Corporate Social Responsibility is the guiding force of organization that look beyond mere profits. Electrosteel group firmly believes that to a large extent business is dependent on 'Society' for its growth and prosperity. Srikalahasthi Pipes Ltd., which is part of Electrosteel group espouses the same belief.

SPL is located near Srikalahasthi in the Chittoor district. By virtue of its location and its proximity to rural area, it has done extensive work for upliftment of villages.

We at SPL believe that education is one of the key indicators of social progress and it plays a decisive role in achieving development. It therefore has a place of prominence as far as our CSR initiatives are concerned. SPL carries out host of activities in the area of Education. It supports the schools located in the identified area. It sponsors the salaries of Vidya volunteers in government schools. These Vidya volunteers are qualified young boys and girls who support the schools and students by imparting quality education. By doing so SPL gives opportunity to young boys and girls in getting employment and also help them become employable. It takes care of various needs of the school - providing laboratory equipments, utensils for mid day meals, periodically conducting awareness towards environment by conducting competitions on occasion of important days and several other activities.

SPL supports the neighbouring villages in the area of health. It has conducted health camps in the neighbouring villages. These health camps especially focus on women. Qualified doctors and specialists participate in the health camp. Awareness towards women's health and hygiene is spread and free medicines are distributed.

Water is the core business of Electrsteel group. The water project of SPL is one of the unique sewage water reclamation projects in the state of Andhra Pradesh. SPL by using its own product and pipe laying skills has laid pipeline from Thukkiwakkam (near Tirupati) to the plant situated near Srikalahasthi covering a distance of 20 km. This project fulfils the twin objectives - of environmental protection by conserving water and improving the water table and meets the water requirement of future projects as well. Providing clean drinking water to villages is one of our key activities and the same is provided in neighbouring village.

SPL also supports by developing infrastructure in nearby area. It has constructed roads and provided street lights to neighbouring villages. As part of CSR activity, it has recently laid portion of pipeline to supply drinking water to Srikalahasthi town, this portion got broken during construction of new bridge. SPL aims to be with the community.

SPL maintains a shelter for cows near its plant. This shelter is meant for injured and abandoned cows. There are about 400 animals who are taken care by SPL.

We aim for an all round development of community in which we live. The activities are identified based on feedback and need for the same received from the members of the community. Subsequently an activity is planned and addressed accordingly. It is ensured that the activity is need based and centered on the community.

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