Tata Steel

Coal Tailings

Coal Tailings, a Tata Steel by-product of coal, are generated from the finest circuit of the coal washing or coal beneficiation process. Primarily used as coal for Brick Kilns, Coal Tailings promise consistent quality with high calorific value.

Tata Steel is well known among the chief non coking coal suppliers in India. The typical size of Coal Tailings is less than 0.5 mm holding a very high Calorific Value ranging between 3700 - 5300 Kcal/Kg.

Coal Tailings are widely used in numerous retail applications including Brick Kilns and Cokeries, Power Plants and more. It is the High Calorific Value (CV) of Coal that helps Brick Kiln manufacturers reduce cost and increase savings.

Tata Steel is one of the leading non coking coal suppliers in India offering the following products

West Bokaro (WB) Tailings

West Bokaro (WB) Tailings

The quality of West Bokaro tailings is equivalent to CIL G8 grade. This high CV coal by-product is also consistent in quality and has an established and efficient supply chain for retail sale.

The Industrial By-Product Management Division (IBMD) of Tata Steel being the sole coal tailing supplier in India has planned to launch a mobile app "IBMD Sahaj" for retail sales to facilitate hassle free order placing and tracking.

JCPP Tailings

JCPP Tailings

Tailings generated from Jamadoba Coal Preparation Plant are called JCPP tailings.

The quality of JCPP Tailings is equivalent to G11 CIL coal grade by calorific value. We also cater to institutional customers through our well-established transport network.

BCPP Tailings

BCPP Tailings

The high CV Coal Tailings generated from Bhelatand are referred to as BCPP Tailings. The quality of BCPP tailing varies between G10-G12 equivalent CIL coal grade by calorific value.


Over the years, Tata Steel has established a strong foothold in the Coal Tailings market as a non coking coal supplier in India. Coal Tailings, irrespective of whether they are from West Bokaro or Jharia collieries of Tata Steel, have common applications. Some of the fundamental applications of Coal Tailings are mentioned below -

  • Coal for Brick Kilns Coal Tailings are largely used by Brick Kiln Manufacturers as a fuel owing to its high CV, quality and superior consistency. It is the high calorific value (CV) of coal tailings that helps Brick Kiln manufacturers reduce cost and increases their savings.
  • Cokeries In Cokeries, high CV Coal Tailings are used to make hard coke and soft coke.
  • Power Generation Coal Tailings can be blended with coarse coal and used for power generation.
Brick Kiln
Thermal Power Plant
Download Brochure to know more

All fields are mandatory

Captcha refresh