The 5-year analysis of Walchandnagar Industries Ltd's performance infers:
We analysed the performance of Walchandnagar Industries Ltd share prices over the last 10 years. Here is what we found out:
Walchandnagar Industries (WIL), incorporated in 1908, is diversified as a high-tech heavy engineering company, manufacturing critical equipment for India's diverse requirements in the field of defence, nuclear power and space programmes, and also for core sectors like cement plant machinery, steam generation and power projects, sugar plant machinery, industrial and marine gearboxes.
The company has also opened a representative office in Abu Dhabi to commence business in various segments
The company has also opened a representative office in Abu Dhabi to commence business in various segments such as cement, EPC, and oil and gas, etc. The company exports its services to countries like Zambia, Colombia, Tanzania, Kuwait are among others.
EPC Projects- WIL has undertaken projects for mineral processing and bulk material handling for heavy process industry. It has commenced projects of calcination plants for minerals, projects for extraction of metals and for separation of minerals from beach sand such as titanium.
Heavy Engineering Equipments- The company manufactures and supplies heavy engineering equipments for sectors like cement machinery, EPC, space, defence and nuclear power business, sugar machinery business, steam generators and boilers for power business and industrial and marine gear boxes.
Foundry- WIL operate a grey and ductile iron foundry at Satara Road. The company has potential to handle highly complexcastings for specialized applications in sectors such as automotive, wind energy, industrial machinery, oil & gas and other heavy duty applications such as pumps and valves, heavy duty compressors etc.
Precision Instrument Division- This division caters to needs of various industries such as power projects, chemical plants, automotive, oil and gas, cement plants, sugar plants, etc.
The company has technological tie up with various companies such as ATEC of Austria for designing cement plants of 5000 TPD and larger capacity; Foster Wheeler North America Corporation (Foster Wheeler) of USA for addressing the power generation up to 100 MW, both in Co-Gen as well as IPP mode and Magotteaux SA of Belgium for Air Separator technology for the cement industry.
Walchandnagar Industries won Best Exports Performance Award from government of India, and various chambers of commerce and export promotion councils.
The company received Technology Absorption Award from Ministry of Defence, Government of India.
It also received Excellent Employee Relation Award from Government of Maharashtra.
In future, Walchandnagar Industries will focus on various areas in order to increase profitability such as expansion of product line, focus on EPC and substantial augmentation of project management capability, superior capacity utilization and increase in export presence.