New Delhi 14 June 2018: NRDC signed license agreement for commercialization of Geo-polymer Blocks for pavers developed by CSIR-Structural Engineering Research Center (SERC), Chennai under Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India to M/s Kiran Global Geocements Private Limited, Chennai
License Agreement was signed and exchanged between Prof. Santosh Kapuria, Director CSIR-SERC, Chennai, Dr. H. Purushotham Chairman & Managing Director, National Research Development Corporation, an Enterprise of the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi (NRDC) and Shri Singaravelu S, Managing Director, M/s Kiran Global Geocements Private Limited, Chennai, during CSIR-SERC, Chennai Foundation Day. The senior scientists and officials were also present during signing ceremony.
The Geo-polymer concrete block offers several advantages like Ecofriendlyness, high early strength, Portland cement free binder, no water required for curing, less energy requirement, low carbon foot print and good mechanical and durability properties. The technology can be easily adopted by SMEs.