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ELGI Sauer’s contribution to Indian Navy  5th December, 2011
ELGI Sauer Compressors Ltd has supplied complete high & medium pressure air solution package for the first indigenously built Air defence ship (ADS) (also known as Aircraft Carrier) by Cochin Shipyard for the Indian Navy.The package comprised High and Medium Pressure Sauer compressor models WP 5000 and WP3100 along with dryers and control panels integrated to IPMS (Integrated Platform Management System) onboard Navy ship, for remote operation. The ADS compressor package contained significant indigenization like motor, control panel and air dryer among others as value addition, by ELGI Sauer Compressors Ltd, under the technical guidance of and certification from Sauer & Sohn.

This breakthrough order has opened a new chapter in the Indian Navy, owing to the entry of the latest generation Sauer compressors that are most suited for Naval combat ships and submarines conforming to high reliability , compact design, low shock and noise levels, with large references worldwide in leading Navies.

The strategic alliance of Elgi & Sauer has already executed high pressure compressor packages in India for Navy, namely High pressure non-magnetic compressors for Mine Counter Measure Vessels (MCMV), Shipyards, Specialized applications in industry like metal coating process, Saw pipes segment, etc.

ESCL offers the state-of–the-art technology high pressure air and gas compressors customized for new shipbuilding, retro-fitment projects of Indian Navy, shipyards and special applications in industry.

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