Transforming challenges into opportunities has been a hallmark of the Jaypee Group, ever since its inception five decades ago. The Group is a diversified infrastructure conglomerate with business interests in civil Engineering & Construction,cement, Power, Real Estate & expressways, Hospitality, Healthcare, Sports ,Education (not-for-profit).
Engineering & Construction
The Engineering and Construction wing of the Group is an acknowledged leader in the construction of multi-purpose River Valley and Hydropower projects. It has the unique distinction of having simultaneously executed 13 Hydropower projects spread across 6 states and the neighboring country Bhutan for generating 10,290 MW power.
The Group has been assigned “CR1” grade by ICRA Ltd. indicating very “strong contract execution capacity with best prospects of timely completion of projects, without cost overruns for projects with average value of Rs. 2500 crore.” It is the only Group in India, which pre-qualifies on its own for the bidding of various projects that are awarded in the country.
A leader in Engineering and Construction of Hydropower projects in India, the Group has the largest market share in the Indian Hydropower, E&C and EPC sector having participated in 54% of Hydropower projects developed in 10th 5-Year Plan in different capacities
JAL is the only integrated solution provider for Hydropower projects in the country with a track record of strong project implementation in different capacities and has participated in projects that have added over 8840 MW of Hydroelectricity to the National grid between 2002 to 2009. (AN UNPARALLEL FEATURE IN INDIAN POWER SECTOR)
The Group also has the distinction of executing three out of five Hydropower projects contracted on an EPC basis in the country till March 2009. Two of these, 300 MW Chamera – II and 520 MW Omkareshwar, have been completed ahead of schedule.
The 900 MW Baglihar (Stage-I and II) Hydroelectric project in Jammu & Kashmir, has been set up in the challenging environment of the State with 22 million cubic meters of concrete, has been the largest EPC project executed in the country in Hydropower sector, so far.
The key non-EPC projects completed across India are:
- 1450 MW Sardar Sarover Project, the largest water resource project in India
- 1000 MW Tehri Dam, Asia’s highest rockfill dam
- 1000 MW Indira Sagar Power House, second largest surface power house in the country
- 1500 MW Naptha Jhakri Power House, the largest underground surface power house in the country
Jaypee Group is the 3rd largest cement producer in the country. The group produces special blend of Portland Pozzolana Cement under the brand name ‘Jaypee Cement’ (PPC). Its cement division currently operates modern, computerized process control cement plants with an aggregate installed capacity of 28 MnTPA.
The Group operates, 400 MW Vishnuprayag Hydropower Station (Uttarakhand) and has constructed 300 MW Baspa II & 1000 MW Karcham Wangtoo Hydroelectric plants (Himachal Pradesh).
In addition, 3200 MW projects (2700 MW Lower Siang & 500 MW Hirong )are coming up in Arunachal Pradesh and 720 MW (270 MW Umngot and 450 MW Kynshi Stage –II) in Meghalaya.
After having established a strong presence in the Hydropower sector the Group has initiated its entry into Thermal Power Generation, &Power Transmission.
The Group has constructed and engineered prestigious thermal power projecs. In Madhya Pradesh the Group has built and operates the 500 MW Bina Thermal Power Project as well as 1320 MW Nigrie Coal fired Thermal Power Plant. The Group has developed 3300 Mega Watt of supercritical thermal power plans of which a 1980 Megawatt power station is in Bara in Uttar Pradesh.
The Group has also successfully implemented a Transmission system associated with 1000 MW Karcham Wangtoo Hydro-electric project. The Transmission project consists of a 214 km long transmission line between Wangtoo in Himachal Pradesh and Abdullapur in Haryana.
Real Estate and Expressways
The Group is a pioneer in the development of India’s first golf centric Real Estate. Jaypee Greens – a world class fully integrated complex consists of an 18 hole Greg Norman Golf Course. Stretching over 452 acres, it also includes residences, commercial spaces, corporate park, entertainment and nature in abundance. Jaypee Greens also launched its second project in Noida in November 2007. India’s First Wish Town, is an Integrated Township spread over 1162 acres of land comprising one 18 hole and two 9 hole golf facility & world class residences.
The Group has constructed 165 km long 6 lane Yamuna Expressway project from Noida to Agra and ribbon development on 6175 acres at five or more locations along the expressway for commercial, industrial, institutional, residential and amusement purposes, will also be undertaken as an integral part of the project.
The Group’s hospitality business owns and operates 6 properties spread across New Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. The 4 Five Star Hotels, two in New Delhi and one each in Agra and Mussoorie have a total capacity of 644 rooms. Another 5 star luxury with state-of-the-art resort and SPA has been set up in collaboration with SIX SENSES at Greater Noida with 170 living spaces. Apart from this, Jaypee Delcourt at Greater Noida has comfortable deluxe rooms, multiple dining options, state-of-the-art wellness centre and a promenade of lifestyle stores indeed making it a viable destination for corporate, entrepreneurs, expats business and leisure stays.
The Group has made investment in Fertilizer business through its subsidiary, namely Jaypee Fertilizers & Industries Limited (JFIL).
With the vision of promoting world-class health care amongst the masses by providing quality ad affordable medical care with commitment the Jaypee Hospital is being constructed. The hospital has been planned as 1200 bedded tertiary care multi-speciality facility ad has currently commissioned 525 beds in the first phase.
The Group has hosted India’s first ever Formula OneTM Grand Prix on 30th October, 2011. In addition to F1TM, the track is also expected to host other top-level international motorsports events.
“People of resources must contribute towards making a better tomorrow for all”. Shri Jaiprakash Gaur ji, Founder Chairman of the Group firmly believes that quality education on an affordable basis is the biggest service which, as a corporate citizen, we can provide. Education is the cornerstone to economic development and the strength of 1.3 billion Indians can be channelized by education alone to build India into a developed nation.
The Group currently provides education across all spectrum of the learning curve through 27 Schools, 7 ITC’s, 1 Post Graduate College, 1 B.Ed College and 4 Universities catering to learning of over 23,000 students. The Jaypee education system plans to take the vision of service to society through quality education to another plane by expanding its infrastructure to provide education to a universe of 200,000 students in less than a decade from now.
The Group has always believed in “growth with a human face” and to fulfill its obligations it has set up Jaiprakash Sewa Sansthan (JSS), a ‘not-for-profit trust’ which primarily serves the objectives of socio – economic development, reducing the pain and distress in society.
For over 5 decades now, Jaypee Group has supported the socio-economic development of the local environment in which it operates and ensured that the economically and educationally challenged strata around the work surroundings are also benefited from the Group’s growth by providing education, medical and other facilities for local development.
The Group also undertakes Comprehensive Rural Development Programme (CRDP) which covers a wide range of projects such as free medical camps, health check-ups for village school children, literacy campaigns like Balwadi’s for young boys and girls, safe drinking water supply, creating huge water reservoirs in different villages, self employment which includes tailoring classes for women and animal husbandry. Some other important activities undertaken include the renovation of old temples, other schools and hospital buildings in the adjoining adopted villages.
“Every time we borrow from nature, we return it with interest.”
We at Jaypee believe that harmony between the man and his environment is the prime essence of healthy life and living. The sustenance of our ecological balance is therefore of paramount importance.
Efforts are made to conserve ecological balance without any harm done to the local flora and fauna. The Group has also taken green initiatives, afforestation drives, resources conservation, water conservation, air quality control and noise pollution control and created a “green oasis’’ amidst the limestone belt at the cement complex in Rewa.
Last but not the least, “as a Group we remain committed to strategic business development in infrastructure, as the key to nation building in the 21st century. We aim for perfection in everything we undertake and we have a commitment to excel. It is the determination to transform every challenge into opportunity; to seize every opportunity to ensure growth and grow with human face; that drives us”.