Awards

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

  • LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) v4 Certification

    Birla Century was awarded U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) LEED v4 Gold certification by Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). It is the 1st manufacturing project in India and 2nd in the world to achieve this distinction.

  • National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC)

    Birla Century won two Excellence awards as well as one in Kaizen Competition, apart from being declared the winner in ‘Model’ and ‘Skit’ categories in Quality Circle at the 31st National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC 2017) held at Mysore.

  • Annual Convention on Quality Concepts (ACQC)

    Birla Century won a Gold Trophy in Quality Circle apart from being declared the winner in the ‘Model’ and ‘Poster’ competition at the 5th Annual Convention on Quality Concepts (ACQC2017) held at Ankleshwar, Gujarat.

  • DNA Real Estate & Infrastructure Round Table & Awards

    The landmark project, ‘Birla Centurion’ won ‘Commercial Property of the Year’ instituted by DNA Real Estate & Infrastructure Round Table & Awards.

  • National Infrastructure & Construction Awards

    The premier project, ‘Birla Centurion’ was adjudged as the ‘Green Project of the Year’ by National Infrastructure & Construction Awards.

  • Times Network National Awards for Marketing Excellence

    Times Network National Awards for Marketing Excellence honoured ‘Birla Centurions with the ‘Green Building Project of the Year’ for excellence in real estate and infrastructure.

  • ET Now Real Estate Awards

    ET Now Real Estate Awards, 2018 adjudged ‘Birla Centurion’ as the ‘Green Building Project of the Year’.

  • Commercial Property of the Year

    ‘Birla Centurion’ was named as the ‘Commercial Property of the Year’ by ET Now Real Estate Awards, 2018.

  • Annual Safety Celebrations, 2017

    Century Cement’s mines were declared the best in terms of ‘Overall Performance’, ‘General Workings’, and ‘Training & Safety Performance’ during Annual Safety Celebrations, 2017, held under the aegis of Directorate General of Mines Safety , Bilaspur and Raigarh region.

  • Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week for Raipur region, 2017-18

    Century Cement’s mines were declared the best for ‘Reclamation & Rehabilitation’ for its limestone mines in the category of mechanised mines, Chhattisgarh, during the Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week for Raipur region, 2017-18, held under aegis of Indian Bureau of Mines, Raipur Region.

  • 5-star rating for mines

    During the 3rd National Conclave on Mines & Minerals held at New Delhi, the Indian Bureau of Mines, Ministry of Mines, Government of India, certified Century cement, Maihar cement and Manikgarh Cement mines as 5-star for exemplary performance in implementation of Sustainable Development Framework during 2016-17.

  • The Khan Khanij Pradushan Niyantran Evam Paryavaran Vikas Samiti

    The Khan Khanij Pradushan Niyantran Evam Paryavaran Vikas Samiti, Jabalpur Region, declared Maihar cement’s mines as the best for ‘Systematic & Scientific Development’ and ‘Waste Dump Management’ in the category of fully mechanised mines during the Mines Environment & Mineral Conservation Week, 2017-18.

  • Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week 2017-18, Nagpur region

    During the Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week 2017-18 held under the aegis of Indian Bureau of Mines, Nagpur Region, Manikgarh cement’s mines were declared the best for ‘Sustainable Development’

  • Awards for case studies

    The Power Quality Circle received a Gold award at the 28th Nagpur Chapter Level Convention and Competition on Quality Circles, held at Nagpur on 8th October 2017, for their case study titled ‘To Reduce Fluctuation in De aerator Tank Level due to Frequent starting of Hotwell Pump’. The said case study was also honoured with an Excellence Award at the National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC), 2017, held at Mysore.

  • Awards from CII (Confederation of Indian Industry)

    For the third time in succession, Century Pulp & Paper’s Lalkuan unit won ‘National Energy Efficient Unit’ award in Paper sector, during the 18th National competition held for ‘Excellence in Energy Management’, 2017.

  • National Energy Conservation Award

    Century Pulp & Paper’s Lalkuan unit was also recognised with a National Energy Conservation Award in 2017.

  • Energy efficiency award

    Bureau of Energy Efficiency, Ministry of Power, Government of India, assessed Century Pulp & Paper as ‘Best Performer’ unit in terms of energy saving, under the ‘Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) Scheme-I’ in Pulp & Paper sector.

  • PaperEx

    Century Pulp & Paper, Lalkuan, was awarded the pole position in recognition of ‘Excellence’ under the ‘Green Concept Display’ category at the 13th International Exhibition & conference on Pulp, Paper and Allied Industries (PaperEx) held in Nov, 2017.

  • National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC)

    Birla Century won three Excellence awards, besides being the winner in the Skit and Slogan category at the 30th National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC), 2016, held at Raipur, Chattisgarh.

  • Annual Convention on Quality Concepts (ACQC)

    Birla Century won three Gold trophies on Quality Concepts at the 4th Annual Convention on Quality Concepts (ACQC-2016), held at Ankleshwar, Gujarat.

  • CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) – Energy management

    Certificate for Excellence to Century Rayon for being an energy-efficient unit at Energy Management, 2016.

  • CII – Quality Circle Competition

    Century Rayon was the second runner-up at the 29th State Level Quality Circle Competition held at Kolhapur on 21st September 2016.

  • CII – National Energy Efficient Unit

    For the second time in succession, Century Pulp & Paper’s Lalkuan unit was bestowed with the title of ‘National Energy Efficient Unit’ in the Paper sector — at the 17th National competition held for ‘Excellence in Energy Management’, 2016.

  • QCFI’s Chapter and National Convention

    Century Rayon’s quality circles bagged two golds and an equal number of silvers at QCFI’s Chapter and National Convention, 2016.

  • INSSAN (Indian National Suggestion Schemes’ Association)

    Century Rayon received three ‘Sujhav Ratan’ awards at the 18th Creativity Summit, 2016, New Delhi.

  • Annual Safety Celebrations

    Century Cement’s limestone mines were declared the best in terms of ‘Overall Performance’ and ‘Storage, Transport & Use of Explosive’ during Annual Safety Celebrations, 2016, held under the aegis of Directorate General of Mines Safety, Bilaspur and Raigarh Region.

  • Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week, Raipur region

    Century Cement’s limestone mines were declared the best in terms of ‘Reclamation & Rehabilitation’ in the category of mechanised mines for the Chhattisgarh region — during the Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week, Raipur region, organised by the Indian Bureau of Mines, Raipur, 2016-17.

  • 5-star rating

    The Indian Bureau of Mines, Ministry of Mines, Government of India, certified the mines at Century Cement and Maihar Cement as 4-star and 5-star respectively, for exemplary performance in implementation of sustainable development during the year 2015-16. It also bestowed the 5-star rating to mines of Manikgarh cement.

  • Mines & Minerals conservation week 2016-17, Jabalpur

    During the 26th Mines & Minerals conservation week 2016-17 organised by the Indian Bureau of Mines, Jabalpur region; the mines at Maihar Cement were declared the winner for ‘Overall Performance’ and ‘Systematic & Scientific Development’.

  • Mines & Minerals conservation week 2016-17, Nagpur

    Manikgarh Cement’s limestone mines were declared the best for their ‘Overall Performance in the category of highly mechanised mines during the Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation Week 2016-2017 — held under the aegis of Controller General, Indian Bureau of Mines, Nagpur.

  • Awards for case studies

    A case study titled ‘To reduce power consumption of compressor during fly ash bulker unloading’ — developed by Premium Quality Circle from process and mechanical department of cement mills at Manikgarh Cements — won the Gold Award in the 27th Chapter level Convention and Competition on Quality Circles held at Nagpur on 25th September, 2016. The same case study was honoured with an ‘Excellence’ award in the National Level Convention & Competition on Quality Circles held at Raipur in December, 2016.

  • Agro-industrial exhibition

    Century Pulp & Paper was declared the best in the 100th and 101st ‘Agro-industrial Exhibition’ held in 2016 and 2017 respectively by the G B Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Uttrakhand. It was the tenth time that it was bagging this award.

  • CONCOR EXIM Star Award

    Century Pulp & Paper was declared the first winner-up in ‘CONCOR EXIM Star Awards’, 2016, in the North Zone, for its valuable association in export and import categories.

  • National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC), 2015

    Distinguished award on quality concepts for Birla Century, at the National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC), 2015 held at Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

  • Annual Convention on Quality Concepts (ACQC), 2015

    It also won the Silver Trophy (QC-Project) and two Bronze Trophies (Slogan) at the 3rd Annual Convention on Quality Concepts (ACQC), 2015 held at Ankleshwar, Gujarat.

  • Texprocil Export Award

    The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council recognised Birla Century with a Bronze Trophy for export performance of Cotton Madeups for the year 2014-15.

  • Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award Trust

    Century Rayon received the ‘Certificate of Merit’ at the IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award, 2015. It also bagged the ‘Best Practices award’ for its in-house system for monitoring statutory compliance and e-intelligence data bank.

  • CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) - Excellent Energy Efficient Unit

    ‘Excellent Energy Efficient Unit’ award for Century Rayon in 2015.

  • CII - State Level Quality Circle Competition

    Swastik Quality Circle, from Century Rayon, was the first runner-up at the State Level Quality Circle Competition, at Kolhapur in August 2015.

  • CII - National Energy Efficient Unit

    ‘National Energy Efficient Unit’ award, for Century Pulp & Paper’s unit at Lalkuan, Nainital, in the paper & sugar sector, during ‘Excellence in Energy Management’, 2015.

  • Award for safety practices

    ‘Platinum Award’, by Greentech Foundation to Century Rayon, for adopting good safety practices at its chemical plant in 2015.

  • QCFI Chapter Convention

    Century Rayon’s quality circles received three golds and a silver medal at QCFI’s Chapter Convention held at Mumbai in September 2015.

  • QCFI National Convention

    ‘Excellence’ award for all three quality circles of Century Rayon, at QCFI’s National Convention held at Chennai in December 2015.

  • Water Quality Management

    ‘Water Quality Management’ award to Maihar Cement’s fully mechanised limestone mines for Jabalpur Region.

  • PANDWANI award

    For three years in succession, the Indian Bureau of Mines, Nagpur, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh region, recognised Manikgarh cement with the special ‘PANDWANI’ award for its efforts towards ‘Noise Vibration Control and Aesthetic Beauty’.

  • ICC Award for Excellence in Energy Conservation & Management

    The Indian Chemical Council conferred the ICC ‘Certificate of Merit’ for Excellence in Energy Conservation & Management, to Century Rayon, for the year 2013, in the month of September 2014.

  • National Convention on Quality Concepts (NCQC), 2014

    Two Quality Circles from Century Rayon won ‘Par Excellence’ (the highest award) and another two won the ‘Excellence’ award in National Convention on Quality Concepts-2014 held in Pune in December 2014.

  • Annual Chapter Convention

    Century Rayon’s Quality Circles won four golds and an equal number of silvers during the Annual Chapter Convention held in September 2014 in Mumbai.

  • Awards for mining operations

    Indian Bureau of Mines, Nagpur, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra region declared Manikgarh Cement’s mines as the best in the ‘Overall performance’ and ‘Noise Vibration Control and Aesthetic Beauty’.

  • Other awards

    Century Cement was bestowed with the ‘Silver’ award in the cement sector for outstanding achievement in environment management.

  • Oeko-tex standard 100 certification

    Century Rayon was accredited with the Oeko-tex standard 100 Certificate for producing Viscose Filament Yarn, which is completely safe for human body and is free from any kind of harmful substances. The division also won Oeko-tex special award for sustainable efforts at Frankfurt, Germany.

  • Maharashtra Convention for Quality Circles

    Two Quality circles from Century Rayon won the Diamond award (Highest recognition) at the Maharashtra Convention for Quality Circles at Aurangabad.

  • National Convention of Quality Circles

    Two Quality circles from Century Rayon won Par Excellence Award (Highest recognition) at the National Convention of Quality Circles at Kolkata.

  • Chapter Convention on Quality Concept

    Century Rayon’s Quality circles won six golds and one silver at the Chapter Convention on Quality Concept held at Mumbai.

  • Awards for mining operations

    During the 31st Annual Safety Celebration, 2013, Director General of Mines Safety, Bilaspur Region, declared the mines at Century Cement as the best for ‘Innovative Practices and Technology Adopted’ amongst mechanised mines.