L&T’s Electrical & Automation business offers a wide range of low voltage (LV) and medium voltage (MV) products and solutions for distribution and control of electricity to several sectors: industrial, utilities, infrastructure, buildings and agriculture.
Its range includes LV and MV switchgear components, electrical systems, marine switchgear, industrial & building automation solutions, surveillance systems, energy meters and protection relays.
The business comprises two key verticals:
The Company’s manufacturing facilities incorporate a technology base on par with the industry’s best. In India, the facilities are located in Navi Mumbai, Ahmednagar, Vadodara, Coimbatore and Mysore. Overseas factories are located in Saudi Arabia, Jebel Ali (Dubai), Kuwait, Malaysia, Indonesia and the UK. High-precision in-house tool manufacturing facilities ensure high-quality production, while Switchgear Training Centres impart training in good electrical practices to industry professionals. The inhouse design and development capabilities of the business are rated among the industry’s best. Its facilities at Powai (Mumbai), Ahmednagar, Mysore and Coimbatore are approved by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology.
During the year, the business filed 101 patent, 3 trademark and 4 design applications in India, along with 2 foreign patent applications (both in Malaysia) and 18 foreign trademark applications (6 trademark applications each in Indonesia, Vietnam and Malaysia). This was the 10th consecutive year of filing more than 100 patent applications. Furthermore, 53 patent applications (49 in India, 1 in USA, 1 in Australia and 2 in the European Patent office) have been granted to the business.
TAMCO - a leading manufacturer of LV and MV switchgear – has manufacturing facilities in Malaysia and Indonesia. Its AIS, GIS, RMU and Mobile Compact Substation have been installed in several industries and utilities in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East.
L&T Electrical & Automation FZE , based in Jebel Ali, Dubai, provides system integration solutions for oil & gas, power, water and infrastructure majors. It offers process automation and telecommunication applications for the Middle East, Africa and CIS markets.
L&T Electrical & Automation Saudi Arabia Company has a state-of-the-art integrated manufacturing facility in Damam, offering the complete range of LV and MV electrical systems.
Henikwon Corporation Sdn. Bhd., Malaysia is a leading manufacturer of LV and MV busbar trunking systems.
Servowatch System Ltd., U.K., provides marine-specific alarms, control & monitoring software and system integration solutions. It has executed over 1000 installations in 25 years.
Kana Controls General Trading & Contracting Co., Kuwait offers systems for automation.
Recent launches included: