We manufacture fibre cement corrugated roofing sheets, plain sheets and moulded accessories under the brand name KONARK. We also make environment friendly green building products for urban construction projects under the brand name KON_CRETE.
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As one of India’s leading construction material manufacturing company, UAL Industries Ltd. has, over the last three decades been meeting and fulfilling rural India’s demand as the most ideal roofing solution for low-cost housing materials. The Company’s Fibre Cement corrugated roofing sheets, plain sheets and moulded accessories are marketed under the brand name “KONARK”
Running parallel to this is the Company’s commitment to “green initiatives”. This earnest desire gave birth to KON_CRETE in 2011. Replete with a state of the art manufacturing unit for manufacture of Autoclave Aerated Concrete (AAC) blocks and panels, UAL today is a 600 crore rupees turnover Company having its registered office in Kolkata and is supported by a vibrant team of enthusiastic professionals.
Fibre Cement Sheets & Accesories
UAL’s reputed “Konark” Fibre Cement sheets and accessories form its core manufacturing activity. With manufacturing units in West Bengal (Tungadhowa, West Midnapore district), Odisha (Dhenkanal), Uttar Pradesh (Baramanpur, Jaunpur district) , the Company is surging ahead and creating milestones.
“Konark” has not only established itself as one of the leading brands in the roofing sheet industry in India but continues to enjoy a dominant and enviable market share in the cement roofing sheets category since the last three decades. “Konark” proudly crowns the homes in approximately 2 lac villages across Eastern India and is the most sought after brand in West Bengal, Odisha, Assam, Chattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.
Fibre Cement products are manufactured under (IS) license strictly conforming to the standards of Bureau of Indian Standards- IS 459/1992 for Corrugated Roofing Sheets, IS2098/ 1997 for Flat Sheets and IS 1626 (Part 111)/1994 for Roofing Accessories.
Reflecting its popularity is the aggregate production capacity which has currently grown to 6.50 lakh MT per annum.
Autoclaved Arerated Concrete (AAC) Blocks
Environmental sustainability is ingrained in UAL’s endeavours and perhaps it is this idea which has led to the formation of KON_CRETE. With an installed capacity of 3.00 lakh CuM per annum, KON_CRETE is the way to the future.
The Company’s plant at Bagnan, Howrah, West Bengal plant has been set up in technical collaboration with the pioneering European company ‘HESS AAC SYSTEMS’, reputed for AAC machinery. These blocks and panels are certified green products and are widely used as a technologically superior replacement of red clay and fly ash bricks for construction of walls.
The product goes a long way in preserving the environment and contributes to the green initiatives which are a global priority. With its noble and determined intentions, the product has rightly attracted the authorities of all Government bodies. Usage of AAC blocks significantly lower project costs and lead to savings in labour requirement, steel consumption, mortar and plaster expenses and project time cycle.
UAL is registered with the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) under Kyoto Protocol and our product AAC Blocks is certified as a Green Building product. A major achievement is our BIS Certification under License No. CM/L – 5100032464, conforming to IS 2185-1984, a first in Eastern India. These environment friendly blocks envision a greener tomorrow!
Asbestos Cement Pressure Pipes and Couplings:
The UAL Group has forayed into the manufacture of A.C. Pressure Pipes and Couplings under its company Neelachal Natural Resource Pvt. Ltd.
A.C. Pressure Pipes are manufactured using the highly efficient Magnani process, and employ advanced state of the art manufacturing equipment to monitor and regulate the pressure applied during manufacturing. Besides this, detailed and stringent testing of the pipes is carried out at the extensive testing facilities of the Company.
A.C. Pressure Pipes are used extensively in drinking water supply, Irrigation and sewer lines.
Public Health Engineering Dte.(PHED) , Dept of Minor Irrigation of State Govt., municipal bodies and village panchayats are the main users. It is also used for domestic and industrial purposes.
Our pipes are manufactured in accordance with Indian Standard specification 1592 : 2003 and are ISO 9001 certified.