Rice Lake Weighing Systems India Ltd, an ISO 9001 Certified company, a professionally managed, well integrated engineering unit with its head office and manufacturing in Chennai, India, is a Joint Venture company, promoted by JALAN GROUP, KOLKATA and RICE LAKE WEIGHING SYSTEMS INC. WISCONSIN, USA.
RLWS Indias clientele includes all major Indian Public sector and Private sector organizations in the Steel, Cement, Power, Petroleum, Coal, Chemical, Automobile sectors. Major customers of RLWS India include Reliance, L&T, ACC, Grasim, Indian Railways, IOC, BPCL, HPCL, CRL, ONGC, GAIL, SAIL-Steel Plants, Coal India, India Cements, JK Tyres, Birla Tyres etc.
The team at RLWS India comprises of 50 qualified engineers out of total employee strength. The company has an application and engineering team to successfully tailor the systems to suit the specific requirements of the customer and the applications. The sales and service engineers are located at various strategic locations in the country for effective reach in the market and to provide efficient after sales customer support.Please click here to view the organisation chart
Mr.Sudhir Jalan, aged 70 Years, a well known industrialist with over forty years of experience in handling various forms of industry. He done his M.B.A from prestigious Indian Institute of Management(I.I.M), Joka. Mr.Sudhir Jalan has been instrumental in playing pivotal roles in the soaps and detergents, electronics, chemicals and engineering industries. Is presently the Group Chairman of Jalan group of companies which constitute industries in tea, agro-foods, software and engineering. Mr.Sudhir Jalan is a Past President of Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) as well as All India Management Association (AIMA). He is also Honorary Consul General of Greece and sits on the Board of Directors of various Prestigious Indian companies.
Mr. Mark O Johnson, aged 69, is Chairman and President of Rice Lake Weighing Systems USA. Mark holds a bachelorís degree in Business Administration from University of Wisconsin. He began his career at RLWS in 1970, that gave him unique perspective having come from a background in service of mechanical scale to becoming owner and president of one of the largest, US based scale manufacturers today. Mark has served various roles in industry organizations as well as government advisory councils for the weighing industry. He has devoted more than 40 years to improving the weighing industry throughout the world. Mark also serves as a director for several other privately held corporations in the banking and manufacturing sectors.
Mr.Gaurav Jalan , aged 42, is Director of the Jalan Group of companies. He completed his Bachelors Degree from St. Xavierís College and also holding an ICWA (I) degree. He joined the family business at the age of 22 years after doing brief stints as an intern with a reputed Chartered Accountants Firm as well as with Tata Chemicals, Mr.Gaurav Jalanís involvement has been in the business of tea, chemicals and now with engineering. Mr. Gaurav Jalan is a Committee member of both Indian Chamber of Commerce as well as Tea Association of India, as well as serves on the Board of Directors of various group firms.
Mr. Mark Johnson Jr. aged 41,holds a bachelorís degree in General Business /Entrepreneurship from the university of St.Thomas , St.Paul, MN. Mark has held various positions in sales, Marketing, Product Management and Manufacturing groups at Rice Lake Weighing Systems and currently serves as vice president. Mark has worked in the scales industry since 1989 and joined RLWS full time in 1999. Mark also serves on the board of directors of several community organizations.
Mr. Steven M. Parkman, aged 48, is chief operating officer at Rice Lake Weighing Systems. Steve began his career in the weighing industry in 1987 and has been with Rice Lake Weighing Systems for 12 years. During his tenure at Rice Lake Weighing, he has held positions of progressively increasing responsibility including load cell Product Manager, SBU Manager, Director of Product Management, VP of Product Development and most recently COO.
Mr.Brijesh Kumar Biyani, aged 60, Executive Director-Corporate, South Asian Petrochemicals Limited, he also sits on the Board of Directors of Dhunseri Tea & Industries, one of the leading producer and packers of Assam Tea as well as of Ma Foi Consultants, a top notch placement firm. Mr Biyani was earlier Advisor to UshaComm and has also held positions of Managing Director of Usha Beltron Limited and SICPA India Limited.
Mr. Guru Ganesh, aged 55, joined as Graduate Engineer Trainee at Avery India Ltd in 1982 and held various technical and managerial positions. In 2000, Guru worked for Interweigh Systems Inc., Canada as Systems Engineer and Software Developer in the special Application Group. He joined Rice Lake Weighing Systems in 2006 as Special Project Engineer before becoming Director, India Operations. Guru has 30 years of experience working in India, Canada and USA. He has Bachelor of science degree in Mathematics, a Master of Business Administration degree and is a charter Engineer in Electronics and Communication Engineering.
R.Hariharan aged 63 ,holds a bachelor degree in Engineering (Electronics & Communication) from Regional Engineering College,Trichy .He has more than 40 years experience in Design and Managerial functions of weighing ,,Automation and computer industry.Started his career as computer hardware designer in Public sector undertaking Electronics corporation of India , moved on to work in CMC,PCS and Sanmar group .Working in weighing , weighing based automation industry since 1992 holding positions of progressively increasing responsibility and the most recent being Executive Vice president-operations in Rice Lake Weighing systems india Limited.