PUNE: Kirloskar Oil Engines Limited (KOEL) unveiled its 3,000 rpm FM/UL range of fire fighting engines in the presence of its OEMs from Europe, Africa and the Middle East on Tuesday.
With this launch, KOEL is confident of achieving a leading position in the fire fighting segment in the near future and also to be the most preferred diesel engines manufacturer for fire fighting pump sets. KOEL is the only engine manufacturer in India to produce fire fighting engines at its state of the art manufacturing facilities.
Atul Kirloskar, Executive Chairman, said, “KOEL’s future growth strategy will be driven by key factors related to innovation led new launches and expansion in key geographic markets. We see continued volume growth in our fire fighting pump set business on the back of new product launches and existing product ramp-ups.”
“In keeping with our aspiration to become a truly global brand, KOEL initiated its global growth journey five years ago with a bold vision of touching the world by 2025. We aim to be the most preferred diesel engine for fire fighting pump set application,” he said.
RR Deshpande, Joint Managing Director said, “Being a manufacturer, we have a greater control on the supply chain. We offer the best delivery period making operations of our OEMs more efficient.”