International Conference on Steel: Focus On Capital Goods (ICONS24)

  • MECON Limited and SAIL, under the Ministry of Steel, Government of India, are organizing a two-day International Conference on Steel (ICONS-2024): Focus on Capital Goods. 
  • The conference aims to foster new partnerships, explore innovative solutions, and drive the future of the steel industry. 
  • The conference was attended by various dignitaries, including Shri Nagendra Nath Sinha, Secretary-Ministry of Steel, GoI, Ms. Sukriti Likhi, Shri Abhijit Narendra, Dr. Sanjay Roy, Shri Amitava Mukherjee, Shri Ajit Kumar Saxena, Shri Sanjay Kumar Verma, CMD & Director commercial Addl charge-MECON, and Shri Amarendu Prakash, Chairman-SAIL. 
  • Shri Nagendra Nath Sinha stressed the need for innovative ways of project execution and the need for new ways of working and talents to revive the Heavy industry sector. 
  • Shri Abhijit Narendra stressed the need for an Ecosystem containing all stakeholders, emphasizing the importance of a comprehensive and sustainable ecosystem for the production of indigenized capital goods. 
  • The conference also covered four technical sessions on trends and challenges in coke-making technology, agglomeration technology, iron-making technology, and steel-making technology.
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