Eimco Elecon (I) Ltd. was incorporated in the year 1974 and was promoted by Environtech Corporation, USA, Elecon Engineering Co. Ltd. Vallabh Vidyanagar and its Chairman& Managing Director Shri B.I. Patel
Eimco Group of Companies Subsidiaries of Environtech USA are the world leader in production of underground mining machinery having plants in U.K., USA, Canada, France and Australia. EEIL and Eimco Group of Companies entered into collaboration under which EEIL received necessary technical know-how from Eimco Group of Companies for production of underground mining machineries.
In 1989, Eimco Group of companies were acquired by Tamrock OY., a world leader in technology and manufacturing of rock excavation and breaking equipments for surface and underground mines and civil engineering construction with production and assembly facilities in various parts of the world backed by world wide sales and distribution net work.
Internationally, Tamrock holdes close to 40% market share in the mining machinery business. It is a leading supplier of drilling and loading equipments for hard rock applications.
EEIL produces a very wide range of underground mining machinery Viz. Air Powered Rocker Shovels, Electro hydraulic Side Dump Loaders and Electro Hydraulic and Air Powered Load Gaul Dumpers used as loading machines in both the underground Coal mines and Metalliferous mines. It also manufactures Air Motors for captive consumption and other OEM manufacturers, company also manufactures hydraulic Drilling and Roof bolting jumbos and Auger-cum-Drills and Tugger Hoists. Side Dump Loaders, Load Haul Dumpers and Auger-cum-Drills forms backbone of the mechanization system of underground coal mines.
Eimco Elecon's major clients are the subsidiaries of Coal India Limited Viz. Bharat Cooking Coal Limited. Eastern Coalfield Limited etc. Other clients include Singanery Collieries Co. Ltd., Uranium Corporation of India. Bharat Gold Mines, Hindustan Copper Limited, Hindustan Zinc Limited, Larsen & Toubro Ltd., Ferro Alloys Corporation Limited etc.