Jaiprakash Gujarat plant inaugurated, India

Jaiprakash Gujarat plant inaugurated, India
Published: 02 December 2009

Chief Minister of Gujarat Narendra Modi inaugurated Jaiprakash Associates’ cement plant in Gujarat.

As well as incorporating  state-of-the-art technology, cement plant will also have an emergency backup of 35 MW DG power as a 100% captive thermal power generation plant  will generate 22MW in the first phase and 50MW in the second phase.

Mr Modi dedicated the Jaiprakash Associates’ 2.4Mta cement plant in Sewagram, Kutch, Gujarat in the presence of other dignitaries, to the nation.

Jaiprakash Associates Ltd (JAL), the flagship company of the diversified industrial conglomerate Jaypee Group having interests in the fields of Civil Engineering, Cement, Power, Real Estate & Hospitality, invested INR1500 crore in the first phase of Gujarat Cement project and commissioned 2.4Mta cement plant in Sewagram in Kutch, Gujarat.

The greenfield plant was completed in 33 months after the acquisition of land in end of 2006. The project during the construction phase has generated employment opportunities in excess of 3000 people.