27 SUCCESSFUL YEARS IN SUPPY OF POLE LINE HARDWARE & STILL GROWING…100% EXPORTS TO SOUTH EAST ASIA, MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA, EUROPE & MANY OTHER DESTINATIONS…
Utilex Engineering Pvt. Ltd. was founded by Mr. Gopal Krishnan M., Mg. Director in the year 1989. Mr. Gopal Krishnan started his career since 1970 in the Power Transmission Line and did many projects in various companies before he started Utilex Engineering Pvt. Ltd., in 1989. He visited many times every year to South East Asian countries and won many contracts for supply of 11kV, 22kV and 33kV line hardware & accessories from many States Electricity Boards Leading Electrical Contractors in Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Brunei, and Thailand. Since then, Utilex has developed more than 200 items in overhead transmission line hardware as per specification and drawings given by the end users.
We also supply Porcelain Insulators along with our Pole Line hardware and we have our Associate Manufacturer having a Modern Plant in Collaboration with Japan. We are directly buying the insulators from them, thoroughly under our inspection and stuffing the containers directly at factory to avoid breakage.
Our Manufacturing Units
Aluminium Die Casting Components (Howrah – West Bengal)
Here we process Tension Clamps, Suspension Clamps, PG Clamps, and all other Aluminum hardware for the overhead lines. Raw material used is LM6 Grade Aluminum Alloy Billets, either imported or from best manufacturers in India with test reports.
Mild Steel Hardware Manufacturing Unit – in Howrah (West Bengal)
Here we process:
- Stay sets for the pole anchoring, complete set with Stay Rod, Bow, and plate. Equipped to manufacture any size as per customer’s requirement. Hot Dip Galvanizing is done from a specialized unit outside as per BS specification.
- Also Steel Forged hardware such as Anchor Shackle, Ball Link, Socket Eye, Arcing horn, Insulator Pins, and Cross Arms, other hardware. Here also we get the Hot Dip galvanizing done from a specialized unit outside.
For Line Hardware, we have also more than 20 vendors, other than our units. We give them drawings/specifications and our dies and tools with raw material, to process line hardware, and then our engineers test the quality of each product before packing for export. This way our production capacity is increased to meet many project supplies at a time. Our production Line photographs are from real process taking place.
We strictly do the quality control before packing of each item, and specific standard is maintained. Sometime, we get the entire goods tested by 3rd party quality inspectors like SGS / QSS etc. Since 27 years from inception, there was not even a single item rejected or reported failure in our supplies to electricity boards / contractors aboard. Also we have test certificates for all our products from CPRI (Central Power Research Institute) or The National Small Industries Corporation Ltd., (NSIC) both are government of India test laboratories.