Deccan Enterprises Limited- the Architect of India’s first Silicone Composite Insulator

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Deccan Enterprises Limited- the Architect of India’s first Silicone Composite Insulator

With the pluck to unfold a new chapter of the industrial transformation on the Indian horizon, the founding team was ready to lay the bedrock of a company that would soon become a growth magnet of the manufacturing space. It was an embarking phase for the country and there was too much to constitute. At that episode of time in the year 2004-5, the groundwork(s) at Deccan Enterprises Limited was laid with an approach to introduce the then-futuristic silicone composite Insulators for the Indian market.

Deccan Enterprises Limited, an acknowledged name and a thought leader, has been victorious in pushing the boundaries and delivering superior products. The essence of Deccan Enterprises Limited in the initial phase of the developing India presented a new and refined way of progress, primarily for the Composite Insulator manufacturing industry. While others were writing directions for trivial businesses, Mr Vikas Jalan sketched the outline of the industry’s frontrunner.

Today, with an annual turnover of more than ` 100 Crores and an employee strength of ~250, Deccan Enterprises Limited has positioned itself as the first manufacturing hub of Silicone Composite Insulators in India. Acknowledged globally for its mettle in the manufacture of various Insulators, the leader has anchored its foundation on the commitment to deliver the best quality, innovative and cost-effective end-to-end solutions while leveraging its unparalleled producing experience, design capabilities, and state-of-the-art structure. Deccan Enterprises Limited is an ISO 9001 certified company and sells its products under the brand name DECOSIL. Since its inception, the company has tasted the water of success and has grown rapidly over the years while providing optimum quality products.

Presently, the company brings over 15 years’ experience in the manufacturing and supply of Silicone Composite Insulators for transmission lines & Railways and Metros in India and across the world. 

Merchandise of Deccan Enterprises

DECOSIL® products operate in multiple mission-critical segments of power distribution & transmission, sub-station, high voltage equipment, railways and urban rail transport (metro). Each product offered by the company has been designed to operate under the most severe conditions. They are tested in the best-accredited test laboratories across the world like STRI-Sweden, ZKU Czech Republic, CPRI, IISC India and others to ensure the product quality. DECOSIL® products are found extensively across projects in India and in about 16 countries around the world including USA, Latin America, Europe, and Africa.

Refining Distinctions of the Company

Continuous Innovation has been in the DNA of DECOSIL® that drives it to introduce new technology that brings efficiency and safety with improved ROI. It becomes possible because of its internal R&D efforts and the result of strategic partnerships with reputed international leaders. The in-house R&D facility equipped with the latest software and equipment has been recognized by GOI’s Ministry of Science & Technology and is certified to ISO: 9001:2015 along with the manufacturing facilities of the company.

The leader has added many firsts to its abode and was the first manufacturing company in the world to manufacture and type test composite Insulator to the highest system voltage of 1200kV, which has already been in operation for more than 7 years. DECOSIL products have the extortionate number of test certificates from labs in India and Abroad. It has the largest capacity and offers the widest range of products in India across all segments with the longest proven service performance.


The manufacturing facility of Deccan is in Hyderabad and its regional representatives extends across 10 States, while sales are across all States of India


The company has over 250 customers Pan-India. Deccan’s clientele encompasses GOI Maharatnas – NTPC, Navratnas- Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, State Transmission Companies, Indian Railways, Delhi Metro, and other large EPC companies- Larsen & Tubro Limited etc. The customers of Deccan are in over 16 countries including USA, Latin America, Europe, and Africa.

The Chronoscope of Deccan

  • Best Exporter Award from Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India for its meritorious export performance
  • Best Exporter Award for 8 continuous years from CAPEXIL
  • First Indian company to set up a joint venture manufacturing facility in Saudi Arabia.
  • Deccan Enterprises indigenously developed and manufactured many products for the first time in India for Infrastructure, Railways and Power Sector resulting in saving of millions of Dollars through import substitution.

Backbone for others

The company treads the boards as a tiny piece, but it has a significant role in the plan of government of India for providing 24×7 quality electricity to all areas including the remote areas of North East and the small villages across India. Studies have shown that  reliable supply of electricity accelerates economic growth. Deccan is contributing to this by providing reliability to the power system network, railways and urban transport systems (Metros).

Road Ahead

The company intends to maintain the growth rate by augmenting capacity, expanding its product portfolio and market reach in both India and Abroad.

Dynamic Leadership

Mr Vikas Jalan

Managing Director

Well-known for his future prediction intelligence and decision-making proficiency, Mr Vikas Jalan is a meritorious individuality and present managing director of Deccan Enterprises. Vikas has accomplished his master’s degree in business administration from the prestigious London Business School, U.K. and has over 20 years of experience in India & Abroad. He is also active in various Industry associations, a member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO), past President Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) Hyderabad Chapter and is presently the Chairman Southern Region of Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers Association (IEEMA), the apex body of the Indian Electrical Industry.

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