Ardent Steel Limited (ASL) is the leading Pellet manufacturing company in India. ASL, a company incorporated under the Companies Act on 30th April 2007 is an industrial house having interest in Sponge Iron, Steel and Power having their Registered Office and Corporate Office at Raipur, Chhattisgarh with a Branch Office at Keonjhar in Odisha.

The Company is a subsidiary company of M/s. Godawari Power & Ispat Limited (GPIL), Raipur Hira Group of Industries, the main promoter company GPIL having 75% the paid-up capital in ASL and balance 25% by Mr. Sanjay Gupta & Associates.

The Company has established a 0.6 MTPA Iron Ore Pelletisation Plant in Village / P.O. Phuljhar, Block Banspal, Tehsil Telkoi, in Keonjhar District, Odisha. The operations of the plant were started on 31/07/2010. This was a step towards value addition to the iron ore mines deposits with some soft ore in the Gandhamardhan and other nearby deposits of Keonjhar district., Odisha, one of the most iron enriched regions of the world. This plant is the first of its kind (Grate Kiln Technology) in the state. The plant uses Hematite ore from the iron ore belt of Barbil, Dist.: Keonjhar. The current production of Pellets in India is approx. 60 Million Tons is mostly being used for captive consumption. We are a Merchant Plant cater into the domestic and also in international markets. The plant is running with valid Consent to establish and Consent to Operate from State Pollution Control Board, Odisha.