In 1963, Guest, Keen and Nettlefolds (Pvt.) Ltd. (a subsidiary of GKN, PLC, UK) established a factory in Karachi to manufacture industrial fasteners. In 1986, the Hanif Adamjee Group bought over majority shareholdings from GKN and the company became Adamjee Engineering (Pvt.) Ltd.
The company today consists of three manufacturing divisions with approximately 280 employees comprising qualified engineers, professionals & skilled workers. It is the largest organization of its kind in Pakistan and continues to lead with its innovative approach.
The Fasteners Division produces a wide range of screw,bolts & rivets,for the Construction, Domestic Appliances, Automotive & Machinery sectors of the economy.
The Powder Metal Division is involved in the manufacturing of self-lubricating bushes,Washers,Oil Pump Gears,Shock Absorber parts and other sintered parts for motorcycles.
The Machining Division caters essentially to the automotive industry & the engineering industry in general.
Apart from having a large share of the domestic market, the company exports its products to the US, Europe, Australia & Middle East. Adamjee Engineering (Pvt.)Ltd. was ISO 9002 certified in 1999 by Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance. Subsequently was upgraded its Quality Management System Standards to the 3rd & latest edition of ISO 9001 in 2002.