APL Apollo Tubes, earlier known as Bihar Tubes was incorporated in 1986,founded by late Sudesh Kumar Gupta, and since then has carved an unparalleled position in the global market by making relentless endeavour to cater to its clients with premium quality pipes & tubes. Primarily, it is a leading manufacturer and exporter of Steel Pipes & Tubes, Aluminised Steel Tubes, Black Steel Tubes, Hot Dipped & Pre Galvanised Steel Tubes, Fence Tubes, Structural Steel.
Under the chairmanship of its founder member, Late. Sh. Sudesh Kumar Gupta, its excellence in engineering, a genuine team spirit, clear objectives, ethical business practices and well-defined goals have infused an accelerated pace of growth in the market expansion of the company. In this span of 20 years it has multiplied manifold and have achieved turnovers of $50 million in the last financial year. During this phase of expansion the company has also added PVC pipes into our range. The company has installed mills on latest technology provided by Kusakabe of Japan. BTL has a large scale unit engaged in manufacturing and exporting galvanized steel tubes, galvanized steel pipes and welded black pipes/tubes. It manufactures steel tubes for a range of applications like Mild Steel Tubes for structural purpose and mechanical & general engineering purpose, ERW Pipes for water, gas & sewerage, Steel Tubes for idlers of belt conveyors, water wells and Lancing Pipes for various automotive & industrial applications.
Looking at the world wide requirement of lighter quality Vehicles, lighter in weight and better in quality, which gives better mileage. Bihar Tubes has introduced Pipes and Hollow Sections in pre-galvanised quality in size range from ½'' to 4'' in thickness .8 to 1.60 mm. These materials are replacing the Bus Body, Railway Boogies conventional pipes of heavy weight and also being used by telephone department as a Conduit Pipes. This quality has a long life span because of the better raw material and also galvanised, which protects the pipe from getting corded.
Manufactured products of the company are, Steel Pipes & Tubes, Aluminised Steel Tubes, Hot Dipped Galvanised Tubes, Mild Steel Welded Black Tubes ,Black Steel Tubes,Fence Tubes, Pre Galvanised Tubes, Sendzimir Tubes, Scaffolding Tubes, Structural Steel and Hollow Section
The customer segment of the company includes users of Steel Pipes for carrying water and gas; for boilers, heat exchangers, submersible pumps (even cut to 3 meter lengths); and also for Bore well, Casing pipes, scaffoldings, conveyor idlers, structural tubes (Tubular, Square & Rectangular Pipes). Drill rod pipes etc., used in the fields such as agriculture and irrigation.
The customers segment of the company also extends to various industrial sectors such as automobiles (including chassis manufacturing), housing, furniture, structurals, container making, railway electrification, electric poles, telecommunication, power stations, handling equipments, electrostatic precipitators etc.
Square and rectangular hollow sections manufactured by Bihar Tubes are widely used to replace conventional sections of higher weight such as beams, angles and channels. These sections have higher load-bearing capacity at lower costs and have better aesthetic appeal in many cases.
Some of their prominent Indian clients include: U.P. Jal Nigam, IPH-Irrigation & Public Health Department - Himachal Pradesh, M.P. Laghu Udyog Nigam, DOT - Department of Telecommunications, U.P. State Agro Corporation, BSNL - Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd., KJS - Kumaon Jal Sansthan, GJS - Garwal Jal Sansthan, H.P. State Civil Supplies Corporation,various other Government Agencies.
INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE (EXPORT)- The company is also registered with DGS&D for various government supplies and have undergone third party audit by agencies like RITES &SGS; In addition Bihar Tubes is well into the exports of Tubes and have clients in over 25 countries across the globe. Bihar Tubes have exported material to the following countries:United Kingdom, Germany, West Indies, Nigeria, Mauritius, Maldives, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Jamaica, Guyana, West African Countries, USA, South Africa, France and Australia.
The company endeavours to elevate its standards of product & performance so as to achieve customer satisfaction through excellence in quality. To ensure established standards of quality and achieve customer satisfaction, all our manufacturing unit have adopted a streamlined programme on Quality Control. Leveraging on a well structured work process, quality is imbibed at every stage of manufacturing.
The company is a Quality Certified and Govt. of India recognized export house having an established customer base in the domestic & international marketplace. The domestic market is being catered through distributors network and dealers spread over across the country. Moreover, it also exports to over 35 countries and having the turnover of over $ 50 Million per annum. The quality of product & operations of the company is recognized by:
In 2010 Bihar Tubes inaugurated South India's largest steel tube plant at Hosur. The same year the name of the Company was changed from "Bihar Tubes Ltd" to "APL Apollo Tubes Ltd"
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