The existing Sindri Fertilizer unit of Fertilizer Corporation of India Ltd. (FCIL) is located in the district of Dhanbad in the state of Jharkhand. Sindri is well connected with major cities by rail/road. Dhanbad district head quarter is about 26 KM from Sindri and in an important division head quarter of East Central Railway.
The historical Grand Trunk Road and National Highway NH-02 connecting Kolkata and Delhi passes only about 25KM from Sindri Factory area.
Current Status of project revival
After formation of HURL, all studies, clearance, scrap removal work and pre-project activities had been taken up and completed.
The award of main plant LSTK contract has been issued in May 2018 and project is progressing as per set timelines.
The project Mechanical completion and COD scheduled in Jan 2021 & May 2021 respectively.
HURL is getting full support of all its stakeholders including the Central Government, State Government, Local bodies etc., in taking forward the project as per the set time-lines by the Government of India.