POWER WATER

Transmission Towers

Skipper Limited is one of the top 3 Transmission Tower manufacturing companies in India and also among the top 10 largest tower producers in the world. Skipper's strong focus and commitment towards product quality has made it the manufacturing partner of choice to Powergrid Corporation of India (PGCIL) - the world's largest transmission utility and also Ramboll - world's largest tower design company. Skipper is one of the first companies in India to manufacture and supply 800 KV Transmission towers successfully to Powergrid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL - India's Central Transmission Utility). The organization is also amongst the few manufacturers in the country that have the capability to manufacture 1,200 kV towers and Transmission Monopoles, which are being deployed for the first time in India.

Here are just some of the many strengths and advantages of Skipper's Tower manufacturing Division :

  • Among the best Capacity Utilization (consistently 90% for several years) in the Industry
  • In-House Design & Engineering department helps reduce the project cost for our customers through optimized Tower designs and also ensure the accuracy of structure fitment so that site rectifications are eliminated.
  • Almost 75% Production is through Automated CNC lines
  • 7 Galvanizing plants in-house with a Galvanizing capacity of over 200,000 MT per year
  • Entire Manufacturing process and Inventory control through Automated ERP solution
  • Presence of In-house Rolling Mills ensure greater output with lesser inventory requirements
  • 100% Material Traceability from Billets to Finished Towers. We use 100% Tested Billets from Main Steel Plants only.
  • Strong Quality Assurance and Modern Testing Laboratories - One of the few manufacturing companies to boast of NABL certification for it's in-house test labs
  • Best in the Industry Packing & Bunding process using Wire Weaving and Metal Strapping to ensure Faster Inventory reconciliation and zero shortage of material at sites
  • Additional Lashing & Choking Packing process for Export containers

At Skipper Limited, Transmission towers are not viewed as a product, but as a service. From designing and assembling each component to the delivery of a customized product, Skipper is present along the entire value chain.

Please give an image of our manufacturing process - from Billets to Angles to Towers (can be taken from either the tower brochure or the new annual report)

Product Specifications

At Skipper Limited, we offer our customers a full-range-cum-diverse product basket ranging from 66 KV to 800 KV Towers (Single Circuit, Double Circuit, Multi-Circuit Towers suitable for Twin, Triple, Quad or Hex Conductor configurations). We can offer Tower materials as per Indian as well as International material grades ranging from BSEN to ASTM to GOST.