Kanodia Cement sets up Cement Grinding Unit in Amethi, UP
Kanodia Cement has set up a Cement Grinding Unit in Amethi District in Uttar Pradesh. At present, Kanodia cement has installed a capacity of 2.80 million tonnes per annum with four cement grinding units spread over Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Bihar. The company has established its four cement grinding units with a 100% automatic grinding technique. Kanodia Cement is expanding its Cement Grinding Unit by 1.5 MTPA at Amethi. The expansion is already completed and the production has begun in this month.
Commenting on the development Vishal Kanodia, Managing Director, Kanodia Cement Ltd said, “Kanodia cement is more than 50% growth over existing capacity and this expansion will help the Company maintain its share and competitiveness in the Central & Eastern UP markets in India. The Amethi expansion is part of the Company’s strategy to increase its total cement capacity to 4.30 MTPA. The Plant is spread across 44 acres of area.”
He adds, “The set-up of our Amethi unit along with more investment in the coming years will help us unlock fresh opportunities by debottlenecking existing capacities and creating new ones across the country. We expect our new cement manufacturing unit to provide employment to around 1000 people directly and indirectly.”
The new unit will have state-of-the-art technology with a Vertical Roller Pre Grinding Mill (VRPM) and Ball Mill for cement grinding and will produce all types of cement.