Sukinda, August 06, 2022: Sukinda Chromite Mine of Tata Steel Mining limited (TSML), located in Jajpur district of Odisha, has been conferred with the prestigious ‘CII Eastern Region Excellence Awards for Safety Health & Environment (SHE) 2021-22’ at 16th Confederation of Indian Industry Safety Symposium and Exposition held in Kolkata.
The award was received by Ajaya Kumar Thakur, Assistant General Manager, Health, Safety and Environment, TSML from guests including Paresh Thakkar, Senior Vice President and Group Health & Safety Head, JSW Group, Prof Chiranjibi Bhattacharjee, Pro Vice-Chancellor, Jadavpur University, Lalit Gabhane, Director General, National Safety Council, V K Nirala, Chairman, CII and Sudipta Mukherjee, Co-Chairman, CII at the award ceremony in the presence of other company officials and dignitaries.
Pankaj Kumar Satija, Managing Director, TSML, expressed his happiness on the award and said “This award recognizes relentless efforts of Tata Steel Mining Ltd in the field of Safety Health and Environment. We are honoured to receive this coveted award which will inspire us to improve further in this direction.”
Sharing of best practices through this award will assist industries perform better on Safety Health & Environment management. TSML will continue to consider environmental, biodiversity, safety, and social considerations in all its operational decisions as it believes that operating sustainably and responsibly is not just a business imperative, but also a long-term competitive advantage.