Category: Orissa Cement Projects
Ultratech Cement to expand cement grinding unit at Jharsuguda near Dhutra in Arda in Orissa with an investment of Rs. 25 million. The expansion will done at the existing premises and will require an 66.87 ha. The capacity will increase by increase in use of fly ash, slag and Clinker quantity as raw material. Clinker (1.40 MTPA), Fly ash (0.5 MTPA), Gypsum (0.10 MTPA) and slag (0.080 MTPA) will be required to produce cement. Clinker will be procured from Own cement plant HCW Situated at Hirmi near Rajpur (Chhattisgarh). Fly ash will be procured from Orrisa Power Corporation, Hindalco, Hirakud & OPGC, and IB. Gypsum will be sourced from Gypsum mines in Hanumangarh and Anoopgarh, Rajasthan and Slag will be procured from Rourkela plant and Jindal steel & power plant.