Enjoying a reputation of stature for over seven decades, CG, which originates in India, has transformed itself into a global corporation and is a USD 2 billion engineering conglomerate. With manufacturing facilities in nine countries across Asia, Europe and North America, CG is fast emerging as a first choice supplier of high quality, ”smart” electrical, industrial and consumer products and solutions all over the world. CG offers products, services and solutions through multiple revenue streams comprising three business segments, viz. Power Systems, Industrial Systems and Consumer Products.
Power Systems, CG is one of the preferred suppliers for transformers, switchgear, circuit breakers, vacuum interrupters, network protection & control gear, as well as design, servicing, and execution of turnkey T&D and substation projects and solutions. CG facilities are located in different parts of Belgium, Canada, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, UK and US. CG is amongst the top 10 transformer manufacturers in the world; and one of the very few companies worldwide, that designs and manufactures such a wide range of Power and Distribution Transformers as well as Reactors from 160kVA to 600MVA, and 11kV to 765 kV Class, conforming to IEC, ANSI, IS, BS and other International Standards. It has recently made an aggressive foray into the manufacture of 765kV transformers with the execution of its maiden order for the Power Grid Corporation of India.CG products find use in Industries, Power Utilities, Railways, Mines, and a wide population of Industrial users internationally.
Industrial Systems, engaged in the business of power conversion equipment; a wider spectrum of High and Low Tension rotating machines (motors and alternators), stampings, as well as railway transportation & signaling products. Industrial Systems is largely India focused with a very strong market presence and market leadership position in many segments, It also caters to foreign markets through its facilities in Hungary and exports. Its product portfolio includes motors & generators ranging from 20W to 30MW. CG also enjoys a market leadership for AC Motors and the second position in AC Generators and DC Motors in India and is the largest manufacturer of Low Tension motors in India offering a range of AC and DC motors ranging from 0.18kW to 4MW in various standards and customized configurations to respond to the exacting demands of the industry. The products of this sector have received many international certifications including CSA, UL, CE and Flame Proof Gas Group IIA and IIB certifications. The customer emphasis for this business group has been the textile, cement, sponge iron and large steel plants sectors, which are growing segments.
Consumer Products, one of the fastest growing businesses of CG with a spectrum of products ranging from fans, light sources and luminaires, pumps and household electrical appliances such as geysers, mixer grinders, toasters, irons and electric lanterns. CG is one of the trusted brands in this sector in India.
CG has been aggressively investing in R&D, product certifications, product quality, productivity enhancement and operational excellence. CG`s Global R&D centre, located in India, has been recognised for its innovation and received the prestigious "National Award for the Best R&D Efforts" for its outstanding achievements in the Electrical Engineering Sector in 2008. CG`s R&D strategy aligns with the Company`s Global Vision, and focuses on creating platform technologies, shrinking product development cycle time and enhancing CG’s Intellectual Property capital.