AO Smith is North America's largest manufacturer of Water Heaters. These are
water heaters that are highly preferred by contractors, architects, and specifying engineers in
North America, Europe, and Asia. It is a $2.36 billion company with around 12,500 employees
and 20 manufacturing plants operating across the globe. The products are designed for years of
trouble-free service and are distributed in over 60 countries around the world.
A. O. Smith Corporation is a global leader who applies innovative technology and energy-
efficient solutions to products that are marketed in the overseas market. The company is one of
the world's leading manufacturers of commercial and residential water heating equipment,
offering a comprehensive product line featuring the best-known brands in North America and
China. In November 2009, the company entered the global water treatment industry with the
creation of a new venture, A. O. Smith (Shanghai) Water Treatment Products Co. Ltd. It also has
manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, India and China, A. O.
Smith has mastered the global reach to serve customers worldwide.
AO Smith India was incorporated in 2006 with manufacturing facilities set up in Harohalli,
Bengaluru, India. After conducting extensive market research, an exclusive range of water
heaters have been developed exclusively for the Indian market. A. O. Smith inaugurated its
manufacturing facility in the state-of-the-art factory in Harohalli, Bengaluru, in June 2010.
The company believes in conducting honest and ethical business and it has been the same way
since its birth in 1874 with the ultimate aim to satisfy the customers.