Crompton Greaves Ltd.
Crompton Greaves Ltd. designs and manufactures electrical equipment, including transformers, switchgears and capacitors. The company operates through three segments: Power Systems products, Consumer Products and Industrial Systems. The Power Systems segment is engaged in the business of power conversion equipment products includes transformer, switchgear, turnkey projects, power supervisory control and data acquisition systems. The Consumer Products segment manufacture and market a spectrum of products ranging from fans, light sources and luminaries, pumps and household electrical appliances such as geysers, mixer grinders, toasters, irons and electric lanterns. The Industrial Systems segment is engaged in the business of power conversion equipment products includes electric motors, alternators, drives and traction electronics. The company roots can be traced back to 1878, when Colonel REB Crompton was founded. Its predecessor was Crompton Parkinson Works Ltd., which was established in Mumbai in 1937. Crompton Greaves was founded on April 28, 1937 and is headquartered in Mumbai, India.