Company: Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd
Dalmia Cement has a deep concern for the conservation of ecology and a pollution free environment. In this direction, the steps taken include wind energy generation and waste minimization through waste recycling and control.
In tune with the universal call for conservation of energy, Dalmia Cement has made headway by:
DCBL has promoted 3 educational institutions and one Skill Training Centre in this rural area for the development of youth. It strongly believes that the Nation will be worthy only when its citizens are educated. All the above institutions cater to the needs of the rural population.
This school was started in the year 1950 and offers education from 1st standard to +2 Standard. There are 1900 students studying in this school and teaches in both English and Tamil media. 60 teaching staff and 15 non- teaching staff support the school. First 3 ranks in +2 in the Educational district are from this school This school has continuously bagged championship for all categories of sports for the past 10 years in the Educational District. This school also is recognized by the District Administration for inculcating saving habits among the students and teachers and has been awarded as the 'best school' in the District. Extra auricular activities such as N.C.C., N.S.S. (National Service Scheme), Junior Red Cross, Scout and Guides are well established.
This school was started in the year 1989 and offers child-oriented education from L.KG. to X standard. This school offers education in English medium and is considered a premium school in this Education District. This School produces 500 students of excellent quality every year. The school concentrates on co-curricular activities like sports, debate, drawing, painting, craft and fine arts and the students have won many prizes in inter-school and district levels. Education of Character development and inculcating moral values among students are the chief concern of the school management.
Apart from operating the above educational institutions, DCBL is constructing a school in Palanganatham (neighboring village) with an investment of Rs. 8 lakhs. Further, about 35.schools, noon-meal shelters have been constructed to enable the children to have the food in a clean atmosphere. Fifteen Schools in the neighbourhoods have been provided with stools, benches and separators.
Cash Assistance For Poor Students
The company, through Rotary Club of Dalmiapuram, has been extending cash assistance to the poor & deserving students. On an average, a sum of Rs. 1.30 lakhs is allocated for the purpose of education of rural youth.
Industry Educational Institutions Interaction
DCBL also encourages students' visit to its factory to have a first hand glimpse of factory situation and also interacts actively with the students and faculty members and apprises them on the expectations of the industry.