Set up in 1955 by James Mackie & Sons, Belfast, Northern Ireland, for manufacturing jute Machinery. The Company was overtaken by the Govt. of India as a Public Sector Undertaking. In 2000, through India’s first PSU disinvestment, the company was taken over by the Kajaria Group.
Lagan has developed expertise in R&D with dedicated efforts in collaboration with the Govt. of India. The company has set up R&D centres for development of new technology in jute machinery. The company has developed sophisticated software for R&D through its team of scientists, engineers, and software experts.
Lagan Engineering is known for supplying high quality and complex machines. Recognized globally for its product quality and service, through its strong internal management and superior machinery & infrastructure. Lagan machines are satisfactorily running in the Industry for over 60 years – a testimony to durability, solid construction and metallurgy.
The Company is professionally and independently run. The Board of Directors consists of experts from mechanical engineering, textile engineering, as well as representative of PSU.
Carrying a strong lineage and tradition, the Company has the largest client base in jute machinery Industry. Satisfied clients include Jute Mills in India , Bangladesh , Ethopia and Nepal.