Simplex Infrastructure enjoys a rich record of industry presence and experience, vital in the business of infrastructure development. The company was established in 1924 by UK-based H P Lancaster to accelerate infrastructure development in East Asia. Immediately following India’s independence, the company was taken over by the Kolkata-based Mundhra family. At present, the company has an order book of $2 billion with over 140 project locations in India and overseas registering its presence in almost all Indian states and the Middle East.
The company has seven business segments namely, Ground Engineering, Industrial, Building & Housing, Power, Marine, Roads, Railways & Bridges, and Urban infra.
Today, Simplex Infra has emerged as a leading service provider of infrastructure and construction. Employment of the latest technology has helped Simplex Infrastructure execute projects with precision and timeliness. The company uses internet and intranet connectivity at its various sites and branches using different technologies like MPLS VPN, VSAT and broadband. The company is developing a tracking system for the location of material and equipment, their uses, destinations, owners, operators and history using embedded technology and RFID. It introduced an embedded system for driven piling machines, which can measure the number of hammerings and total time taken for each.
The company enjoys a strong showcase of project reference. It has executed over 2000 prestigious projects in India and abroad. It has worked on an equal footing with renowned international construction companies in mega-sized projects The company’s strong infrastructural grounding is reflected in its track record of having been associated with more than 80% of India’s thermal projects (coal, gas, nuclear, hydel), 15 steel plants, 24 petrochemical / chemical plants as well as more than 100 bridges, roads and railway projects in India.
Simplex Infrastructure has tie-ups with technocrats, consultants, architects and engineers in public and private domains. The company enjoys an enviable industry standing on account of its quality assurance, project monitoring, credible time management, adherence to milestones and problem management. Over decades, Simplex Infra has worked closely with government undertakings across a number of Indian states. As a result, its clientele today comprises public works, railways, electricity boards and health departments.
The company has been registered for engineering works of unrestricted value with most Indian government departments as well as the private sector. Simplex Infrastructure owns the largest number of piling rigs outside USA.
The customers of the company come from both public sector and private sector like: IFFCO,BHEL, BP, Indian oil, Kribhco, Indian Railway, NTPC,WBSEB, Kudremukh, GAIL, NHAI Thermax , TATA steel, SAIL,TATA Power, Wipro, Vedanta etc.
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