Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development & Design Center
Autonomus Body Under Ministry of Mines, Government of India
NABL Accredited Lab

JNARDDC Building

NABL Accredited Lab - Certificate No : TC-8254

JNARDDC has been granted the accreditation (9T-4561) by National Accreditation Board of Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL, New Delhi) in Jan 2019 vide certificate no.TC-8254 . This will lead to further expansion of the testing and consultancy services of JNARDDC


Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development and Design CenterJawaharlal Nehru Aluminium research development and Design Centre, Nagpur is a "Centre of Excellence" set up in 1989 and fully functional since 1996. We are located in a sprawling campus just outside the orange city of Nagpur. Sylvan surroundings and a modern technical complex with state of art equipments provide just the right atmosphere for the scientist and staff of the Center to make creative contributions to the technological growth of the Indian Aluminium Industry.
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News and Events

1)  Meeting on Establishing Technologies for Rare Earths Extraction from Fly Ash & Red Mud on 16th April 2019 with NITI Aayog

2)  30th Foundation day program of JNARDDC for 2019 shall be celebrated on 29th April 2019.

3)  ICNFMM-2019 Conference : Corporate Monitor (CM) is organizing 23rd International Conference on Nonferrous Minerals and Metals (ICNFMM 2019) in association with JNARDDC, AAI, CSIR and CGCRI during 12-13 July, 2019 in Kolkata. The theme of the conference is recycling and utilization of non-ferrous metal processing wastes.

4)  IBAAS 2019 Symposium : 8th International Symposium - “Technological Advances in Alumina, Aluminium Smelter, Downstream Operations, Energy Conservation, Environmental Control and Intelligent Manufacturing with Special Reference to China” is being organised by International Bauxite, Alumina & Aluminium Society (IBAAS) in Guiyang, China during September 4 - 6, 2019

5)  Review of JNARDDC, Nagpur on 10th April 2019 by Dr. K. Rajeswara Rao, IAS, Additional Secretary (Mines), Govt. of India


To create a state of the art research institute for the development of technologies and provide services to both primary and secondary aluminium industries with a special emphasis on environmental sustenance


To provide technological inputs to primary and secondary aluminium industries for optimum utilization of existing facilities and further development of technical capabilities


Environmental sustenance Conserve materials and energy Utilization of industrial wastes Development of downstream areas Upgrade the knowledge of industry personnel