The Company was incorporated in 1962 in the name of Hindustan Dowidat Tools Ltd., in collaboration with Dowidat Werke Wille Dowidat of Federal Republic of Germany and has been engaged in the manufacture and export of high quality Hand Tools.
In 1974, the Company changed its name to Hindustan Everest Tools Ltd., until then, the Company was marketing its products in 'Dowidat' brand. Ever since, the Company's products are being marketed both in India and abroad in 'EVEREST' brand.
Today, the Company's manufacturing facilities are the most modern of its kind having one of the largest capacity manufacturing the widest range of Hand Tools in the country.
India and Great Britain have a long history together and as a result many British traditions and methods of measurement have been well established in India. Where better to look for an economic source of the now obsolete British tool sizes than India?