- Minimum 28 days strength of 430 Kg/CM2 (43 MPa) IS: 269-2015
- General purpose cement General civil construction work, in the manufacture of pre-cast items such as blocks, pipes and tiles, asbestos products such as sheets and pipes and non-structural works such as plastering and flooring
The use of high quality limestone, modern equipments, closer on line control of constituents, maintaining better particle size distribution, finer grinding and better packing has made it possible to upgrade the qualities of cement. The use of high grade cements proves to be advantageous for making stronger concrete. On the flip side, they are a bit costlier than low grade cement though comes along benefits such as offering 10-20% savings in cement consumption and offer many other hidden benefits. The faster rate of development of strength is the one of the important benefit. The modern era of construction activities has almost ruled out 33 grade cement in the market due to the wider use of high grade cement.
Penna Cement is one of the largest privately held cement companies in India, with an installed cement capacity of 10 Million Tonnes Per Annum. Founded in 1991, Penna Cement has established itself as one of the most trusted cement brands, with significant footprints in southern and western India. Their clientele ranges from small house owners to organised real estate developers and from various state governments to global construction majors. Over the last two decades, Penna cement has grown organically by developing in-house expertise and capabilities, across the entire value chain in the cement industry. All of its cement plants are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, enabling the company to deliver the superior quality products.