Who We Are


Sanden Vikas India Ltd is the flagship company of the Vikas Group and a pioneer and industry leader in automotive air-conditioning. Globally recognized for its leading-edge technology and innovative thermal management systems, SVL is India’s only company manufacturing 3 types of compressors under one roof.

1st Indian Company

To Start

  • Manufacturing for automotive air-conditioning systems
  • Manufacture fixed displacement compressor
  • Variable displacement compressor
  • Scroll technology compressor

The year 1982. Before the widespread use of air-conditioning in India. Vikas Group recognizes the potential for automotive air-conditioning and enters into a 50:50 joint venture with Japan’s Sanden Corporation to establish production facilities in India. Setting up a cutting edge manufacturing plant in the industrial town of Faridabad, Haryana, the company earns the distinction of being the pioneer OE supplier of A/C systems in india.

Years Industry Experience
Types of Compressors Under One Roof
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Constant improvement, up gradation, innovation and expansion to multiple plants, SVL has become a prominent player and complete thermal system and service provider to passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles & Off-Road applications. A strong and fully trained work force at all its manufacturing locations and throughout its widespread supply network is dedicated to creating customer delight.

India’s biggest automotive compressor manufacturer, Sanden Vikas is acknowledged for its best in class Compressors (Fixed Displacement, Variable and TR-Scroll), HVAC Units, Cooling Units, Hose & Pipes and IHX. Innovative, high quality and environmentally responsible, these products are cherished by automotive, construction equipment and agricultural equipment manufacturers across the world..

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    Cooling Units

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    Heating Units

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    Air Units

SVL holds the largest customer base in the automotive air-conditioning industry covering the maximum OE base in most vehicle platforms. Constantly growing, this list comprises of industry majors like Maruti Suzuki, Honda Cars, VW, Renault Nissan, Tata Motors, Fiat, Mahindra & Mahindra, Ashok Leyland and VECV.

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A strong focus on quality is the hallmark of SVL. Sanden’s global support and technical collaboration assures that SVL’s customers get nothing short of the global best.

All quality control and training functions are conducted under the strict vigil of expert Japanese Engineers. Following latest quality enhancement techniques like TQM and TPM, SVL is certified for all relevant international quality standards including ISO/TS 16949 and the Environmental Standard ISO 14001: 2004. All SVL suppliers are ISO/TS16949 accredited and the company has set a minimum criterion of ISO 9001 for all its vendors.

SVL’s state-of-the-art Design Centre with full-fledged CAD/CAE facilities supported by latest software like UniGraphics, Catia V5, Pro-E and Ansys, designs and develops products that cater to meet the diverse need of the customers as per local climatic conditions.


State-of-the-art online testing facilities guarantee that all SVL products come true on the most stringent quality standards of its customers.

The latest additions to the wide range of testing equipment include vehicle level NVH testing facilities Wind Tunnel, Bench level testing facilities Calorimeter, Electro Dynamic Vibration Shaker, Cold Chamber, Hot Chamber, Climatic Chamber, Cass Tester and Compressor Test Bench, all conforming to the highest global Quality Standards

Over the last 4 decades, Sanden Vikas has built a very strong R&D team and is recognized as a Research & Development Centre by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research (DSIR).


As an acknowledgement of its unparalleled work ethics and values that are the foundation of its success, Sanden Vikas is a recipient of prestigious “DEMING APPLICATION AWARD” among many others.