Wednesday 16th November 2011
H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah attended the J.K. Cement Ltd.plant foundation laying ceremony at Tawian, Fujairah.
J.K. Cement Ltd.plant, India’s leading cement manufacturer
The plant is expected to commission production within 24 months, and is being set up with the technical collaboration of M/s. Taheiyo Engineering Corporation of Japan who are pioneers in the field and have the most modern quality control and environment friendly technology.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Yadupati Singhania, Managing Director & CEO - J.K. Cement Ltd. remarked, “We are extremely proud that with the inauguration of the plant at Fujairah, J.K. Cement Ltd has spread its wings to explore opportunities beyond our country’s shores. The proposed plant at Fujairah will have a capacity of 0.6 million tonnes per annum for White Cement with a flexibility to change over its operation to produce upto 1 million tonnes per annum of Grey Cement. The plant shall have the flexibility to have 100% white cement, a mix both of white cement and grey cement or 100% grey cement, depending upon the market demand. Thus, the Company plans to cater to the demand in the region as well as to the neighboring countries through this manufacturing facility. As has been a ritual with JK Cement Ltd., in this venture as well, we will continually strive to uphold the quality consciousness, customer experience and best ethical practices that J.K. Cement Ltd. is known for.”