The full form of ACC is Associated Cement Companies. It was earlier known as Associated Cement Companies. The Associated Cement Companies (ACC) is said to be the most prominent manufacturer of Cement and Finished Mix Concrete in India today. Its head office is located at Maharishi Karve Road, Mumbai, which is also known as Cement House.
ACC is known worldwide as a very good company as it has 17 state-of-the-art cement factories and about 60 ready-mixed concrete plants and a huge distribution network and sales offices across the country.
Since the founding of the ACC company, it is considered a trendsetter and well-known benchmark in cement and concrete technology. Mr. Neeraj Akhauri is the MD and CEO of ACC Company till October 2017. It is recognized for being one of the established companies in our entire country for challenging conferences and fulfilling our promises.
History of ACC
ACC Limited The history of the company was very interesting and you will also be surprised to know about how it became such a big company in such a short time. First the ACC Limited Company was established in August 1936 as Associated Cement Company Limited by a merger of ten existing cement companies.
ACC Limited Company established India’s first fully indigenous cement plant in 1944 in Chaibasa, Bihar. Then in 1944 1956, it established a bulk cement depot at Okhla in New Delhi. Now it started growing slowly and in 1965, it established the Central Research Station in Thane.
ACC Limited Company acquired Cement Marketing Company of India in 1973. In 1978, it introduced the Prolicinator technology in India for the first time.
It now became known to almost the whole country, then it started its first 1 MPTA plant in Wadi, Karnataka in 1982 and in the same year it established the Bulk Cement Corporation of India through a joint venture with the Government of India.
Now this company grew rapidly every year and on July 7, 2008, it established ACC Cement Technology Institute in Jamul. In September 2009, it established a coal washery in Jamul. Subsequently in 2010, it started a 2.5 MW windmill project in Maharashtra. In 2011, it received ISO 9001-2008 certification from Det Norske Veritas (DNV) AS Certification Services.
Main products of ACC
You will find many products of ACC company in the market but here you can see the names of some of its main products such as –
- Bulk cement
- Portland cement
- Premium Cements
- Ready Mixed Concrete
- Ready Mixed Concrete Value Added Products
Rest ACC Full Forms
- Atlantic Coast Conference
- Army Cadet College
- Accounting Courses
- Asian Cricket Council