Essar Oilfields commences drilling contract with Mercator Petroleum


Mumbai, 26 December 2017: Essar Oilfields Services (India) Limited (EOSIL) today announced that it has commenced a contract awarded by Mercator Petroleum to drill two firm oil wells plus one optional oil well in the Cambay Basin. With the company commencing a few other drilling contracts in this fiscal, EOSIL is expecting to clock revenues of […]

Essar Oil UK announces record H1 FY18 performance


H1 FY18 (September ending) highlights London, 20 December 2017: Essar Oil (UK) Limited, which owns and operates the Stanlow Refinery, today announced record figures for the first six months of the financial year ending March 31st 2018. Operational and financial performance: Key Indicators (1 USD = Rs.64.06 ) September ending H1 FY18 H1 FY17 Growth Throughput […]

Paradeep women groups venture into making black gram products


Paradeep, Odisha Women led Self Help Groups, under Project Aajeevika, have been a dynamic force, having successfully demonstrated how to mobilize and manage thrift, appraise credit needs, maintain linkage with the banks, and work with the federation. They have been strengthening their groups by undertaking income-generation activities through the project. Worth a mention is the […]

“Drive to Give” held for children in Singrauli


Book Donation Drive for Reading Promotion An enthusiastic group of Essarites and their families volunteered to conduct a book donation drive at Essar township, Waidhan (Madhya Pradesh). This was done to promote reading at Essar Foundation supported Saraswati Shishu Mandir school. In the three-day drive from 26-28 Nov, 2017 volunteers managed to collect as many […]

Essar Vizag Terminal to take week-long shutdown to commission 8,000 TPH ship loader


Visakhapatnam / Mumbai, 11 December 2017: Essar Vizag Terminal Ltd (EVTL) today said that it was taking a week-long shutdown ahead of the installation and commissioning of an 8,000 TPH (tonnes per hour) Ship Loader that forms a part of the Company’s Rs 830-crore expansion plan to upgrade the iron ore handling capacity of the Vizag […]

Essar Foundation bags award for agriculture and rural development initiatives


Essar Foundation’s project, “Holistic development of 12 villages of Coastal Saurastra region of Gujarat state” was declared 1st runner-up at The CSR Journal (TCSRJ) Excellence Awards 2017 in the Agriculture & Rural Development category. The award ceremony was held on 13 November 2017 in Trident, Mumbai. Maharashtra Chief Minister Mr Devendra Fadnavis was the Chief […]

Essar Foundation organises Dental checkup camp at Hazira


Surat, Gujarat Specialised dental checkup camp was conducted in Mora Primary School of Hazira area. Children and adults including 343 students, school staff and trainees of Essar Lok Vikas Kendras underwent checkup at the day long camp. A range of dental issues emerged, like tooth decay, abnormal tooth colour, irregular teeth, especially among the children. […]