Tata Metaliks Limited, a subsidiary of Tata Steel Limited, is one of India’s largest manufacturers of foundry-grade pig iron in industrial castings. The company was established in 1990 and became operational in 1994 with a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Kharagpur, West Bengal, India. In 2007, with an objective to manufacture and sell superior quality Ductile Iron Pipes in a process-oriented manner with the help of experienced and engaged professionals, Tata Metaliks entered into a joint venture with Kubota Corporation, Japan and Metal One Corporation, Japan.
Tata Ductura, the DI Pipe brand from Tata Metaliks, thus began its journey in 2009 from its manufacturing plant in Kharagpur with an installed capacity of 110,000 tonnes per annum. The company became a 100% subsidiary of Tata Metaliks in 2013 and was renamed Tata Metaliks DI Pipes Limited (TMDIPL). The plant’s capacity has been scaled up to 205,000 tonnes per annum. TMDIPL hac been amalgamated with its parent company Tata Metaliks in 2016.
Tata Metaliks manufactures ductile iron pipes, from DN80 to DN1000, conforming to BS EN545, BS EN598, ISO2531, ISO7186 & IS8329 and widely accepted certifications: such as Kitemark, BIS Standard mark, Quality Management System ISO9001, Environment Management System ISO14001 and Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series OHSAS18001….etc. Ductile Iron Pipes’ mechanical properties as well as high ductility and strength make them ideal for usage in supply of water (drinking or waste), irrigation, industrial and high pressure sewage transport.