The agreement was signed by Vivek Hajela, VP and Head-CEB, L&T and Klaus Ertmar, MD, Kemroc in Bengaluru in the presence of Arvind K. Garg, Executive VP & Head, L&T Construction & Mining Machinery.
The agreement covers Kemroc-developed special attachments including its patented EK series of Chain Cutters. These chain cutters are a game-changer in rock trenching and are well accepted across the world, including India.
Kemroc was originally founded in 2012 in Germany by Klaus Ertmer, who introduced in 2017, a new series of efficient Chain Cutters, Drum Cutters, Cutter Wheels, Pile Cutters, Trenchers, Patch Planners and Drilling Augurs with applications covering trench excavation, tunnel excavation, foundation excavation, quarrying, demolition of old structures, drilling holes, road works, asphalt milling as well as under-water excavation.
This strategic partnership will enable L&T to expand its product offerings and provide comprehensive solutions to the customers in the Construction Industry in India. L&T is already offering special attachments such as Crusher Bucket, Rock Breakers, Quick Couplers, Demolition Tools and Piling Solutions with tie-ups from international brands such as Komatsu, Sandvik and Movax.
L&T team has received the initial order for Kemroc KRL110 Pile Cutter attachment for job-work at IOC site in Paradip-Odisha.