Business Spotlight

Shaping The Future Of Construction In India 

Established in 1980 by our Chairman Mr. Ashok Mehta, Walplast's evolution from a trading business to a manufacturing powerhouse began two decades ago. Focused on innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. the company, under MD Mr. Kaushal Mehta's visionary leadership, operates 25 manufacturing units.

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Mr. Kaushal Mehta
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The future of construction in India calls for a revolutionary shift in building materials, and Walplast, with 25 manufacturing units, is at the forefront of driving this change. Prioritizing innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction, our commitment to sustainable practices and groundbreaking solutions aims to reshape industry standards. We persist in staying ahead, adapting to evolving needs, and contributing to the transformation of construction practices in India.- Mr. Kaushal Mehta, Managing Director of Walplast Products Pvt. Ltd.

Q1: Can you provide an overview of Walplast's journey from its inception to becoming India's leading producer of building materials?

A: Established in 1980 by our Chairman Mr. Ashok Mehta, Walplast's evolution from a trading business to a manufacturing powerhouse began two decades ago. Focused on innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. the company, under MD Mr. Kaushal Mehta's visionary leadership, operates 25 manufacturing units. As the third-largest wall putty producer in India, Walplast's global footprint spans 23 countries, playing a pivotal role in shaping the construction landscape.

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Q2: How has Walplast adapted to recent developments in the construction materials industry to remain competitive?

A: Adaptability and innovation form the bedrock of Walplast's strategy. By closely monitoring market trends and customer needs, the company has consistently developed products addressing emerging challenges. A commitment to R&D coupled with collaborations with industry experts, has resulted in a continuous stream of innovative solutions, ranging from advanced walling solutions to high performance adhesives.

Q3: In the context of sustainability, how is Walplast minimizing its environmental impact in production processes and products?

A: Sustainability is a core priority for Walplast, evident in our commitment to reducing environmental impact. Responsible manufacturing, efficient resource utilization, and the development of eco-friendly products are key strategies. Our production facilities incorporate green practices, emphasizing waste and energy reduction. Noteworthy examples include HomeSure MasterTouch Paints, low in VOCs, HomeSure Waterproof Putty utilizing recycled raw materials and HomeSure WallEx Self-Curing Plaster conserving water and incorporating recyclable waste.

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Furthermore, our comprehensive sustainability program involves harnessing renewable energy sources, including solar power, to minimize our environmental footprint and meet energy needs. Sustainable business practices, such as thin layer technology, manufacturing sand, and utilizing stone byproducts, collectively contribute to our mission of environmentally responsible production.

Q4: Could you elaborate on the range of building supplies Walplast manufactures and how they enhance construction projects?

A: Walplast's extensive product portfolio includes plasters, putties, adhesives, textures and coatings, designed to elevate both the aesthetics and structural integrity of buildings. These solutions contribute to efficient construction processes, reducing time and costs. The durability and resistance to wear and tear make our products ideal for a variety of building projects, setting higher quality standards across the industry.

Q5: As a major player in the Indian market, how does Walplast reach a wider audience and address diverse client needs?

A: Walplast employs a multi-pronged approach to ensure nationwide accessibility and cater to diverse client needs. Our extensive distribution network, supported by tailored offerings and strong relationships with distributors, enables us to understand and fulfill unique regional requirements. We are strategically expanding in India's eastern and southern states, establishing manufacturing units to meet local demand and minimize distribution costs. With a global presence in 23 countries, Walplast is committed to being a trusted partner internationally as well. In response to evolving customer needs in the construction industry, the company prioritizes innovation in products, services and communication channels to stay competitive and remain relevant to meeting the demands of today's market.

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