ABOUT US

HISTORY

1984 : Beginning in a Garage.

  • Passion for Machine Tools
  • Production Engineers from VJTI, work-Ex for 2-3 years
  • Starting out with little capital, lots of energy.
  • Opportunity from Nirlep for Buffing Machine

1984 : Product Offered in Early Days.

  • 1984 – 1987 – Variety of SPMs
  • 1987 – 1992 – Buffing and Polishing Machines
    For Cookware/Hardware Sectors

1992 : Moving from Garage to Factory

  • First Rim Polishing Machine for TI Cycles was built in Grind Master Factory at B-11 MIDC
  • Established reputation in Metal Finishing

1992 : Introduction of Centerless Belt Grinding & Polishing

  • Expanded range of machines
  • Beginning of Export

1997 – 2002 : Sales and Service for coated Abrasives & Microfinishing

  • An effort to offer complete solutions with world class grinding and polishing tools
  • Conversion Facility for Coated Abrasives in Collaboration with VSM Germany
  • Film Backed Abrasives with Fujistar Japan

2002 : Development of Superfinishing Technology For Automotive Transmission, Hydraulics

  • 2001- Superfinishing Attachment Launched and Received CMTI Award for Innovation
  • Superfinishing with Film Backed Abrasives as a much more reliable replacement of Stone Finishing Technology

2003 – 2009 : Development of Microfinishing Technology for Engine Components

  • Technical Collaboration with IMPCO, USA
  • Capturing Over 60% Market Share in India, mainly by Import Substitution
  • Wide Variety of Machines for Crankshafts and Camshafts from Scooter/Motorcycle Engines to Marine Applications.

2009 – 2014 : Expanding Market reach in China

  • 2009 : First Machine supplied to BYD Motor Company China
  • 2010 : Breakthrough into SGM (Shanghai General Motors) with Quick Setup Change Technology(Patent Pending)
  • 2011 – 2014 : Trusted Partner to OEMs across China
    Over 20% Market Share

2012 – 2015 : Grind Master Robotic Automation

  • Pioneering Breakthrough Technology for Robotic Grinding, Fettling, Deflashing, Deburring and Polishing
  • Collaboration with KUKA Robotics

2014 – 2015 : Grind Master China Representative Office

  • Office with Team of 7 people in Beijing – Sales and Service
  • Over 50 Machines in Operation in Powertrain Facilities Across China

2015 : Introducing Crankshaft Dynamic Balancing Machines

  • In Technical Collaboration with Balance Engineering USA
  • High Precision Dynamic Balancing for Automotive and Heavy Diesel Engine Crankshafts
  • Joint Engineering by BE and GM Teams

2015 : Advanced Gear Chamfering Machines in Collaboration with Samputensili, Italy

  • In Technical Collaboration with Samputensili Italy
  • Advanced Gear Chamfering/Deburring Machine with Spur and Helical Gears
  • Joint Engineering by SAMP and GM Teams
  • 5 Machines Sold in FY1516 to Global OEMs