RPG Cables came into being in 1996 with the merger of three companies; Upcom Cables (Rae Bareli), RPG Telecom (Mysore) & Asian Cables & Industries Limited (Thane). RPG cables is a part of the well known RPG Group of Companies.
The company manufactures four types of cables - power & control cables, jelly filled telephone cables, optical fibre cables and housewiring cables.
Today RPG Cables is operating through four manufacturing units
Thane Unit - The unit was established as Asian Cables & Industries Ltd. in 1959 and the manufacturing unit is located on a 20-acre site at Thane. Phelps Dodge International Corporation, USA, one of the internationally reputed cable manufacturers, was their original collaborator.
Mysore Unit - This unit was incorporated in 1982 as Karnataka Telecables Ltd. with an installed capacity of 6.25 Lakh CKM of jelly filled telecom cable. It commenced commercial production in the year 1987 at this unit, which is located on a 27-acre plot (near the world famous Brindavan gardens). The unit was promoted jointly by Karnataka State Industrial Investment development Corporation and Asian Cables & Industries Ltd.
Rae Bareli Unit - Incorporated in the year 1983, as UPCOM Cables Ltd, this company with an installed capacity of 6.25 Lakh CKM of jelly filled cable was jointly promoted by Pradeshiya Industrial & Investment Corporation of UP Ltd. and Ceat Investments Ltd.
Silvassa Unit - This unit is their most recent venture located near Vapi - Gujarat. It was set up in March 2000 with an investment of Rs. 10 Cr. It manufactures primarily low tenson power cables.
Products and services offered by the company :
House WiringPower CablesCross Linked Polyethene Cables (XLPE)