Menon Pistons Ltd. ( MPL ) ventured into the manufacture of pistons in 1971 without any collaboration or technical assistance of any piston manufacturer. Menon Pistons’s manufacturing plant was set up at the industrial estate in Shiroli, Kolhapur, a small industrial city, south east of Mumbai & delivered the First Ring Carrier piston to the Indian diesel engine industry in 1971.
Menon Group, the multi-product, high end critical auto components group with a turnover exceeding Rs 300 crore, & globally positioned with business activities spanning 24 countries around the globe exporting 35 % of its production. The Menon Group's historic commitment to quality and customer service, strong corporate values, disciplined & professional management systems, emphasis on trust in business relations, & our ability to meet special needs is recognized the word over.
In the year 1985 a second unit was started in Sangli, yet again a small town 60 km away from Kolhapur to manufacture Gudgeon Pins & Pistons for stationary & industrial applications. In the year 1996 a third unit was added in Shiroli industrial estate exclusively for the manufacture of small pistons to industrial applications & passenger cars. Currently this plant concentrates on the manufacturing of pistons for passenger car as an “ Exclusive & Single source “ supplier to Maruti Suzuki Ltd, for their prize vehicle “ Swift ”
The company has kept pace with the growing trends by virtue of streamlining quality systems, development of quality culture, adoption of latest technology & equipment. Products of Menon Pistons enjoy a high degree of customer satisfaction & value for the money & has been the choice of discerning customers as most cost effective supplier.
Menon Pistons Ltd., manufactures aluminium alloy pistons, piston pins, and piston rings for passenger cars, heavy and light commercial vehicles, heavy duty diesel engines for power generation and earth movers, compressors, etc.
Product range of the company includes:
MPL's product range boasts of piston assemblies for diverse array of high tech features catering to the wide variety of applications such as :