JNARDDC Celebrated 8th International Yoga day on 21st June 2022

Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development & Design Centre, JNARDDC, Nagpur an autonomous body of Ministry of Mines celebrated 8th International Yoga day on 21st June 2022.

JNARDDC Celebrated 33rd Foundation day on 25th May 2022

Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development & Design Centre, JNARDDC, Nagpur an autonomous body of Ministry of Mines celebrated its 33rd Foundation day on 25th May 2022. The event was inaugurated Chief Guest, Dr. Ashok Kumar Singh, Chief Scientist & HORG, CSIR, CIMFR, Dhanbad, Guest of Honour Shri Anil Kumar, DGM( FM), NTPC, Noida and Dr Anupam Agnihotri, Director, JNARDDC. Dr Ashok Kumar Singh, a renowned scientist and recipient of several national and international awards including the CSIR Technology awards commended JNARDDC for its achievements in the last 33 years. He also congratulated JNARDDC for being one of the top most coal referee lab for third party sampling. Similarly, Shri Anil Kumar of NTPC shared his experiences about fuel management and briefed the audience about the current coal shortage situation in India. He stated that JNARDDC can play a key role by undertaking greater number of pending samples. Director, JNARDDC felicitated the employees for their technical achievements in patent, publication and projects. Shri R.N. Chouhan, Sr Principal Scientist, Dr Upendra Singh, Sr Principal Scientist and Mrs Jyoti Pendam, Junior Scientist were awarded the employee of the year for 2019-20, 2020-21 and 2021-22 respectively. The inaugural session was followed by a panel discussion on “Resource Efficiency in Non-Ferrous metal sector” by Directors of Metal Recycling Association of Indian (MRAI), Dr Kishore Rajpurohit on Aluminium, Shri Navin Sharma on Lead and Shri Jines Shah on Copper. Dr Anupam Agnihotri highlighted the benefits of recycled products. The dignitaries participated in a plantation program. The event was attended by ex-employees and delegates from IBM, GSI, VNIT, CIMFR, MRSAC, AMD, BMPL etc. Shri R N Chouhan, HoD (Downstream) was the overall co-ordinator of the event and the compering was done by Mrs. R Vishakha, Admin Officer.

Commemoration of 75 years of Indian independence(Bharat ka Amrut Mahotsava) and celebrating India’s achievements

The Hon;ble Prime Minister Shri Modi Ji launched the Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav which is is a series of events organized by the government of India to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Independence. The mahotsav will be celebrated as a peoples' movement across the country.
The various activities undertaken by JNARDDC under Azadi ka Amrut Mahotsav

भारत की आजादी का अमृत महोत्सव आइये राष्ट्रगान गाते है

NABL Accredited Lab - Certificate No : TC-8254

JNARDDC is a NABL accredited Lab. National Accreditation Board of Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL, New Delhi) has granted ISO/IEC 17025:2017 certificate of accreditation vide certificate no. TC-8254. JNARDDC is committed to provide highly quality testing and consultancy services as per NABL guidelines and standards.


Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development and Design Centre, Nagpur is a centre of excellence set up in 1989 to create a research and development support system for the emerging aluminium industry in India by undertaking basic and applied research in the areas of bauxite, alumina and aluminium.
JNARDDC is an autonomous body of Ministry of Mines and is registered under Societies Registration Act, 1860 (455/87-Nagpur dated 13.8.1987) and Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950 (F-6778-Nagpur dated 8.10.1987) as a Trust.
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Develop indigenous technologies and provide value addition services to both primary and secondary aluminium industries with a special emphasis on energy reduction and environmental sustenance through scientific research and development for industrial growth and socio-economic development


Provide modern technological inputs to aluminium industries and other sectors for value addition, reduction in energy / material consumption and environmental pollution based on optimum utilisation of existing facilities and further development of technical capabilities