CG Global R&D Centre is a state-of-the-art facility which caters to the New Product Development & technology needs for its Strategic Business Units spread across the world.
The R&D Centre is certified with ISO: 9000:2008, ISO 27001 and ISO 2501 & also has NABL accreditation for 5 its labs for testing & interpretation. It has also bagged the Golden Peacock Award. At the center of the activities are the 12 expert centres with highly qualified manpower and a robust infrastructure driven by a strong technology process.
The R&D Centre manages CG`s innovation wealth through its state of the art IPR (Intellectual Property Rights) cell.
Through its research contributions, it has earned itself much recognition such as DSIR recognized R&D Centre.
The development of technology at CG goes back a long way to its founder, Colonel R E B Crompton, a pioneer in the electrical engineering during the late 19th, early 20th century. CG was the first to introduce locomotives in India.
There have been a number of technology firsts from CG. The establishment of Corporate R&D in 1977 stands as a testimony to the spirits of the early Pioneers and the Vision of the founder of CG. Corporate R&D started with one building and few testing facilities in 1977.Now it has grown to CG Global R&D Centre which spreads over five state-of-the-art buildings Bhaskara, Nagarjuna, Bharmagupta, Ramanuja and Aryabhatta..
The CG Global R&D Centre aspires to be the best-in-class R&D Centre that will be benchmarked by other R&D centers of repute across the globe.
Our ability to successfully manage technology from the earliest bright ideas to full delivery is vital for the Company’s future. Working closely with the divisions and our external partners, it is our responsibility to secure the Company’s future in a competitive and global environment. We are delivering the innovations and breakthroughs that are driving growth for CG`s businesses and revolutionizing markets.
Today, CG boasts of a comprehensive product and technology portfolio that includes Transformers, Switchgears, Motors and consumer products to name a few.