Company History

Utkal began manufacturing operations in Jamshedpur in 1968 and began supplies to Tata Motors and State Transport Units across the country. The company became synonymous with quality and design and soon Utkal’s buses, tippers and trucks, were seen across the country. Since it was one of the first signs of industrialisation in Eastern India many political and Corporate stalwarts visited the factory to witness growth in the automobile segment. What started as a small unit employing 100 workers and producing 300 units per annum has grown to a massive factory spanning 16 acres of land, employing 600 People and manufacturing more than 5000 units per annum.

Manufacturing Factory

Our factory is located at Jamshedpur in the state of Jharkhand. An industrial town, Jamshedpur is home to Tata Steel and Tata Motors, world renowned companies from the Tata Group. Jamshedpur, is 320 kms from the city of Kolkata and is accessible by rail and road transport. Utkal Automobiles is spread over a large area of 16 acres and has 180000 sq ft of covered area making it one of the largest body building plants in India. Total direct and indirect employment for the year ended 2017 stood at 600 workers. The factory is self sustained and has modern infrastructure and machines to support its body building activities.

Future Plans

Utkal Automobiles (body building division) has been in operation since 1969 and is now a well known and reputed brand with a unparalleled reputation for quality. Our vision for the future is as follows.

  1. Become a leading tipper manufacturer in volume by producing 700 tippers/ month.
  2. Continue supply of tippers throughout the nation and support it with excellent and reliable service back up.
  3. Introduce newer technology for manufacturing tippers.
  4. Bring 2 new designs..... Prime objective is to reduce body weight and increase gross payload for the customer.
  5. Tie up with an international player for tipper design and production processes etc.
  6. Get into speciality application like bulkers and cement mixtures.