Rajoo Engineers Ltd. Endowment Lecture
RAJOO ENGINEERS LTD. ENDOWMENT LECTURE
Based in Rajkot, Rajoo Engineers Limited, having made a modest beginning in 1986, has today emerged as an undisputed global player in plastics extrusion machines. Owing to its focused efforts in blown film, sheet extrusion lines and thermoformers, the Company enjoys a premium market position in this segment. Being a technology driven Company, product innovations, world-class quality, state-of-the-art workmanship, increased energy efficiency and high levels of sophistication and automation have become the hallmark of Rajoo products. Company’s products are positioned on a global platform, competing with the established world leaders. With representations in many countries of the world and customers in over 60 countries, the Company's exports have multiplied after its debut in the international market in 1990.
Solutions offered by the Company include - the widest range in extrusion lines for producing - mono and multilayer blown film (up to seven layers), upto five layer sheets, water quenched downward films, PE and PS foamed film and sheets (for various standard and special applications) as well as end-to-end thermoforming solutions, The extrusion lines cover processing of wide range of polymers like LDPE, LLDPE, MDPE, HDPE, PP, EVA; barrier materials like Polyamide, EVOH ; Surlyn, elastomers, plastomers; thermoformable materials like PET, PS, PP and including new generation exotic polymers. PVC pipeand Wood Plastic Composite extrusion and compounding machines are the latest addition to the portfolio.
In ‘Rajoo’s Business Approach’, only thing constant being change, the Company has constantly looked for avenues to provide the right combination of a diversified product mix so as to create the right solution to suit local needs. The spirit of innovation and adaptation continues to drive the Rajoo growth story. Rajoo has not hesitated to forge alliances with world leaders withthe objective of bringing contemporary technology at affordable price levels to the doorstep of the Indian processing industry and also to the developing economies.
Starting a technical collaboration with Commodore of USA, Rajoo continues to be the only Indian machinery manufacturer for expanded polystyrene foam sheet extrusion and thermoforming for disposable containers.
A technical collaboration with HOSOKAWA ALPINE of Germany (one of the most reputed companies globally in blown film technology) to produce ‘hybrid’ solutions with Alpine technology at the company’s manufacturing site at Rajkot has benefitted markets in India and Anglophone Africa.
The company entered into a JV (in Rajkot) with Bausano & Figli S.p.a of Italy, one of the most reputed companies globally in this sector. This has revolutionised pipe and Wood Plastic Composite manufacturing technology in India, both for RPVC and UPVC.
In addition to having strategic alliances, Rajoo constantly upgrades the technology and designs. The most important objective is to reduce energy consumption, being the second most important cost in the price matrix. Rajoo’s machines are proven to be energy efficient as compared to other machines available in the market, from indigenous or from overseas sources. Rajoo prides in offering value for money in all its technologies.
As the next step towards innovation and development, Rajoo is the first Asian company to set-up a state-of-the-art development centre for barrier packaging with film and sheet extrusion, christened – Rajoo Centre of Innovation at Rajkot. It is slated to be available to the industry in the beginning of next financial year. The primary objectives being :training and skill development, packaging development, recipe formulation, raw material testing and capacity support to the processors and convertors.