Enhancing Quality and Production of Coal

The following research works which have been carried out in Government institutes and organisation to enhance the quality and production of coal in the country.

1. Design of cost effective process flow sheet for improved washing efficiency of Indian Coking and Non-coking coals.

Implementing Agencies: IIT-ISM, Dhanbad, CMP Division, CMPDI(HQ), Ranchi and BCCL, Dhanbad

Date of Start: 17.04.2017

Scheduled date of Completion: 16.07.2019

Under this project, literature survey has been completed.

2. Dry beneficiation of high ash Indian thermal coal.

Implementing Agencies: National Metallurgical Laboratory (NML), Jamshedpur, CMP Division, CMPDI(HQ), Ranchi and MCL, Sambalpur

Date of Start: 01.09.2017

Scheduled date of Completion: 31.01.2019

Under this project, literature survey has been completed. Collected samples from MCL with more than 34% ash percentage will be analysed in the laboratory.

3. Design and Stability of Pillars / Arrays of Pillars for Different Mining Methods in Coal Mine Workings.

Implementing Agencies: Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research (CIMFR), Dhanbad, IIT-ISM, Dhanbad, CMPDI, Ranchi, South Eastern Coalfields Ltd. (SECL), Bilaspur, Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. (BCCL), Dhanbad and Singareni Collieries Co. Ltd. (SCCL), Kothagudem

Date of Start: 16.03.2018

Scheduled date of Completion: 15.03.2020