part of its employees' welfare policy,, Pakistan
Steel has provided housing facilities for 4053 employees
in its township. It has also facilated another 6000
employees in acquiring housing in the adjacent "Gulshan-e-Hadeed"
settlement on an easy installment ownership basis.
Steel has made a major contribution in the physical
planning and housing sector of its employees. The development
of Steel Town was undertaken by Pakistan Steel and by
June 1983 4053 houses were constructed across an area
of 8126 acres. In addition local amenities including,
schools, colleges, shops, banks, a 100 bed hospital,
a medical centre, two guest houses, religious facilities
and recreational facilities were included.
further facilitate employees Pakistan Steel decided
to implement a separate housing scheme and developed
a further township by the name Gulshan-e-Hadeed. The
first phase consisting of 2095 units was completed in
September, 1985. By 1994, the second phases consisting
of approximately 4000 houses was also completed. All
these houses were alloted to employees of Pakistan Steel
on an easy instalment and ownership basis. The township
includes all loacal amenities and facilities.