About us:

Forbes & Company Limited is one of the oldest companies of world that is still in business.

The company traces its origin to the year 1767 when John Forbes of Aberdeenshire, Scotland started his business in India. Over the years, the management of the company moved from the Forbes Family to the Campbells to the Tata Group and now finally to the well known Shapoorji Pallonji Group; leaders in infrastructure, construction and real estate businesses, amongst many others.

Forbes & Company Limited has three main businesses, namely Engineering, Shipping and Logistics and Transaction Management Solutions. Many of these businesses have joint ventures with world leaders and are present throughout India and in many other countries.

Forbes & Company Limited has a tradition of excellence and total customer delight as its singular aim.

The company, listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange, has an eminent Board of Directors and the day to day affairs of the company are managed by a Senate of experienced persons.

Forbes & Company Ltd. is the 2nd oldest registered company in India and the 8th oldest registered company in the world founded in 1767 with diverse interests in Manufacturing, Trading and Shipping services.

We are part of the one of the biggest business house in India known as Shapoorji Pallonji Group. SP Group is the leading construction giants in India and abroad.

For more details about Shapoorji Pallonji & Co. Ltd. please visit: www.shapoorji.in

Our Engineering Division

Engineering division of Forbes, began its journey with the manufacturing of Spring Lock Washers and expanded its capabilities to manufacture a range of precision cutting tools under the brand name of “TOTEM”. The division has 4 plants – Two in Mumbai and Two in Aurangabad (300miles from Mumbai) and employs more than 500 people. For descriptive details of each product please visit us at www.totem-forbes.com

We offer the following range of products:DSC_6150

  • Threading Tools
    High Speed Steel Taps & High Performance Taps
    Carbon Steel Taps
    High Speed Steel Dies and Die Nuts
    Carbon Steel Dies and Die Nuts
  • Carbide Tools
    Square and Ball Nose End Mills & Drills
    Tungsten Carbide Rotary Burrs
  • Spring Lock Washer
  • Marking Solutions
    Conventional Marking systems
    Advanced Marking systems

    For more details of our marking solutions please visit us at: www.bradma.com

  • Energy Solutions
    Drive steam turbine API / Non API
    Power steam turbines from 200 KW to 300 KW
    Integrated power solutions from turbine, generator, synchronization panel.

    For more details of our Energy solutions please visit us at: www.forbesenergysolutions.com

All our products are sold to some of the esteemed clients in India and abroad. Currently we are exporting to more than 32 countries with presence in Middle East, South East Asia, Europe, Latin and Central America. We have a strong distribution network of more than 1500 dealers in India with 7 branch offices across the country.

We commit ourselves to the enhancement of customer satisfaction and maintaining global market presence by development, manufacturing and marketing of excellent products. This involves continual improvement of processes, participation of employees and suppliers.