Home Mining Patra Bats For Innovation

Patra Bats For Innovation

Bhubaneswar: Chiarman of Khanij Bidesh India Limited (KABIL) Sridhar Patra has been striving hard for innovation.

So KABIL has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research – National Geophysical Research Institute (CSIR-NGRI).

The Pact aims to foster a long-term collaboration in the field of geophysical investigations to bolster its ongoing projects and activities in critical and strategic minerals.

The MoU was signed by Sadashiv Samantaray, Director (Commercial), NALCO & CEO, KABIL and Prakash Kumar, Director, CSIR-NGRI, in the presence of Shri Patra, CMD, NALCO & Chairman, KABIL, at NALCO Corporate Office here.

This collaboration will focus on Geophysical, Geochemical and Geological surveys, data analysis, interpretation and modelling, scientific knowledge sharing, technical support and advisory services.

Sri Patra, CMD, NALCO & Chairman, KABIL, said that this collaboration will pave the way for driving innovation and actionable insights towards the ongoing KABIL projects.

KABIL is a Joint Venture company of three public sector undertakings – National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), Hindustan Copper Limited (HCL) and Mineral Exploration and Consultancy Limited (MECL), under the aegis of Ministry of Mines, Government of India.