Leaf through the history of road transportation in South India, and you’ll find that Simpsons is an integral part of an inspiring story; of how a renowned builder of luxury coaches for the British royalty kept reinventing itself with remarkable resilience to evolve into the foremost manufacturer of diesel engines for multiple applications.
It is a 175-year long journey through ceaseless changes, economic transitions and technological transformations. A tribute to the leadership, spirit of enterprise and wisdom of Shri. S. Anantharamakrishnan, the Founder of the Amalgamations Group, who envisioned the future of Simpsons.
Today Simpsons employs about 1000 engineering and management personnel at its modern manufacturing facilities located in Chennai and Kumbakonam. These plants with their state of the art equipment manufacture Currently manufacture more than 1,75,000 diesel engines a year for nearly 200 applications catering to domestic as well as export markets.