Mangalam Cement Limited (MCL), the ISO 9001:2000, IS/ISO 14001:2004 and ISO 18001:2007 certified company was incorporated on 27th October 1976. As a B.K. Birla Group wing, the company is producing cement in 43 and 53 grades and Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC) using the dry process and marketing them under the brand names of Mangalam and Birla Uttam. Manufacturing units of the company namely Managalam Cement and Neer Shree Cement are both located at Morak in the Kota district of Rajasthan. The Company commenced its business on 15th January of the year 1977. The existing first plant of the company was gone to stream in March of the year 1981. Buildings, plant, machinery and railway siding of the company were revalued in January of the year 1988. In October of the year 1992, the company came out with an issue of equity shares. Commercial production in the new cement unit at Neer Shree Cement was commenced in April of the year 1994, as increased the company's capacity from 4 lacks TPA to 10 lacks TPA. MCL bagged first prize for Reclamation and Rehabilitation of Land Degradation in the North Zone during the year 1995-96 from Indian Bureau of Mines. During the year 1996-97, the company had accredited with ISO-9002 certificate in recognition of its quality systems. In view of erosion in the entire net worth of the company by reason of providing for sales tax liability not earlier provided for, the company had registered as a sick industrial company in the year 2000. In May of the year 2002, the Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR), had declared the company as sick industrial company. In the same year of 2002, MCL had submitted the Revival Package to Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI), the Operating Agency (OA), was not accepted by them, and advised to resubmit. Hence, the company again submitted the Revised Revival Package to IDBI on 8th September of the year 2003. The revival package was accepted and BIFR sanctioned the scheme for the revival of the company. M/S IDBI was appointed as Monitoring agency during the year 2005. During the year 2006-07, the got good phase, in the year only company declared dividend to it shareholders after very long period. The Company's captive thermal power plant with capacity of 17.5 MW was commissioned during August of the year 2007 and started generating power. The Company intends to increase capacity by setting up a 1.5 to 2 million MTPA plant either at the existing site or in the Murena district of Madhya Pradesh. A memorandum of understanding has been signed with the Madhya Pradesh Government for setting up a cement manufacturing plant, which will depend on the grant of prospecting license and availability of limestone reserves proved after prospecting.