India’s Udaipur expands its cement capacity to 4.7 Mta

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Udaipur Cement Works Limited (UCWL) expanded its cement capacity with the installation of Mill4 at the Dabok Plant in Rajasthan, India. UCWL is a subsidiary of JK Lakshmi Cement and has been established in 1993. The new mill has a cement grinding capacity of 2.5 Mta, which expands the capacity to 4.7 Mta. In October 2023 the 2nd 1.5 Mta kiln line been commissioned in Udaipur (we reported here 25. Oct. 2023). In the last quarter, the company also doubled its waste heat recovery capacity from 6 MW to 12 MW. This has enabled UCWL to achieve a green energy share of more than 50% in total electrical energy consumption.