Lekshmi Engineering Industries, the hard work of M. K. Kuttappan & his elder son K.K. Krishnan was designed for the manufacturing and safeguarding of crusher units in the year of 1976. M.K. Kuttappan, Born in 1935 started his career as a workman with Mr. C. V. Jacob who was assigned to do the tunnel contract work for KSEB in the Idukki district in 1957.
In 1968, he set up a stone crusher- the first crusher unit in Kerala- for Mr. C V Jacob at Kolencherry with the purpose of supplying metals for the construction of Medical Trust Hospital ,ernakulam; Kolencherry Medical Mission Hospital and road contract works with an overall cost of one lakh. It was the beginning of the saga of Lekshmi Engineering Industries, inaugurated by Mr. C.V. Jacob on the 24th of January, 1976. He constructed nearly 12 crushers including mobile units. His hard work helped him grow into an independent entity. As years passed, Divya Industries and Tvastr Automated Parking Solutions originated under his able supervision and unsurpassed vision.