Kathmandu, November 28 : Premier Steel Pvt. Ltd. has successfully conducted a product launch event on November 28. The event provided information about the products of the company and also gave distributors a tour around the factory with information about the production process and quality control.
The event was attended by Shiv Ratan Sharda, chairperson of Sharda Group, Anup Sharda, and the company’s technical director, Mr Abhijeet Sharda.
Chairperson Sharda announced the establishment of a factory that can produce 40 tonnes of 8 to 32 mm steel rebarsin just an hour. He also shared that the factory would run for 20 hours with 4 hours for maintenance. ‘The factory will be using the most sophisticated and advanced machinery from India to produce steel rebars.’
Anupam Rathi, director of the company, said that the company had planned to establish the factory back in 2072 but was postponed due to the mega earthquake and the economic blockade.
According to Abhijeet Singh, the technical director, the factory will be using only prime billet as raw material to produce TMT rods to maintain utmost quality. He added that the company will be using the Rolling technique to eliminate human error while production. Also, he said, a computerized numerical controlled machine will be used for rib design and notching keeping the cement mixture strong.
Inauguration of the rod industry in the east was done by Sharda Group. The industry, inaugurated in Tankisinwari, Morang was first in the very region. During this aggression, the industries opened in the four decade long journey; namely, Everest Iron and Hetauda Iron are now closed.