Friends Group of Companies, from Gandhidham, Gujarat, has been renowned for the quality services that the company provides. The company has been able to achieve great success in the industry owing to the hard work of its diligent team, since 1984.
About Us :
We have been continuously striving to provide end to end shipping solutions with modern technologies and diversifying into other business areas like Salt & Allied Products, Commodity Exports, Renewable Energy, Oil Refinery, Commercial Vehicle Dealerships, Real Estate & Constructions and Agri Plantation & Cultivation. We strive to achieve excellence in our field of work.
With its venture into sustainable energy sector since 2006, the Group already has 58 windmills, with an installed capacity of 100.25 MV and a comprehensive solar power project with an installed capacity of 37.81 MV. These projects stem with the vision of creating a substantial captive investment and generating a greener energy source for the Group’s mammoth operations. Contributing world by an offset of 2 lacs ton of CO2 annually, Some highlights of the company’s renewable energy initiatives are :
- Total capacity installed – 138.06 MW (Wind: 100.25 MV and Solar PV 37.81 MV)
- WTGs Models, Make, Capacity 1250 Kw-S66, 1500 KW – S82 & 2100 KW – S88, S95, S97 of Suzlon
- and 850 Kw – G58 of Gamesa
- Setup in Gujarat, Rajasthan, and Karnataka
- Solar PV Plant Installed in Madhya Pradesh
Quality awareness is another facet well within the Group’s ethos. Friends strives to maintain the highest quality standards at par with global norms tor all its products and processes. Operating out of the all-weather port of Kandla, the Group has also imbibed strong safeguards to secure its consignments from any and all damages.
- Fostering A Sustainable Growth :
At Friends Group, consciousness towards the environment and community are of paramount importance. The Group has always believed in helping the community and the ecology that it has evolved with and furthering this vision, undertakes several developmental initiatives. Friends prides in being a strong employment provider to the community, especially to the people of backward areas. The Group has also taken strong strides in green energy sector and continues to augment its processes to make them more environment – friendly.
- Our Vision :
Our idea of success is to be recognized as a preferred centre for quality port services. We work towards making sincere efforts and provide our customers with utmost satisfaction on availing our services. Our aim is to develop into a globally competitive logistics hub with international excellence.
- FRIENDS SALT WORK AND ALLIEND INDUSTRIES
- GAUTAM FREIGHT PRIVATE LIMITED
- TERAPANTH FOODS LIMITED
- THE KUTCH SALT & ALLIEND INDUSTRIES LIMITED
- KANDLA AGRO & CHEMICALS PRIVATE LIMITED
- FRIENDS OIL & CHEMICAL TERMINALS PRIVATE LIMITED
- FRIENDS BULK HANDLERS LIMITED
- VIKING LIGHTERAGE & CARGO HANDLERS PRIVATE LIMITED
- NEW KANDLA SALT & CHEMICAL CO. PRIVATE LIMITED
- ARVIND V. JOSHI & CO.
- SHANTINATH MOTORS PRIVATE LIMITED
- FRIENDS INFRA BUILD PRIVATE LIMITED
- FLAMINGO BUILDER PRIVATE LIMITED
- NEW TECH ASSOCIATES
- FRIENDS IMPEX