltd (WCL) was flagged off to MOIL. WCL had observed that the overburden i
Posted Date :  05-07-19

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MCL Provides Rs. 20 Lakh for Drinking Water at Puri Rathyatra

Sambalpur: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) has sanctioned Rs 20 lakh assistance to Puri administration for distribution of water bottles among devotees during the Rathyatra-2019.   Lakhs of tourists, including foreigners, throng holy city of Puri during the car festival, which signif
Posted Date :  02-07-19

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MCL Jagruti Mahila Mandal organised an Awareness programme for Girls

Sambalpur: An Awareness programme on personal Hygiene and distribution of Sanitary Napkins was organized at various government School of Sambalpur District. Miss Paya Patel known as Pad Women of Odisha was felicitated and sensitized young girls students about personal hygiene. This venture jointl
Posted Date :  26-06-19

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Students Joins Hands for Swachhata

Sambalpur: A Swachhata Rally wherein the students of DAV Public School, Burla participated and holding placards & banners, spreading the importance of hygiene, cleanliness and sanitation as a part of  Swachh Bharat Abhiyan. The rally started from DAV School, Burla and marched towards the lanes &
Posted Date :  22-06-19

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MCL flagged off Swachta Rath towards swacchta awareness

Sambalpur: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) Swachhata Rath was flagged off by Shri B. Sairam, GM (CSR) today at company Headquarter as a part of Swachhata Pakhwada in the presence of employees to create awareness about cleanliness, hygiene and sanitation.    The Rath is equipped with a
Posted Date :  19-06-19

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