Sail: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
‘SERVICE’ Scheme launched by Union Minister of Steel
Published: January 23, 2020
The Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, Dharmendra Pradhan has launched a volunteer scheme ‘SERVICE’ and its portal on Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 for the employees of the Indian public sector undertaking, Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL). The scheme called, SAIL Employees Rendering Volunteerism & Initiatives for Community Engagement (SERVICE), will ..
Anil Kumar Chaudhary appointed as new Chairman of Steel Authority of India Ltd
Published: September 22, 2018
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed Anil Kumar Chaudhary as new Chairman of Steel Authority of India Ltd. He will in office till his superannuation in December, 2020. He will succeed P K Singh, who had retired from the post in June 2018. Prior to this ..
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Atal Tunnel: 9,000 tonnes of steel supplied by SAIL
Published: October 3, 2020
On October 3, 2020, PM Modi is to inaugurate the Atal Tunnel, the world longest high-altitude tunnel. It is the world’s longest tunnel to be located above the altitude of 10,000 feet (3,000 feet). About the Tunnel The tunnel is 9.02 km long. The tunnel reduces the distance between Manali and Leh by 46 km. ..
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates IISCO's plant at Burnpur
Published: May 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the modernised and expanded part of the IISCO Steel Plant in Burnpur near Asansol distrct of West Bengal. IISCO Steel Plant is a fully-owned subsidiary of Steel Authority of India (SAIL) and has the largest blast furnace in the country. Newly expanded plant is built by Union Government at a cost ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2015
SAIL launches Smart Garbage Bins
Published: March 20, 2019
Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) has launched smart garbage bins made of stainless steel which integrates technology for smart waste management. Smart Garbage Bins The Smart Garbage Bins will send signals to the garbage collection vehicle about the ‘fill-up’ position of the bin. This provides for better cleaning and lower human intervention. These Smart Garbage ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs