I feel humbled by the love, respect, and honor bestowed upon me by the people of Uttarakhand. In my career spanning 40 years, I have always worked with three guiding pillars Integrity and Honesty towards work, ensuring the well-being of my employees, and providing best-in-class quality work for my customers. With these in mind, I bring to you a modern-day Smart Township called “Windlass River Valley”, which will usher you and your loved ones into modern-day India with supreme lifestyle choices, and comfortable homes for the first time in Uttarakhand. The township brings together Amenities, Education, Healthcare, Sports, Entertainment, Food, and Luxury under one roof.
“It’s not just a home, it’s a Lifestyle”
My dream is to enable people to live, work and play through this multi-dimensional, modern, high energy and pulsating Smart Township and build many more success stories.
75 years ago, in 1943, Windlass Group was incorporated at ‘Ghanta Ghar’ of Dehradun, state capital of Uttarakhand. Since then the group has given employment to 2000 people globally. Headquartered at the Haridwar Road, Dehradun, Windlass is the only name in the state to be known world-wide.
Windlass is a trademark of precision, Quality, Integrity, Trust and commitment towards the on-time delivery.
Windlass began its journey in 1941 when a young and motivated 22 year-old Mr Ved Prakash Windlass moved from Ambala Cantonment to the Doon Valley. He started working as a government contractor and later started his own cutlery unit in 1943 by the name of ‘Windlass
British Gorkha Regiment offered WSC a contract to build the precarious and exceptional combat knife, the Khukri. Mr. Windlass worked very hard to fulfil the requirements of the Regiment and built his company with the help of local talent and craftsmen. Mr. V.P. Windlass was the first to set up his business single handedly in Dehradun.
He not only developed the city into a business center but also offered employment to the natives by setting up the industry in the heart of the city. Windlass Steel Crafts is commonly known as the Khukri Factory.
Following the footsteps of Mr. Windlass, his son Mr. Sudhir Windlass stepped into the business and introduced modern techniques and focused on the expansion of the industry. Being a visionary, Mr. Sudhir Windlass- streamlined the manufacturing unit by bringing every essential element under one roof. He preferred turning WSC into a combination of many factories instead of outsourcing, and in return it opened the gates of employment for more locals.
Over the years the group has worked successfully in the fields of Steel Fabrication, Sword Manufacturing, Real-Estate, Infrastructure, Hospitality, Garment Manufacturing, Oilfield Equipment Manufacturing amongst other things.
It was the dedication and hard work of Mr. Ved Prakash Windlass that in the past 75 years the Windlass Group has successfully managed to spread its name globally. It is the legacy of Mr. Windlass that his sons and grandchildren and upholding by imprinting the name of the company internationally.