Guwahati; January 28, 2024: The Inspectorate of Boilers, Assam, is delighted to host and announce the Bharat Steam Boiler Expo 2024. This significant event is set to unfold over three days, starting on the 27th of February and concluding on the 29th of February, at the esteemed Veterinary College Field in Khanapara. The announcement of the expo was made today in the kind presence of Shri N. Borah, Chief Inspectorate of Boilers, Assam; Mrs. Sita Baruah, General Manager (MS, L&D), Guwahati Refinery, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. and Nalini Buragohain, Chief General Manager (Corporate affairs) at Numaligarh Refinery.
This ground breaking event is a dynamic collaboration with industry giants such as Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), Oil India Limited (OIL), Numaligarh Refinery Ltd. (NRL), Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Ltd. (BCPL), Assam Petro Chemicals and NTPC limited. The Expo will witness active participation from leading manufacturers, esteemed experts, and industry users from across the nation.
The 1st Bharat Steam Boiler Expo 2024 is not just an event; it’s a celebration of the pivotal role boilers play in India’s industrial landscape. Serving as the heart of manufacturing units across diverse industries, boilers are the unsung heroes driving production and innovation.
At the core of this initiative lies the venerable Indian Boiler Act, a century-old framework ensuring safety and efficiency in the boiler industry. With this robust foundation, Assam strides confidently into a new era of industrialization, promising a surge in employment opportunities for our local workforce.
The Expo aims to propel the growth and efficiency of various industries that use steam boilers, facilitate the exchange of knowledge and experiences, and foster networking and business opportunities amongst stakeholders.
The event is expected to host a range of participants including domestic and international steam boiler manufacturers, suppliers of ancillary equipment, service and maintenance professionals and representatives from sectors reliant on steam boilers such as power plants, textile industries, food processing plants, chemical manufacturers, and more.
The expo will host exhibitions which will be an extensive showcase of products and technologies including cutting-edge boiler designs, innovations in fuel efficiency, pollution control equipment and automation and safety solutions.
During the event there will be a series of seminars and workshops conducted by industry experts on topics such as best maintenance practices, regulatory compliance and safety standards and emerging trends in boiler technology.
The Expo will serve as a platform for business-to-business meetings and collaborations, insights into government subsidies and financing for new technology adoption and exploring export markets.
Bharat Steam Boiler Expo 2024 expects engagement from various government agencies overseeing industry regulations, safety, and environmental compliance.
Speaking on the announcement today, Hon’ble Minister Shri Sanjoy Kishan, Minister of Welfare of Tea Tribes, Minister of Labour & Employment, Government of Assam says, “We take immense pride in unveiling an event that will redefine Assam’s industrial landscape. The Bharat Steam Boiler Expo 2024 embodies our vision for inclusive, sustainable, and progressive development. Join us in this transformative journey.”
“The Expo is a rallying call to the sector’s professionals and workers. We are dedicated to driving skill development, ensuring Assam’s workforce is ready for the exciting opportunities unfolding in our evolving industrial landscape.”, said Dr. B. Kalyan Chakravarthy, Principal Secretary to the Govt. of Assam
Shri N. Borah, Chief Inspectorate of Boilers, Assam says, “As we embark on this historic event, we reaffirm our commitment to safety, efficiency, and advancement within the boiler industry. The expo is not just a showcase; it’s a testament to Assam’s prowess and potential.”
Message from Co-Hosts (Indian Oil, Oil India, NRL, BCPL, & Assam Petro Chemicals, NTPC): “In collaboration, we pave the way for innovation and sustainability in the boiler industry. This expo is our shared platform to showcase the prowess and promise of this indispensable sector.”
The organizing committee of Bharat Steam Boiler Expo 2024 extended a warm invitation to the media, industry contributors, and all stakeholders to join us in this pivotal and industry-shaping event. Your presence is highly valued as we collectively define the future of our industry.