|Project Location : Karsog, Mandi district, Madhya Pradesh|
Lafarge India plans integrated cement plant at DPF Ghanger in Karsog Tehsil in Mandi district of Madhya Pradesh. The project involves setting up of a cement unit with capacity of 3.0 mtpa, a clinker unit of 2.0 mtpa and captive mining of limestone (3.0 mtpa, 800 ha). The project will entail an investment of Rs.9080 million. Lime stone (3.0 MTPA), gypsum (0.15 MTPA) coal (0.35 MTPA), Steel mill scale (0.155 MTPA), Sandstone (0.155 MTPA) and fly ash (0.90 MTPA) from TPS at Panipat, Bhatinda, Yamunanagar etc. to manufacture Pozzolona Portland Cement will be used as raw material.
Lafarge India is planning to set up an Integrated Cement Plant (Cement 3.0 MTPA & Clinker 2.0 MTPA) at DPF Ghanger and Captive Limestone Mine (3.0 MTPA, 800 ha) at Alsindi in Karsog in Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh. Limestone reserves are estimated to be about 200 million tones. The project will involve blending of raw material, coal grinding, pre-heating of coal in 6 stage pre-calciner string, pyre-processing and calcinations in the kiln, clinker cooler and storage and finally cement grinding and packing. The project is estimated to cost Rs.9080.0 million. As of September 2009, the project has obtained statutory clearances.