* PLANT POSITION PROBLEMS
* During 1970 govt of india decided to increase the steel production underneath public sector units (psu). Three locations were picked to set up the rose. 1 . Vijayanagar steel grow in bellary Karnataka.
2 . Salam stainlesss steel plant in TN.
three or more. Vizag metal plant in AP.
2. A panel of prestigious personalities was created to analyze the locations. * The important recycleables for metallic are:
1 ) Iron ore: should have atleast 60% of flat iron and < 30% of ash content. 2 . Fossil fuel
VIZAG (1ST Prefered) | SALEM (2nd prefered) | VIJAYNAGAR (least prefered) | Flat iron ore full of 65% of iron| Flat iron ore has 60 вЂ“ 65% of iron. | Iron ore has 60% of straightener. | Coal can be brought from AP and also MP and Bihar. | Coal available in lignite form(low quality), should be converted into coke to be used. | Fossil fuel has to come from AP. | Well linked with broad gauge railway lines to all important cities. | Has broad gauge lines to all metropolitan areas. | Only meter determine railway lines which are not really connected to significant cities| Features sea port and air-port. | Offers madras marine port. | Sea slot and international airport is far from the place.
* As per the specialists guidance, steel plants had been set up in vizag and salem. * However PM Smt. Indira Gandhi layed the foundation stone in 1971 at vijayanagar, though the girl knew the fact that place had not been suitable to set a metal plant. This was ultimately done to please the folks and impress them since it was election time. Nevertheless the work by no means started generally there. This was only done to trick the arreters by the way of just laying the foundation rock. * Equally Vizag and SalemSteel crops were quite huge with township having about 40, 000 to 1lakh people. * Therefore requirements of housing electric power, water, hospitals, education, entertainment facilities had been very essential. This lead to the introduction of the surrounding parts of the plant. 2. Both Vizag and Salem got these kinds of...