Macawber Beekay was established in 1984 as a joint venture company in collaboration with Clyde Bergmann Materials Handling Limited, U.K. (formerly Simon-Macawber Limited), the world leaders in Dense Phase Pneumatic transfer of bulk materials. The main line of business of Macawber Beekay Private Limited is Dense Phase Pneumatic Conveying Systems and complete Ash Handling Systems. The shareholding pattern of Macawber Beekay was 60:40 i.e. 60% of the total equity capital was held by Indian Promoters and 40% was held by the joint venture partner i.e. Clyde Bergemann Materials Handling Limited, U.K. till July 2014.
The name Macawber is an acknowledged market leader in the innovative design of Pneumatic Conveying Systems. Macawber Beekay provides materials handling solution throughout the power industry for solid fuel-fired boilers ranging in size of 5 MW to 1000 MW. Combining the need of environmental pollution control with energy conservation, Macawber Beekay's unique Dense Phase Pneumatic Conveying systems offer solutions to the bulk material handling problems of core sectors of the Indian Industry - Power, Cement, Steel, Chemicals, Sugar, Alumina, etc.