Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL) built ‘Advanced Technology Product Division (ATPD)’, a new manufacturing division, at the company’s mother plant in Kirloskarvadi factory.
This manufacturing division is for high-end technology products, especially those used for nuclear applications.
It is a state-of-the-art facility spread across 6000 sq. mtr. area and is fully equipped with modern machines and test facilities, including special measuring instruments.
The facility is for machining, quality control checks, assembly, and testing under high pressure and high temperature.
The ATPD division marks KBL’s continued commitment towards the Government of India’s Make in India and Atmnirbhar Bharat initiatives. In fact, it is the latest addition to the various state-of-the-art technological capabilities and facilities available at the company’s mother plant in Kirloskarvadi.
KBL is among the world leaders in pumping solutions for various critical applications in the nuclear industry. It is the first and leading manufacturer of primary and secondary sodium pumps for Fast Breeder Reactors (FBR) in India.
The establishment of the ATPD division is primarily aimed at further consolidating KBL's capabilities as a full-fledged dedicated provider of some of the most advanced fluid management technologies and solutions for a wide range of applications in the nuclear industry.