Ramco Industries Limited is part of the US$ 1 billion Ramco Group with interests in Cement, Dry Wall & Ceiling products, Roofing products, Cotton yarn, Surgical cotton and Computer Software.
With 12 plants across South Asia and a 8,000 strong partner network, Ramco Industries is one of the leading building materials manufacturers in South Asia and has been at the forefront of innovation answering perplexing challenges with definitive solutions.
Ramco's first plant to manufacture roofing sheets was set up at Arakkonam, Tamil Nadu in 1967. Apart from the Arakkonam plant, the company operates eight modern plants manufacturing high quality fibre cement roofing sheets in India today: Gangaikondan - Tamil Nadu, Karur – Karnataka, Maksi - Madhya Pradesh, Silvassa - UT of Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Kharagpur - West Bengal, Vijayawada - Andhra Pradesh, Anjar – Gujarat, Bihiya – Bihar. The present aggregate capacity for Fibre Cement Sheets manufacture in India is over 7 lakh tons per annum.
Ramco Industries Ltd introduced the Ramco Hilux Calcium Silicate Board, a versatile building material, using technology from the A & A Corporation, Japan.
These boards are rapidly replacing conventional building materials such as Gypsum boards, Plywood & Plaster of Paris across the international markets by virtue of their sheer versatility. Several landmark and iconic structures that have stood the test of time bear the Hilux stamp of excellence, signifying stronger, safer and aesthetically appealing buildings. Ramco Hilux boards and tiles are manufactured at the world class plant at Keshwana, Rajasthan with a production capacity of 48,000 metric tons per annum.