Lloyds groups started with the modest beginning with fabrication unit in the year 1974 and thereafter expanded rapidly.The rapid growth has been resulted with backward and forward integration within the group companies and using modern technology so to bring in high levels of efficiency.
Lloyds Metals And Energy Limited. (Formally known as Lloyds Metals and Engineers Limited)
Lloyds Metals and Energy Limited. (LMEL), one of the biggest Sponge Iron manufacturers in Vidarbha region is a unit of Lloyds group. LEML had initially set up its first 500 TPD kiln with the rated capacity of1,50,000 TPA by opting OSIL-Technology in the year 1994-95 at the village-Ghugus, District- Chandrapur (Maharashtra). Experiencing various technical constraints with deterioration in their inputs quality, LMEL has opted for conversion of its 500 tpd kiln from OSIL technology to well proven Lurgi technology in the year 2008.Later the unit has expanded by installing 4 X 100 TPD kilns(with Lurgi technology) in the year 2006 and achieved its production capacity of 2,70,000 TPA.
Our plant is located in Ghughus near chandrapur which offer us an easy accessibility for basic raw material inputs like Iron ore ,Non-Coking Coal and Dolomite/Limestone. The major quantity of Iron Ore is being sourced from Barbil/Banspani/Joda sectors of Orissa supplemented from Bellary/ Hospet /Chitradurga sectors of Karnataka. The coal from nearby mines of Western Coalfields Ltd from Wardha Valley and Dolomite from Wani region of Chandrapur district .
LMEL has further gone for expansion by installing waste heat recovery based 30 MW Co-generation Power Plant in the year 2010 using waste heat from Kiln off gases being generated from the kilns while manufacturing Sponge Iron. The unit is well equipped with all necessary sophisticated Pollution Control Devices to ensure pollution free Environment in the surroundings.