INTRODUCTION: Block-B Project is situated in Singrauli District of Madhya Pradesh. Block-B Project covers Gorbi-B, Gorbi-C and Vindhya Sub-Block. Gorbi-B & Gorbi-C are located on the north of Vindhya Sub-Block and Moher Block is on the south of Block-B. Its elevation is about about 375 mtrs. To 512 mtrs. above the MSL. It is located between the latitude - 23 ° 47 ’ and 24 ° 12 ’ North and longitude - 81 ° 48 ’ and 82 ° 52 ’ East.
COMMUNICATION: Project is connected with Gorbi Open-Cast Mine about 05 km fair weather road. Nearest Railway Station is Mahdeiya on Katni-Chopan Branch Line of East-Central Railway.
LIFE: The life of the project is 27 years with production rate of 3.5 MTPA excluding 02 years construction period. The Block-B Project was cleared by IMG in Nov. 2004 with a Capital Investment of ₹ 706.15 Cr. Subsequently re-casted Capital Investment of ₹ 753.25 Cr. EMP was cleared in May 2005. Recast Project Report (RPR) of Block-B OCP, NCL (Normative Capacity – 3.50 Mtpa, Peak Capacity – 4.375 Mtpa) for a Capital Investment of ₹ 535.10 Cr. , Base Date – July 2010.
GEOLOGICAL RESERVES: Net geological reserves is 142.63 MT and proved reserve is 110.67 MT. Mine able reserves seam wise OBR ratio is as follow: See More
|SUB-BLOCK||COAL RESERVES (MT)||OB (MM3)||SR (M3/T)|
|GORBI-B & C||27.69||20.68||48.37||171.25||3.54|
Total leasehold area is 1339.00 Hectares including Forest Land is 447.00 Hectares.Succession of coal seams up to Turra seam –
|Particulars||Thickness range (in meters)|
|Soil and sub soil||0.00 - 7.65|
|Strata above purewa seam||up to 151.35|
|Purewa seam||24.00 - 28.31|
|Parting||63.39 – 78.47|
|Turra seam||14.95 – 26.23|
Seams form western part of Moher sub basin and has generally easterly dips with North-South strike
|YEAR||PRODUCTION (MT)||DISPATCH (MT)|
|Atlas Copco.||IDM 30||160 MM||03|
|Crane||TIL||TIL 40T-RT 740||40T||01|
|Grader||BEML||BG 825||280 HP||2|
|Water Tanker||BEML||GW-28||28 KL||03|
|Tyre Handler||BEML||BL14 TH||3500 KG||01|
|Pay Loader||HM||72-21/20-21||1.91 CUM||01|
By providing better employees' welfare facilities, we show our employees that we value them. This can help make them feel welcome, happy and motivate them to work harder. The following facilities are provided to employees.OFFICER’S CLUB:
Well maintained club with facilities like Auditorium, Badminton Court, Air Conditioned VIP Lounge and Dining hall.
- Well furnished and Air Conditioned 06 double bed rooms and 02 suites.
- Breakfast, lunch and dinner is provided to all residents and other employees.
- 24 hr. service.
- 02 Ambulances (01 Departmental and 01 Contractual).
- 01 bed emergency room.
- 01 doctors and 06 paramedical staffs.
- Mainly potable water supplied from IWSS and 03 bore holes have also been provided in colony area. In case, supply of water from IWSS discontinues due to unavoidable reason, we provide water from the old Block-B mines sump, after due treatment which is better than IWSS.
- Block-B is first project having its own such type of facility.
- Capacity: 1 million ltr/ day.
- Water treatment is done by using process like Aeration, Flocculation Coagulation using Lime, Alum, Sedimentation, Rapid Sand Filter and Disinfection using Chlorine in form of Bleaching Powder.
- Use by workers for marriage and other functions.
- Facilities like utensils for catering, chairs, table etc. are provided to support them.
- Recreational facilities like Badminton Court, Table Tennis, Carom, Chess and all other sports equipment are available.
- One Canteen facility is provided to the workers in mining area.
- Presently a branch of SBI, Madhyanchal Gramin Bank and Post Office each is running in campus.
- One SBI ATM is also available for employees.
- There are 01 Gov. Higher Secondary and 01 Govt. Primary school running. Apart from this 01 Shishu Mandir and 01 ECI school is also running.
|Name of The Activity||Status of the Work||Expenditure(Rs.)||Remarks|
|Rural Sports Tournament-2014||Organized on 24th, 25th & 26th Feb 2014||1,17,356.00||This programme provides an opportunity to interact with nearby villagers and also helps in creating a positive image of NCL in their mind.|
|Rural Sports Tournament- 2015||Organized on 23th, 24th & 25th Feb 2015||1,45,172.00||This programme provides an opportunity to interact with nearby villagers and also helps in creating a positive image of NCL in their mind.|
|Skill development (Bag Making) Training to Villagers||Organized from 18th Feb. 2015 to 23rd March 2015||1,45,230.00||First batch of 20 girls were provided bag making training for one month through CBWE Jabalpur. This training programme was so much appreciated by the participants and villagers. Some of the participants are planning to start small business after completion of their studies.|
|Construction of 4 rooms at Sarswati Shishu Mandir school, Naudhia.||Completed on 29.08.2014||9,10,781.40||4 class rooms were constructed to provide basic infrastructure to students so that they may continue their studies without any hurdle.|
|Construction of pond in Gorbi village, Chitahi tola.||Completed on 22.07.2014||26,30,018.66||Earlier villagers of that area were completely dependent on a small natural pond for their household needs. Lack of water in summers was a great problem. After construction of this pond, not only the water level of this area increased but they are now able to use water for their household and agriculture purpose in all seasons also.|
|Construction of check dam over Bijul nallah at Kasar||76% of work completed||Nil||Water level of this area is expected to increase after completion of this work. All the household as well as agricultural activities will be benefited.|
|Construction of C.C. road at Solang village||65% of work completed||13,23,553.24||This road is expected to improve the living status as well as provide new earning opportunities to villagers.|
|Construction of skill development training center for women||Tender under process||Nil||Women of the area will be given various type of skill development/ capacity building training to improve their as well as their family�s living status.|
|Construction of community hall in two villages viz. Naudhiya & Kasar||LOA issued||Nil||Community hall is the place used by villagers for various community programs, festivals and marriages etc. Since NCL is constructing these halls for villagers, it creates a feeling of attachment in their mind towards NCL.|
Digital literacy training program was organized on 07/06/2017 in Block-B project of NCL. Digital payments were organized for the purpose of promotion. In this training program, people have made awareness about the use of various card based digital payment system including UPI, USSD, Bhim Mobile, Valet, Card Payments. The program was leveraged by nearly 50 people, including Block-B officials, employees, vendors, contractors, contract workers, local rural youths. In the program participants were given the benefits of digital payment and appealed to them, it is better that they use digital payments instead of cash in their daily activities. Representatives of the Common Service Center (CSC), an organization working under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India, gave information about digital payments to the trainees in this training program. Also, the video clip of Digital India program being run by the Indian government was also shown to the trainees so that they could know the importance of digital payment. Information about various Government schemes like various digital schemes, such as digital business, of the government was also given on this occasion. Officers and staff of CSC's District Manager and Block-B project played an important role in organizing and completing the training program.
The world Environment Day is celebrated on Fifth june of every year. On this occasion at Block-B project first of all Flag hosting and oath for save environment was taken place after that distribution of plants was carried out and then there are different kind of Environment awareness program was conducted like Rangoli competition, Paper Bag formation for the replacement of Polythene bags and Drawing competition for save and protect of natural resources and environment by the involvement of Kalyani Mahila Mandal of Block-B Project NCL.
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- Coal Production for the year 2014-2015 is more than the AAP target (i.e. 102%).
- Profit for the year 2014-2015 is 622.01 Crores as per auditor balance sheet.( Highest profit making project of Northern Coalfields Limited, Singrauli).
Contact Details :
|Mining||Sri Sanjay Khare||Dy. GM(Mining)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Excavation||Sri V. A. Siddiqui||General Manageremail@example.com|
|E&M||Sri A. K. Sinha||Dy. GMfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Finance||Sri K.K. Sarkar||Chief Manageremail@example.com|
|Civil||Sri B.K. Sinha||Ch.Manager(Civil)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Personnel||Sri P.K. Dubey||Sr. Manager (Pers)||email@example.com|
|MM||Sri S. Upadhyay||Dy. GM)||9406966371||ns.upadhyayncl.gov.in|
|S & M||Sri S.P. Mishra||Managerfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Medical||Sri Ajay Kumar||Dy. MSemail@example.com|