Our History

OMC's growth over the years...

2015-16

OMC paid interim Dividend of Rs.500 crores to Odisha State Government

 

2014-15

OMC paid Dividend of Rs.500 crores to Odisha State Government

2013-14

OMC paid Dividend of Rs.500 crores to Odisha State Government

 

2012-13

The Odisha Mining Corporation Ltd. has been classified as a “Gold” Category State PSU.

2011-12

Introduction of Multi-Media Education system in OMC managed Schools.

2010-11

OMC achieved highest ever turn-over of Rs.2756 crore

2006-07

OMC turn-over surpassed Rs.1000 crore

2005

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Package as a Management Tool implemented for which OMC received Golden Peacock Award in 2006-07

2007

ISO 14001:2004 Certification

2003

ISO 9001:2000 Certification

1996

First Export of Chrome Concentrate

1995

COBP Commissioned at Kaliapani

1989-90

OMC turn-over crossed Rs. 100 crore mark

1979

Full Fledged Mechanised Mining started in Daitari with Long Distance Belt Conveyor System

1977

First Export of Manganese Ore

1976

First Export of Chrome ore

1975-76

OMC turn-over surpassed Rs. 10 crore mark

1974

Ore Handling Plant (OHP) at Daitari Mines commissioned

1971

Mining in Gandhamardan Iron Ore Mine commenced

1967-68

OMC turn-over crossed Rs. 1 crore mark

1966-67

First sale of Chrome ore

1966

Daitari Iron Ore M.L granted and Manual mining commenced

1964-65

First sale of Manganese Ore

1961

Became a wholly State owned Corporation (17-11-61)

1961

Acquired the First Manganese Ore M.L (Uliburu in Keonjhar dist.)

1957-58

First sale of Iron Ore. In the first year, OMC earned a profit of Rs. 20,000/- out of a Turn Over of Rs. 4,20,000/-

1957

Acquired the First Iron Ore M.L (Tungeisani in Cuttack dist ) and production commenced

1957

First exploration work in Tungeisani ( Cuttack dist )and Maharajpur (Mayurbhanj Dist)

1956

OMC takes birth (on 16-5-56) as a Joint Venture Company of GoI & GoO