Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited is an Indian company engaged in the manufacture of cement. The company also processes sugar and has its own Research and Development arm. JH Dalmia is the Vice Chairman of Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited. The company is popularly known by its initials: DCBL.
Dalmia Cement was established in 1935 by Jaidayal Dalmia. The cement unit started commercial operations from 1939. The machinery used for cement production was imported from Germany. The factory had the capacity of manufacturing 250 tonnes per day. Magnesite operations were commenced from 1958. The 200 tonnes Vertical Shaft Kiln was installed in 1982. It initially used the Fuel Slurry process. The company got the ISO 9002 certification in 1993. The VRM-Cement Grinding Mill was commissioned in 1997. The 3300 TPD-KHD upgradation was completed in 2002. The ISO 14001 certification was obtained in 2004. The 3800 TPD FLS Plant was commissioned in 2006.
Dalmia Cement also owns and operates sugar mills in Uttar Pradesh state, India. The company has total operating capacity of 300,000 MT per year. The sugar production capacity is met by three operational units with a total collective capacity of 22500 tons of cane crush any given day. High productivity is ensured through employing state of the art technology in the sugar manufacturing process.
Research & Development
The Research and Development (R&D) processes of Dalmia Cement are done through its own in-house facility set up at Salem. The R&D wing is under the administrative control of Dalmia Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research. The principal focus of research is product development.
The address of Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited is:
Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited
Hansalaya, 11r & 12th Floors, 15 Barakhamba Road,
New Delhi 110 001