ISKANDERABAD

ISKANDERABAD

THE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE OF MIANWALI

ISKANDERABAD THE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE OF MIANWALI AND IS LOCATED IN DAUD KHEL UNION COUNCIL OF MIANWALI. AS MIANWALI IS A MINERAL RICHED DISTRICT OF PAKISTAN SO IN THE EARLY DAYS AFTER INDEPENDENCE MIANWALI WAS GIVEN DUE IMPORTANCE AND SAME IS EVIDENT FROM THE AMOUNT OF WORK IN THE DISTRICT.

IN 1952 FIRST STEP TOWARD INDUSTRIATION IN MIANWALI WAS TAKEN BY CONSTRUCTION OF CEMENT AND FERTILIZER INDUSTRIES. MAPLE LEAF CEMENT FACTORY WORK WAS STARTED IN 1955 WITH THE COOPERATION OF GOVERNMENT OF CANADA. PAK AMERICAN FERTILIZER FACTORY WAS COMPLETED IN 1956.

ON 23 FEB 1956 THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF PAKISTAN  SAHIBZADA SAYYID ISKANDER ALI MIRZA CAME ON INAUGURAL CEREMONY  DUE TO WHICH AREA WAS GIVEN THE NAME OF ISKANDERABAD AND NOW KNOWN AS  ISKANDER ABAD COLONEY .IN THIS AREA MANY OTHER FACTORIES ALSO BUILT AND EXIST LIKE CAUSTIC SODA DESCON ARE ITS FAMOUS INDUSTRIES. PAKISTAN PENCILINE FACTORY AND DYING FACTORY.

 

INDUSTRIES IN ISKANDERABAD  MIANWALI

MAPLE LEAF CEMENT FACTORY LIMITED ISKANDERABAD  MIANWALI CEMENT 1958 GREY CEMENT , WHITE CEMENT 450000 M.TONS, 30000 M.TONS
ANTIBIOTIC (PVT)LTD,. ISKANDARABAD  MIANWALI DRUGS & PHARMACEUTICAL 1959 SYRUPS , CAPSULES , INJECTIONS , OINTMENT , SPIRIT 36 TH. LITRES , 5400 TH.NOS. , 18660 TH.NOS. , 900 TH.NOS. , 28 TH. LITRES
PAK AMERICAN FERTILIZERS LTD ISKANDERABAD  MIANWALI FERTILIZER 1958 UREA 346500 M.TONS
MAPLE LEAF ELECTRIC CO. LTD. ISKANDARABAD  MIANWALI POWER GENERATION 1999 ELECTRICITY

23.84 MW

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MAPLE LEAF CEMENT IS A PART OF KOHINOOR MAPLE LEAF GROUP(KMLG).THE GROUP COMPRISES OF COMPANIES, WHICH ARE RANKED AMONGST THE TOP COMPANIES IN THE CEMENT AND TEXTILE SECTOR. MAPLE LEAF CEMENT FACTORY LIMITED (MLCFL) IS ONE OF THE PIONERS OF CEMENT INDUSTRY IN PAKISTAN. MLCFL OWNS AND OPERATES THREE PRODUCTION LINES FOR GREY AND THE PRODUCTION LINES FOR WHITE CEMENT. THE PLANTS ARE LOCATED AT DAUDKHEL. DISTRICT MIANWALI. TOTAL ANNUAL CLINKER CAPACITY OF THE COMPANY IS RECORDED AT3,690,000TONS.

PAK AMERICAN FERTILIZER LIMITED

ISKANDERABAD

 HISTORY AND TECHNICAL DATA OF PAK AMERICAN FERTILIZER LIMITED

THE PLANT IS LOCATED AT ISKANDERABAD, DISTRICT MIANWALI. IT WAS THE FIRST NITROGENOUS PLANT BUILT IN PAKISTAN. THE PROJECT WHEN COMMISSIONED IN 1957 WAS DESIGNED TO PRODUCE 40 METRIC TONES PER DAY OF AMMONIA TO BE FULLY CONVERTED INTO 150 METRIC TONES PER DAY OF AMMONIUM SULPHATE. THE UNIT UNDERWENT EXPANSION IN 1968 WHEN THE CAPACITY WAS INCREASED TO 273 METRIC TONES PER DAY I.E. 90,000 METRIC TONES PER ANNUM OF AMMONIUM SULPHATE.

THE AMMONIUM SULPHATE PLANT WAS CLOSED IN JUNE, 1997 AND A NEW AMMONIA /UREA COMPLEX HAVING CAPACITY OF 600 METRIC TONE PER DAY OF AMMONIA AND 1050 METRIC TONE PER DAY OF UREA, STARTED COMMENCED PRODUCTION IN NOVEMBER, 1999. THE ANNUAL PRODUCTION CAPACITY OF THE PLANT IS 346,500 METRIC TONE OF UREA.



TOTAL COMPLETION COST OF THE PROJECT WAS RS.9, 700.060 MILLION, OUT  OF WHICH RS.6, 878.119 MILLION WAS IN FOREIGN CURRENCY. THE AUTHORIZED AND PAID UP CAPITAL OF THE COMPANY IS RS.3, 000 MILLION, WHICH IS SUBSCRIBED BY NFC. THE RAW MATERIAL USED IS NATURAL GAS FROM SNGPL NETWORK. TODAY THE PLANT IS RUNNING AT 1176 TONE PER DAY WHICH IS THE 112% OF THE DESIGNED CAPACITY 1050 TONE PER DAY OF UREA AND 650 TONES PER DAY OF AMMONIA. BOTH PLANTS HAVE BEEN DESIGNED BY TOYO ENGINEERING JAPAN. AMMONIA PLANT IS UNDER LICENSE FROM KELLOGG INTERNATIONAL, USA, WHILE UREA PLANT IS TEC’S OWN. THE PLANTS ARE LATEST IN DESIGN AND MOST MODERN. THE COMPANY POSSESSES OVER 11,481 KANALS OF LAND, COMPRISING 6,432 FOR FACTORY, 2,818 FOR HOUSING COLONY AND 2,230 FOR EXPERIMENTAL FARM.



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