Jamshedpur: Tata's JUSCO is a company that takes its Corporate Social Responsibility very seriously. It is the equivalent of a municipal corporation for Jamshedpur, providing 24-hour portable drinking water, uninterrupted power supply and infrastructure for the local population.
For the not-so-privileged of Jamshepdur, a regular day begins stocking up drinking water from a tanker. A free service by the Jamshedpur Utilities and Services Company Limited, popularly called JUSCO, the TATA Steel enterprise provides water to people residing in the rural vicinity of the steel city.
JUSCO, which is India's first corporate integrated urban infrastructure service provider, is the equivalent of a municipal corporation in the 64-square kilometre steel city. With 24-hour portable drinking water, uninterrupted power supply, amusement parks, stadiums, sprawling roads, JUSCO has altered the meaning of life.
JUSCO DGM AP Singh said, "The entire gamut of services provided by JUSCO, be it water management, power, municipal solid waste management, any customer, who wants to lodge a complain can request at JUSCO Sahyog Kendra, which is basically a call centre concept". ...more
09:50 AM, Jun 01, 2012