Aamcol was incorporated in 1947 under The Indian Companies Act,
1913 as Anglo American Marine Co. Ltd. and its name was subsequently
changed to Jainex Aamcol Ltd. It had its factory at Mumbai, manufacturing
hacksaw blades, press tools and dies.
In 1975, the company diversified into the manufacture of gear
hobs in technical collaboration with Klingelnberg of Germany by
setting up its plant at Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The Hob plant
was inaugurated by Mr. Diether Klingelnberg, head of the house
of Klingelnberg in the presence of Dr. Rafiq Zakaria, Hon. Minister
The company is a public limited company and its shares are listed
on the Bombay Stock Exchange.
In 1986, the manufacturing activities were concentrated at Aurangabad.
The present product range comprises of gear hobs, special cutting
tools and inspection tools & precision accessories such as,
spline & serration gauges, master gears etc. and are sold
to the automotive material handling, machine tool, as well as
gear box industries in India. The products are also exported to
Germany and Australia.
In 2006, Jainex Aamcol was certified a ISO 9001:2000 company
for design, manufacture and supply of gear cutting tools and special
cutting tools by BVQI.