CEO Dipak Chattaraj presented the special recognition award at a function held at Gopabandhu Auditorium of SAIL on April 1.
Rekha Agrawal, acting president, DMS, congratulated the students and the teachers for their performance.
Rourkela Steel Plant saw a record production of hot metal and crude steel in 2018-19 fiscal, the company said on Saturday.
The ERW Pipe Plant team of Rourkela won the 4th Prize in the competition.
Shilanand was accompanied by his coaches Raju Kant Saini and Peter Tirkey at the felicitation ceremony.
Chattaraj made the remarks during an interaction with the employees.
The guests formally inaugurated the programme by paying floral tributes to the portrait of the Utkalmani Pandit Gopabandhu Das and Utkal Gourab Madhusudan Das.
The seizure was made while officials were conducting inspections as part of official duty.
Students of Ispat English medium schools took the Swachhata pledge on March 20.
He also emphasized on increasing awareness in the society regarding water conservation.