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Mangalam Cement’s KC Jain wins award

Our Bureau Hyderabad | Updated on May 31, 2019 Published on May 31, 2019

He was recognised as the CII-CMA’s ‘Distinguished Personality’ due to his work to improve sustainability in the industry.

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Cement Manufacturers Association (CMA) felicitated KC Jain, Director, Mangalam Cement Ltd at Green Cementech 2019 in Hyderabad.

Mahendra Singhi, President, CMA and the MD and CEO of Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, presented the CII-CMA’s Distinguished Personality Award to KC Jain at a special session.

Jain was instrumental in setting-up the first dry cement plant in the country at Basant Nagar in 1969. This encouraged others to adopt the dry process technology.

He also facilitated setting up of the Vasavadatta Cement plant, which is a modern, automated and energy efficient plant, and he has taken several initiatives on sustainability and ecological front.

Serving as an inspiration to various stakeholders of Indian cement industry, Jain has demonstrated how concerted efforts and involvement can enable in making plants energy efficient, cost effective and in the process become world class.

Published on May 31, 2019
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