Awards and recognitions

Hindalco has won several awards for community welfare, environment protection, and also for quality and export performance:

2015

  •  Aditya Aluminium wins Kalinga Safety Award for Best Practices in Safety & CSR, presented at the Odisha State Safety Conclave.
  • Utkal Alumina International Limited wins the Think Media Best CSR Case Study Award 2014 on the theme of “Access to Quality Health Care Services”.
  • Hirakud wins Greentech CSR Silver Award 2014 for its initiatives in Sustainable Livelihood in and around the unit location.
  • Hirakud Smelter wins CII Easter Region Quality Award 2014-15 (Certifi cate of Appreciation) in the large scale category.
  • Birla Copper Dahej wins Greentech CSR Silver Award 2014 for Education Upliftment in 85 surrounding Government schools.

2013

  • Renukoot Aluminum Complex wins Greentech HR Platinum Award, in the Best Strategy category, the highest in this segment.
  • Renusagar Power Division wins the Safety Innovation Award-2013 in Power Plant category, presented by the Institute of Engineers (India) for its outstanding innovative achievements in the fi eld of Occupational Health and Safety.
  • Renusagar Power Division Hospital wins the FICCI Healthcare Excellence Award 2013’.
  • Birla Copper, bagged the 3rd Annual Green Tech CSR Award in the silver category for the year 2013 for their “Education for All” Project. Hindalco Lohardaga.
  • CSR activities won recognition from the Indian Bureau of Mines during 21st Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week held in March, 2014, at R& D Centre, SAIL-Ranchi.

2012

  • Renukoot Complex is conferred the Golden Peacock National Quality Award- 2012, in the Mining & Metals sector, presented by the Institute of Directors, for its efforts towards “Quality”, meeting international parameters.
  • Renusagar Power Division wins the Safety Innovation Award-2012, in the Power Sector category, for outstanding achievement in safety management, presented by Institute of Directors.
  • Dahej Copper Complex wins the Greentech Gold Environment Award- 2012, for its outstanding achievement in Environment Management.
  • Hirakud Power Plant wins CII Odisha Award- 2012 (2nd Runners Up), for Best Practices in Environment, Safety and Health.
  • Taloja Rolling Plant wins the overall title for “Maharashtra Safety Awards-2011”, competition organised by the National Safety Council - Maharashtra Chapter, in the Heavy Engineering category for its commendable safety performance, Scheme-I, Lowest Average Accident Frequency Rate.

2011

  • Hindalco bagged the prestigious CII – EXIM Bank Business Excellence Award 2011 for its "strong commitment to excel on the journey towards business excellence".
  • Birla Copper, a division of Hindalco, won the IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj Quality Award Commendation Certificate.
  • Hindalco Renusagar won the Greentech Safety Gold Award 2011 in power sector for outstanding achievement in safety management by Greentech Foundation, New Delhi.

2010

Renukoot
  • NIPM Gold Award for Best HR Practices for the year 2010 by National Institute of Personal Management (NIPM).
  • Greentech Gold Safety Award 2010 for Occupational Health and Safety Management in the mining and metals sector by Greentech Foundation, New Delhi.
  • Greentech Environment Excellence Gold Award 2010 in the metals sector for its efforts towards environment management by Greentech Foundation, New Delhi.
  • The Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility for the year 2010.
  • Greentech HR Excellence Silver Award for 2010 for excellence in training.
  • Best Exporter Award for 2010 by the Container Corporation of India for contributing to India's economic progress through significant volume of exports.
  • National Energy Conservation Award (Second Prize) 2010, in the metals sector presented by the Ministry of Energy, Government of India.
  • Silver Certificate of Indian Manufacturing Excellence Award — 2010 by Economic Times and Frost & Sullivan.
Birla Copper Dahej
  • Greentech Environment Excellence Gold Award — 2010 in the mining and metals sector for its efforts towards environment management by Greentech Foundation, New Delhi.
  • Greentech Silver Safety Award 2010 for Occupational Health and Safety Management in the mining and metals sector by Greentech Foundation, New Delhi.
Renusagar
  • Greentech Gold Award 2010 in thermal power sector for outstanding achievement in environment management by Greentech Foundation, New Delhi.
  • Commendation for Safety Innovation Award 2010 by the Institution of Engineers (India).
  • Special Commendation for the Golden Peacock Environment Management Award 2010 by the Institute of Directors, New Delhi.
Hirakud
  • Hirakud Power Plant awarded third prize in the state-level CII Odisha Award for Best Practices in Environment, Safety and Health 2010.
  • Hirakud Power awarded the Greentech Environment Excellence Gold Award 2010 in the thermal power sector category.
Muri
  • National Award for Excellence in Water Management 2010 "Beyond the Fence" category, for the indigenous work being done by the unit outside the fence as a corporate citizen and for fulfilling its corporate responsibilities.
Quality Circle Awards
  • Gold Awards to four Hindalco Renukoot Quality Circle Teams — Kushal, Vaibhav, Pragati and Nirantar — at the International Quality Circle Competition (IQCC 2010) held at Hyderabad.
  • Silver and Bronze Awards to Hindalco Hirakud Power Quality Circle Teams — Aryan and Power — respectively at the International Convention on Quality Concept Circle (ICQCC 2010) held at Hyderabad.
  • Quality Circle teams from Renukoot, Hirakud and Birla Copper Dahej units excelled at the National QC Convention (NCQC 2010), winning Par Excellence, Excellence, Distinguished and Runners-Up Awards.

2009

  • Hindalco Renusagar's power division bagged the Golden Peacock Environment Management Award during the Global Convention on Climate Security. The convention was held at Palampur, Himachal Pradesh from 12 to 14 June 2009. Dr. Madhav Mehra, President, World Council for Corporate Governance honoured Renusagar's power division with the award in the services category.

2008

  • Greentech Safety Gold Award 2008 for outstanding achievement in safety management in coal-based power sector.
  • Hindalco Hirakud Systems ranked runners-up at the state-level IT Competition 2008 organised by CII in association with the department of information technology, Government of Odisha.
  • Hirakud smelter was awarded the state-level safety award for Best Occupational Healthcare 2006 — presented in February 2008 at Bhubaneswar.
  • Talabira coal mines won a host of safety awards, namely, first in working face and maintenance of Dozer and Payloader and second in dust suppression at the Annual Coal Mines Safety Fortnight 2008 organised by Directorate of Mines Safety, Bhubaneswar and Chaibasa region.