Tata BlueScope Building Solutions bags the prestigious ‘PEB (Engineered Building) Project of the Year award’ for the second time
Wednesday May 16, 2012

Press Release
Location: Pune
Date: May 16, 2012

Tata BlueScope Building Solutions, a business division of Tata BlueScope Steel has won the ’PEB (E-engineered Building) Project of the Year award’ at the Essar Steel Infrastructure Excellence Awards 2012. The award was conferred upon Tata BlueScope Building Solutions for the successful execution of the ‘Coated Steel Manufacturing Plant’ of Tata BlueScope Steel at Jamshedpur. This is for the second time that Tata BlueScope Building Solutions has won the coveted PEB Project of the Year award. It had earlier won the award for the East West Gas Pipeline PEB project of Reliance Gas Transportation Infrastructure Limited in the inaugural edition of Essar Steel Infrastructure Excellence awards in 2009.

The Honourable Union Minister for Urban Development, Shri Kamal Nath handed over the award to Mr. Rajiv Upadhyay, Vice President, Tata BlueScope Building Solutions at the award function organised in New Delhi on May 8, 2012. Tata BlueScope Building Solutions was recognised for the successful completion of the Coated Steel Plant project, which involved designing, manufacturing, supplying and erection of 26 non-identical metal building structures including the tallest PEB of 42.3 Meters height for metal coating line. The buildings were designed to meet the unique but diverse requirements of an integrated industrial project. The innovation in building design, manufacturing and construction techniques reduced the risks associated and improved the overall speed of construction. The project was completed safely without any Loss Time Accident.

On receiving the award, Mr. Upadhyay said, "We feel happy for receiving the Infrastructure Excellence Award and are extremely proud to be the only PEB solutions company to have won this coveted award for the second time. This remarkable achievement thus reaffirms our superlative performance in the Metal Buildings industry and acknowledges our continued efforts to bring world-class PEB solutions to the Indian market."

Commenting on the CSP project, he said, "The Coated Steel Project at Jamshedpur is a good example of how tough challenges can be met easily through innovation. It highlights the suitability of E-engineered steel buildings for diverse project requirements and their advantage over conventional methods of structural steel construction.”

About Infrastructure Excellence Awards

The Essar Steel Infrastructure Excellence Awards recognize the achievements of those involved in creation of India’s infrastructure and hence their contribution towards the economic development of the country. The prestigious Award, which is now in its Fourth Year, acknowledges the achievements of the ‘nation builders’ and exhorts them to perform even better. The Awards are designed to showcase exceptional projects and recognize companies for their contribution in the field of infrastructure development. They are the only Infrastructure Awards in the country to be given on the basis of excellence in execution of projects and its overall impact.

About Tata BlueScope Building Solutions

Tata BlueScope Building Solutions is a division of Tata BlueScope Steel Limited, which is an equal joint-venture between Tata Steel and BlueScope Steel (Australia) in the field of coated steel, steel building solutions and related building products. The division supplies a range of E-engineered Building (PEB) solutions and takes single source responsibility for the design, manufacture, shipment and erection of world-class PEB solutions that can be used for applications in varied segments. It has manufacturing facilities in Pune, Chennai and Bhiwadi, four Regional Offices and a wide network of Sales Offices that offer best-in-class services and products.

The company maintains high standards in the area of Safety, Health and Environment; and has been certified by Underwriters Laboratory Inc. for ISO 9001:2008 as well as by M/s. UL MSS India for the ISO 14001:2004 & OHSAS 18001:2007

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