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Dalmia Bharat suspends entire manufacturing capacity

30 March 2020, Published under Cement News

India’s Dalmia Bharat has suspended its entire 26.5Mta of cement manufacturing capacity as a result of the coronavirus, according to a press release. "We are continuously monitoring the situation and the immediate task is to ensure that the chain of transmission of COVID-19 breaks. We will decide to restart production once the lockdown is over, based on the directions of the state and central governments," said Mahendra Singhi, managing director and CEO. Although the plants have the requ...

Dalmia sees 5% hike in 2Q revenues

22 October 2019, Published under Cement News

Dalmia Bharat Cement reported consolidated revenues of INR22.85bn (US$322m) in the quarter ended 30 September 2019 (2QFY19-20), up 5.2 per cent when compared with INR21.73bn in the year-ago period. The company posted a consolidated profit of INR360m for the quarter ended 30 September 2019. In other news, the company said it plans to become a pan-India players with the acquisition of Murli Cement in Maharashtra and a a new plant in Rajasthan. This would enable Dalmia Bharat to enter the Mah...

Dalmia produces new modified cement in Tamil Nadu

03 December 2018, Published under Cement News

India-based Dalmia Bharat Cement has developed a new, chemically-modified cement for infrastructure projects. “We have come out with engineered cement, chemically modified and targeted at high performance infra projects that would require only three days of curing instead of three-four weeks,” Dalmia Cement’s Executive Director, Sujit Ghosh, said.  “We have already filed for patent for this variant of cement. It will benefit infrastructural as well as large-scale housing construction in ...

UltraTech and Dalmia Bharat highest bidders in Binani Cement deal

19 February 2018, Published under Cement News

UltraTech Cement and Dalmia Bharat-Bain Piramal Resurgence Fund consortium are leading the bids for Binani Cement, according to Indiainfoline. Both partieshave submitted bids of approximately INR60,000m (US$927.9m). For the final decision to be made by the creditors, both the bidders are asked to furnish additional details pertaining to their bids. In addition, UltraTech is required to provide information on a Competition Commission of India (CCI) penalty. In 2016, CCI imposed a penalty of ...

Dalmia Bharat begins using national waterways for exports

16 January 2018, Published under Cement News

Dalmia Bharat Cement exported its first cement shipment of 200Mt from Pandu port to Dhubri on Friday, reports The Telegraph. The occasion marked Dalmia’s fifth brand anniversary in the northeast region of India, with the shipment being released by Mahendra Singhi, Group CEO, Dalmia Cement. The company is using national waterways, such as the Brahmaputra, to transport cement in the hope that it will reduce the cost of logistics.

Dalmia Bharat Cement launches new product

09 January 2018, Published under Cement News

Dalmia Bharat Cement has launched a new product, Dalmia DSP. The new cement is a premium-quality slag cement designed for the Dhalai process. It has been formulated for life-long stability and features a best-in-class one-day (+15MPa) and 28-day (+56MPa) strength, according to the Dalmia Cement website. To promote this new product, the company released a new advertising campaign featuring a humanoid robot. The campaign has been designed to make the science of the cement industry more ende...