ELTEK Group, which now comprises of two manufacturing divisions/entities and one trading house, was established in the year 1977 by a young electrical Engineer Mr. P. Ramachandran. The flagship company of the group Elektrocraft was started by him in the year 1977 as proprietary concern, manufacturing small FHP motor for laboratory instrument application and other industries. and manufacturer of Laboratory Equipment and Electric Motors.
The company then diversified into manufacturing FHP Electric Motors for special applications and gradually added to the range of motors AC induction Motors, DC shunt & series Motors and AC/DC universal Motors.
After about a year in to the manufacturing Motors, the company introduced a range of Laboratory Equipment such as Stirrers, magnetic stirrers, Vortex Mixers, Rota Mantles etc. Later, the development of laboratory centrifuges were started and range of centrifuges for general applications were introduced in 1979. High speed Research Centrifuges introduced in 1980 and Centrifuges with Refrigerated Chambers (Cooling Centrifuges) were introduced in 1980
The associate company by name ELTEK MOTORS was started 1980 and the manufacturing of
Motors taken over by this unit and Elektrocraft started specializing in Laboratory Equipment. Another company by name- ELTEK EQUIPMENT (BOMBAY) PVT. LTD. established in 1993 absorbing Eltek Motors and take over the manufacturing of electric motor and infuse new technology to aid manufacturing and deliver world class motors.
Elektrocraft converted into Private Limited Company in 2002 by name � ELEKTROCRAFT (INDIA) PVT. LTD.Eltek Overseas Private Limited was established as trading company, with an aim to cater to vast Laboratory equipment market and supply the equipment to local and international market.