Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd.

Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd.

Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd., is India’s leading diesel engine, Agri Pump set & Generator manufacturing company. Incorporated in 1946, Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd. is the flagship company of the Kirloskar group from India. Kirloskar has four state-of-the-art manufacturing units of Diesel engines in India that offer world-class products that are exported to over 35 countries worldwide. Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd is independently public listed company that has a turnover of USD 500 million, while the Kirloskar Group has a turnover of USD 1.6 Billion. Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd. has many accreditations including ISO 9001, TS16949, ISO 14001, QS 9000 & OHSAS 18001. Kirloskar engines covers a power envelop ranging from 4hp to 800hp and from 2,400hp to 11,000hp, in both air cooled and water cooled versions. Kirloskar Green is one of the leading brands in Gensets with over 50,000 generators manufactured annually. Kirloskar Green brand is available from 10kVA to 625kVA in both 50 & 60Hz.

Company details

Laxmanrao Kirloskar Road Khadki , Pune , Maharashtra India

Locations Served

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Energy - Conventional Energy
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
Over 1000
$100,000,000 US - $1,000,000,000 US

Kirloskar manufactures over 225,000 diesel engines annually that are used for more than 100 applications in segments like Agriculture, Power Generation, Construction, Material Handling, Earth Moving, Mining, Off-shore, Fluid handling and Agro-industrial apart from Defense and Marine applications. In India, Kirloskar diesel engine sale leads Global majors such as Cummins, Perkins, John Deere, Iveco and Caterpillar by a substantial margin.

Kirloskar HA series Air-cooled diesel engines:

Kirloskar has a range of emission compliant air-cooled diesel engines that are produced to meet high precision, quality standards and reliability while being economical. These engines are offered in a power band of 14kW to 81kW and are used in various mining applications like Underground Mining Loaders (Load Haul Dumper - LHD), Dump Trucks, Mining Drill Rigs / Bolters, Utility vehicles and Personnel carriers.

These engines are quite popular in South Africa’s mining industry with supplies to major mining houses like Anglo Platinum, Aquarius Platinum, Glencore Xstrata group, Impala Platinum. Kirloskar distributor in South Africa offers extensive spare parts back-up, specialized service staff and also houses a workshop facility to support the product in field. Kirloskar offers a Quality Product at competitive Price, backed by immaculate after sales service to suite the demands of Mining Industry. This leads to Reduced Investment cost, Reduced running cost and Reliability leading to Reduced Total Cost of Ownership (TCO).

Other than Mining, HA series engines are also used in applications like De-watering pump sets, , Irrigation pump sets, hydraulic power packs, off-highway Mobile Machinery, Vacuum Pumps, High Pressure Cleaning Pumps, Construction Machinery, Crushers, Screening Plants, Compressors, etc.


Kirloskar water cooled diesel engines:

Kirloskar offers an extensive range of emission compliant water cooled diesel engines as follows:

    • R series water Cooled engines from 17 kW – 125 kW
    • SL series water cooled engines from 145 kW – 240 kW
    • DV series water cooled engines from 290 kW – 552 kW

These engines are used in wide range of applications like Generators, construction & earth moving equipment, agricultural equipment, material handling equipment, water pumps, Fire pump packages, etc.

These engines are being used in India by Global OEMs such has Caterpillar (Wheel Loaders & Backhoe loaders), Hyundai (20 Ton Excavators), Terex (Backhoe Loader), Case New Holand (Backhoe loader & Compactor), Mitsubishi (Motor Grader), Komatsu (Excavator), Sany , Schwing Stetter (Concrete Pumps), Atlas Copco (Compactor), Putzmeister (Concrete Pumps), etc for their Indian operation.

The R series engines are also being successfully used in some mining equipment in South Africa like underground LHDs and Dump trucks.


Kirloskar Agri Pumpsets and Agro-industrial engines:

Kirloskar offers extensive range of Agri pumpsets and Agro-industrial engines in range of 3 kW to 20 kW. These engines are designed for rugged conditions and are serving as a reliable prime mover for these applications.

Kirloskar FM approved and UL Listed diesel engines for Fire Pump applications:

Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd. is Asia’s only Factory Mutual (FM) approved and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listed diesel engines meeting NFPA20 standards, which are used for Fire Suppression system installations to protect a wide range of properties from ill effects of fire. These engines are cost-effective, robust and reliable with 19 different power ratings ranging from 45kW to 245kW at speeds varying from 1760 to 2600 RPM.