Skyline Millars Limited (SML) (formerly Known as Millars India Limited) was incorporated as The ACME Manufacturing Company Limited on 28th November, 1919 under the Indian Companies Act, 1913. Its name was changed to Millars India Limited on 04th January, 2002 and later on changed to Skyline Millars Limited on 23rd Oct. 2007.
The Company was promoted by the Walchand Group; Mr. Ashok Patel son of Mr. J.V.Patel acquired the shares from Walchand Group and took over the management in 1972. Khandelwal Udyog Limited a manufacturer of EOT Cranes & Millars Timber and Trading Company were acquired by Mr. J.V. Patel in 1969 and 1970 respectively. Khandelwal Udyog Limited was merged with The ACME Manufacturing Company Limited w.e.f 1st October, 1974 as per the order of the Bombay High Court dated 13th August, 1976. The running business of construction machinery of M/s Millars Machinery Company Private Limited was taken over by the Company in 1984. Mr. Ashok J. Patel was the Managing Director of the Company from 1974 to 1984 and thereafter he became the Chairman of the Company till 2009.
The main activities of the Company are manufacturing of construction equipment and EOT cranes. It has recently entered into property development business. The Company’s manufacturing activities which were being carried out at its unit at Ghatkopar, Mumbai have been fully shifted since October, 2003 from Ghatkopar, Mumbai to its works at Karamsad, Gujarat.
Having completed over 100 years in business, Millars has emerged as name synonymous with quality and Trust.
The company has diversified and extended its goodwill to other areas of activities being manufacturing of RCC Pipes, Manhole Systems and Precast Products, and development of real estate with equal success.