Lakshmi Machine Works

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Lakshmi Machine Works Limited
Company typePublic
IndustryTextile, Machine tool, Steel & GI Foundry, Aerospace, Defence
HeadquartersCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Key people
Sanjay Jayavarthanavelu (Chairman & Managing Director)
R. Rajendran (Director Finance)
ProductsTextile Machinery, Machine Tool, Windmill, Automotive, Earth-mover equipment etc.
Revenue25.00 billion (US$310 million) (2017)[1]
1.80 billion (US$23 million) (2017)[1]
Total assets23.67 billion (US$300 million) (2017)[1]
Total equity15.58 billion (US$200 million) (2017)[1]
Number of employees

Lakshmi Machine Works Limited is India's largest textile machinery and CNC Machine Tool manufacturers, based in Coimbatore founded by Dr. G.K. Devarajulu. It started its operation in 1962 in Periyanaickanpalayam in Coimbatore city with technical collaboration with Swiss-based textile machinery manufacturer Rieter for textile machines and German based Steel & Ammunition major Krupp. In mid 1980's the company bought over its Coimbatore based longtime rival and an older Textile & Engineering giant Textool. The company is promoted and owned by the Lakshmi Mills family.


  1. ^ a b c d "Financial Results of LMW for the AY 2017-18 – Eazy Tax India". Archived from the original on 18 June 2018. Retrieved 18 June 2018.