The Cement Division of Birla Corporation Limited has 10 plants at seven locations, Satna & Maihar (Madhya Pradesh), Raebareli & Kundanganj (Uttar Pradesh), Chanderia (Rajasthan), Butibori (Maharashtra) and Durgapur (West Bengal).
They manufacture varieties of cement like Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC), 43 & 53 grades, Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC), fly ash-based PPC, Low Alkali Portland Cement, Portland Slag Cement (PSC), Low Heat Cement and Sulphate Resistant Cement.
The cement is marketed under the brand names of MP Birla Cement PERFECT PLUS, SAMRAT ADVANCED, ULTIMATE ULTRA, UNIQUE, SAMRAT, ULTIMATE, CHETAK, PSC, MULTICEM & CONCRECEM, bringing the product under the common brand of M P Birla Cement.
The Company has acquired 100% shares of Reliance Cement Company Private Limited (Reliance Cement), a subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RIL). After this acquisition, Reliance Cement has become a wholly-owned material subsidiary of Birla Corporation Limited. The entire cement business of RIL has been acquired for an Enterprise Value of Rs. 4,800 crores. This acquisition provides Birla Corporation Limited with the ownership of high-quality assets, taking its total capacity from 10 MTPA to 15.5 MTPA. This merger caused the acquisition of three cement plants from Reliance – An integrated plant at Maihar (Madhya Pradesh), and grinding units at Kundanganj (Uttar Pradesh) & Butibori (Maharashtra) with an aggregated capacity of 5.58 MTPA of cement and 3.30 MTPA of clinker.
|Chanderia||29.8 MW||3.0 MW AC||9.0 MW|
|Maihar||-||7.7 MW AC||12.25 MW|
|Satna||27.0 MW||2.2 MW AC||15.0 MW|
Vindhyachal Steel Foundry is a unit of BCL at Satna. It has access to the latest technology and infrastructure to manufacture castings required by cement plants as per national/international standards.