Apollo Tyres opens digital Innovation hub in UK
Apollo Tyres has announced the launch of its Digital Innovation Hub in London.
A part of the company’s digital strategy to implement Industry 4.0, the Innovation
Hub will adopt artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies to solve complex manufacturing problems, focused on improving the efficiency, quality and sustainability of its manufacturing practices. The hub is partnering with Glasgow University and is also implementing an ongoing internship programme for STEM students (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) as part of the UK Government strategy. The announcement comes on the eve of Boris Johnson’s visit to India, during which the two countries discussed UK-India trade and economic partnership. UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson commented, “Trade and investment between the UK and India is creating good jobs and sustaining livelihoods in both of our countries. I’m very pleased that Apollo Tyres has decided to join the legions of Indian companies investing in the UK, boosting our technology sector and driving economic growth.”