ARS1 and ARS2 of Angul Smelter Projects

Angul, Orissa, India


ECL contracted Progesys to complete the construction management and commissioning of two projects in India. The projects included the expansion of two anode rodding shops at the Angul smelter of Nalco in Orissa, India. Progesys mobilized a team of engineers and technicians to the project site and successfully set the projects on course, achieving full delivery of both projects to the client in Q1 2011.


  • Year of realization : 2010 –2011
  • Project value : USD 50 Million

Services offered

  • Management and execution of pre-commissioning and commissioning work for the plant
  • Construction Management services for the plant ARS1 and ARS2, hiring local contractors and implementing best practices for construction and HSE
  • Direct supervision of manpower and training of welders and tradesmen
  • Installation and operation of electrical substations for both plants
  • Heavy lifts for chimneys in difficult plant areas
  • Engineering during plant construction and engineering for heavy lifts and final equipment installation
  • Commissioning of all equipment and preparation of work for performance tests and handover to client