JSW Cement opens first RMC unit in Mumbai; focus will be on eco-friendly concrete | Maharashtra | SR News Update

One of country's major cement brands, JSW has forayed into the Ready-Mix Concrete (RMC) business with the first commercial unit in Chembur, Mumbai. The RMC business will launch unique eco-friendly concrete for use in various commercial construction projects. A report by SURFACES REPORTER (SR).

In order to achieve complete sustainability and as part of the brand's continued commitment towards reducing carbon emission, JSW will be using green cement and Indian Green Building Certified products, ground-granulated blast-furnace slag along with sourcing the other raw materials locally. Branded as JSW Concrete, the Chembur unit as a capacity of 2x60 cubic meters per hour and will service the concrete requirements of construction projects in central and south Mumbai.

Read more: Thick Concrete Exteriors of This Library on a Reservoir Pond Make It Earthquake-Resistant | Maru Architecture | Matsubara| Japan

According to the Company's plan, it is looking towards establishing three additional units in Mumbai Metropolitan Region covering Navi Mumbai, Thane and Western line.

Talking to the media, CL Sethunathan, Chief Marketing Officer, JSW Cement, said, “The concrete market in India has many players and there is a strong need for quality and consistency felt by large project customers.”

Read more: The Skinniest Skyscraper in Australia by Durbach Block Jaggers | The Pencil Tower

TN Viswanathan, Vice-President, JSW Cement, said, “The concrete production was piloted at captive plants at Dolvi and Vijaynagar and used in the expansion projects of JSW Steel.”

Keep reading SURFACES REPORTER for more such articles and stories.

Join us in SOCIAL MEDIA to stay updated


Further, Subscribe to our magazine Sign Up for the FREE Surfaces Reporter Magazine Newsletter

Also, check out Surfaces Reporter’s encouraging, exciting and educational WEBINARS here.

You may also like to read about:

Rechargeable Concrete Batteries; a giant leap for clean energy | Chalmers University of Technology | Sweden | SR Material Innovation

This Low Cost, Fireproof, Bug-Proof, Eco-Friendly and DIY-Friendly Home is Made from Air Concrete |DomeGaia | Hajjar Gibran

And more…


Post Your Comment

"Content that powers your Business. News that keeps you informed."

Surfaces Reporter is one of India's leading media in Print & Digital Telecast for News on Interiors & Architecture Projects, Products, Building Materials, and the Business of Design! Since 2011, it serves as a referral for designers & architects to know about inspiring projects and source new products. If you have a Product or Project worth publishing in Surfaces Reporter, please email us hello@surfacesreporter.com or you can also submit your project online.

Like Surfaces Reporter on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter and Instagram | Subscribe to our magazine | Sign Up for the FREE Surfaces Reporter Magazine Newsletter

This is alt