In 1998 Mr. S. N. Suyameendra a young technocrat and an Electrical Engineer with thirteen years experience in setting up power projects and marketing Diesel gensets started a unit in Bangalore by name POWERGEN ENGINEERS. It was mainly handling power projects in and around Bangalore city.
Encouraged by the experience gained and the success achieved , he decided to go in for manufacturing of branded generator sets and won OE ship of the prestigious Ashok Leyland Engines. The company, RA POWERGEN ENGINEERS PVT. LTD. was established for assembling CPCB approved RAPOWER power generators using emission controlled, eco friendly Ashok Leyland Engines. Since its inception in 2005, RA Powergen Engineers have grown in to a giant in the field and is presently responsible for more than 50% of Ashok Leyland branded power generators. A growth from 30 engines to 3500 engines within a span of 6 years. The highest growth rate ever achieved by any genset manufacturing company in India.
The registered office is at Rapowergen Engineers Pvt. Ltd., #53, 3rd Floor, Shree Chambers, Subbaram Chetty Road, Netkalappa Circle, Bangalore - 560004. The works are at Mysore Road Channapatna Taluk, Mudugere on the main road and B9, Bay 3, GK Industrial Park, Siruganur, Tiruchirapalli (TN).
E T N O W (Economic Times) had selected Mr. S.N. Suyameendra The Leader of Tomorrow Engineering Products™ Category 2011. A great achievement considering that great stalwarts are running Indian engineering industry.
In 2009 he established one of the state of the art modern factory for genset assembly at Channapatna on Bangalore-Mysore Road. Autocad designed and CPCB approved acoustic enclosures, AMF panels, synchronizing panels, load sharing panels are done from designing to completion. The R& D department is actively working on making more compact, more silent and more fuel efficient machines. The BUNGLOW DG set developed by RA POWER R&D team is much appreciated for its use in houses and even in flats , where a spacious balcony is all it needs.
Of late, buyers from Arab & African countries have started giving repeat orders for RA Power generators, because of its features and durability. RA Power is growing into one of the World names in the genset industry.
Side by side with manufacturing and marketing , RA Powergen Engineers have also branched out to Service Dealership of Ashok Leyland engine gensets. RA Power is the only genset assembler who has been conferred service dealership by Ashok Leyland Limited indicating the trust and importance the engine manufacturer is giving to their leading OEA. Currently RA Powergen is assembling gensets from 10 KVA to 250 KVA.
While such developments are happening in the genset assembly section, RA Power has not left its old core business of Power Projects. Many 1000 KVA, 1250 KVA, 1500 KVA & 2000 KVA projects are getting completed at various sites. In October 2011 RA Powergen has moved into 5500 Sq. ft. top class corporate office at 3rd Floor, Shree Chambers, #53, Subbarama Chetty Road, Netkallappa Circle, Basavanagudi, Bangalore 560 004.
RA Powergen Engineers Pvt. Ltd. has as on January 2012 , 15 marketing branches and one assembling unit. It is in the process of setting up another unit on the western side to cater to the customers in the western region. More than 300 people are employed by the company , including Graduate Electrical Engineers, Graduate Mechanical Engineers , Diploma holders, skilled and semi skilled workers , Chartered Accountants , leading marketing professionals etc. The company is in a position to professionally take up any projects and execute it in time. The works has capacity to produce 400 gensets in a month in one shift.