The 1970’s was a period of rapid industrial expansion in India both in the public and private sectors. With the accelerated growth of industry, the demand of valves and pipe fittings grew extensively conforming to IS/BS/ASA Standards to suit the requirement. Importing of these items could be the only source to fulfill such demand both in quantity and quality, but that was restricted due to policy prevailed at that time.

Vishwanath Upadhaya, so far experienced in trade of valves and pipe fittings had a dream to go for manufacturing of these products, formed Upadhaya Valves with its first manufacturing unit in 1971.

With the full devotion and motivated team work Upadhaya Valves and pipe fittings at the onset got appreciation from the users for its quality that met all national and international specifications.