About Murugappa Group

Founded in 1900, the INR 369 Billion (36,893 Crores) Murugappa Group is one of India’s leading business conglomerates. The Group has 28 businesses including nine listed Companies traded in NSE & BSE. Headquartered in Chennai, the major Companies of the Group include Carborundum Universal Ltd., Cholamandalam Financial Holdings Ltd., Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd., Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd., Coromandel International Ltd., Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd., E.I.D. Parry (India) Ltd., Parry Agro Industries Ltd., Shanthi Gears Ltd., Tube Investments of India Ltd., and Wendt (India) Ltd.

Market leaders in served segments including Abrasives, Auto Components, Transmission systems, Cycles, Sugar, Farm Inputs, Fertilisers, Plantations, Bioproducts and Nutraceuticals, the Group has forged strong alliances with leading international companies such as Groupe Chimique Tunisien, Foskor, Mitsui Sumitomo, Morgan Advanced Materials, Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM),Yanmar & Co. and Compagnie Des Phosphat De Gafsa (CPG). The Group has a wide geographical presence all over India and spanning 6 continents.

Renowned brands like BSA, Hercules, Montra, Mach City, Ballmaster, Ajax, Parry’s, Chola, Gromor, Shanthi Gears and Paramfos are from the Murugappa stable. The Group fosters an environment of professionalism and has a workforce of over 50,000 employees.

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This was the basic principle laid out by our founder, over a century ago and the tradition has endured. Today, this belief continues to guide our decisions and define our work ethics.

About Tube Investments of India Limited (TII)

TIDC India wholly owned Strategic Business Unit of Tube Investments of India.

Tube Investments of India Limited (TII) is the first company that was incorporated in the Engineering Segment for the Murugappa Group. It began operations in 1949 with a plant in Chennai to manufacture bicycles. The vision of building TII into an engineering behemoth led the development of key businesses in manufacturing Precision Tubes in 1955 and Chains in 1960. In 1965, pioneer and leader in precision value added sheet metal formed components.

TII is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange in India.

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About TIDC India

TIDC India – The Complete Chain Company. Incorporated in 1960 in collaboration with a global company from USA. TIDC is the leading manufacturer of power transmission, conveyor chains for the industrial, automotive, agricultural segments and precision fine blanked components. Our vision is “To be a world class global player in power transmission and conveyor systems.”

A vital nerve of application and machinery across continents, our products are key solutions for several industry segments. TIDC’s customers include industry stalwarts such as Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America, Case New Holland, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, Knorr Bremse, John Deere, Atlas Copco, FLSmidth, CLAAS, ONGC, Godrej, Kion, Honda Motorcycle, Hero Moto Corp, Bajaj Auto, Royal Enfield, Mahindra & Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki, Yamaha Motor & Ford.

Powering one out of every two two-wheelers in India, we have manufacturing plants in Chennai, Hyderabad and Uttarakhand, and a well-established country-wide distribution network. A domestic market leader for industrial power transmission chains through an extensive dealer network, we are also one of the fastest growing manufacturers of fine blanked components for automotive and industrial applications.

Internationally, we have a strong presence spanning over 30 nations across continents, with warehouses in US and Europe. Over 50 per cent of the chains exported to global OEMs are for special applications in various industries including cement, agriculture, fertilisers, material handling and construction equipment.

In 2010, we acquired SEDIS, a leading manufacturer of industrial and engineering class chains in France, thus strengthening our capability to offer requisite technical skills and state-of-the-art products for Indian and global customers.

Why Rombo:

  • We have production capacity of over 40 million meters of chains annually
  • Around 60 years of deep customer experience, design, development & manufacturing expertise
  • In-house Technology center with advanced software, design, tool room, metallurgy & test evaluation lab
  • Customer focused innovation driven R&D & development center delivering total customer value (price/performance ratio)
  • Assurance of the right product quality & safety meeting or exceeding international standards. Products developed go through rigorous testing & certification
  • Excellent service reliability & on-time delivery. TIDC has distribution warehouse in Europe & USA
  • Trusted partner globally for OEMs, End customers, private labels for leading chain manufacturers in Europe, North America & Japan

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