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Milestones - Phillips Carbon Black Limited

Milestones

PCBL Mundra Plant

 

1960

Incorporated as a Public Limited Company in collaboration with Phillips Petroleum Company, USA.

 

1962

Started production with the most widely accepted manufacturing process of carbon black with an installed capacity of 14,000 MT at Durgapur on June 5.

 

1974

Durgapur capacity enhanced to 36,000 MT.

 

 

1988

Entered into a technical collaboration with Columbian Chemicals Company USA.

 

1988

Initiated a 4 MW co-generation power plant at Durgapur.

 

1995

Durgapur plant capacity enhanced to 78,000 MT.

 

1996

Acquisition of Carbon Black unit of Gujarat Carbon Ltd at Palej, adding 25,000 MT.

 

 

1998

Acquisition of Carbon and Chemicals Ltd, in Kochi and production capacity enhanced to 36,000 MT.

 

1998

Capacity addition of 2.5 MW power plant at Kochi.

 

1998

Durgapur plant capacity increased to 1,10,000 MT.

 

2003

Durgapur plant capacity further increased to 1,35,000 MT.

 

 

2004

Expansion of Palej plant capacity by 70,000 MT.

 

2004

Kochi Hard Black Line modernized and capacity enhanced to 40,000 MT.

 

2005

Expansion of power plant at Palej, Bharuch to 12 MW.

 

2006

Palej plant awarded Carbon Credit (CERs) in May, which is the first unit in the Carbon Black Industry to get the same.

 

 

2009

Expansion of power plant at Durgapur to 30 MW, replacing the old power plant of capacity 4 MW.

 

2009

Expansion of Green field plant capacity at Mundra to 90,000 MT.

 

2010

Golden Jubilee Year for PCBL.

 

2010

Expansion of co-generation power plant at Mundra, Gujarat to 16 MW.

 

 

2011

Expansion of co-generation power plant at Kochi, Kerala to 10 MW.

 

2011

New Soft Black Line of capacity 50,000 MT initiated at Mundra.

 

2012

Expansion of co-generation power plant at Mundra, Gujarat to 6 MW.

 

2012

Capacity addition of 12,000 MT Carbon Black plant at Durgapur.

 

 

2013

New Soft Black Line of capacity 50,000 MT commissioned at Kochi.

 

2014

OSHAS 18001 certification.

 

2017

FY’17 witnessed the highest ever quarterly and annual PBT in PCBL’s history.

 

2018

FY'18 witnessed the highest ever annual EBITDA and PAT (profit after tax) in company's history.

 

2018

IATF 16949:2016 for PCBL Kochi Plant.

 

2018

Commissioned the state-of-the-art Sushila Goenka R&D Centre, at PCBL Palej Plant.

 

2018

Developed customised ASTM carbon black grades for major tyre customers.

 

2018

Developed ink grades. A series of unique carbon black 'NuTone' grade for ink application was developed.

 

2018

Obtained the 'Patent Grant Certificate' for two PCBL invention.


Sushila Goenka Research & Development Centre

2019

State-of-the-art Sushila Goenka Research and Development Centre at Palej, Gujarat, resulting in the introduction of new value-added products.

 

2019

Awarded Silver Medal for CSR activities by EcoVadis.

 

2019

Received D – for climate change in the CDP Supplier Engagement Project in 2019.

 

2019

Environment clearance obtained for carbon black expansion and 8 MW Green Power plant at Palej. Commissioning is expected in FY 2020-21.

 

2019

Water treatment plant of capacity 1850 KLD with state-of-the-art technology commissioned at Mundra.

 

2019

Environment clearance obtained for carbon black expansion and 7 MW Green Power plant at Kochi. Commissioning is expected in FY 2021-22.

 

2019

Achieved improved power generation per ton of carbon black produced in Durgapur.

 

2019

Produced new customized grades.

 

2020

Sushila Goenka Innovation Centre at Belgium has since become operational.

 

2020

Corporate Governance Rating of CGR2+, reflecting best practices of corporate governance.

 

2020

Transformation from OHSAS 18001:2007 to the corresponding International Standard ISO45001:2018 (1st Edition) for PCBL Mundra.

 

2020

'WASH' (Work Place Assessment For Safety & Hygiene) certification linked with COVID-19 for PCBL Kochi, Mundra, Durgapur and Palej units.

Captive Power Plant in PCBL's Plant at Kochi in Kerala.