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What products do you manufacture?
What is your product range?
Electroforged Floor Gratings, Stair Treads, Safety Handrails, Structural Steel Fabrication (I-Beam, H-Beam, T-Beam, Plus Beam & Box Beam), Cable Trays, Cable Ladders, Wire Mesh Cable Trays, Cable Support System, Cable Management System & Accessories, Welded Wire Mesh, Conveyors System and Bulk Material Handling Equipments.
What is Grating?
A manufactured product, gratings is an assembled grid of parallel bearing bars with cross bars used to space and hold the bearing bars erect. The assembled grid is used to cover or floor any of various openings. Grating provides a surface but allows air, light, heat, sound and water to pass through. It is strong and durable, and virtually maintenance free.
What Materials Are Used to Make Grating?
Many different materials can be used to manufacture gratings, including carbon steel, mild steel, stainless steel, alloys, aluminium and FRP. Each material has specific advantages; carbon steel industrial flooring gratings are good for high-traffic floor areas; aluminium and FRP grating is lightweight; corrosion resistant and non-sparking, so it is well-suited to situations where strength to weight ratio is important, such as wastewater treatment plants. Stainless steel grating is used in areas with elevated temperatures and certain corrosive environments.
What is Electroforged Gratings?
Electroforged grating is made by electrically fusing steel cross bars to steel bearing bars. An economical product, electroforged gratings are suitable for walkways, mezzanine floor, security screens and general industrial, and commercial purposes.
Are Electroforged Gratings available in Stainless Steel or Aluminium?
Electroforged grating is produced in mild steel and stainless steel but not in Aluminum.
What technology do you use to produce floor gratings?
In this process, square twisted cross bars are welded or electro-forged to the rectangular shaped bearing bars by a process that combines heavy hydraulic pressure with a heavy electric current. Bearing bars are feed, pre-straightened and cut and cross bars are feed directly from coils. Two crossbars are shot into the welder and placed under the electrodes by the puling hooks for simultaneously welding.
Are you providing standard panels as well as custom (cut-to-size) gratings?
Grating is either custom fabricated or provided in "stock panels" and is available from Indiana in a wide variety of sizes, spacing, thicknesses, surfaces, and finishes, depending on the application's environment and load requirement.
Do you manufacture Stair Treads/Stair Stringers/Safety Handrails?
Yes, we manufacturers stair treads in all types of metal grating with a choice of "nosings" and prefabricated for easy assembly to stair stringers. We also manufacture Safety Handrails.
What is the application of a grating?
Walkway, Oil & Gas Rig Platform, Working Platform, Mezzanine Floor, Ramps, Decks, Porch, Stairways, Stair Tread, Anti Slip Stairs, Drainage Channel, Drain Covers, Steps, Flooring, Gully Covers, Grates etc.
What is the usage of a grating clip?
Clamping the grating eliminates costly and time consuming welding and drilling. No access below the grating is required, resulting in a quick and simple installation. The Grating Clip can be installed with a flat head screwdriver and can be easily removed allowing the grating to be repositioned or removed for maintenance purposes.
What are the standard panel sizes of your Gratings?
Standard gratings panels sizes 6m X 1m / 6m X 3ft / 20ft X 3ft / 24 ft X 3 ft
Do you do erection of gratings at site?
No, installation and erection of gratings is out of our scope.
Do you manufacture cut to size (tailor made) gratings?
Our niche is manufacturing cut-to-size gratings according to the client’s requirements to supply to projects
What is a Cable Tray System?
As per the “National Electrical Code”, a cable tray system is "a unit or assembly of units or sections and associated fittings forming a rigid structural system used to securely fasten or support cables and raceways.
Cable trays support cable the way that roadway bridges support traffic. A bridge is a structure that provides safe passage for traffic across open spans. Cable tray is the bridge that allows for safe transport of wires/cables across open spans. Therefore, think of cable tray as the structural component of a building's electrical system.
What standards / guidelines are available for cable tray systems?
A) The National Electrical Code publishes the standards for all types of electrical applications. Articles 318, 250, and 800 cover various aspects of cable tray systems.
B) NEMA, (National Electrical Manufacturers Association), is an association comprised of the major cable tray manufacturers in the industry. This committee has published three documents to date: NEMA VE1, FG1 and VE2.
NEMA VE1 covers general cable tray definitions, manufacturing standards, performance standards, test standards, and application information.
NEMA FG1 addresses the standards for fiberglass cable tray systems.
NEMA VE2 is a cable tray installation guideline which covers receiving and unloading material, storage of material, and general installation practices.
What materials / finishes are available for the various cable tray systems?
1) Mild Steel, 2) Stainless Steel, 3) Aluminium, 4) Fiber Reinforced Plastic (FRP)
A) Plain, B) Pre-Galvanized, C) Hot Dip Galvanized after Fabrication (plain steel which is hot dipped after fabrication) E) Wire Mesh F) Painted G) Powder Coated
What configurations are available?
a) Straight sections are available to route cables in a horizontal or vertical plane.
b) Fittings are available to route cables in various directions in either the horizontal or vertical planes. Typical examples of fittings include elbows, tees, crosses, and risers. Each of these fittings is available in various radii and bends angles.
c) Covers are accessories and shouldn't be in here unless splices etc. are included.
What support methods are available?
a) U channel flexible
b) Supporting system
c) and Other Standard Support System
Each of these support methods is preferable in different applications.
Before selecting the type of cable tray, cable tray configuration(s), and support method desired, what additional information do I need to supply to you?
a) where to install (Job site and installation considerations (Outdoor/Indoor))
b) existing supports available (it affect the length and strength requirements)
d) corrosion requirements affect the materials and finishes
e) load on the trays
f) supporting span distance
g) any other important information
The products are offered in which different types of raw materials?
Gratings – Mild Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminum & FRP
Stair Treads - Mild Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminum & FRP
Safety Handrails - Mild Steel
Cable Trays / Ladders - Mild Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminum & FRP
Wire Mesh Cable Trays - Mild Steel, Stainless Steel
Conveyors System – Mild Steel, Stainless Steel
Material Handling Equipments - Mild Steel, Stainless Steel
What type of surface finish do you provide for your products?
Majority of mild steel material is hot dip galvanized.
Painted as required i.e. red oxide, epoxy, enamel etc. (can be done as specified).
Aluminium material can be anodized.
Stainless steel material can be acid cleaned.
Powder coating also can be provided
Do you have in house facility to provide surface finish?
Yes we have in house hot dip galvanizing, sand blasting and painting facilities.
How to send enquiry for Gratings, Safety Handrails and Cable Trays?
Send a formal enquiry by email, fax, post with specifications, drawings (if available):
Email: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Fax: +91 22 28505157 / +91 22 28505721
Post: Indiana House, Makwana Road, Marol Naka, Andheri (East), Mumbai – 400059, INDIA Top
What is your QA/QC procedure?
We have a dedicated quality team who checks for any defects an error in our products.
Does the company have a certified Quality Management System?
Yes, Indiana Gratings Pvt. Ltd. has been certified by TUV NORD to a Quality System complying with ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System-Manufacturing and Supply of Electroforged Floor Gratings, Cable Trays and related products.
How will the company's operations help to reduce cost?
Optimising strategies to minimise downtime and increase profita Top
Health, Safety & Environment
Is your company ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified?
Yes, we are ISO 14001 : 2004 and OHSAS 18001 : 2007 certified company. Top
Design & Drawing
Do you have a design department?
Yes, the Design department of Indiana is fully equipped with CAD facilities and is involved in projects from conceptualization through to their realization and completion.
Which draughting tools do you use?
We use AutoCAD latest version
How do we send drawing to you?
You may either fax, courier, or email us the drawing files or you can use our FTP site to directly transfer files to our server.
Is there a limit to the number or size of files I can submit?
You can send any number of files by email; however, file attachments must be less than 5 MB. Larger files often cause web browsers to "time out" and/or lose connection to the server before the file is completely transferred. If your files are larger than 10 MB, please split them into smaller files. Data can also be transferred using CD, tape, or paper drawings.
What if I forget my ftp login password?
Contact our company administrator. We will provide you with a new password after suitable verification. Top
Security and Privacy
What is your security architecture?
The security of our clients' data is of paramount importance to Indiana.
Will Indiana use my data for other purposes?
No. Indiana understands the privacy and security required to protect our clients' strategic information and processes. Indiana will never sell, share, or distribute any client information or data without the prior written consent of the client except to the extent required for execution of the project.
Indiana will not sell, distribute, or share any customer data or information to any third party without prior written permission from the client except to the extent required for execution of the project. Top
When was your group established?
Indiana Group was established in 1968.
When was the company incorporated?
Indiana started operations in the year 1968 as a grating manufacturer and is today recognised as a multi-product and diversified group. Our parent company (Indiana Engineering Works (Bom.) Private Limited was incorporated in 1982 and Indiana Gratings Private Limited was in 1997.
How many years of experience do you have?
As of today we have an experience of more than 40 years.
Where is the location of your company?
We have head office in Mumbai - India and factory is at Jejuri near Pune - India
We also have a joint venture company at Dammam in Saudi Arabia
Have you exported your products? If yes, which countries?
Yes, Our products have been exported to all parts of the world. i.e. Middle East, Far East, Europe, America, Africa, Australia, United Kingdom and USA
Have you received client appreciation/awards ever?
Yes, we are recipients of export award from Engineering Export Promotion Council of India since last 14 years in a row.
Where are your head offices located?
We are located at Indiana House, Makwana Road, Marol Naka, Andheri (East), Mumbai – 400059, INDIA with branch offices in New Delhi, Chennai, Baroda, Kolkota, Raipur,
How many staff do you have at Indiana?
Total = Around 354
Who are your major clients?
Our major clients are Bechtel, Reliance Industries Limited and BHEL, Larsen & Tubro Limited, Siemens, Toyo Engineering, Technip and many more.
Which overseas market will you focus on?
Particularly Africa, South East Asia and the Middle East, USA, UK
What is the current contribution from Overseas Market?
Currently around 40%
If there needs to be collaboration, what type of collaboration do you prefer?
For long term we prefer Joint Venture (JV), for project basis we consider sub-contracting contract
Do you see the need for Technical partners for overseas market?
Yes, more so in appointing local agent for the particular market.
Do you have collaboration/JV with any local or foreign specialist?
Yes, we have a joint venture company in Saudi Arabia called United Steel Gratings
What are the services that need you to subcontract to 3rd parties?
Inspection (only if, clients required inspection done by 3rd party) and Testing
Are you involved in installation and erection of gratings and cable trays?
No, installation and erection is out of our scope.
What is Indiana website & e-mail address?
Do you also manufacturer FRP Gratings and Cable Trays
Yes, we also manufacture Moulded and Pultruded FRP Gratings which is widely used in chemical, petrochemical, refineries and fertiliser plants.
What are the standard panel sizes of your FRP Gratings?
For larger projects we can supply panels manufactured to the customer’s exact size. Standard panel sizes are 2m x 1m, 1m x 1m for moulded type and up to 6 meter for pultruded type.
What is the difference between skid and anti-skid surface?
Both surfaces offer excellent anti-slip properties.
Do you manufacture cut to size (tailor made) FRP gratings?
For larger projects we can supply cut to size as per customers requirement.
Do you have a brochure saying what products, etc?
Yes, we have printed brochures and catalogues of our products and can be provided on request. However you can download our soft copy of our product catalogues from our website : http://www.indianagroup.com/downloads/