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Wonder Cement announces Tulsigam grinding plant

02 January 2024, Published under Cement News

Wonder Cement Ltd has announced the setting up of a new production facility at Tulsigam, Gujarat, India. The 2Mta Tulsigam unit is set to augment the brand's manufacturing capabilities, seamlessly integrating with its existing production lines. "Each strategic move, including our new Tulsigam grinding unit, is aligned with our commitment to cater to Bharat’s evolving infrastructural demands. We're poised for continued growth and are deeply committed to quality, innovation, and societal ...

Wonder Cement commissions Aligarh grinding unit

06 April 2023, Published under Cement News

Wonder Cement Ltd has taken a step towards commitment to provide the best cement with the commissioning of its state-of-the-art grinding unit at Aligarh , Uttar Pradesh, India, with an installed capacity of 2Mta. On the auspicious occasion of Mahavir Janma Kalyanak, PC Jain (Head - Grinding Unit) and Ashish Chandravat (Unit Head - Aligarh Grinding Unit) led their dedicated team in lighting the lamp and commencing operations.    

Wonder Cement orders mill from Gebr Pfeiffer

02 July 2021, Published under Cement News

India’s Wonder Cement has ordered its eighth vertical roller mill from Gebr Pfeiffer to grind petroleum coke and coal. The producer is starting the expansion of its cement plant in Tehsil Nimbahera, Chittorgarh, which will see its fourth 8000tpd rotary kiln be operated with petroleum coke and/or coal as fuel. Therefore, the company has ordered an MPS 3070 BK mill for fuel grinding. The throughput rate for pure petcoke grinding is 40tph with a product fineness of two per cent R90µm. The mil...

Wonder Cement appoints new MD

26 March 2021, Published under Cement News

India’s Wonder Cement has appointed Kiran Patil as its new managing director, with effect from 15 March. Mr Patil has previously worked as the chief manufacturing officer of ACC. "Having worked with some of the top cement manufacturers in the country and having handled multi-dimensional portfolios across segments, Kiranji’s appointment will surely be a significant contribution to Wonder Cement’s success story," said Vivek Patni, director. The company is currently commissioning grinding un...

Wonder Cement launches digital cement bag campaign

17 February 2020, Published under Cement News

Wonder Cement of India has launched its digital campaign, 'Har Raah Mein Wonder Hai', designed specifically to run on platforms such Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. The campaign also marks Wonder Cement being the first-ever Indian cement brand to enter the world of the video application IGTV. No other brand in this category has created content specific to the platform. The objective of the campaign is to reach out to the end-user digitally with a story, screenplay and script that encaps...

Wonder Cement launches new grinding unit

31 January 2020, Published under Cement News

India’s Wonder Cement has launched operations at its new 2Mta grinding unit in Bhadnawar, Madhya Pradesh. This plant will be followed by the commissioning of another grinding unit in Jhajjar, Haryana, later this year, with both projects representing a total investment of INR8bn (US$112.09m). The clinker for the plant will be supplied from the company’s production facility in Nimbahera, Rajasthan. "Now, we will be able to supply our cement in the rest of Madhya Pradesh", said Vivek Patni, d...

Wonder Cement appoints Sanjay Joshi as executive director

26 September 2019, Published under Cement News

India-based Wonder Cement, part of the RK Group, has appointed Sanjay Joshi as executive director. Mr Joshi is a chemical technologist, and an alumnus from IIM Calcutta and second-rank holder from UDCT, University of Mumbai. He has led multiple businesses across industries, including the building materials and paints sectors before joining the cement industry. "A firm believer in leading by example, Joshi has consistently driven initiatives that have raised the bar of efficacy and account...

Wonder Cement completes third line at Nimbahera

01 August 2019, Published under Cement News

India’s Wonder Cement (RK Group) has launched the third line of its facility in Nimbahera, Chittorgarh, taking total capacity to 11Mta. The new capacity was built in one year at an investment of INR11bn (US$159.29m), taking the total cost of the three units to INR41bn. "This increases our overall capacity to 11Mta, which places us well on track to meet the burgeoning demand in the premium segment of the market. We have further expansion plans across the country soon," said Sanjay Joshi, ex...

Wonder Cement to commission grinding unit

20 August 2018, Published under Cement News

India’s Wonder Cement is ready to start operations at its 2Mta clinker grinding unit in Dhule, Maharashtra, according to The Hindu. The plant represents an investment of INR4.5bn (US$64.54m) by the company. "The Dhule plant, which will commence operations on Monday, will distribute cement mainly across Maharashtra, while a minimal quantity would be supplied to Madhya Pradesh. The plant will supply mainly to North Maharashtra and Thane, Mumbai and Pune," said Managing Director, JC Toshniwal....

Wonder Cement awards contract to Gebr Pfeiffer

11 April 2018, Published under Cement News

India’s Wonder Cement has ordered two additional vertical mills from Gebr Pfeiffer, adding to the five already supplied by the company. Due to the mill's ability to grind moist material, the cement manufacturer ordered a MVR 6000 C-6 to grind cement. This feature was significant since Wonder Cement uses stored fly ash, which has a high-moisture content, as an extender. Furthermore, the mill has a better specific energy consumption than the combi-grinding plants previously used. The MV...