This Plant was established in the year 1997 with a capacity of 0.9 million tonnes per annum (MTPA). The present capacity of the Plant is 3 MTPA.
The Four Leaves Award to this Plant created history by making The Ramco Cements Limited the only cement company in India to win this award.
The salient features of the Plant which helps us in ensuring a consistent quality cement are:
The Plant was set-up with state-of-the-art technological equipment, many of which were installed for the first time in India, such as SF Cross Bar Coolers and Vertical Roller Mills for cement grinding.
The Cross Belt Analyzer (Gamma Matrix) is installed in the incoming mines limestone conveyor belt to analyze the entire quantity of limestone and maintain consistent quality and minimize the rejection of natural resources.
Separate covered Limestone Storage Shed for limestone, covered storage for all raw materials with a Stacker and Reclaimer System to improve the consistency of the rawmeal.
Alathiyur Plant Video
Fully-centralized control room operation, from limestone to cement-packing stage with PLC and Fuzzy Logic Computerized System.
Fully-automated Electronic Packer to maintain accurate weight of the cement bags.