|Project Location : Alangulam, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu|
Tamil Nadu Cements (Tancem) is planning to take up a modernization programme at its cement plant at Alangulam in Tirunelveli district of TN. The project involves converting from the present wet process technology to a more efficient and cost-effective dry process mechanism. The modernisation is expected to help in reducing equipment down time, clean coal technology and ability to use alternative fuels. The project is estimated to cost Rs.1151.9 million. As of April 2010, the project is in the planning stage.