Wonder Cement Ltd, (promoted by RK Marble Group) is planning to expand its cement capacity at its Sangaria unit in Nimbahera in Chittogarh district of Rajasthan. The project involves expanding its cement unit from 3.25 mtpa to 8.0 mtpa and clinker unit from 2.0 mtpa to 6.0 mtpa. It also involves expanding its captive power unit from 40 MW to 80 MW. The project cost is estimated at Rs. 26250 million. It may be noted, the company also has a power unit based on DG sets for a capacity of 2.0 MW.
India Cements is planning to increase it cement production capacity at its Dalavoi in Ariyalur district and in Sanakridurg in Tamil Nadu. It Dalavoi unit will add a new production line of 2.16 mtpa while Sankaridurg will increase its capacity by 0.7 mtpa. The plant will also have captive power plant of 40 MW. The total investment is envisaged at Rs. 18000 million.
Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL) is planning to set up a 3.0 million tpa cement plant in Andhra Pradesh. The company will make use of 6.0 lakh tonne of fly ash, a million tonne of slag generated from Vizag steel plant. The company has selected a site near Gangavaram port and has appointed a valuer to acquire the land. The company is likely to float a fresh tender to select a developer.