Our Success Story

success story - Ambica Steels Limited

OUR JOURNEY

  • Started operations with a 5 MT ARC FURNACE from Danieli
  • Mild Steel Ingot casting pit was created and manufactured
  • Annual capacity of 10000 MT Alloy Steel only
  • Secondary Refining abilities were added to with the installation of a 10 MT A.O.D. (Argon Oxygen Decarburizer)
  • 200 series Stainless Steel making was started by Ambica Steels
  • 4 MT Induction Furnace from Electrotherm was installed
  • Annual Production capacity has been increased to 18000 MT from 10000 MT

  • The existing arc furnace and induction furnace were replaced with two 10 MT induction furnaces from Electrotherm. Increasing heat size to 20 MT.
  • Annual capacity increased to almost 80000 MT
  • Secondary Refining capabilities were added with the installation of a 25 MT A.O.D. Converter with Automatic gas mixing station
  • Installation of 9/16 Continuous Billet Caster with EMS Stirring from Concast India
  • Purer Stainless Steel grades like 304 L and 316 L were produced in the shapes of billets, blooms and ingots.
  • Achieved ISO 9001:2000 certification and ISO 14001:2000 certifications during this period making Ambica Steels a certified organization and follow a documented Quality Management System.
  • During this time, Ambica Steels also became A.D. Merkblatt W2 certified as well P.E.D. certified enabling us to comply with European casting and furnace standards and opening the gates for export to the International markets.

  • Produced special grades of Stainless Steel 316 Ti & 321 that were developed in house.
  • Ambica Steels began work on its second production unit. Two Hot Rolling Mills (13 inches and 18 inches) were added to increase our product shapes : Round Bars, Hexagon & Squares, Flat Bars, and RCS Bars.
  • Secondary Refining capabilities were added with the installation of a 25 MT A.O.D. Converter with Automatic gas mixing station
  • Ambica Steels further strengthened its product portfolio with the addition of a Heat Treatment and Cold Finishing Division to produce bright cold finished bars.
  • Achieved OHSAS 18001:2004 certification that made Ambica Steels an Occupational Health and Safety compliant organization, following international standards.
  • L.R.F. (ladle refining Furnace was installed to improve Ambica Steels Secondary Refining capabilities. The LFR was supplied by Danieli, Italy.

  • Duplex grades of Stainless like F-51, F-60 & Precipitation hardening Steels like 17-4 PH were developed and produced in house.
  • In the month of March 2010, Ambica Steels became the first organization in India to achieve AS 9100 certification, certifying us to become the supplier to the aviation and aerospace industry.

  • Ambica Steels is gearing up to install a Vacuum Degassing facility to produced purer stainless steels for the export market. It shall enable us to cater the most demanding applications of our customers.
  • Ambica Steels is also going to install a Fully Automated Peeling machine to improve production output of its Cold Finishing division.

With a belief that a foundation built on integrity and commitment is the key to developing strong and mutually beneficial relationships in the metals business, a strong team of people is put together who helped in making Ambica Steels the India’s largest fully integrated Specialty Stainless Steel Long products producer today.

Headquartered in New Delhi, Ambica Steels three production units are located in Uttar Pradesh state, around the border of New Delhi. They can be reached thronutugh a short drive of 50 mies from New Delhi’s both International as well as the Domestic airports.

These materials are exported to over 50 countries across the globe, in more than 100 steel grades. Being a fully integrated plant, Ambica Steels is equipped with all stainless steel manufacturing facilities:

  • Steel Melt Shop
  • Refining through AOD Convertor & the Ladle Refining Furnace (LRF)
  • Continuous Billet Casting (fitted with EMS) and Ingot Casting
  • Hot Rolling Mills
  • Heat Treatment facilities
  • Cold Finishing of Bars, Angles & Flats
  • With a melt size of 22 Tons, these facilities facilitate production of about 80,000 tons per year. Although still a family business, Ambica Steels is managed very professionally by team of managers having an extensive metallurgical know-how and a rich experience of various steel making processes.

    Ambica Steels is a competent partner for various semi-finished and cold-finished steel products, and is a specialist for complex stainless steel grades. A wide majority of customers worldwide choose Ambica Steels as a preferred supplier not only for commercial Stainless Steel Long products, but also for special Precision Bars such as Pump Shaft and Piston Shaft Quality Bars (PSQ Bars).