Cement Corporation of India Limited (CCI) was incorporated as a Company wholly owned by Government of India on 18th January 1965 with the principal objective of achieving self sufficiency in cement production. The authorised and paid-up capital of the company as on 31.3.2012 was Rs. 900 crores and Rs. 811.41 crores(including Rs.41.75 crores for share application money pending allotment) respectively.
CCI is a multi unit organisation at present having ten units spread over eight states with a total annual installed capacity of 38.48 lakh MT. All Factories, Zonal Offices and Corporate Office at Delhi are inter connected through Internet. In line with the advancement in cement technology CCIhad been adopting the latest one with one million tonne plants at Tandur and Nayagaon.
CCI manufactures various types of cements like Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC), Portland Slag Cement (PSC) & Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) of varying grades viz 33, 43,53 and 53S(special grade cement for manufacture of sleepers for Indian Railways) grades. under strict quality control with the brand name of CCI Cement.
CCI with a strong work-force of 907 employees (as on 31.03.2012) has always encouraged balanced regional growth with most of its factories located in underdeveloped/backward areas. CCIhas also been contributing to the development of areas around factories by adopting nearby villages and providing the basic facilities like school, health center, drinking water etc.
For maintaining the ecological balance CCIis launching massive tree plantation drives from time to time at all units and in surrounding areas.