Zuari Cement, an Italcementi group company, to set up cement grinding unit at Auj (Aherwadi) and Shingadgaon villages in Solapur, Maharashtra. The new unit will have a production capacity of 1 mtpa and is expected to be operational by the second quarter of 2015. The company has conducted a ground-breaking ceremony in October 2013.
Bulk Cement Corporation to expand its Taloja plant in Raigad in Maharashtra. The capacity of the plant is to be expanded from (1.20 MTPA to 1.50 MTPA) and the process will mainly involve blending, grinding and packing process of fly ash, gypsum and clinker. Increase in production capacity of Pozzolona Portland Cement (PPC) will be achieved by installation of fly ash processing with clinker (1.02 MTPA), gypsum (0.025 MTPA) and fly ash (0.45 MTPA). Total water requirement from CIDCO will be 100 m3/d. The total project cost is estimated at Rs. 700 million.
|Project Location : Maharashtra, Maharashtra|
Century Textiles and Industries is planning to expand its cement production capacity. As a part of the project, the company is planning to set up a greenfield cement plant with an installed capacity of 2 million tpa in Maharashtra. The project is estimated to cost Rs.9,650 million. On commissioning, the company's cement production capacity will be increased to 11.3 million tpa. Work on the project has started.