JK Lakshmi, within an approximately span of 25 years, has established its strong footing in the industry. With over 2000 dealers in the market, the brand assures strength. ICR gives you an in-depth look on the business of the company. Located in the remote area of Sirohi in the state of Rajasthan, the company commenced its production in the year 1982. The story of JK Lakshmi Cement Limited thus began. And as it has completed more than 25 years of its glorious existence, the company is renowned for its strength, quality and performance.
One of the established names in the cement industry, JK Lakshmi Cement Ltd has state-of-the-art plant at Jaykaypuram, dist. Sirohi, Rajasthan. With the capacity expansion and further commissioning of a split location grinding unit at Motibhoyan, Kalol (Gujarat), the combined capacity of the Company today stands at 4.75 mtpa. With the use of the latest technology from M/s Blue Circle Industries and modern equipments from M/s Fuller International of USA, the Company is going from strength to strength.
It is also the first cement producer of Northern India to be awarded an ISO 9002 certificate and be accredited by NABL (Department of Science & Technology, Government of India) for its Lab Quality Management systems.
JK Lakshmi Cement is manufactured from superior quality Lime-stone which is available in abundance in our mines. The main advantage of JK Lakshmi cement is consistency in terms of strength, setting time, colour, fineness and weight.
Some other advantages of JK Lakshmi Cement are:
• It's a homogeneous product containing no colour pigment.
• You don't need to change concrete mix design every now and then.
• It provides attractive, durable and consistent light-grey coloured concrete, renders and mortars.
• It has early setting characteristics for cost efficient demoulding /deshuttering.
• It's chloride content is low.
Its wide network of 70 cement dumps and over 2200 dealers spread across the states of Rajasthan, Gujarat, Delhi, Haryana, UP, Uttaranchal, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Mumbai and Pune and the vast pool of highly trained and dedicated marketing and technical service team helps the Company to service it's customers at their doorstep.
The First Cement Manufacturer in Northern India to introduce coloured bags, JK Lakshmi Cement's Technical Service Cell provides construction solutions to its customers & carries out regular & innovative contact programmes with Individual House Builders, Masons and Business Associates to keep in tune with their needs and requirements.
Keeping in touch with the global construction trends & changing needs of customers, the company has introduced state-of-the-art Ready Mix Concrete (RMC) with the brand name "JK Lakshmi Power Mix". Currently, the company has 10 fully operational plants in Western & Northern regions of the country and is further expanding in this area. 'JK Lakshmiplast' the first premium branded Plaster of Paris (POP) in Northern India is another value added product launched by the Company for discerning customers.
An integral part of Major Projects like IGNP, Sardar Sarovar Dam, Golden Quadrilateral and major corporations like L&T, Reliance, NTPC, Essar and Airport Authority of India, JK Lakshmi Cement has become the preferred choice among the customers because of its consistency, high level of quality and impeccable customer service.
A true showcase of 'Mazbooti Guaranteed', the Company has been able to connect very strongly with its customers at an emotional level. With this thought as a constant reminder of company's values, everyone at JK Lakshmi strive to keep up the standards and continue with the good work for many years to come.
JK Lakshmi Cement produces Portland cement at grades 43 & 53 and Blended cement. It also produces Plaster of Paris in brand name of JKLAKSHMIPLAST and Ready mixed concrete.
JK Lakshmi Cement claims to be the only cement in India that comes with the unique Mazbooti (Strength) Guarantee.
Blended Cement is a superior variant of cement that provides features such as super strength and higher fineness. It is stronger and more durable than conventional PPC and is recommended for structures such as dams and heavy machinery foundations, though it is also commonly used for regular residential and commercial projects. JK Lakshmi Cement 53 (blended) is one example of blended cement and it has a minimum guaranteed strength of 53 mpa.
You can get the best concrete from JK Lakshmi Cement 53 by using the following tips:
• Use potable water for mixing and curing.
• Source clean and strong aggregates conforming to IS 383.
• The design-mix concrete should use low water-cement ratio and compatible admixtures.
• Ensure that materials are batched by weight and water by weight/volume.
• Concrete should be mixed in a mechanical mixer at least for two minutes.
• Rigid form work should be thoroughly treated with burnt oil or similar type.
• All waste-material should be removed from the interior of the forms before the concrete is placed.
• Ensure proper transporting of concrete to maintain workability and to avoid segregation.
• Proper method must be followed in order to achieve thorough compaction of the concrete.
• Curing should be done for at least 10 days after concreting.
• Strict supervision should be maintained throughout the process.
In case you want to avoid the hassles associated with site-mix concrete, you can opt for JK Lakshmi Ready-mix concrete. JK Lakshmi RMC is manufactured using cutting-edge technology and is thoroughly tested before reaching the consumer.
JK Lakshmi Cement is well-positioned logistically by virtue of the following factors:
• Facility of a captive railway siding.
• Factory is well connected by National Highway.
• Nearest port is Kandla (Gujarat-India).
JK Lakshmi Cement manufacturing facility has been rated amongst Greenest Cement Plant of India by CSE GRP 2005 thus highlighting our commitment to the environment even while ensuring the highest standards of quality for our products.
We have also won the Productivity Excellence Award 2007-08, Energy Conservation Award 2008, NCB award 2007, Building Leadership Award 2007, National Award for Environmental Excellence & Energy Management 2007, Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility 2007, ICWAI National Award 2007 for Excellence in Cost Management, The Pinnacle Cement 2006 award by MTech Zee TV, Green Tech Safety Award and a place of pride amongst the top ten companies in India in HR practices. (as per the Business Today- TNS Mercer survey).
2007-08, Energy Conservation Award 2008, NCB award 2007, Building Leadership Award 2007, National Award for Environmental Excellence & Energy Management 2007, Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility 2007, ICWAI National Award 2007 for Excellence in Cost Management, The Pinnacle Cement 2006 award by MTech Zee TV, Green Tech Safety Award and a place of pride amongst the top ten companies in India in HR practices. (As per the Business Today- TNS Mercer survey).