Kirloskar Americas is part of Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd. commonly called KOEL. The company’s headquarters are in Pune, India with major plant facilities in the country at: Pune, Kagal, Rajkot and Nashik. KOEL specializes in the design and manufacture of both air-cooled and liquid-cooled diesel engines and is the largest manufacturer of non-automotive diesel engines in India with a large global footprint. Its engine product line ranges from 4 hp to 11,000 hp and is used to power Agricultural Equipment, Power Generation Equipment, Construction Equipment, Material Handling Equipment, Earth Moving Equipment, Pumps, Marine Applications and more. Kirloskar engines are distributed in over 60 countries across the world.
Kirloskar Americas Corporation
In 2016, Kirloskar Oil Engines Ltd established Kirloskar Americas Corporation in Houston, Texas while developing a line of US EPA Certified diesel engines. This new Kirloskar subsidiary markets diesel engines to North America, plus diesels and other equipment to Latin America including Mexico, South America and the Caribbean. Kirloskar Americas has a large engine and parts warehouse in the Houston suburb of Magnolia, Texas with a second location planned for Miami, Florida. The Americas subsidiary markets three engine product lines which includes four models ranging in horsepower from 48.7 hp (35.8 kW) to 156 hp (114.7 kW). Off-Highway engine models are currently being certified for EPA Tier IV Final. Emergency stand-by generator set engines are all Tier III Certified.