April 12, 2021

Vedanta Jharsuguda launches innovative Monsoon Preparedness Center


NFTV: Odisha:Jharsuguda: Vedanta’s Jharsuguda plant has launched an innovative Monsoon Preparedness Center (MPC). The MPC is equipped with required gear and apparatus to bolster emergency planning and rescue preparedness in its world-class aluminium smelters and power plants. The brand-new MPC will monitor data from across the length and breadth of the plant for rapid action in emergency scenarios, particularly during unpredictable monsoons. Parallelly, Vedanta is also fast-tracking digitalization of Health, Safety, Environment & Sustainability (HSE&S) monitoring and reporting for unlocking greater agility in analytics-based decision making.
Speaking about the HSE&S measures adopted by the company, Mr. CN Singh, CEO – Vedanta Ltd., Jharsuguda said, “Our Monsoon Preparedness Center is the latest addition to the emergency planning and rescue preparedness measures deployed at site. As India’s largest aluminium producer, we have put in place robust processes and global best practices in Health, Safety, Environment & Sustainability aimed at making our workspaces safe for employees and partners. While we produce top-class value-added aluminium products to cater to the country’s critical sectors and boost its self-reliance, we are also constantly innovating our processes to realize our vision of becoming a Zero Harm, Zero Waste and Zero Discharge operation.”