The ancient Romans used burnt lime (calcium oxide) and volcanic ash (silica and alumina) to produce cement for construction. The Colosseum and Pantheon, two of the many Roman structures constructed with this ancient type of cement, have stood the test of time and weather.

The Colosseum (source: http://www.the-colosseum.net/history/h1.htm)
The Colosseum (source: The-Colosseum.net: Antiquity)
The Pantheon (source: https://www.italyguides.it/en/lazio/rome/ancient-rome/pantheon)
The Pantheon (source: The Pantheon in Rome – ItalyGuides.it)

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After the successful implementation and certification to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001, Cement Division has embarked on yet another system i.e ISO 50001.

ISO 50001 is the international standard on energy management practices that gives organisations a way to systematically optimise energy performance in all process and promote more efficient energy management.

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