Belagavi has always been at the forefront of industrial growth in India. With its inherent capabilities coupled with its enterprising citizens, Belagavi provides the ideal choice for investment opportunities. Belagavi is one of the fastest growing cities with a very good Industrial Scenario in the northwestern part of Karnataka. Belagavi has several large industries, important among them are the INDAL Aluminium Factory and the Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd. Belagavi acts as a trade centre for food grains, sugarcane, cotton, tobacco, oilseed, and milk products. Industries include leather, clay, pottery, soap, cotton, and precious metals. It is very famous for it’s Powerloom Industries which provide employment for many weavers. The Hydraulic Industry started here was first of it’s kind in Belagavi District. Besides, Belagavi also provides excellent opprtunities for businessmen in almost all sections of the Society and thus is said to be an important Industrial and Business Centre.
Various Industries in and around Belagavi:
- Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd. (Belagavi)
- Doodh Ganga (Chikodi)
- Indal Aluminium Company Limited – INDAL (Belagavi)
- Heera Sugar Factory, Sankeshwar (Hukkeri)
- Shree Bhagyalaxmi Sugar Factory (Khanapur)
Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd. (Belagavi)
Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd ( PPL ) is the flag ship company of Polyhydron Group of Industries. It is one of the best industries in the Belagavi District. Polyhydron is known for its Ethical Management. People from all over India visit the company to interact and understand the systems. It has become a kind of ” Pilgrimage Centre” for the corporate world of India. Three young, dynamic entrepreneurs, namely, Mr. S.B.Hundre, Mr. V.K.Samant and Mr.D.S.Chitnis started a company called Hyloc Hydrotechnic in the year 1974. In the course of time, two more companies were established, namely Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd. in 1982 and Polyhydron Systems Pvt. Ltd. in 1986 (Now this company is known as Oil Gear Towler Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd.). It has maintained a compound growth rate of 32.5 %. In recent years it has made a turnover of 9 Crores with an employee strength of 72. Polyhydron manufactures Hydraulic Radial Piston Pumps, Valves and Accessories. It has an effective stockist network throughout India which markets PPL products. Polyhydron products are priced at unbeatably low rates and PPL has changed the prices very marginally in last 15 years. This strong marketing strategy is maintained through careful implementation of Just In Time production System (Kan ban System). The different Products of the Company are Pumps, Pressure Control Valves, Directional Control Valve, Flow Control Valves, Check Valves, Logic Cartridges and Covers, Mobile Valves, Manifolds, Accessories etc.
For further Details,Contact:
Polyhydron Pvt. Ltd.
Machhe Industrial Estate, Machhe,
Belagavi – 590 014
Telephone: + 91-(0)831-2411 001
Fax : + 91-(0)831-2411 002
E- Mail : polyhydron[at]vsnl[dot]com
Doodhganga Krishna Sahakari Sakkare Karkhane Ltd (Chikodi)
This Sugar factory is located in Chikkodi taluka and was founded in the year 1969. The factory was built with an intention of uplifting the sugarcane growers and Area Development by establishing the production of commercial sugar. Its production was started in 1974 at Nandi Village.
For further Details, contact :
Shree Doodhaganga Krishna S.S.K.Niyamit,
Chikodi – 591 247
Ph : 08338 – 276931 TO 35
Fax : 08338 – 276932
Indal Aluminium Company, Limited (INDAL)
Indal Aluminium Company, Limited (INDAL) was established in 1938 and this Factory is approx. about 7 Kms from the Belagavi city. In the year 1944, it was renamed as Indian Aluminium Company Ltd. and in 1945, the company became Public Ltd Indian Aluminium Company, Limited (Indal), an Aditya Birla Group Company, has been a part of India’s aluminium industry for over six decades. As a member of the Aditya Birla Group and a wholly owned subsidiary of Hindalco Industries (holding 96% equity) Indal is a part of one of India’s largest business houses. With technological expertise of over 60 years of experience in the aluminium industry in India, INDAL is a market leader in the upstream range of standard and speciality alumina products in India, providing applications for refractories, ceramics and electrical industries. It manufactures alumina and hydrates of aluminium and primary aluminium metal. Recently Aditya Birla Group took over the company and changed it’s name to Hindalco. INDAL was the first in Asia to receive ISO 14001 Environment Management System Certification for its bauxite mines and power plant. Today all its plants and mines are ISO 14001 EMS certified. Several Indal units have also been consistenly winning energy conservation and pollution control awards at the State and National levels.
The Hindalco-Indal combine along with the recently merged copper division form a part of the Aditya Birla Group’s multi-resource, non-ferrous company of global size and scale. Indal is vertically integrated through all stages of the aluminium business – from bauxite mining, alumina refining, power generation, aluminium smelting to semi-fabricated products of sheet, foil and extrusions as well as aluminium scrap recycling. In the downstream segment, INDAL is the largest manufacturer of rolled products in India with the widest range of extrusions, meeting the requirements of different industrial applications such as building, transportation, consumer durables, packaging and telecommunication.
A nationwide spread of plants, mines and offices gives Indal the advantage of being in proximity to various regional markets within and outside the country. Certified with ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications for quality and environment management, the Company enjoys a leading market position in India for speciality alumina chemicals and value added products of aluminium sheet, foil and extrusions. The Aditya Birla Group is a dominant player in all sectors in which it operates, viz., aluminium, viscose staple fibre, copper, cement, viscose filament yarn, branded apparel, chemicals, carbon black, fertilisers, sponge iron, insulators, power, telecom, financial services and insurance. Its flagship companies, include Hindalco, Grasim, Indian Rayon and Indo Gulf.
For further Details Contact :
Belagavi R&D Center
Heera Sugar (Sankeshwar-Hukkeri)
Shri Hiranyakeshi Sahakari Sakkare Karkhane Niyamit (S.S.K Niyamat) Sankeshwar in Hukkeri Taluka was registered on Sept 1956 and Started its production in June 1961. This factory provides employment for 1500 persons during the season. Crystal sugar is the main product and filter, bagasse and molasses are its by-products.
For further Details, Contact :
Shri Hiranyakeshi S.S.K. Niyamit,
SANKESHWAR – 591 314
Ph: 08333 – 273338 / 273334
Fax: 08333 – 273001
MB: 98440 50300
Shree Bhagyalaxmi Sahakari Sakkare Karkhane (Khanapur)
This factory produces sugar and is situated in Kuppatgiri (Khanapur). It was Registered on 10th December1982 and the Industrial Permission Letter Number was given on 17th march 1998. The Factory has a Crushing Capacity of Sugar about 2500 MT per day. The current Cane was crushed in the year 2001 (12th april) of about 3.08,738 MT. The total Sugar produced was 3.25,407 MT(White) 690 MT (Brown), the recovery was about 10.50 %. The Targeted Crushing during the season was about 4.5 Lacs MT to Lacs MT.
For further Details, Contact :
Shree Bhagyalaxmi S.S.K. Ltd.
Khanapur – 591 302
Ph : 08336-222436/222482/222982
Gokak Mills(Gokak): The Gokak mills, at present a division of Gokak, Patel Volkart Ltd., Mumbai was established in 1885 at Gokak falls, about 6kms from Gokak, for converting cotton into yarn. The mill produces cotton yarn, cotton type cord and cotton canvas and duck.
Ugar Sugar Works(Athani): The Ugar Sugar Works, UgarKhurd , Public Ltd. Co. manufacturig sugar and alcohol, established in the year 1939 at UgarKhurd of Athani Taluka.BEMCO
Hydraulics(Belagavi): The Bemco Hydraulics Ltd. was incorporated for manufacture and sale of Hydraulics presses and equipments in March 1957, Belagavi. The partnership firm was converted into a Public Ltd. Co. in the 1976.
Arun Engineering Works(Belagavi): A partnership firm was established for processing of Crank-Shafts, Rotars etc at Udyambag Industrial Estate, Belagavi in May 1960. It is also maunfacturing Hydraulic Jacks, Hydraulic presses and Arbor presses.
Malaprabha Co-Operative Sugar Factory (Hubli-Belagavi): Mugut Khan Hubli based this sugar factory and it was incorporated on 13th march 1961 for manufacture of sugar and allied products. It provides employment for more than 1200 persons. The production capacity of the factory is 3,500 MT of sugar.
National Institute of H ydrology (Belagavi): The National Institute of Hydrology (NIH) was established in 1978 with its headquarters at Roorkee – 247667 (Uttaranchal), India. It is an autonomous society under the Ministry of Water Resources, Government of India. Its main objective is to undertake systematic and scientific research (basic and applied) in all aspects of Hydrology. To study specific hydrological problems of different regions of the country, the Institute has established The First regional Centre at Belagavi in 1987- The Hard Rock Regional Centre. The other Centres of NIH are at Jammu (Western Himalayan Regional Centre), Guwahati (North Eastern Regional Centre), Kakinada (Deltaic Regional Centre), Patna (Centre for Flood Management Studies), and Sagar (Ganga Plains South Regional Centre).
At present, there are 7 scientists working at the Hard Rock Regional Centre which is equipped with soil testing and water quality laboratories. It has also monitored automatic weather stations at Nagargalli (Bachi catchment) and Halkarni (Ghataprabha representative basin).
PTP CNC (Belagavi): PTP CNC is first manufacturer in setting ex-stock availability standard for all types of Retention Knobs( Pull Studs), all over India, through a network of business partners across the country. A Design & Development facility, equipped with the latest Computer Aided Design systems and highly qualified engineering staff headed by Executive Director is the backbone of PTP CNC. PTP CNC’s quality is achieved through strong quality system based on Statistical Quality and Process Control Principles.
The Standard Product Range includes: Tool Holders, Side Lock Holders, Adapters for Milling Cutters, Drill Chuck Taper Adapters, Setting and concentricity checking mandrels, Collets and Collet Adapters, Rough & Finish Boring Bars, Anti -Vibration Tooling System, Micro boring and Fine Boring Units, Twin Lip Boring Bars, VDI Tool Holders, Boring Rings & Adapters, Spade Drill Drivers with Coolant Adapter. PTP CNC specializes in Tay or made Products to help customer, improve productivity. The major area includes manufacturing of combination boring bars and combination boring tools using built-in tools, micro boring & fine boring units, special indexable insert boring tools. Special Tooling Systems are designed to customer’s specific requirements. The Special Tooling systems are designed against the customer’s product / process drawing & other relevant machining data, the computer generated designs and proposals are submitted to the customer for final approval prior to execution of the orders on time bound basis.