Rourkela: Seven executives of Rourkela Steel Plant(RSP) were presented with the Star Performer Award for fourth quarter of the fiscal 2018-19 at a function organized at the CPTI Auditorium, here on Tuesday.

The RSP CEO Dipak Chattaraj, presented the awards to the winners who were accompanied by their spouses.

The award winners were Rajesh Kumar Mishra, Deputy Mnager, Coke Ovens, Tapan Kishore Das, Deputy Manager, SP-III (Operation), Shashikant Suman, Deputy Manager, CP-III (Mechanical), Mr. Manas Ranjan Moharana, Senior Manager, Roll Shop, Purna Chandra Nayak, Manager, RC(M), Deelip Kumar Rautray Manager, CPP-I and Divya Dash, Manager, Contract Cell (Works).

Gautam Banerjee, ED (Works), D K Mohapatra, ED (MM), General Managers and many other senior officers of the Plant were present on the occasion.           

Congratulating the award winners, the CEO said, ‘Ownership, initiative, creativity and innovation are the hallmarks of a leader.” Chattaraj exhorted everyone to be well prepared to achieve the Vision 2025 of RSP to become a 8 MT crude steel producing unit in the country.

The function was co-ordinated by R K Verma, DGM, Personnel (OD) and his team. Somadutta Tripathy, Assistant Manager (Personnel) was the Master of Ceremony.

 It is worth mentioning here that the ‘Star Performer of the Quarter’ Award was introduced in October’2016 to recognize the executives in E1 to E5 level for exceptional contribution in the area of production, productivity, cost reduction, improvement in techno-economic parameters etc. in their respective departments, on a quarterly basis. So far 78 executives have won this award.