ACC Limited India

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About ACC Limited

ACC Limited or ACC is the oldest cement and concrete maker in India. The company was established in 1936.

ACC Limited: An Overview

ACC Ltd was previously known in the name of the Associated Cement Companies Limited. Currently, it ranks as the biggest cement producer in the country.

The headquarters of the company are located in Mumbai. Ten cement manufacturers owned by the Khataus, Tatas, F E Dinshaw, and Killick Nixon amalgamated in 1936 to create this company.

The first chairman of the company was Sir Nowroji B Saklatvala.

The opening board of directors of the company included luminaries like the following:
  • Ambalal Sarabhai
  • J R D Tata
  • Dharamsey Khatau
  • Walchand Hirachand
  • Nawab Salar Jung Bahadur
  • Sir Akbar Hydari
  • Sir Homy Mody.
Latest Financial Figures(Figures in Rs. Crores)
ET 500 Rank(2011)79
Profit after Tax(PAT)1013.47
MCAP (Market Capitalization)21303.84

Subsidiaries of ACC Limited

The subsidiaries or group companies of ACC Ltd are listed below:
  • ACC Mineral Resources Limited
  • ACC Concrete Limited
  • Lucky Minmat
  • Bulk Cement Corporation (India) Limited
  • Encore Cement & Additives Private Limited
  • National Limestone Company Private Limited

Manufacturing Plants of ACC Ltd.

The manufacturing plants of ACC Ltd are situated in the following locations:
  • Bargarh - Orissa
  • Chaibasa - Jharkhand
  • Chanda - Maharashtra
  • Damodhar – West Bengal
  • Gagal – Himachal Pradesh
  • Jamul - Chhattisgarh
  • Kymore – Madhya Pradesh
  • Kudithini – Karnataka
  • Lakheri - Rajasthan
  • Madukkarai – Tamil Nadu
  • Sindri - Jharkhand
  • Wadi - Karnataka
  • Thondebhavi - Karnataka
  • Tikaria – Uttar Pradesh

Board of Directors of ACC Ltd.

Given below are the names of the individuals who form the board of directors of the company:
  • Mr N. S. Sekhsaria (Chairman)
  • Mr Paul Hugentobler - Deputy Chairman
  • Mr Kuldip K Kaura - Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director
  • Mr Naresh Chandra
  • Mr S M Palia
  • Mr M L Narula
  • Mr R A Shah
  • Mr Markus Akermann
  • Mr Aidan Lynam
  • Mr Shailesh Haribhakti
  • Mr Sushil Kumar Roongta

Awards Won By ACC Limited

Given below is a list of awards and accolades which have been accomplished by ACC Limited:
  • Outstanding Corporate Vision, Triple Impact - Business Performance Social & Environmental Action and Globalisation from FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry) for 2009-10.

  • National Award for Excellence in Water Management by CII (Confederation of Indian Industry)

  • Indira Priyadarshini Vrikshamitra Award – Conferred by The Ministry of Environment and Forests for "outstanding performance" in the domain of afforestation.

  • Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Award in two classes, Community Engagement and Green Leadership – Conferred by Enterprise Asia.

  • Drona Trophy – By Indian Bureau of Mines for outstanding endeavors in maintaining mineral and ecological preservation in the big and machinated mining industry.

  • Subh Karan Sarawagi Environment Award – Conferred by The Federation of Indian Mineral Industries for steps taken to secure the environment.

  • Excellence in Management of Health, Safety and Environment: It is a Certificate of Merit given by Indian Chemical Manufacturers Association.

  • Indira Gandhi Memorial National Award - for outstanding efforts in ecological advancement and stopping pollution.

  • Good Corporate Citizen Award – Given by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

  • Rajya Sthariya Paryavaran Puraskar - For exceptional performance in Environment Performance and Environmental Protection by the Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board.

  • FIMI National Award – For remarkable role in mining operations from the Federation of Indian Mineral Industry under the Ministry of Coal.

  • National Award for Fly Ash Utilisation - by Department of Science & Technology, and Ministry of Power, Ministry of Environment & Forests, Govt of India – for making Portland Pozzolana Cement.

Products and services offered by ACC Limited

The products and services offered by ACC Limited are as follows:
  1. Cement
    • Ordinary Portland Cements (53 Grade Cement and 43 Grade Cement (OPC 43 Grade)

  2. Blended Cements
    • Fly-ash based Portland Pozzolana Cement
    • Portland Slag Cement

  3. Bulk Cement

  4. Ready Mix Concrete
    1. The ready mix concrete products can be categorized into the following:
      • High performance concrete
      • High strength concrete
      • Self-compacting concrete
      • Self-leveling concrete
      • Concrete manufactured with binary and ternary blends of cements
      • Colored concrete
      • Fiber-reinforced concrete
      • Early-strength concrete

    2. ACC extends help and assistance to the house builders, customers, and engineers in the following manner:
      • ACC Help Literature: Self-explanatory building guides.
      • ACC Help Centers: For individual assistance on the suitable building methods.
      • It is an interactive website which can answer every query associated with construction.
      • ACC Help Vans: These are mobile assistance facilities. The engineers of ACC Ltd. travel in vans to help builders and contractors at their location.
      • Indian Concrete Journal: The foremost civil engineering magazine in India.

Financial Performance of ACC Limited

According to unaudited results of Quarter 3, ACC Ltd has registered a net profit of Rs.1675.766 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2011. This is substantially higher than that of the same quarter last year when the company made a net profit of Rs. 1000.446 million. Total income of the firm has gone up to Rs. 23060.626 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 and this has shown a significant rise from Rs.17180.862 million which was posted during the same quarter one year back.

Address of the Head Office

Given below are the contact details of the headquarters of ACC Ltd.:
  • ACC Limited Cement House
    121, Maharshi Karve Road
    Mumbai - 400 020
    Tel: 91-22-33024321
    Fax: 91-22-66317440

    ACC Thane Complex
    L B S Marg
    Thane (West) - 400 604
    Tel: +91-22-33028000, 39248200

  • ACC Concrete Ltd
    Head Office
    ACC Complex
    Near Teen Haath Naka
    Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg Thane (West) - 400 604
    Tel: +91-22-3302 7545
    Fax: +91-22-2583 8415

Last Updated on 1/4/2012

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