ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 & ISO 14001 Certified Unit Sahupuram Works of DCW Limited is situated in Tamil Nadu on the Tuticorin-Tiruchendur State Highway about 4 km north of Tiruchendur – the famous shore-based temple town. The nearest harbour and broad-guage railway station is at Tuticorin City about 30 km north of Sahupuram. The nearest commercial airports are at Madurai (170 km) and Thiruvananthapuram (180 km). The Bay of Bengal is about 5 km to the eastern side.
The factory together with the township facilities and salt fields covers a total area of about 2,500 Acres. There is also an installation near the Tuticorin Port for storing Vinyl Chloride Monomer, the imported raw material used in the manufacture of PVC Resin. The factory works on a 24 hour shift basis.
Apart from the chemical products produced, DCW produces 150,000TPA of industrial salt for captive consumption. The Company also runs a 36MW furnace oil based Captive Power Plant and a 58.3MW coal based Cogen Plant as it has power intensive manufacturing processes.
Dhrangadhra Works of DCW Limited is situated in Gujarat in the Surendranagar District on Gandhidham Express State highway about 120 km away from Ahmedabad and 36 km from Surnendranagar.
The climate at Dhrangadhra is tropical with Desert land. It is hot in the summer and cool in winter. Annual rainfall ranges from 600 mm to 700 mm mainly received primarily during June to September period.