Bharathi Cement Corporation Private Limited (BCCPL) is a producer of Superior Quality Cement has set new standards in the cement business. It is a joint venture of Vicat Group, France (pioneers in cement) in India having 51% majority stake.
Bharathi Cement has a 2 production lines with using state-of-the-art technology having a total capacity of 5 MTPA and is located at Nallalingayapalli, in Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh. The cement is marketed as “Bharathi Cement” since 2009.
The company was established on 25th October 2006 after taking over from Raghuram Cements Private Limited. Eventually the company's ownership changed and Raghuram Cements was renamed as Bharathi Cement Corporation Private Limited on 6th August 2008. Vicat Group, France has acquired a majority of 51% stake in 2010.
In 2006, it started the construction of its first production line of 2.25 MTPA at Nallalingayapalli. It started with a vision of having an ultra-modern manufacturing facility by installing new generation equipment’s made with German & Danish Technology to produce one of the Superior Quality Cement. A Robotic Lab analyses the raw materials and controls and takes correcting measures if required to avoid human errors and deliver Superior Quality Cement.
On 4th February 11, 2nd production line of 2.75 MTPA was started making the total capacity increase to 5 MPTA. In 2015, a 30MW Captive Power Plant was set-up to self-suffice power requirement. As a part of its forward integration strategy, the group established two subsidiaries - Bharathi Polymers India Private Limited (Laminated PP bag manufacturing unit) and Bharathi Rock Products India Private Limited (Aggregates Division).
It also invested to build a robust back-end rail and road transport system ensuring the delivery of cement within 24 hours of placing an order.
30MW Captive Power Plant at Bharathi Plant, Kadapa setting up a new benchmark in the industry by completing within 18 months from the date of order.