PLI Scheme to herald a new era in electronic manufacturing: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Production Linked Incentive Scheme (PLI) for Large Scale Electronics Manufacturing, notified on April 1, 2020, has evoked good response from global as well as domestic mobile phone manufacturing companies and electronic components makers. Production of Rs. 10.5 lakh crore and Exports of Rs. 6.5 lakh crore expected over next 5 years. Read more...

IPF Buyer-Seller Summit: Fulfilling Make in India goals

The virtual Summit - which saw participations from Defence Investor Sell (MoD), SAIL, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, Godrej & Boyce and Vedanta Aluminium - enlightened vendors about procurement strategies of big buyers and help MSMEs be part of their supply-chain. Read more...

MoD inks Rs 2,580-cr contract with BEML, Tata Power and L&T for Pinaka missile systems

These six Pinaka Regiments comprise 114 launchers with automated gun aiming and positioning system (AGAPS) and 45 command posts to be procured from Tata Power and L&T and 330 vehicles to be procured from Bharat Earth Movers Ltd (BEML) Read more...

Socomec launches Energizing India digital campaign

The campaign has been designed to highlight the role played by the organisation in energising the country over the last 3 decades by bringing its disruptive innovations and technologies in the field of power solutions Read more...

Strong anti-China sentiment a game changer for domestic industry: A M Naik, Chairman, L&T

Addressing L&T's 75th AGM, he stressed on the need to move beyond knee-jerk responses and draw up a long-term strategy with a time-bound plan for implementation. He added that it is time for government and industry to act in unison for national cause. Read more...

Fever detection products have kept us busier than usual: Rajendra Chodankar

In conversation with Rakesh Rao, Rajendra Chodankar, Founder of RRP S4E Innovations Pvt Ltd, highlights the potential of electro optics market in India and how the company produced fever detection systems to fulfil the growing demand amid COVID 19 pandemic. Read more...

[Budget 2020] Focus on “Network Products” to boost exports, says Economic Survey

Integration of “Assemble in India for the World” into ‘Make In India’ can raise India’s export market share to about 3.5% by 2025 and 6% by 2030 Read more...

Danfoss Power Solutions unveils new facility in Pune

This new facility will enhance Danfoss India’s ‘Make in India’ strategy. Read more...

Make in India initiative seems to be bearing fruit

Rising application of electronics in sectors such as lighting, automotive, communications, etc and favorable government policies are aiding demand for electronic components and products. Read more...

Schneider Electric opens second Smart Factory in India at Bengaluru

The facility, which manufacturers IT products and drives for Indian and global customers, is one of Schneider Electric’s key smart facilities in this region Read more...

Why Smart Manufacturing is vital for success of Make in India campaign?

Though Industry 4.0 is at the nascent phase in India, government’s Make in India program and Smart City Mission has created ample opportunities and incentives to develop Smart Manufacturing ecosystem in India Read more...

Prama Hikvision opens surveillance camera manufacturing facility near Mumbai

The plant, built with an investment of Rs 500 crore, was inaugurated by Dr V K Saraswat (Member, Niti Aayog) and Dr Neeraj Sinha (Adviser, Science & Technology) Read more...

IPF SME Forum: Unleashing India’s growth

The forum - titled “Make in India: Challenges & Opportunities before SMEs” - was hosted to identify stumbling blocks on the growth path of SMEs and measures to be taken to ensure their prosperity. Read more...

Renishaw recognised for strengthening UK-India relations

The global engineering company was presented with the Larger Business Award during the third annual Indian Awards at the UK’s Houses of Parliament recently Read more...

Atlas Copco launches five air compressors in India

This new range includes piston air compressors, screw air compressors, and on-site nitrogen generator series to cater to different sectors Read more...

Budget announces changes in customs duty for some products

Import of defence equipment, currently not manufactured in India, are being exempted from the basic customs duty, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Read more...

We expect budget 2019-20 to give boost to railways: Suramya Nevatia

In the interim budget, railways got the highest-ever allocation for the year 2019-20, says Suramya Nevatia, CEO, Hind Rectifiers Ltd Read more...

Industry 4.0: A must to gain global competitiveness

If Indian manufacturing sector has to win against global competition, there is no escape from integrating principles of Industry 4.0 with the Make in India initiative. Read more...

HHV Pumps sets up new manufacturing facility at Bengaluru

The facility will be spread over an area of 52,000-sq ft Read more...

Blech India 2019 to be held in Mumbai

Aimed to boost the ‘Make in India’ initiative, the exhibition will focus on various technical aspect of creating products with sheet metal work Read more...

Tata Power SED’s supplies combat management system to Indian Navy

This is a major landmark towards Government of India's policy of 'Make in India'. It also assumes great significance as it is the first CMS developed by the private industry for Indian Navy Read more...

At Hannover Messe, CMI will focus on fire survival cables: Amit Jain

In this interview, Amit Jain, CMD, CMI Ltd, highlights on new opportunities in wires and cables market in India and advantages offered by the country to manufacturing sector Read more...

NITI Aayog and ABB facilitate adoption of AI technologies by MSMEs

Aligned with the national objective of ‘AI for All’, a workshop was conducted to discuss various facets of AI based technology adoption across key sectors of the Indian economy Read more...

Danfoss completes 20 years of independent operation in India

The company entered the Indian market in 1960s and began independent operations in Chennai as a 100% subsidiary of Danfoss A/S from 1999 Read more...

BASF and Adani to jointly invest €2 bn in petrochemical project in Gujarat

This will be BASF’s first CO2-neutral site and will be 100% powered by renewable energy. Read more...

Hiranandani Group forays into industrial and logistics parks with ‘GreenBase’

The GreenBase vertical will provide industrial and logistics parks which will build optimisation and efficiency for the end user. Read more...

TAITRA launches new Taiwan Product Centre in India

The centre will display products from various fields such as automation, electrical, healthcare, lifestyle, automobile, engineering, agriculture, home decor, etc. Read more...

Indian industrial valves market to reach $4 bn by 2023: CII report

The valves market will witness a CAGR of 5.9% from 2018 to 2023, whereas the estimated CAGR for the actuators market in India will be 5.7% from 2018 to 2023. Read more...

Atlas Copco unveils new variant of VSD compressors

The compressors have been launched under the categories industrial air compressor, medical gas solutions and vaccum pumps solutions Read more...

Rossell Techsys delivers 15,000th wire harness for Boeing’s AH-64 Apache helicopter

The Aerospace and Defence (A&D) Division of Rossell India Limited has also delivered 500th shipment of electrical panel assemblies for Boeing’s AH-64 Apache Read more...

“Mallcom is in sync with tenants of Make in India ideology”

The demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) is growing in India with rise in awareness levels in industrial sector of worker safety and government statues for the implementation of safety norms Read more...

Honeywell UOP’s PSA technology to help IOCL meet BS VI fuel norms

Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) has selected Honeywell UOP’s Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) technology to supply high-quality hydrogen at five of its refineries. Read more...

ISRO selects Hind High Vacuum for supplying thin film metallised circuit

The Bengaluru based HHV will produce the entire thin film metallised circuit for ISRO’s satellite program Read more...

Swedish group Atlas Copco reiterates support for Make in India initiative

President and CEO Mats Rahmstrom had met Prime Minister Narendra Modi early this year in Stockholm to discuss the company’s plans in India Read more...

Godrej Aerospace delivers first airframe assembly for air launched BrahMos missile

The company, which won the order for 100 sets of airframes for the air launched version of the missile in December 2017, aims to produce the first indigenous missile booster Read more...

Tata Technologies and VDIA to set up aerospace & defence centre in Nagpur

The partnership between Tata Technologies and Vidarbha Defence Industries Association (VDIA) will promote the state as an aerospace and defence manufacturing and export hub. Read more...

Airbus signs up 3 Indian startups for aviation technologies

The company has partnered with Stelae Technology, Eflight and Airpix as part of Airbus' push for Make in India Read more...

GreenFuel wins Make in India Emerging Entrepreneur award

The company specialises in product solutions for sustainable mobility Read more...

Uflex develops satellite thermal radiation insulation film for ISRO

The specialised metallised film supplied to ISRO has passed through all parameters/tests qualifying for space application Read more...

Make in India initiative should be robotics-driven to attract MNCs

Automation and use of robotics need not be at the expense of labour; industry leaders must view the introduction of robots as a competitive advantage, says an Assocham study Read more...

Incentivise electronic exports to make India globally competitive

There is also a need for phased manufacturing plan to boost local manufacturing of electronic components other than mobile phones, says a study Read more...

India will become a key player in the global machine tools industry

Wendt India draws its technological superiority from Wendt GmbH which is a part of Winterthur Technology Group (WTG ) Switzerland and sound and ethical management practices from Murugappa Group. While Wendt GmbH is the pioneer in super abrasive tooling solutions and high precision grinding machines for insert grinding and steel industries for over 8 decades, the 100 year Murugappa Group is the market leader in diverse businesses such as engineering, abrasives, finance, general insurance, cycles Read more...

Raasi Solar to make Li-ion battery in India using CSIR technology

The company, which will set up Li-Ion facility in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri district, aims to bring down the cost of cell manufacturing below Rs 15,000 per KW to replace the lead acid battery Read more...

DIPP seeks industry inputs to increase local content in govt procurement

FICCI to submit the list of products that industry supplies to Government/PSUs along with the major raw materials/inputs/components/sub-assemblies of each of these supplied products Read more...

India must knock manufacturing out of the park

It is never easy to predict the future, but manufacturing has the potential to emerge as one of India’s high-growth sectors in the next few years. The sector grew at a CAGR of 7.32% between FY12 and FY17, and despite a brief period of disruption following the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in July, is rapidly recovering. Read more...

Germany’s Schmersal opens first global support IT centre in Pune

The Germany-based Schmersal Group, a manufacturer of electromechanical safety and lift switchgear and systems, has opened its first global support IT centre in Pune. The centre - inaugurated by Michael Ambros, Managing Director, K A Schmersal GmbH & Co KG, is spread across an area of 3305 sq ft with a workforce of 15 functional and technical consultants. Read more...

Manufacturing of planes under Make In India to be of top priority: Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister for Civil Aviation today stated that aircraft and aviation equipment manufacturing under the Make in India programme and safety and security in the aviation sector would be one of his top priorities along with creating world-class passenger and cargo hubs in India. Read more...

Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Ltd agree to manufacture MTU engines in India

Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL), a premier defence shipbuilding yard in India under the Ministry of Defence, have agreed to cooperate in the local manufacturing of technologically-advanced MTU Series 8000 engines in India. Read more...

Factories of the future in India: Connected, smart, and collaborative

Gartner Inc forecasts that 20.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide by 2020, up by whopping 143% from 2017. Read more...

HHV develops an innovative process of coating on plastics

Hind High Vacuum Co Pvt Ltd (HHV), a vacuum science and technology company with major clients like HAL, ISRO, BARC, Titan etc, announced that it has indigenously developed an innovative process of coating on plastics to provide electromagnetic radiation interference (EMI) shielding. Read more...

RUJ & SRM Mechanics in JV brings first swiss precision and assembly plant in India

India’s ‘Make in India’ initiative and mechanical engineering industry strives to apply cutting-edge technology, produce high-quality products up to international standards, and further participate in the global value chain. Read more...

KSB Pumps bags the largest order worth INR 4130 Mio to supply primary coolant pumps to NPCIL

With the Indian Government’s ambitious growth plans in the energy sector, and the aim to raise contribution in indigenous manufacturing under 'Make in India' initiative, M/s Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) awarded an order worth INR 4130 Mio to KSB Pumps Limited for supply of 8 nos. primary coolant pumps - RSR 400/2 with related accessories. Read more...

Automation Fair 2018 hones to boost manufacturing industry towards GDP 25%

More than 200 CXOs representing 22 leading corporate vowed to contribute towards India’s GDP target from 17.1% to 25% at the India’s largest automation fair RAOTM 2018 held in Gurugram. Read more...

Make in India initiative is helping the industry

M K Narasinga Rao, Managing Director of LVD - Strippit India Pvt Ltd, as he share his views on the Indian metal forming industry in this interview. Read more...

TRIGO boosts 'Make in India' initiative in aerospace

TRIGO Group has started its aerospace cluster development program in cooperation with the Confederation of Indian Industry to uplift India's small and medium enterprises' quality standards and production. The goal of this 18-month program is to help new players within the Indian economy from many different sectors enter the aerospace market. Read more...

It’s not just about Make in India, but it has to be to make world class products in India

With focus on the themes of quality, safety and environment, to support manufacturing innovation worldwide by unique sensing and controlling technologies, OMRON Industrial Automation is a global leader providing complete automation solutions for industrial applications. It brings innovation to manufacturing sites through automation with integrated, intelligent and interactive concepts. Read more...

State-of-the-art facility for Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems at Hyderabad

Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems (KRAS), a JV between Kalyani Group and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. of Israel, inaugurated their state-of-the-art facility at Hyderabad at the hands of Shri Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao - Hon’ble Minister for Industries and Commerce, IT, MAUD of Telangana, in the presence of H.E. Daniel Carmon - Hon’ble ambassador of Israel to India and Patnam Mahendra Reddy – Hon’ble Minister for Transport of Telangana. Read more...

ICAI s 2nd India Copper Forum concludes with analysis of Indian copper sector

International Copper Association India (ICA India) in association with Hindalco Industries Ltd and Vedanta Ltd organised the prestigious India Copper Forum earlier today in Mumbai. The event brought together experts and thought leaders from the copper fraternity to congregate and deliberate on opportunities, challenges and future of the country with copper. Read more...

Indian forklift operator reaches grand final of International Award

‘India Forklift Operator of the Year’ Srinivasa N D has beaten tough competition from across three continents to reach the Grand Finals of the International Forklift Operator of the Year, demonstrating that Prime Minister Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign really could become a reality as India shows it can compete with global talent. Read more...