Rourkela, Sept 10 (LocalWire): The state-of-the-art New Plate Mill of SAIL, Rourkela Steel Plant has been recommended to continue the CE certification.
The re-certification was recommended by the team of auditors from Messers DNVGL (Det Norske Veritas – Bermanischer Lloyd) in the closing meeting of the re-certification audit held at ED (Works) conference hall.
Gautam Banerjee, ED (Works) chaired the session.
CE marking is mandatory to place any product legally in the European market.
The New Plate Mill of RSP had got the approval for DNV-GL Business Assurance to produce CE Mark Plates in November, 2016.
The first consignment of CE marked plates produced from the New Plate Mill was dispatched to the European market in January 2017.
With the recertification, the mill which is equipped with the cutting edge technology, will continue to cater to the overseas orders from the niche European market.
In his address in the concluding meeting, Gautam Banerjee thanked the auditors for their intensive two-day audit.
Banerjee reiterated, ‘RSP continues its commitment towards fulfilling the requirements of the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) 305, 2011 and the EN 10025 specifications while dispatching CE marked plates to the European Union.’
He also thanked the auditors for their recommendation for re-certification.