R.K. Products and Research Labs is one the leading names in the testing and chemical analysis of organic and inorganic compounds. R.K. Products and Research Labs is currently engaged in the testing and analysis of metals, water, soil, rubber and air monitoring. Our clients include Public Sector Undertakings, Government Enterprises, Defence Organizations and many Private Companies. Our operations are supported by most modern equipments, and state-of-art quality control system.
R.K. Products and Research Lab is actively committed to good corporate governance. Under the current management vision, R.K. Products and Research Labs will strive to become an R&D oriented world-class Chemical Analysis and Testing Laboratory. The Board of Directors and Senior Management team ensures that the company performs in the best interest of its customers, investors, employees and the society. All members of the senior team at R.K. Products and Research Labs have extensive industry backgrounds.
Board of Directors
B.K.VIJAYAGOPAL, Science graduate from University of Mysore
Joined Agromore Limited, Bangalore as Junior Chemist in 1965, when the company had a technical collaboration with Amchem Products, PA, USA. The company was manufacturing agricultural chemicals like Herbicides, Rodenticides, Plant Growth Regulators and a wide range of Industrial Chemicals for Metal Working, Oil Well and Pre-painting treatment Chemicals.
During the long association of almost 2 decades with the company, held different positions like Chief Chemist, Production Planning and Works Manager. Was responsible for Production, Quality Control and Labour Management. Worked as company representative on the technical sub- committee for pesticides of Indian Standards Institute (Now known as B I S).
From 1989- 1995, worked as Director Production of Prosol Chemicals Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad, AP.
In 1995, Promoted a Company called Futech Chemicals Pvt Ltd in Hyderabad to manufacture environmentally friendly Chemicals for Metal working Industry. The Company entered into a technical and financial collaboration with Polartech Limited, Manchester UK in 2000 and changed the name to Polartech India Pvt Ltd. Was Managing Director of the Company till voluntary retirement in 2005 and was responsible for being the first Company in the State for a Small Scale Industry to be eligible for ISO 9000 Certification. Also the Company developed a zero effluent Production System. The Company developed and indigenized environmentally safer Synthetic Metal Lubricants for the first time in India. With the Technical expertise developed, the Company was able to develop, manufacture and supply these Metal working Chemicals to Multinational Companies like Shell, Mobil, Caltex and others. The Company was taken over by Blaser Swisslube which also manufactured other proprietary products in India.
SANTOSH GURURAJ, M.S. in Information Technology from University of Maryland, USA.
Santosh Gururaj has over 15 years of experience working as an Information Architect doing Research and Development of software solutions for various US Federal Agencies including NASA, National Weather Service, Federal Railway Administration and National Institute of Health. Santosh was involved in the design and development of complex database systems and web applications to process and store large amounts of scientific and commercial data. He brings with him rich source of knowledge on diverse fields. Santosh has a B.S. Degree in Chemistry from Bangalore University, a B.S. in Computer and Information Science from University of Maryland and an M.S. in Information Technology from University of Maryland, USA.