Delhi Machine Tool Expo,
2017 - Northern India’s largest B2B machine tool exhibition
got underway on Thursday. The exhibition was inaugurated by
Mr. Rattan Kapur, President of Automotive Component Manufacturers
Association of India (ACMA), Mr. Parakramsinh G. Jadeja, President - IMTMA, Mr. P. Ramadas,
Vice President – IMTMA and Mr. V. Anbu, Director General and CEO of IMTMA.
Organized by the Indian Machine Tools Manufacture’s Association (IMTMA), the exhibition will be held for four days from 10th August - 13th August 2017 and will serve as a platform to demonstrate the latest manufacturing technologies. With over 240 exhibitors, the expo covers the entire gamut of metal working machine tools for both metal cutting and metal forming including automation and robotics, tooling systems, CAD/CAM and other technologies which are essential for today’s manufacturing.
Speaking at the inauguration, Mr. Rattan Kapur, President, Automotive Components Manufacturers’ Association (ACMA) said “Machine Tool is the backbone of the manufacturing industry and contributes immensely towards its development. ACMA and IMTMA have been working closely towards addressing the growing needs of the automotive component manufacturers and shall continue to do so in the years to come. Exhibitions like these will enable the manufacturers in the region to explore and get closer to the technologies they are looking for.”
“Government of India’s Auto Mission Plan (AMP) 2016-26 aims to make automobile manufacturing the main driver of ‘Make in India’ initiative as passenger vehicles market is likely to triple to 9.4 million units by 2026 creating tremendous opportunity for machine tool industry,” he added.
“IMTMA has acted as a catalyst in the overall development of the machine tool and manufacturing industry through its various initiatives such as exhibitions, seminars, summits, training of industry workforce for enhancing skill development through its Tech Centres. More than 100 trade delegations representing auto components, automobiles, railways, defence, aerospace, power and heavy engineering will be visiting the Expo in next four days.” said, Mr. P.G. Jadeja, President IMTMA
Welcoming the delegates, Mr. V. Anbu, Director General and CEO of IMTMA said, “We have 242 exhibitors displaying state-of-the-art technology solutions and innovations for both metal cutting and metal forming as well Metrology and Welding. Ten foreign countries Australia, Czech Republic, China, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, USA including India are participating in the show. We foresee a good visitor representation from Delhi as well as other industrial towns of Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Haryana during the four days show.”
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The 11th Edition of Indian Machine Tool Manufacturer’s Association’s National Productivity Summit concluded in
Pune on August 5. The summit was inaugurated by Mr. Girish Shankar, Hon'ble Secretary, Department of Heavy
Industry, Govt. of India, Mr. Shishir Joshipura, Managing Director, SKF India and Mr. Sunil Kaul,
Group President, Excellence in Manufacturing, Innovation and Technology, Anand Automotive. Also
present were Mr. Parakramsinh G. Jadeja, President – IMTMA, and Mr. V. Anbu, Director General and CEO of IMTMA.
The summit enabled the delegates to know more about new manufacturing technologies and best practices on the shop floor through enriching keynotes, live case study presentations, plant visits, sharing of success stories and focused technical sessions.
Speaking on leader led transformation for zero defect in manufacturing, Mr. Sunil Kaul, Group President, Excellence in Manufacturing, Innovation and Technology, Anand Automotive, said “In today’s era it is imperative that companies as well as its leaders have to position manufacturing as a strategic differentiator by pursuing productivity improvements to increase return on investments and enable growth through innovation.”
Mr. Girish Shankar, Hon'ble Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry, Govt. of India, said “The Government is extensively promoting domestic manufacturing across key industrial corridors and we will further aim to solidify manufacturing ecosystem in India to boost domestic manufacturing by aligning our policies related to ease of doing business, FDI investment rules and infrastructure development to grow domestic manufacturing in India and raise its GDP contribution to 25% by 2025.”
Mr. Parakramsinh G. Jadeja President – IMTMA said, “Companies are being constantly challenged to increase competitiveness in manufacturing to build a sustainable competitive advantage. With the growing adoption of digital manufacturing companies need to adopt a highly structured approach to manage innovation, while at the same time, not losing out on time to reach the markets. Summits like these are the key enablers to address learning and best practices requirements of manufacturing industry and raising its competitiveness. This is an apt platform to meet the evolving knowledge and skill requirements of overall manufacturing industry in India.”
Mahindra & Mahindra bagged the IMTMA – Ace Micromatic Productivity Championship Awards, while Wabco India and Bajaj Auto, Waluj bagged the second and third prizes respectively.
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