Brief history about the Company:
M/s. Sujana Universal Industries Limited was incorporated in August, 1986 under the name of M/s. Sujana Domestic Appliances Limited and obtained the Certificate of Commencement of Business in January, 1987. The Company was incorporated with an objective to manufacture fans, washing machines and other domestic appliances. The Company was promoted by Mr. Y. Satyanarayana Chowdary, Mr. Y Jithin Kumar and their relatives. The name of the Company was changed to “Sujana Industries Limited” in October, 1990. The Company started manufacturing of ceiling fans in early 1987. In the year 2003, the Company changed its name from “Sujana Industries Limited” to “Sujana Universal Industries Limited” (herein after referred to as SUIL/THE COMPANY).
The Company flagged off a new project involving the establishment of two divisions, viz., (i) Castings Division with an annual capacity of 10,000 tons and (ii) Bearings Division with an Annual Production Capacity of 15,00,000 nos. as a measure of backward integration for the existing manufacture of fans. This new project was already completed in 1989-90.
The Bearings Division of the Company has been awarded ISO 9002 Certification during 1999-2000 for implementing quality systems as per International Standards by M/s Underwriter Laboratories Inc. USA.
b) Activities carried on by the Company:
The Company has the following four divisions:
i) Domestic Appliances Division:
The Division, with installed capacity of 7.18 lacs no.of fans, these products became popular and are among the largest selling ceiling fans in South India with a sizeable market share. They have significant presence also in other countries. These fans are approved by Central Power Research Institute, Bangalore after testing for superiority in air delivery, speed, power consumption, regulator strength, etc. as per IS: 374-1979. The success of fans division in Domestic and International Markets inspired SUIL to enter into other domestic appliances like exhaust, table and pedestal fans, electric irons, immersion heaters, juice-mixer grinders, air coolers, air-conditioners, refrigerators, room heaters, etc. This division is situated at Plot No.1B, Survey No. 308, Sri Venkateswara Co-Operative Industrial Estate, Jeedimetla, Hyderabad – 500 055.
ii) Light Engineering Division
High quality ball and taper roller bearings are manufactured with the latest technology on machines imported from Bryant and Capital Cincinnati, USA; Izumi, Japan; and BWF, Germany. Stringent on-line tests at all stages ensure the best quality. With the result in rise in demand, SUIL has increased its capacity to 10 million ball and taper roller bearings per annum.
SUIL is now geared to enter newer Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and replacement markets. In 1999, the Company was awarded ISO 9002 certification by UL, USA and its products are accredited by SGS India, a National Certification Agency. SUIL is also envisaging the introduction of value-added products like pump assemblies, clutch release bearings, textile and automobile spindles, etc. This division is situated at Plot Nos 10, 11 & 12, Survey No.172, Bollaram Village, Jinnaram Mandal, Medak District, Andhra Pradesh.
iii) Steel Products Division
The Castings Division with two induction furnaces of installed capacity of 60,000 TPA manufactures 2,500 MTs of Alloy Cast Iron, 600 MTs of Mechanize Castings and 1,500 MTs Ductile Castings. This division also manufactures special cast iron and is used by Sujana Metal Products Limited to produce octagonal bars. This division is situated at Plot No.128/A, I.D.A. Bollaram, Jinnaram Mandal, Medak District, Andhra Pradesh.
iv) Infrastructure Division
The Company has plans to undertake construction and developmental activities like integrated residential townships, commercial buildings and specialized design and construction of integrated medical college and super specialty hospital etc.,
Products and Applications
1. Automobile Sector
Clutch housings, gear – boxes, differential housings, fuel injection pump housings, etc.
Pump bodies and valves for high pressure applications.
4. Heavy Electrical Industry
Switch Gear Applications.
5. Machine Tool Industry
Tail and head stock castings and other castings for CNCs and SPMs.
Castings for Compressors.
7. Earth Moving Equipments
Castings for transmission and engines for earth moving equipment.