The growth of the steel industry in India

Early beginnings Steel manufacturing in India dates back to ancient times. Recent excavations in the Middle Ganges Valley reveal that iron making may have begun as early as 1800 BCE. However, it was the period of the Maurya Empire, between 322-185 BCE, that witnessed major advancements in the technology of metallurgy, with high quality steel […]

German Thermex Technology for earthquake-prone areas

HSE Germany pioneered and introduced Thermex® in 1969.  Today, this unique Quenching and Self-tempering (QST) process that enables rolling mills to produce low-cost, high strength deformed bars has been installed worldwide, across Asia, Australasia, Europe, Africa and the Americas. Thermex® rebars meet all the mandatories of civil construction – yield strength, toughness, ductility, weldability and […]

tmt steel baar market

India’s Growing TMT Steel Bars Market

TMT Steel Bars Market: Although India’s IS:1786 building codes specify only Fe-415 for reinforced cement concrete, its usage is declining as the market is shifting to higher grades. The construction industry has started adopting newer grades like Fe500, Fe550, and  tmt 500D lrf . Higher value-added products like corrosion-resistant steel bars, epoxy-coated, earthquake-resistant and galvanised […]

Export market for TMT Steel from India looks bright

As the second largest producer of steel in the world, India’s decades-long expertise in areas such as sourcing of quality raw material, advanced manufacturing technologies, adherence to quality specifications, supply chain management, maintenance of strict delivery schedules, loading and stevedoring and above all, fixing of competitive prices through strong negotiation will stand the country in […]