India - Chennai - Rotork Controls (India) Ltd

India - Chennai - Rotork Controls (India) Ltd


The Rotork India head office in Chennai manufactures the second generation IQ Range and K-Range multi-turn actuators.


Rotork India began as a joint venture between Rotork Controls Limited and Best and Crompton Engineering Limited in July 1979. The area of land was 8,900 square metres with a small factory/office area of 445 square metres at that time.

The factory later grew to 1,190 square metres and the office expanded to 501 square metres at these premises.

In 2012 the whole factory and office was demolished and a new modern factory and office was built in its place, incorporating sustainable features. The factory currently stands at 2,900 square metres and the office area is 2,050 square metres.

Rotork Controls, Fluid Systems and the Gears divisions are based here as well as the specialised Rotork Innovation and Design Engineering Centre (RIDEC) teams.

1979  Rotork India began as a joint venture
1987  Upgraded the K-Range design to include cast aluminium housings
1988  Began manufacturing explosionproof actuators

 Rotork was amongst the first 50 companies in India to achieve ISO 9000

1995  Joint venture became 100% owned owned by Rotork Controls Ltd 
2003  Nuclear K Range actuators introduced
2012  Factory redeveloped
2012  Began manufacturing the IQ range

Key People

P Ravindranath
Managing Director

K Chandrasekaran
Vice President Operations

C Rajiv
Vice President Marketing

R Shankar Raman
Vice President Sales & Marketing

Contact Details

Postal Address

  • Rotork Controls (India ) Private Limited
  • 28-B, Ambattur Industrial Estate
  • 600098
  • India

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