Dudhichua Project

DESIGNATION

General Manager

EMAIL-ID

gmdch@ncl.gov.in

CONTACT NO.

8004945702

Overview :

Dudhichua Opencast mine is a opencast mine in Northern Coalfields limited, a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd., since 1975, produce non-coking coal, mainly power grade. The project is partly in the district of Singrauli in M.P. and partly in the district of Sonebhadra in U.P.Dudhichua Block having an area of 8.68 sq. km is located in the central part of Moher Half Basin of Singrauli Coalfields. Bundela Geological Block having an area of 6.25 sq. Km. lies in the dip side of Dudhichua Geological Block.See More

The terrain of the OCP mine field represent the hilly plateau with steep escarpment facing south with RLs of 375 m to 400m with occasional hills raising up to 504m. The average elevation at the foot of the plateau is 325m above MSL. The Project is covered under Topo 63-L /12 and bounded by latitudes 240 07’ 38” to 240 10’ 25” N and longitudes 820 39’ 46” to 820 42’ 41” E

Project Information:-
  • Dudhichua Project for 5 MTY capacity was sanctioned by Govt of India in Feb’84 for an investment of Rs 289.68 Crores.
  • With the increased demand of coal from Singrauli Coalfields, Dudhichua OCP was sanctioned by the Govt. on 25.8.1992 for 10 MTY with a capital investment of Rs.868.93crores.
  • NCL Board has approved the expansion project report of 15 MTPA in 131st meeting held on 28.07.2008 at an additional initial capital outlay of Rs. 326.57 crores.
  • The project is linked to western India power station through Basket linkage. As NTPC has interlinked Dudhichua Railway siding with the MGR of NTPC, this project will serve a Basket Linkage mine for pit head power station of NTPC to meet any shortfall from any respective linked mines.See More
(a) LOCATION & COMMUNICATION Dudhichua opencast Project is located on the east of Jayant opencast Mine (10 Mtpa) and on the West of Khadia opencast Mine (10Mtpa) in Singrauli Coalfield. The interstate boundary between M.P & U.P passes through the existing Project area. The nearest railway station, Shaktinagar is at a distance of 6 Km and approachable by all-weather road. (b) PHYSIOGRAPHY :- Dudhichua opencast Block stand out on a plateau above plain on its South-West Side. The average elevation at the foot of the plateau is 325 m above MSL. The Most important stream around the area is Ballia Nalla. (c) CLIMATE: - The climate of the area is tropical. During Summer Minimum and Maximum Temperature are 210C and 480C and during winter Minimum and Maximum Temperature are 40C and 210C. The average rainfall is about 1200mm. (d) DESCRIPTION OF THE MINE FIELD Dudhichua Block having an area of 8.68 sq. Km is located in the central part of Moher Sub-Basin of Singrauli Coalfield. Bundela Geological Block having an area of 6.25 sq. Km. Lies in the dip side of Dudhichua Geological Block
There are mainly three Coal seams occur in the area viz Turra, Purewa Bottom & Purewa Top seam in ascending order (i) Turra Seam – It is most attractive & important seam from the exploitation point of view. The average thickness of seam is 20m. (ii) Purewa Bottom – It is overlies Turra seam after a parting of 52m-55m. The average thickness of seam is 11m-12m. Purewa Top – it is the top most seam of the area. It overlies the Purewa Bottom seam after parting of 35m-45m. The average thickness of seam is 9m.
DUDHICHUA OCP(10 MTY)
Date of sanction 25th Aug 1992
Capacity 10 MTY
Total investment 1267.97 Cr.
Project completed March 2004
Mineable Reserve 344.96 MT
Total OBR 1133.41 MCum
Avg. Stripping Ratio 3.29 cum/Te
Manpower 3018
SQuality of Coal C&E (Gr.7 & Gr.10)
OMS 14.14 Te
Land 1752 Hac
Depth of Quarry 300m
SALIENT FEATURES OF 15 MT PROJCET(Base dt 01.04.2007)
Mineable Reserve 415.06 MT
Total OBR 1716.92 MCum
Avg. Stripping Ratio 4.14 Cum/Te
Project life 31 Years
Add. Land Reqd. 443 Hac. (Forest land)
  58 Hac. (Tenancy land)
Quality of Coal C&E (Gr.7 & Gr.10)
Manpower 3018
Production & Dispatch Details:
  YEAR  PRODUCTION (MT) DISPATCH (MT)
Target Achievements Target Achievements
2010-11 15.000 10.500 10.500 11.032
2011-12 13.500 11.730 12.000 11.522
2012-13 13.000 12.230 13.000 11.641
2013-14 14.000 11.170 14.000 11.900
2014-15 12.625 10.820 12.625 11.178
HEMM Details
Equipment Make Model Capcity Nos.
Dragline   24/96 w2000 24 Cum. 04
SHOVEL BUCYRUS P&H 1900 10 Cum, 20 Cum 16
DUMPER   445E/BH-120, CAT-785, UR-120T 120 Te 43
  CAT 777D-100T, KOMATSU HD785-7 100 Te 40
  BH-85, CAT 777C, CAT 777D 85 Te 26
Dozer KOMATSU DU75 660/770 HP 04
  CAT D11R, BEML BD355A3 410 HP 12
Drill   DMH 311 300-330mm 04
  RECP750, IDM 70E 225-250mm 09
  IDM30, RECP650 160 mm 06
Grazer BEML GD825 280 HP 05
CAT CAT14M/td> 270 HP 01
WELFARE & CSR RELATED INFORMATION: Read More...
A. INFRASTRUCTURES STATUS OF HOUSING AT DUDHICHUA PROJECT
TYPE OF QUARTER SECTOR -A SECTOR-B&C
D Type NIL 46
C Type 24 84
B Type 116 804
M.Q. 420 804
LCH 70 NIL
BARRACK 15 NIL
TOTAL 645 1736
TOTAL HOUSING 2381
B. EDUCATION FACILITIIES r
Schools Nos
DAV Public School 01
Saraswati Balika Shishu Mandi 01
C. MEDICAL FACILITIES r r r r
Dispensary Sector A 01
Dispensary Sector B&C 01
Doctors 04
Bed 02
Nurse/Matron 01
Pharmacist 04(01 Ayurvedic)
Dresser 02
Dispensary Sector B&C 01
Ambulance 02
D. RECREATION FACILITY r r r r
Community Hall 02 (01 Sector A & 01 Sector B)
Worker Club 01
Central Library 02 (01 Sector A & 01 Sector B
Post Office 01
Bank 02
ATM 03
Canteen 05
SAFETY (ACCIDENT / INCIDENT IN YEAR 2015)
  TYPE  JUNE PROGRESSIVE
DEPARTMENTAL CONTRACTUAL DEPARTMENTAL CONTRACTUAL
MINOR INJURY NIL NIL NIL NIL
REPORTABLE 01 NIL 03 NIL
SERIOUS/td> NIL NIL 01 NIL
FATAL/td> NIL NIL NIL NIL
Manpower
NO. OF EXECUTIVE NO. OF MONTHLY RATED NNO. OF DAILY RATED
216 342 1792
ACHIEVEMENTS :
  • OVERALL WINNER OF ANNUAL WELFARE COLONY COMPTETION IN YEAR 2012-13 , 2013-14 AND ALSO IN YEAR 2014-15.
  • 1st PRIZE IN WELFARE COLONY COMPTETION
  • Dudhichua project won “Swargiya Shankar Dayal Smariti” award for Rajbhasha in year 2014.
  • Special package of two land oustees one having more than 2 acres of land and another having less than 2 acre of land clubbing and making 4 acre or more of land altogether and two employment, one each to both land oustees is released.
  • Inter Area Table Tennies competition was organized successfully in year 2014-15.
  • Inter Area Cultural Meet competition was organized successfully in year 2014-15.
  • SWACH VIDAYALAYA ABHIYANDISTT.- ANUPPUR (M.P).
  • TOTAL TOILETS TO BE CONSTRUCTED – 589 NOS.