* Cement major’s state investments already created over 3000 job opportunities
Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited (DCBL), a leading Indian cement major and a subsidiary of Dalmia Bharat Limited, has launched a customer offer on all its retail ‘Dalmia Cement’ brands. The company had forayed into Karnataka through its investment of ~INR 1500 cr over the last few years by setting up a greenfield cement manufacturing capacity. The investments have already helped generate ~3000 direct and indirect employment opportunities across the state. The company is now reaffirming its sustainability commitment of RE100 by 2030 and Carbon Negative By 2040 through a planned solar power capacity installation of ~9MW.
Through its investments, DCBL aims to continually to add incremental value vide skill creation, socio-economic development and commitment towards environmental stewardship and sustainability. To meet the growing developments needs, the company plans to capitalize on its category-wide dealer and sub-dealer network which currently stands at 11000 + strong in souther and western states of India - and ensure that increasing demand from the state is being adequately met. This follows DCBL’s contribution to significant projects across Karnataka such as the ISRO centre, Global Tech Village, the ITC Centre, Bhartiya City & Milestone.
Commenting on the company’s commitment to nation building through its investment in Karnataka, Mr. Sanjay Wali, Sr. Executive Director DCBL said, “We are grateful to the Karnataka Government for providing us with the opportunity to play an active role in the state’s industrial and infrastructural progress. As we invest in the state and participate in its economic growth story, we are confident that the employment generated through our investments and our social transformation initiatives will further lead to a progressive and self-sustainable ecosystem.”
Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited has also introduced exciting new offers for its growing customer base in the South region. Customers in Karnataka can now avail of the ‘Every Home Happy Offer’ special deal, which is applicable on all retail ‘Dalmia Cement’ brands that provide strength, durability and is eco-friendly.
“Our discerning customers across South India are increasingly opting for construction solutions for their building requirements, be it commercial or personal, that doesn’t just ensure foundational strength but also help sustain the environment for generations to come,” said Mr. Sunil Aggarwal, Regional Director, South, DCBL. “We therefore introduced this offer for our Independent Home Builders to reward them for placing their trust in our offerings and for supporting us as we strengthen our regional presence.”
Dalmia Cement (Bharat) is on an accelerated growth path through a mix of organic & inorganic opportunities. Through its investment in Karnataka, the company is looking at expanding its operations while consolidating its position in its existing markets.
About Dalmia Bharat:
Founded in 1939, Dalmia Bharat Limited (DBL) (BSE/NSE Symbol: DALBHARAT) is one of India’s pioneering cement companies headquartered in New Delhi. With a growing capacity, currently pegged at 35.9 MnT, Dalmia Bharat Limited is the fourth-largest cement manufacturing company in India by installed capacity. Spread across 10 states and 14 manufacturing units, the Company is a category leader in super-speciality cement used for oil well, railway sleepers and airstrips and is the country’s largest producer of Portland Slag Cement (PSC). Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, a subsidiary of Dalmia Bharat Limited, prides itself at having one of the lowest carbon footprint in the cement world globally. It is the first cement company to commit to RE100, EP100 & EV100 (first triple joiner) – showing real business leadership in the clean energy transition by taking a joined-up approach. Visit at https://www.dalmiacement.com/