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Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd.

Company Name: Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd.
Country: India
Adress: Dalmiapuram Distt. Trichy-Tamilnadu
ZIP: 621651
Company Profile
With a foundation as early as 1935 Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd. - DCBL blends the expertise and experience of 7 decades of growth. Paving the way to this growth is the “intellectual horsepower” of - our management, our people that drives innovation and excellence at work. A warm, friendly, open door culture coupled with the opportunities to work on the best areas is what motivates us and heightens our efficiency. Over the years, we have been at the forefront of innovation and technological advances in the cement. We have evolved into a 600 crore –plus organization and with an increased production capacity from 1.5 million tonnes [MT] last year to more than 3.5 MT. What makes us unique is our constant ability to innovate. This has fuelled the development of specialty cements for special needs. On the key efficiency parameters, we rank right up there with the best in the industry. We have set up over 53 windmills in Muppandal (Tamil Nadu) to generate inexpensive and eco-friendly captive power for our plant. This power is wheeled through the State utility transporter for consumption at the plant. With the plant located close to its source of raw materials, we keeps our freight and transport costs low, giving it an edge over competition. Over 65 per cent of the cement consumption in India is catered to by the retail segment where branding and distribution are the critical drivers for leadership. And it is in this that we enjoy an edge over our competitors. We are the only single unit cement manufacturer to successfully market our brands in core markets at prices on par with those of large consolidated/national players. In our focus area of Tamil Nadu and Kerala, which are among the fastest growing in cement consumption, we enjoy a significant market share today. Our brands enjoy a very high recall among consumers and influencers while our relationships with our dealers are very strong. In fact, in some cases these relationships go back three generations. Our USP is innovation, which has given us a leadership position in niche but fast-growing market segments.