In the year 1945, a small proprietary firm named ‘Shakti Engineering’ was started by a remarkable man Late Sh. P.N. Beri. It was a humble start with a workforce of just 7 people.
From that small beginning, the company grew to form a partnership firm in the year 1950 known as ‘Leader Engineering Works,’ and as years went by this fledgling company grew to become a Colossus in the valve industry employing around 1500 dedicated employees, named 'Leader Valves Limited.'
From its pioneering days in the 40’s Leader introduced Gunmetal Gate, Globe, Check Valves for domestic use. It has since then introduced the largest variety of valves to be produced under one roof. In our enhanced capacity we manufacture valves of Cast & Forged Copper and Ferrous based alloys, sizes ranging from 1/2” to 48” (1200 mm).
'SHAKTI ENGINEERING' WAS SET UP
Late Sh. P. N. Beri started a small proprietary firm with the manpower of just 7 people on Mandi road near Laxmi Cinema in Jalandhar.
1950 'LEADER ENGINEERING WORKS' WAS FOUNDED
The company grew to form a partnership and shifted the plant to Hoshiarpur Road.
ACQUIRED LAND IN INDUSTRIAL AREA
Owing to the rapid growth and rising demand, they moved the entire unit to Industrial Area for future expansions, which is also where Leader is located at present.
LEADER VALVES LIMITED WAS ESTABLISHED
As the years went by, with the perseverance and dedication of the people, Leader became a colossus in the valve industry employing over 1500 dedicated employees.
Another milestone was achieved when Leader's Quality Management System was found conforming to ISO-9001: 94 by Llyod's register quality assurance.
RECEIVED 'THE NATIONAL AWARD FOR INDIGENISATION'
The Ministry of Defence India, awarded Leader for their contribution in indigenous ship building activities of the Indian Navy.
LEADER IN THE INDUSTRY
Leader became a 'Leader' in the race for industrial development and growth, not only in Jalandhar, but also in Punjab and the entire Northern India.
At present Leader is backed by a wide-spread network of over 250 Dealer and stockists throughout India and is also exporting its products worldwide.