Profile

The Company

Creative Tools & Components was started in the year 1997 and was later incorporated in the year 2003.

The company presently has three manufacturing plants near Pune. Pune is a prominent Engineering, Automotive & IT hub in India. It has excellent connectivity to India's financial capital, Mumbai, via Expressway and is also well connected to various major Indian cities via road, rail and air.

Creative Tools & Components manufactures machined components and assemblies for customers from diverse sectors such as Automotive, Material Handling, Energy: Renewable and Oil & Gas, Diesel Engines, Hydraulics, Aerospace etc.

Having gained a solid reputation for PRODUCT QUALITY and TIMELY DELIVERIES within the Indian markets, Creative Tools & Components since the year 2002, has been exporting significant percentage of the products, directly or indirectly, to demanding global markets like Singapore, UK, Germany, Sweden and USA.

Organisation

The three Founder Directors of Creative Tools & Components are like 'Guideposts' for the 'TEAM CREATIVE'.  They are undoubtedly the driving force behind the company's success.

With vast experience gained over the past 25 years, in varied segments of the Engineering Industry, like Manufacturing engineering, Production, Sourcing and Metallurgy; the Directors most efficiently manage various operations of the company with a "hands-on" and "Holistic"approach.

Team

Mr. Kedar Luktuke

Mr. Kedar Luktuke

Director

Kedar, a Mechanical Engineer, has more than 25 years of industry experience in the field of Manufacturing, Tool Design, Tool Room, out of which 10 years with Cummins India Ltd. before starting Creative Tools.

Mr. Pradip Kulkarni

Mr. Pradip Kulkarni

Director

Pradip is a metallurgist and has more than 25 years of industry experience including 12 years at Cummins India Ltd., in the field of Heat Treatment and Material Testing which he brings to Creative Tools.

Mr. Naresh Timble

Mr. Naresh Timble

Director

Naresh has gained vast Techno-commercial experience during 28 years of his career, including 10 years as Vendor Devolopment Manager at Cummins India Ltd. 

Team Creative Tools

Under the able leadership of these directors, a young team of production & quality engineers and personnel from admin, sales, purchase & accounts; works in great synergy to consistently achieve company's Goals.

 

Mission-Vision


To CONSISTENTLY deliver Quality products, ON-TIME to our customers.


To be a 'DEPENDABLE LINK' in the Supply chain of the end customer.


To continuously MOVE UP the Value Chain.


To make it DESIRABLE for all our stake holders, to be associated with us.

 

Strengths

Since inception, what has set us apart from the peers, is the set of core strengths we have built upon and the ingrained values those we have striven to maintain.

What sets us apart and gives advantage to our customers

  • Provide End-to-End solutions in component development.
  • In- Depth knowledge of machining processes & Quality systems requirements.
  • Dedicated team of qualified engineers.
  • Drawing-to-Part with NO HASSLES and with minimal customer engagement.
  • Design collaboration with customers for VAVE projects.
  • In-house capability to design and manufacture 'Jigs & Fixtures'.
  • Ability to develop components in shorter lead time. Fast-Track development with simultaneous engineering.
  • Effective management by three whole time directors with sound techno-commercial background.
  • Our leadership believes in "hands-on" & 'Holistic" approach to management and problem solving.
  • Lifetime relations based on mutual trust.

Core Values

  • Pay Suppliers on time
  • Pay Employees on time
  • Repay financers on time
  • Follow All Government laws & statutory compliances
  • Skill development of our employees

Growth Strategy

  • To make strategic alliances in diversified sectors of components markets.
  • Expand in following two core areas...
    • Manufacturing of medium to low batch volume of small components from bar route, forgings, extrusions in materials like alloy & stainless steels, brass, bronze, aluminum etc.
    • Manufacturing of cast components with various processes like green sand, shell core, gravity die & investment casting in grey iron, ductile iron, steel, SS & aluminum.
  • To set the company on a rapid growth path, by maintaining financial strength.
  • To train & groom committed people & empower them to take greater responsibilities.

Expertise

At Creative Tools we specialise in low and medium batch quantities. We have developed our processes and people in tune with this philosophy.

We make variety of components through bar route, castings and sheet metal.

We have strong partnerships with various foundries for specific requirements. Our partner foundries adopt  processes like green sand, shell mould & core, investment (Lost wax).

Precision multiple machining operations are performed in-house. We have developed reliable sources for outsourced special processes like heat treatment, plating and surface coating.

We are regularly working with variety of materials:

  • Various grades of cast iron
  • Various grades of ductile iron
  • Alloy steels
  • Stainless steels 300 series, 400 series, 17-4 PH, 25 Cr Super Duplex, Alloy 20 etc.
  • Aluminium
  • Brass
  • Bronze / continuous cast Phosphor Bronze
  • Nickel alloys like Inconel 718
  • Cobalt alloys like Stellite 6

Ethical Business Policy

  • We do not employ any labour below 18 years of age
  • All people working on or off the premises for the company are doing so at their own will. We do not endorse forced labour.
  • We do not discriminate our employees on the basis of caste or religion or gender
  • We honour dignity of female employees 
  • Economically backward candidates are given priority for employment
  • We follow minimum wage act prescribed by Maharashtra State government
  • All the rules and regulations set by State & Central Government are followed by company management
  • We do not engage in bribing of any kind, to get work done or to manipulate the behavior of any stake holder of the company or individual
  • We take care of the health & occupational safety of our employees
  • We prefer to work with only those suppliers who honour and align with our 'Ethical Business Policy'