The Maharashtra Fly Ash Information Center is located next to the Dirk India Fly Ash recycling plant. After the first meeting of the Advisory board to the Maharashtra Fly Ash information Center the board members inspected the POZZOCRETE plant. Mr. G. Dirk outlined the further 10 cr. investment. Work on this is starting in Decmebr 2006.
The new installation will process the rejects from the classification plant
into a new grade of POZZOCRETE. By this the Nashik plant will have no
residues which would need to be disposed off.
Just now installation work on the ash conditioning plant started.
This plant is used to produce conditioned or stabilized ash which
can be used for safe transport for all types of fill applications in road
Dirk expects to have the further two 300 ts silos for the new plant ready by February 2007. By this the silo capacity is increased to totally 1400 ts, adding to supply flexibilty.
Members of the board are:
Ganesh Kaskar, CEO, RMC Readymix (India) Pvt. Ltd.
A.N. Jangle, Excecutive director, AFCONS Infrastructure Ltd.
Sudhir Dhawan, CEO, TRACTEBEL Engineers and Constructors Pvt. Ltd.
P.P. Kokil, Asst. Manager (ENV), TATA Power, Trombay Thermal Power Station
Akash Gonge, General Manager, GODREJ & BOYCE Mfg. Co. Ltd.
Prof. M.S. Shetty, former Senior Professor of Civil Engineering , CME, Ministry of Defence
S.A. Reddi, Consultant, GAMMON India Ltd.
A.K. Jain, former Vice President, technical, GRASSIM Industries Ltd.
S. Bhansali, Managing Director, CLOVER Group
D. Juneja, Dy. Director, CII ITC Center for Excellence for Sustainable Development
M. Joshi, Director Product Technology, DIRK India
P. J. Jawale, Director of Production, DIRK India
G. Dirk, chairman, DIRK India