Oman's largest steel rebar mill now operational
To ensure quality, the company met the international requirements for production operations and received ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001-2007
Jindal Shadeed Iron & Steel, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Indian conglomerate Jindal group, started operations at its giant steel reinforcing bar (rebar) mill in Sohar Port, Oman.
Under the auspices of Sayyid Taimour bin As'ad al- Said, the opening ceremony was attended by a number of dignitaries, and Naveen Jindal, the chairman of Jindal Steel and Energy Limited.
The complex comprises two main units namely the steel melting unit that will produce the rebars for industrial use and the iron mill that will produce rebars for construction projects.
Eng Musallam bin Mubarak al- Jabri, deputy CEO of Jindal Shadeed Iron and Steel said: "The project is a turning point for steel industry in the Sultanate and GCC states, as the plant installed, has the most advanced and high quality production lines that meets all health, safety and environment requirements. The production line thus secures a safe working environment."
The company products will soon be available at the Omani, Gulf and world markets which will place the Omani products among the high quality products, reported state news agency ONA.
To ensure quality, the company met the international requirements for production operations and received ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001-2007.