Awards & Rewards

Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) has been awarded Infraline Energy Excellence Award 2007 under Corporate Excellence category - Black Diamond Award for coal sector development at a function organised in New Delhi on 12.10.2007. On behalf of SCCL, the award was received by Sri A.Manohar Rao, Chief General Manager (Corporate Planning & Projects) in the presence of Mr.Sushil K.Shinde, Hon’ble Minister of Power, Govt.of India from Shri R.V.Shahi, Former Secretary, Ministry of Power.
The energy sector is registering outstanding achievements in various elements of energy value chain. To recognise this excellence, Infraline Energy, India’s premier Research and Information provider on Indian energy Sectors – Oil, Gas, E&P, Power, Coal and Global LNG Markets, has instituted the awards in different categories of Corporate Excellence, Individual Excellence and Recognition for service to Nation, with an objective of recognising the valuable contribution by corporates and individuals.
Infraline Energy conceptualised the first ever awards for energy sector.
The award process is an elaborate exercise. After shortlilsting, the nominations are evaluated by a Jury comprising eminent personalities, academicians, subject experts like S/Shri BK.Chaturvedi, Chairman, former Cabinet Secretary, RV.Shahi, Former Secretary, Ministry of Power, TL.Sankar, Adviser (Energy) ASCI, Independent Director, Hindustan Petroleum and others.
The award recognises the exploration efficiency in coal mining, implementation of innovative technologies for better utilisation of coal resources catering to best interests of customers. The SCCL is given Black Diamond Award for all round coal sector development in the fields of major turn around of corporate performance, production, output per manshift, safety and environmental risk mitigation, contribution to social development, value addition to clients, new technologies for conservation of coal resources, R&D activities etc.
During the last five years, SCCL has consecutively achieved the targets of production. During 2006-07, it has produced 37.707 million tonnes of coal and is expected to cross 40.00 million tonnes mark during 2007-08.
SCCL achieved number of awards in the fields of environment excellence, production excellence, best welfare activity for workmen, corporate social responsibility, International Competitions in Mines Rescue etc. With the Black Diamond Award, one more jewel has been added to the crown of Glory.
All this credit goes to Singareni Collieries employees (Singarenians), trade unions and Officers Association, with whose efforts the Company is climbing the steps of success.