Ambuja Cements and ACC’s Remarkable Commitment to Sustainable Construction in the Landmark Mumbai Coastal Road Project

Ambuja Cements and ACC’s Remarkable Commitment to Sustainable Construction in the Landmark Mumbai Coastal Road Project

Bangalore, 10th November 2023: Ambuja Cements and ACC, the cement and building material companies of the diversified Adani Group, take immense pride in having fulfilled their commitment for providing highly durable Green Concrete for the Mumbai Coastal Road Project (MCRP), via Ambuja Cement in high-grade concrete and ACC’s RMX ACC ECOMaxX line of Value-Added concrete products. Ambuja Cements and ACC have played pivotal role in the construction of numerous iconic and critical structures throughout India.

In a remarkable showcase of commitment to sustainability, Ambuja Cements and ACC have played a pivotal role in the Mumbai Coastal Road Project (MCRP). The project, covers the development of a 7.75-kilometre coastal roadway, stretching from Princess Street Flyover to Priyadarshini Park. A remarkable feat that this project is slated to achieve is to construction a tunnel beneath the sea, spanning Girgaum Chowpatty, Malabar Hills, and Priyadarshini Park. This engineering marvel includes a multilevel interchange at Haji Ali, facilitating seamless connectivity between South and North Mumbai, featuring elevated roads constructed over reclaimed land.

Ambuja Cements and ACC’s contribution to the MRCP stands out with its high-performance concrete and innovative RMX ACC ECOMaxX concrete, ensuring both performance & durability by reduction in CO2 emissions. This pioneering concrete solution perfectly embodies Ambuja Cements’ solution for exceptional strength and ACC’s dedication to environmentally responsible construction. Despite operating within the challenging environment of South Mumbai, the companies successfully delivered concrete while upholding the timelines and maintaining the desired performance standards. This achievement was made possible with the help of diligent maintenance of ACC’s Concrete plants, ensuring a continuous supply of high-grade and Green concrete from the ACC’s South Mumbai Plant.

A total of 29,422.50 cubic meters of concrete, including both high-performance concrete and ACC ECOMAXX, were supplied for the project, which contributed to bringing about a significant reduction in carbon footprint. This substantial contribution played a pivotal role in achieving a remarkable reduction in the project’s carbon footprint. This reduction is underscored by a weighted average of 213 kg CO2/m3, signifying a 61% decrease.

Mr. Ajay Kapur, CEO, Cement Business, said, “The Mumbai Coastal Road Project (MCRP) is an extraordinarily prestigious endeavor, and Ambuja Cements and ACC are truly honored to contribute to its success. With our legacy spanning several decades, Ambuja Cements and ACC have played a pivotal role in numerous iconic projects across India. This project marks another significant milestone in Ambuja Cements and ACC’s ongoing commitment to nation-building through infrastructure development. It underscores our position as the preferred choice of our customers, offering enduring and sustainable solutions.”

Ambuja Cements and ACC’s contribution to the Coastal Road project exemplifies its dedication to sustainable and environment-friendly construction practices. The project closely aligns with India’s vision for sustainable infrastructural development, where the projects of today becoming the stepping stones of tomorrow. The use of high-performance concrete and RMX ACC ECOMaxX not only ensures the durability and longevity of structures but also significantly reduces their carbon footprint.

Ambuja Cements and ACC take pride in the significant role it has played in the prestigious Mumbai Coastal Road Project (MCRP), a groundbreaking initiative that will redefine Mumbai’s roadway connectivity. As India’s construction landscape evolves, Ambuja Cements and ACC continue to lead the way and remain at the forefront, offering innovative sustainable solutions that uphold the highest standards of quality.