May, 2021: The journey of Spoorti Jute Works took wings with a simple question in an internal team meeting of UltraTech Cement’s Andhra Pradesh Cement Works (APCW) in 2016: “Why do we need to order uniforms from commercial agencies?". More important was the context of the discussion itself wherein the team was exploring various approaches to support the local community in a sustainable manner.
April 2021: UltraTech Cement has been awarded as the ‘Advertiser of the Year’ at Exchange4Media’s Prime Time Awards 2020. The Company also won three Gold trophies and a Silver for its #BaatGharKi campaign.
UltraTech Cement’s Rajashree Cement Works' industrial training institute has helped provide new career opportunities to local youth.
The underlying hard rock of the Khor and Suwakheda areas in the Neemuch district of Madhya Pradesh, along with its soil conditions, meant 90 per cent of the area’s rainwater was lost.
Women representation in the workforce in India has been lower than desirable for a long time. For cement companies, challenges such as remote plant sites, and concerns over round-the-clock work shift hours, have been perceived as deterrents to improving gender representation in the sector.
UltraTech Cement, India’s largest producer of grey cement, white cement and ready-mix concrete, has successfully raised US$ 400 million in the form of sustainability-linked bonds. With this, UltraTech is now the first company in India and the second company in Asia to issue dollar-based sustainability linked bonds.
Awarpur Cement Works, UltraTech Cement’s integrated cement unit located in Chandrapur, Maharashtra, has been awarded with the prestigious National Energy Conservation Award, 2020.
Two of UltraTech’s grinding units- Panipat Cement Works and Jhajjar Cement Works- have won awards at the prestigious Apex India Green Leaf Awards 2019. The units were recognised for their excellent afforestation initiatives.
Birla White’s Kharia Khangar unit in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, has been conferred with the prestigious 'Golden Peacock Occupational Health & Safety Award' 2020.
Birla White has been recognized with two prestigious awards at the Apex India Green Leaf Awards 2019. Birla White won ‘Platinum’ Award for Environment Excellence and a ‘Gold’ for Energy Efficiency for outstanding performance in the respective domains. The awards reflect Birla White’s commitment to building a sustainable business.
UltraTech Cement Limited has registered a significant increase in its score in S&P's Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) by 9 points to 68. This is an increase of 15% from the previous year’s score. It is a key achievement in UltraTech’s sustainability journey.
A key milestone in UltraTech’s endeavour to drive sustainability across its value chain and its commitment to step up climate action.
UltraTech Cement has recently won four awards at the Indian Content Marketing Awards (ICMA) 2020, for its '#BaatGharKi' media campaign
Birla White’s Wallcare Rose Putty and Lemon Putty, India’s first ever scented putty, have been recognized with GreenPro Certification by the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) and are qualified as Green Products.
Birla White recently launched Wallseal Waterproof Putty, a white cement-based putty exhibiting two times water resistance. This new product underwent various quality and blind tests and has been certified as the 'Best Waterproof Putty' by Karvy in its research findings.
UltraTech Cement Limited, India’s largest producer of grey cement, white cement and ready-mix concrete, has been recognized with seven awards at the ‘21st National Energy Award for Excellence in Energy Management 2020’ conferred by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Green Business Centre.
Most of us are not aware about the quality and variety of material and products used to construct our dream home. It is only when we decide to get our own house constructed that we realize how important the choices of cement, building material, and products are.
The threat of global warming is for real and is now being acknowledged by stakeholders across the globe. As the largest cement manufacturer in the country,
The limestone mine at Rajashree Cement Works, our integrated cement factory in Karnataka, was recently conferred with the prestigious Sita Ram Rungta Social Awareness Award 2020 by Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI).
India is witnessing rapid urbanization which has spurred an unprecedented increase in construction activity across our country. This has created a favourable environment for catalyzing employment in the infrastructure sector.
To provide customers with a one-stop-shop solution, UltraTech pioneered the UltraTech Building Solutions (UBS) concept. Today, most products and services are available under one roof – in shopping malls or retail chains or even on e-commerce websites.
Road connectivity is a key enabler of economic growth of the country. We have seen how improved road connectivity has in the previous decades catalyzed rapid economic development in the southern states and the National Capital Region.
UltraTech has been a reliable partner in India’s development and stood firmly by the nation, as the country grew from strength to strength, over the past few decades. Even now, as India prepares itself for another sprint to make its mark on the global landscape, UltraTech, as always, is geared-up to provide support by way of its wide-range of specialized and customized building solutions.
At UltraTech Cement, customer centricity is at the core of all our initiatives. We call it ‘Mission Happiness.’ Delighting our customers is the key objective of Mission Happiness. We reach out to our customers to take their feedback on our products and services.Customers include individual house builders (IHBs), masons, engineers, and channel partners like dealers & retailers.
UltraTech Cement Limited has been recognized as among the Top 100 ‘India’s Best Companies to Work For 2020’ across all sectors and industries in India by Great Place To Work® Institute in association with The Economic Times.
Our MD, Mr Kailash Jhanwar shares his views on the importance of sustainable business and sustainable living habits, especially in a post COVID-19 world.
UltraTech Cement was recently conferred with "Silver" at EMVIEs Awards 2019 under the 'Best Media Research and Analytics Using Data and Technology' category.
UltraTech has been rankedÂ amongst the top 10 companies, internationally,Â on Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) in theÂ 'Construction Material' Industry sector of the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI).
UltraTech as a brand understands the IHB"s real motivation behind building a home. For the home builder, home is not just a structure but an important milestone and the most important project of their life.
Baga Cement Works, an integrated cement of UltraTech Cement in Himachal Pradesh, was recently conferred with Golden Peacock Environment Management Award 2019 under the Cement Sector. The award recognizes the efforts of the unit in sustainable environment management in and around its vicinity.
Three ready mix concrete (RMC) plants of UltraTech Cement have received the prestigious GreenPro Certification from the Confederation of Indian Industry's (CII) Indian Green Building Council.
Hindalco Industries and UltraTech Cement, the metals and cement businesses of the Aditya Birla Group, collaborated to launch an innovative green product for the transport industry. On World Environment Day, Hindalco sold its first indigenous dry bulker, especially for cement, to a trusted logistics partner of UltraTech Cement.
UltraTech Concrete, the ready mix concrete (RMC) business of UltraTech Cement, recently won the Innovation for Sustainability award at the Economic Times Innovation Awards held in Mumbai.
Birla White, UltraTech Cement’s brand that is synonymous with white cement, celebrated its 25th anniversary at its Kharia Khangar (Rajasthan) plant on 11 April 2013.
UltraTech Concrete, the ready-mix concrete business of UltraTech Cement Ltd, achieved a unique benchmark of saving 100 million litres of water through concrete recycling, with 2013 as the baseline year.
The Research & Development (R&D) Centre at UltraTech Cement has received accreditation from National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL).
UltraTech"s integrated cement unit Rawan Cement Works (RWCW) has been recognized as"Excellent Energy Efficient Unit", at the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) National Award for Energy Management 2018.
UltraTech Cement Limited, India"s largest cement company, is setting up waste heat recovery systems (WHRS) at five of its units over the next two years with a cumulative capacity to generate 63 MW power.
UltraTech Cement Limited safely co-processes over two lakh tonnes of waste material including 80,000 tonnes of non-recyclable plastic waste as fuel annually.
UltraTech Cement announced today that it has been certified to be more than two times water positive by DNV â€“ GL, a global quality assurance and risk management company.
The Aditya Birla Group is a US $43 billion corporation, operating in 35 countries. It is anchored by an extraordinary force of over 120,000 employees, belonging to 42 nationalities.
Protecting and conserving biodiversity through biodiversity management practices are a priority for the Aditya Birla Group, and at UltraTech, it is integral to our commitment towards environment stewardship.
Eleven limestone mines of UltraTech Cement recently received 5 star rating for sustainable management of the mines from the Ministry of Mines and Indian Bureau of Mines.
UltraTech Cement has been recognised at National Energy Conservation Award 2017, with two of our units winning awards at the event.
At UltraTech we always strive to find effective, responsible and sustainable business solutions.
UltraTech Cement today commenced construction work for a greenfield cement plant at Ballara village, Pali district, through a unique digital ground-breaking ceremony performed by The Honourable Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt. Vasundhara Raje Scindia, from her office in Jaipur.
UltraTech Cement, the largest cement player in India, is supporting municipal corporations in eliminating municipal solid waste (MSW) by burning the waste in cement kilns at its manufacturing units.
Hyderabad Metro Rail, the world's largest public-private partnership project (PPP) in the metro sector
Ratnagiri Cement Works recently achieved the unique distinction of not having a single reportable accident in the past 12 years of operations. The total time period of 24,58,305 accident-free man hours is a record in UltraTech Cement's history.
The annual CSI Forum is the most important sustainability event for the cement industry. Organized in a different location every year over the past decade, for the CSI Forum allows its members to interact with partners and key stakeholders and also gives voice to local and regional participants.
Two manufacturing units of UltraTech Cement Limited (UTCL) were recognized at the Confederation of Indian Industry"s (CII) National Awards for Excellence in Water Management 2017.
UltraTech recently commissioned its fifteenth grinding unit having a 1.6 MTPA cement capacity at Pataliputra, in the state of Bihar.
Ultratech Cement has commissioned a cement grinding unit with a capacity of 1.6 million TPA at Dankuni, in the state of West Bengal.
UltraTech Cement is one of the earliest proponents of waste heat recovery, alternative fuels and other environmental practices among cement manufacturers in India.
UltraTech Cement has a focused approach to improving the quality of life of its employees and their families who reside in townships near our plants. Add More To Life
We are all born talented what we do with our talent that matters". This quote summarizes the ethos of the Birla White Yuvaratna Awards that has recognized budding
The integrated plant at Sewagram and the grinding unit at Wanakbori in Gujarat officially became the 12thintegrated unit and 12th grinding unit respectively of UltraTech
Awarpur Cement Works has bagged the National Safety Council, Maharashtra Chapter Award for the longest accident-free period (above 1 million accident-free man hours)
Rajashree Cement Works has bagged the Safety Award 2013 - Unnatha Suraksha Puraskara - by National Safety Council Karnataka Chapter for Outstanding Safety
Vikram Cement Works has won the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Excellent Energy Efficient Unit Award at the 14th National Award for Excellence in Energy
Kotputli Cement Works participated for the first time in quality circle competition organised by Quality Circle Forum of India at J. K. Tyre, Kankroli, Rajsamand. The unit
The cement plant of Kotputli Cement Works and thermal power plant (TPP) have received the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) 14th National Award for 'Excellence
Hotgi Cement Works has won the National Safety Council Maharashtra Chapter Safety Award for 'Longest Accident free Period in Cement Manufacturing Group' for 2012.
When cyclone Phailin struck Odisha in October this year, some members of UltraTech's team in Bhubaneswar decided it was time to do their bit.
A volley ball match for surrounding villages was organised on 6 -14 September 2013. A total of 16 teams participated in the match organised by Kotputli Cement Works.
In order to enhance commercial biodiversity and promote income generation among the locals, Jharsuguda Cement Works has initiated plantation of fruit bearing and medicinal
UltraTech Cement has started a special project to introduce various sustainable income generating activities in the villages surrounding Vikram Cement Works unit. Under this
The CSR team at Awarpur Cement Works distributed Greenway smart cooking stoves to 225 households in the adopted villages through the Ladies Club members.
The CSR team at Awarpur Cement Works distributed academic performance awards to 22 top students from 10th and 12th standards, at the company premises on 31 August
UltraTech celebrated the 'Joy of Giving' month this October in association with GiveIndia Foundation. The entire UltraTech team came out in support of education for
In its series of specialty concrete, UltraTech Concrete, the first commercial supplier of M80 self- compacting concrete in India, has achieved a new landmark by supplying M80
Birla White launched the 10th edition of Yuvaratna 2013 competition for students across architecture colleges in and outside India on 2 October 2013....
UltraTech Cement won the prestigious 'Intel â€“; AIM Corporate Responsibility Award â€“; Governance and Society: Asian CSR Award 2013' for its commendable work among the underprivileged and highest
Mumbai: UltraTech Cement's 'Mera Gaon Mera Base' competition successfully culminated into a Grand Finale on 18th July, 2013 at Trident, BKC, Mumbai.
UltraTech Building Solutions, a business division of UltraTech Cement Limited, was conferred the "Thought Leader Award" in the category for cement, building material and
Demonstrating its commitment to sustainability, UltraTech participated in the launch of the Low Carbon Technology Roadmap for the Cement Industry in India in New Delhi on February 25, 2013.
UltraTech announces the commissioning a new clinkerization plant of 10,000 tonnes per day (3.3 million tonnes per annum) capacity at its Rawan Cement Works in Chhattisgarh.
After a rigorous selection process spanning 5 months involving actual consumers and Superbrands council members comprising eminent professionals from India"s corporate
UltraTech Cement Limited has launched its second sustainability report, for the period 2010-12.UltraTech is a member of Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI) of the World Business
Ghar banate waqt aksar humse galtiyaan ho sakti hainGhar banate waqt aksar humse galtiyaan ho sakti hainGhar banate waqt aksar humse galtiyaan ho sakti hainGhar banate waqt aksar humse galtiyaan ho sakti hainGhar banate waqt aksar humse galtiyaan ho sakti hain
When we think of cement and the cement industry, it doesn`t exactly make our pulse race and our eyes widen in excitement. As a category, cement has always kept a low profile, though perhaps involuntarily so. It is a functional necessity in our everyday life. It is a functional necessity in our everyday life.
UltraTech has imbibed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a business objective and is working towards reducing its energy consumption and carbon emissions.