Evolution

1948 : Establishment of the business by Mr. Jashbhai Patel, a Mechanical Engineer in the town of Dewas located 35 kms from Indore. Initial products were machine tools like lathes, drilling and slotting machines.

1954 : Shifting of manufacturing plant to the city of Indore.

1955 : Commenced manufacturing of water control gates.

1956 : Commenced manufacturing of precision surface equipment.

1958 : Commenced manufacturing of bed plates / T-slotted plates.

1962 : Entry of the family’s second generation in the business. Mr. Navinchandra Patel, a Mechanical Engineer and Mr. Jashbhai Patel’s eldest son joins the business.

1964-1972 : Consolidation to become leading manufacturer in all the product groups.

1972 : Formation of Jash Engineering Private Limited as a separate company located at Sanwer Road industrial area with a view to focus on water control gates business & bed plates business.

1972-1988 : Expansion of facilities & consolidation to become the No.1 manufacturer in India for water control gates with over 70% market share and for Bed plates as well with over 80% market share.

1988 : Entry of third generation of family in the business. Mr. Pratik Patel, a Production Engineer with a Masters in Business Administration in Finance joins the business.

1996 : Converted into a closely held Public Limited Company under name Jash Engineering Limited. Entered into a Technical & Financial Collaboration with Schuette group, Germany. 20% equity given to Mr. Axel Schuette, who joined the board as a director.

1997- 1999 : Expansion of facilities and addition of new line of bulk solids handling valves in product range.

2000 : Entered into Technical Collaboration with Hollung AS, Norway for the manufacture of Fine Step Screens. Jash became the first company to introduce fine screening equipment in India.

2002 : Entered into Technical Collaboration with Hollung AS, Norway for manufacture of Coarse bar screens.

2005 : Expansion of manufacturing facilities for screens and became the largest manufacturer of Fine screens in India.

2006 : Establishment of a new facility to manufacture bulk solids handling valves.

2008 : Entered into a Technical Collaboration with Weco Armaturen , Germany to offer its range of valves in Asian markets and other markets.

2009 : Acquisition of “Sureseal” to manufacture water hammer control valves.

2010 : Establishment of a new export oriented plant of 50,000 square feet built up area at the Special Economic Zone (SEZ), Pithampur, District – Dhar, MP for export market. (Now called Unit 3 : SEZ Export Plant.)

2011 : Establishment of a new corporate office designed to accommodate over 160 people in Marketing, Design, Purchase, Finance etc.

2011 : Acquisition of Shivpad Engineers Private Limited, Chennai, leaders in manufacturing mechanical processing equipment like Clariflocculators, Digesters, Clarifiers, Aerators, Classifiers, Detritors etc, required in water and waste water treatment plants.

2011 : Entered into a technical collaboration with Rehart, Germany to manufacture Archimedes screw pumps and Hydro-power generators.

2012 : Establishment of new plant comprising of 65,000 square feet built up area for Stainless steel products and 85,000 square feet for Carbon steel products. (Now called Unit 2 : Fabricated Products Plant.)

2012 : Pragati India Fund invests 5 million Dollars into Jash equity with a commitment to invest 4 million Dollars more, if required.

2012 : Entered into a technical collaboration with Mahr Maschinenbau GmbH, Austria for manufacturing of “MM2MM” Multi Raking Bar Screens, Travelling band screens, Perforated screens & screening conveying equipments.

2013 : Entered into technical collaboration with Stealth International Inc., Canada for manufacturing Energy Dissipating Valves.

2014 : Acquisition of Mahr Maschinenbau GmbH, Austria to manufacture “MM2MM” Multi Rake Bar Screens, Travelling band screens, Perforated screens & screening conveying equipments.

2016 : In September 2016, Jash acquired Rodney Hunt from VAG. With this acquisition, we are now the oldest gate manufacturer in the world in terms of the number of years we have been in business and largest gate manufacturer in world in terms of number of gates produced per year.

2017 : Company listed on National Stock Exchange (NSE), Mumbai.

2018 : Establishment of manufacturing facility covering 60,000 sq feet at Orange, Massachusetts, USA.

2019 : Establishment of new plant of 50,000 Square feet built up area at Special Economic Zone (SEZ), Pithampur, District – Dhar, MP for manufacturing of Stainless Steel fabricated products.