Pantnagar Metal Plant received first prize under category of Process Industry – Large along with the certificate of gold rating during 2nd CII National 5S Excellence Award - 2017 on 27th October, 2017 at New Delhi. There were around 112 participants in the category. The award was given by Mr. S.S. Gupta – Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt of India and Mr. Winfried Damm – Director, Indo – German Energy Program. The award was received by Mr. C. Chandru – Head PMP, Mr. V.K. Singh – Head Civil, PMP and Mr. Sandeep Nain – Head Quality, PMP.