Recognised for our excellence

Many prestigious platforms have recognized and awarded our performance in sustainable development and operational excellence.

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Vedanta Group has been recognised as a 'Great Place to Work'

In a resounding endorsement of its industry-leading people practices, Vedanta Group India's leading producer of metals, minerals and oil & gas, along with its business units (with the exception of Sterlite Copper and Iron Ore Mining - Goa), have been accredited as Great Place to Work-Certified (TM) for creating an ecosystem of trust, high-performance culture and imbibing aspects of credibility, respect, fairness, pride, and camaraderie among its employees.

Awards

Vedanta Limited

Great Place to Work

People Practices

IOB

‘Best Employer Brand Award’

South India Best Employer Brand Awards 2021 held by World HRD Congress

BALCO

Greentech Award 2021

CSR & HR Excellence

IOB

Green Tech Award

For Employee Engagement & Technology in HR

Cairn

Winner, Human Capital Award

For ‘Developing Future Leaders’ by Frost & Sullivan.

Cairn

Legal Team of the Year

India Legal Awards 2021

VAL-L

Bronze Award

For "Excellence in Reward and Recognition" category at the Economic Times Human Capital Awards

VAB

CII HR Excellence Award

Strong Commitment to HR Excellence

BALCO

Greentech Award 2021

Abhijit Pati, CEO and WTD of BALCO, awarded Greentech Leading Director Award 2021

Hindustan Zinc

Significant Achievement in HR

10th CII National HR Excellence Award 2019-20

Cairn Oil & Gas

Great Place to Work is the global benchmark on building, sustaining and recognizing high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

Top 25 India's Best Workplaces for Women 2019 by Great Place To Work

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Karnataka Division

Best Employer Brand

Best Employer Brand Award 2019 at World HRD Congress

Sesa Goa Iron Ore

Best Employer Brand

Goa State Best Employer Brand 2019 endorsed by CHRO Asia.

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Great Place to Work certified - High Trust & High Performance

Great Place to Work

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Great Place to Work certified - High Trust & High Performance

Great Place to Work

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Result Orientation

Economic Times Great Manager's Award

BALCO

HR Enagement Initiatives

AON Best Employer Award

BALCO

Best Leadership Development Program

World HRD Congress -ET HR Talent Management Leadership Award

BALCO

HR Initiatives/Performance

CII HR Excellnece Award

BALCO

Human Resources

ET Now National Best Employer of the Year

BALCO

Human Resources

Economic Times Great Managers Award

sustainability

Vedanta's journey towards creating a greener planet

Our sustainable development journey continues to create value for our stakeholders. While we have invested our time and resources in introspecting our actions we have achieved our targets and formulated ambitious new ones. Furthermore, we have adopted global best practices, taken innovative leaps, aligned our standards with industry benchmarks and charted some of our own. We have done all this and continue to do it with a singular agenda of ensuring long-term growth for all stakeholders.

Awards

HZL

Dow Jones Sustainability Index 2021

Ranked 5th globally, 1st in Asia Pacific and 1st Globally in Environment dimension in the Metal and Mining sector

HZL

S&P Global Sustainability Awards

ESG

VAL Jharsuguda

Apex Green leaf award

Gold Award for Environment Excellence in Metal and Mining Sector category

Aluminium Business

Silver Award

For Best Regional Campaign Category for Mission Kalahandi: Zero Poverty, Zero Hunger

HZL

Winner' at the 5th CII National HR Circle Competition 2021.

For efforts in 'Inclusion and Social Impact'

HZL

Most Sustainable Company in Mining Industry for 2021

World Finance Magazine

Balco

Excellence in Corporate Governance

Greentech Foundation

HZL

Most Sustainable Company in the Mining Industry – 2021

World finance at their Sustainability Awards 202

Sterlite Copper (Silvassa)

Sustainability 4.0 Awards 2021

The "Challengers Award" under Mega Large Business Metals Category.

IOB

Apex India Green Leaf Award

For Environment Excellence from Apex India Foundation

BALCO

SABERA Award 2021

For its CSR efforts under the Responsible Business of the Year category

Cairn

Frost and Sullivan & TERI Sustainability Award

Sustainability 4.0 Award 2021 : Leaders' Award Under Mega Large Business Sector

BALCO

Golden Peacock Awards

For Energy Efficiency – 2021

Hindustan Zinc

Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Ranked 1st in Asia-Pacific region and 5th Globally in Metal and Mining sector

Hindustan Zinc

The Sustainability Yearbook 2020

Featured in The Sustainability Yearbook 2020 by S & P Global and RobecoSAM as Sustainability Leaders

Hindustan Zinc

FTSE4Good Emerging Index

Member of FTSE4Good Emerging Index across - Environment, Social and Governance

Hindustan Zinc

GCSR Health Impact Award

Women & Child Health Initiative - conferred with the title of 'Game Changer' for its Khushi Anganwadi Program

Hindustan Zinc

ASSOCHAM Women Achievers Awards 2019

SAKHI as Best CSR initiative for Women Award

Zinc Football

Best Grassroots Football Programme of 2019

Zinc Football - Best Grassroots Football Programme of 2019 at Football Delhi Awards

Zinc Football

Zee Hindustan Award

Remarkable contribution in the promotion of sporting activities at Zawar Mines.

BALCO

Golden Peacock Award, 2019

Corporate Social Responsibility Practices

Hindustan Zinc

Zee Business and World CSR Day Best Environmental Sustainability Award

Best Environmental Sustainability Award for excellence in CSR and Sustainability

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Karnataka Division

Best Community Development Award' at National CSR Leadership Congress & Awards presented by Zee Business

Excellence in CSR & Sustainability

Sesa Goa Iron Ore

Mining Mazma – 2019

Sustainable Mining

Sesa Goa Iron Ore

State Award For Voluntary Blood Donation

Vedanta Lanjigarh

CSR Innovative Project Award for the revival of Dhokra Art and Saura Art by India CSR

Livelihood Program

Vedanta Lanjigarh

CSR Health Impact Award 2019 for Open Defecation Free (ODF) under the Swachhta Project by India CSR

Swachhta Project

Vedanta Lanjigarh

India CSR Summit and Exhibition 2019

6th CSR Impact Award for Aajeevika Project in reviving Dhokra art

Vedanta Jharsuguda

IFSEC INDIA AWARD 2019

Excellence in CSR Security initiatives, Excellence in Control Room Operations

Vedanta Jharsuguda

CII-EHS Award 2019

Best practices in EHS

BALCO

ET 2 Good 4 Good Award

CSR Activities

BALCO

Dainik Jagran Award

CSR Activities

BALCO

Best PR Practices Award

CSR Activities

BALCO

India News - Gaurav Awards

CSR Activities

BALCO

Zee - Gauravshalli Awards

CSR Activities

HSE

Vedanta’s HSE Policy paves way for a brighter future

At Vedanta Group, we believe in sustainable development and are committed to effective management of health, safety, and the environment as an integral part of our business. The health and safety of our employees and stakeholders who may be impacted by the company’s operations is of paramount importance and our aim is zero harm to people and to the environment.

Awards

FACOR

British Safety Award

HSE

Vizag General Cargo Berth Private Limited, Visakhapatnam, IOB

Greentech Effective Safety Culture Award 2021

Safety Award

ESL

Bronze

Apex India Safety Award 2021

Cairn

British Safety Council (BSC)

Cairn’s three mines in Barmer, Rajasthan – Mangala, Bhagyam and Aishwariya (MBA) received ‘Five Star’ ratings in the Occupational Health and Safety Audit

VAL Jharsuguda

CII Health, Safety and Environment Excellence Award

CII Odisha Annual Meet 2021-22

Cairn Oil & Gas, Vedanta Limited

The Best Rural Health Initiative Award under the Gold Category

5th CSR Health Impact Awards organized by Integrated Health & Wellbeing Council.

HZL

International Safety Award 2021 Merit

Awarded by the British Safety Council for the project at the Rajpura Dariba Complex

Cairn

World CSR Congress Forum

The Best Rural Health Initiative

Cairn

COVID Warrior Award

District Hospital

Hindustan Zinc

Excellent Renewable Initiative under Platinum Category

For 22 MW Solar Power Project at Rampura Agucha Mine by Green Maple Foundation Annual Award 2019

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Value Added Business (VAB) Unit

Energy Efficient Unit at the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) 20th National Award

Excellence in Energy Management

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Value Added Business (VAB) Unit

Gomant Sarvochcha Suraksha Puraskar at Green Triangle Society Safety Awards 2018

Safety

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Odisha State Safety Conclave 2019

Kalinga Safety Excellence Award 2018

Vedanta Lanjigarh

CII - Excellent Energy Efficient Unit Award 2019

Plant efficiency

Vedanta Lanjigarh

CII Energy Efficient Unit Award 2019

Plant efficiency- Smelter II

Vedanta Lanjigarh

CII Energy Efficiency Award- 2019

Plant efficiency- CPP

Vedanta Lanjigarh

SEEM National Energy Management Award 2019.

Energy Management

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Kalinga Safety Excellence Award 2018 by Odisha State Safety Conclave

Safety Practices

BALCO

Directorate of Mines Safety - Mines Safety Award

Annual Mines Safety Fortnight

BALCO

Golden Peacock Award

Energy Efficiency

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Energy Efficiency Summit 2019

Excellent Energy Efficient Unit award 2019 for technological advancements in energy efficiency processes

BALCO

Energy & Environment Foundation Global Environment Award

Energy & Environment

BALCO

CII Energy Efficiency Awards

Sustainable Mining & Energy Efficiency

BALCO

Mining Nazar 2019

Balco Mines - Sustainable Mining Practices

BALCO

FIMI Misrilall Jain Environment Award

Chotia Mines -Best Environment practices

BALCO

Ministry of Labour & Employment- National Safety Award

Best Safety Initiatives

BALCO

Sustainable Business of the year Award

Best Sustainability practices

BALCO

ET Now Stars of the Industry

CSR Initiatives

business

Vedanta has a world-wide presence

Vedanta Limited, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Limited, is the world's leading Oil & Gas and Metals company with significant operations in Oil & Gas, Zinc, Lead, Silver, Copper, Iron Ore, Steel, and Aluminium & Power with primary operations across developing economies of India and Africa. We have a responsibility to ensure that we contribute towards the development of these countries and their communities by focusing on constant growth, innovation, value creation, and improved operations.

Our subsidiaries include Bharat Aluminium Company, Lanjigarh Alumina Refinery, Hindustan Zinc, Sterlite Copper, Cairn India, ESL Steels, Talwandi Sabo Power Limited, Sesa Goa Iron Ore, Gamsberg, Black Mountain Mining, Skorpion Zinc.

Awards

Ms. Amrita Singh, Head Domestic Marketing

India Procurement Leadership Forum & Awards 2020

Ms. Amrita Singh conferred with "Woman Procurement Leader"

Hindustan Zinc Legal team

Legal Summit and Awards 2019

Legal Department was declared winner of the 'Legal Team of the Year 2019' Award

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Karnataka Division

Vedanta Sesa Goa Iron Ore Karnataka Unit won 46 awards at the Mines Safety Association Karnataka Zone – 3

Various categories

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Rahul Sharma awarded Samaya Business Icon of the Year

Vast contribution to India's metals and mining industry and his crucial role in the development of the sector through business excellence

BALCO

IMEA Future Factory Ready Award

Operational Excellence

BALCO

QCFI – NCQC

Improvement Projects

BALCO

ET Now CEO of the Year Award

BALCO

Customs Department Best Importer Award

Import Initiatives

Aluminium and Power

People Business Great Managers Award by Economic Times and People Business

Top 50 Great Managers of the Country

Aluminium and Power

Excellence in trade finance- 2nd Financial leadership Award

2nd Financial Leadership Award

Aluminium and Power

Bronze at the India Public Relations and Corporate Communications Awards 2019

CSR Communications

Aluminium and Power

ET Now Business Leader of the Year 2020, Mr. Ajay Kapur

Business Leadership

Vedanta Limited

Best Corporate Finance team and Best CFO

AIAI (all India association of Industries) summit and awards 2021

Vedanta Aluminium Business

‘Icon of Trust | The Extraordinaire – Brand’ 2020-22

Brand Vision Summit & Awards

HZL

‘India's Largest Silver Miner and Refiner’

IGC Excellence Award Committee

IOK, IOB

Gold and Silver Award

CII National Kaizen competition

HZL

National Award for Manufacturing Competitiveness (NAMC)

Business Excellence

Vedanta Limited

S&P Global and RobecoSAM Sustainability Yearbook

Business Excellence

Vedanta Limited

Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI) Awards CII National Awards

Business Excellence

Vedanta Limited

Frost & Sullivan - India Manufacturing Excellence Award

Business Excellence

Vedanta Limited

Association of Business Communicators in India (ABCI)

Branding

ESL

Business Tycoon Award

CFO, ESL, awarded 'Most Innovative Leader for the use of technology in Finance'

ESL

Best Indirect Tax Team

5th Annual GST Summit & Awards 2022

HZL

Industry Leadership Award - Base, Precious and Speciality Metals

S&P Global Platts Global Metal Award

IOB

Best Brands of 2021

Economic Times

Cairn

Gold Award

Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI) on the initiative ‘Quality Improvisation of Ravva Sales Gas’ at the 21st Chapter Convention held at Vishakhapatnam

HZL

League of American Communications Professionals (LACP)

Gold award for excellence within the report’s competition class and Top 100 Communication Materials with a rank of 56 among all entries under the Spotlight awards 2021 category for the integrated annual report FY 2020-21

Vedanta Limited

Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Business Excellence

FACOR

National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC) 2021

1 Excellent & 2 Distinguished Award by QCFI Coimbatore

ESL

CCQC (Convention on Quality Concepts) Award-Kaizen

Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI)

IOB

Gold and Silver award

CII National Kaizen competition

Hindustan Zinc

Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM

Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM by Great Place to Work Institute

CRDL, Hindustan Zinc

1st European Patent - EP 3192882

Received patent for Method for Production of Potassium Antimony Tartarate by Utilizing Antimony Bearing Residues patent has been developed by ZnTech+

Sterlite Copper - Silvassa Unit

Quality Circle Forum India

Par Excellence Award for Kaizen Competition

Sterlite Copper - Silvassa Unit

Quality Circle Forum India

Silver Award for Case study

Hindustan Zinc

Express Logistics & Supply Chain Conclave

Outstanding Digital Transformation In Supply Chain Award

Cairn Oil & Gas

Five awards under the Oil Mine Category for the year 2015 and 2016 at the national safety awards

Consistent safety performance at our operations in Ravva, Suvali, and Bhagyam.

Cairn Oil & Gas

Gas production team of Cairn Oil & Gas

1st prize at the Quality Circle Forum of India's 5S competition. A team of five members presented a case study on "Implementation of '5S' technique in ATR (Annual Turn Around)" thereby 20 hours of saving with improved safety performance. QCFI, Delhi chapter, and sub-chapter Jaipur, conducted 'CCQC 2019 Convention' on September 20, 2019.

Cairn Oil & Gas

Ravva onshore and offshore fields has been awarded "Five Star" rating for the excellence in EHS (Environment, Health and Safety) practices

Large-scale industries category by Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) in the CII - SR EHS Excellence Award 2019.

Cairn Oil & Gas

Platinum Prize for Raageshwari, and Certificate of Appreciation for Mangala, Bhagyam, Aishwarya and Midstream business units

8th FICCI Safety Systems Excellence Awards ceremony for safety excellence.

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Quality Circle Forum of India

14 awards in various categories in 28th Chapter Convention on Quality Concepts for Cultural Breakthrough

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Quality Circle Forum of India, National Convention for Quality Concepts 2019

Outstanding innovation and continuous improvement of concept application

Vedanta Lanjigarh

Frost & Sullivan - India Manufacturing Excellence Award 2019

India Manufacturing Excellence Award 2019 in Gold for manufacturing processes and achieving business results

Vedanta Jharsuguda

Maritime Gateway- Smart Expoter-Aluminium Award

Highest Performing Container Exporter

Vedanta Jharsuguda

Kolkata Port Award

Highest Performing Container Exporter

Vedanta Jharsuguda

Quality Circle Forum of India

Innovation/Creative Ideas/Kaizens adopted on the implementation of 5S.

Vedanta Jharsuguda

National Convention on Quality Concepts

Plant 1, Vedanta Ltd., Jharsuguda has bagged JUSE 5S (Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers) Award

Vedanta Jharsuguda

ISO

Safety - SEZ Unit (Plant II) certified with ISO 50001:2011(Energy Management System)

BALCO

AAI – INCAL

Improvement Projects

BALCO

Future Supply Chain Solution Limited 8th -Manufacturing Excellence Award

Quality Excellence in Vendor Selection & Evaluation

BALCO

IMC RBNQA

Manufacturing

BALCO

Transformation Business Media - Future of Procurement Summit and Awards

Procurement Transformation & Growth

innovation

Vedanta's Culture of Digi-innovation

Digitalisation is a key focus area at Vedanta, and refers to the use of innovative technology to change a business model and provide value-producing opportunities. Digitalising fundamentally enables the organisation to "think" digitally by enhancing business processes to lead to continuous improvement across cost, productivity, and sustainability.

Awards

Cairn

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

Innovative Award' for ‘HR Digitisation’

VAL Jharsuguda

Gold Awards

For Manufacturing Excellence & Digital Smart Manufacturer categories at IMexl Integrated Manufacturing Excellence Initiative

VAL Jharsuguda

IDC India Future Enterprise Awards

Winner of 'Best in Future of Digital Infrastructure' Award

HZL

CII Digital Transformation (Dx) Award

Digitalisation

Cairn

World Book of Records

Certificate of Participation for Largest virtual marathon - Cairn Pink City Half Marathon

RJON crude security systems, Cairn Oil & Gas

Excellence in Security Technology implementation and Preventive System, IFSEC India

December 2019 for measures to ensure security disruptions and maintain business continuity

Cairn Oil & Gas

SAP ACE Award in the category "Breakthrough Innovation - Business Re-model Disruption, Step Growth".

For "Rig Schedule & Automated Workflow" project, recognized for Best Practices at the Oil & Gas Conference held in Texas on September 18, 2019.

Cairn Oil & Gas

SAP Industry Innovation Award for "Excellence in Operations Category for Oil & Gas".

For "Rig Schedule & Automated Workflow" project. Best Practices for Oil & Gas Conference held in Texas on September 18, 2019.

Cairn Oil & Gas

Digitally Advanced Company of the Year, Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry (FIPI), 2019

For intensive deployment of digitalisation initiatives to drive value-creation across business operations and functions.

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Value Added Business (VAB) Unit

CII Quality Circle recognition

For developing an effective concept case study on improved traffic management

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Value Added Business (VAB) Unit

2nd place at the Kaizen Conference and competition held by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)

Best Kaizen Award

Sesa Goa Iron Ore Value Added Business (VAB) Unit

Finalist in SECONA SHIELD award

Control and Command Centre for Innovative Practices and Technology