Pune, November 29, 2022: Infra.Market, which runs India’s largest platform for construction materials, has announced the launch of its first all-women ready-mix-concrete (RMC) plant in Pune. The first batch of around 10+ employees, Infra.Market’s first all-women plant will manage end-to-end Plant Operations, Quality Control Management, and Sales. The manufacturing unit is among the few RMC plants in India to be operated entirely by a women workforce.
This plant is located atMundhwa, Pune, where it is easily accessible to the city centre and the outskirts of the developing city of Pune.In its effort to create a more inclusive workforce and provide economic opportunities for women across frontline positions since its inception, Infra.Market has seen a significant uptick of women in manufacturing roles. The company has invested considerably in training, automation, upskilling roles, and has a dedicated focus on increasing diversity. Infra.Market has strengthened its women workforce to over 80+ women employees across its plants in India.
On achieving this new milestone, Sheetal Bhanot Shetty, CHRO, Infra.Market said, “Women are now playing key roles in every department, at every organisational level, and encouraging talent from diversified backgrounds brings incredible value and perspectives to the table. They are stepping beyond the boundaries and taking on more diverse roles, even in male-dominant sectors.” She further added, “Infra.Market’sendeavour is to nurture an inclusive work environment and drive the sector to encourage women’s talent. And, while we are ensuring that they are well-equipped to make a mark with our intense training sessions, upskilling and the latest technology, these women who are taking this huge stride for a fulfilling career with us.”
Infra.Market provides specially designed concrete to achieve the desired behaviour and performance. Manufactured at QCI-certified plants, the company has superior quality systems for managing the end-to-end production process. Infra.Market’s expertise in dispatch and tracking ensures optimum order booking and provides visibility on deliveries – On-time, Every time! The entire concrete value chain is digitised through a single window to access everything from onboarding customers to finally delivering the finished product. Customer experience is enhanced through real-time reporting and comprehensive dashboards that provide complete supply chain visibility.