Bashundhara Ready Mix and Construction Industries Limited (BRMCIL), a concern of the country’s largest business conglomerate Bashundhara Group, launched its third plant on Sunday to supply quality concrete for durable constructions in Dhaka city.
The largest Ready Mix plant has been constructed at Bashundhara Residential Area in Baridhara of the capital Dhaka to make quality concretes available to the construction sites within short time and affordable cost.
Bashundhara Group Vice Chairman Safwan Sobhan Tasvir inaugurated the plant at Block-P at Bashundhara Residential Area as the chief guest.
Professor Dr Syed Fakhrul Ameen, former teacher of BUET and adviser of Bashundhara Ready Mix, attended the programme as the special guest.
Mirza Mujahidul Islam, Chief Operating Officer of Bashundhara Ready Mix, Bashundhara Multi Trading Limited and Toggi Services, Md Towfique Hasan, Head of Division of Marketing and Business Development (Sector-C), Md Ilias Hossain, Head of Division (Audit), Biswajit Dhar, Chief Engineer, Shishir Kumar Biswas, Head of Plant Operations, Khijir Ahammed, Head of Division (SCM-Foreign), Shimanto Biswas, Deputy General Manager (SCM-Local), Masudul Haque, Assistant General Manager and In-Charge (Sales), among others, were also present.
Speaking on the occasion, Professor Dr Syed Fakhrul Ameen said “It is better to use concrete materials from the nearest ready mix plant to have durable construction. The Bashundhara Residential and adjoining areas are experiencing a procession of construction works. Being nearest, the third plant will be able to provide quality concretes to the construction sites in the locality. Such delivery of concrete products will be quick for having no traffic jam.”
Terming the third plant the largest in Dhaka, Mirza Mujahidul Islam said that the plant will be able to provide quality concrete in Bashundhara Residential and adjoining places at the low cost.
“The third plant has capacity to produce 240 cubic meter of concrete per hour. We have modern equipment, transport and other logistic facilities having a capacity to supply 2-2.5 lakh CFT ready mix concrete at affordable cost daily,” he said.
About quality of ready mix, he said the quality of Bashundhara ready mix is better than others creating a growing demand in the market.
“We have a plan to construct 10 more plants in various parts of the country in this year,” he continued.
Md Towfique Hasan said “The third plant will be able to provide concrete to the construction sites in Bashundhara, Gulshan, Baridhara, Rampura, Uttara, Tongi, Purbachal, Dhaka cantonment and Mirpur areas.”
The third plant is aimed at meeting the growing demand for proper PSI (pounds per square inch) concrete in the northern part of Dhaka city, he said.
Bashundhara Group constructed the its first plant at Hasnabad of Keraniganj in January and second plant at Kanchan in Narayanganj in September last year (2022).