Kirloskar Group was founded in the year 1888 by the late Mr.L K Kirloskar and has rich engineering heritage of 124 years. It is counted amongst India’s largest multi-product, multi-location diversified engineering conglomerates with annual sales of $2.5 billion.
Kirloskar Ferrous Industries Limited (KFIL)
Incorporated in 1991, KFIL is the flagship company of the Kirloskar Group. KFIL was promoted by Kirloskar Oil Engines Limited (KOEL) and Shivaji Works Limited (SWL). And later in the year 2007, SWL was acquired by KFIL. KFIL was incorporated with the objective of catering to the requirement of high quality Pig Iron and intricate, thin walled grey iron castings to the emerging in Tractor, Auto, Engine and other related segments.
KFIL set up the manufacturing facility at Bevinahalli village considering the proximity to major raw material i.e., Iron Ore which is available within the radius of around 40 KMs in Hospet-Sandur-Bellary area. Location is also well connected by road, rail and port.
KFIL is having Pig Iron and Casting manufacturing facilities at Bevinahalli, Koppal District, Karnataka and our foundry is the first of its kind having integrated set up to serve the customer with quality castings. KFIL has captive power generation facility. KFIL is having casting manufacturing set up at Shivasahi, Solapur with semi-finish machining facility.
Building for the future:
KFIL is determined to maintain its position as market leader in Pig Iron and Grey Iron Castings business.
The organization is further augmenting its in-house capacity to manufacture pig iron by upgrading the facility using latest technologies in the mini blast furnace. In respect of castings, we are enhancing the capacity by removing the manufacturing bottle necks and adding additional moulding line for castings with contemporary manufacturing technology.
KFIL has through the years inculcated the system of first time right process by adopting latest technologies in mould design analysis, prototype and tooling for product development so as to achieve reduced time for development of new product.
KFIL believes that its goals are achieved by continuously developing the capability of its people through employee development programme, training on latest technologies, management & manufacturing concepts and providing individual growth opportunities.
KFIL is committed to serve customer by partnering in development process from the initial phases of design, and we believe in meeting the expectations of delivery, quality and cost to add value in the customer value stream.