Set up in 1972 in the Khor Khwair Industrial Area, Ras Al Khaimah, Union Cement Company (UCC) is the first cement producer of United Arab Emirates. UCC, with its wide range of products such as Ordinary Portland Cement, Low, Moderate and High Sulphate Resisting Cement, Green Cement and API certified Oil Well Cement.
Committed to provide products of the highest standard, Union Cement Company was the first cement manufacturer in the Middle East, to have obtained the ISO and API certifications. UCC obtained its ISO 9000 certification in 1994 as the first cement manufacturer in the Middle East. In 1980, UCC added API Spec Q1 certification and in the year 2000, it added ISO 14001 certification in line with its dedication to the environment.
In July 2018, Shree Cement Limited, an Indian Public Listed Company and one of the top three cement manufacturers of India acquired Shareholding and management control of the company. Shree Cement Group, www.shreecement.com believes that excellence is not a destination but a journey and has regularly striven towards innovation, higher productivity & efficiency.
At Union Cement Company PrJSC, RAK, we have surpassed daily production of Portland Cement Clinker, without capital investments, from 10,000 TPD in 2018 at the time of acquisition to 14,500 TPD in early 2020.
UCC is committed to continuously reduce its carbon foot print. Our focus on lowest CO2 emission became a driving force for us to enhance non-conventional power generation across our operations. At UCC, we opted to convert maximum waste heat in to Power generation resulting in more than double the green power generation to 25 MW in just two years. There is fair estimate of reduction of CO2 emission more than130K per year at UCC, RAK.
Shree Cement Group, has the largest capacity of green power plants generating power from waste heat from cement operations, in world cement industry, outside China. Shree Cement was recognized as a ‘New Sustainability Champion’ by World Economic Forum.
Our Mission –
To be the First choice of Domestic & Overseas Customers as leading cement manufacturer in the United Arab Emirates, by providing quality products and exemplary customer service, while according utmost priority to health, safety and environmental protection.