Kusters Cal­ico Ma­chin­ery opens up­graded man­u­fac­tur­ing fa­cil­ity in Gu­jarat

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Kusters Cal­ico Ma­chin­ery Pvt. Ltd. (KCM), backed by Ger­man Ja­gen­berg Group, has in­au­gu­rated its up­graded man­u­fac­tur­ing fa­cil­ity in Ahmed­abad, Gu­jarat (In­dia), to of­fer bet­ter prod­ucts and ser­vices to its cus­tomers and to fur­ther im­prove the var­i­ous pro­cesses.

Markedly, the com­pany is in­volved in the man­u­fac­tur­ing of wash­ing, dye­ing, bleach­ing, singe­ing, mer­cer­iz­ing, fin­ish­ing, de­siz­ing and dye pad­ders.

Un­der the upgra­da­tion pro­gramme, the com­pany has set up one dou­ble col­umn 4 me­tre x 1.5 me­tre 4 axis ro­tat­ing head ma­chin­ing cen­tre, a new 22,000 square feet assem­bly shed and has con­verted all lathe ma­chines to CNC. It has also com­mis­sioned sep­a­rate blast­ing and paint­ing booths for both MS and SS.

KCM has also suc­cess­fully de­ployed SAP B1, HRMS and PLM soft­ware un­der its upgra­da­tion pro­gramme. “This new up­graded fa­cil­ity will help KCM to meet cus­tomer ex­pec­ta­tions and the re­quire­ments of high-end tech­nolo­gies,” said Sushil Verma, Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor at KCM.

It took them two years to com­plete the upgra­da­tion work and an in­vest­ment of around Rs. 10 crore. KCM has plans to make another in­vest­ment of Rs. 5 crore to mod­ify var­i­ous other man­u­fac­tur­ing equip­ment in 2018. With the new up­graded fa­cil­ity, the com­pany now eyes to note rev­enues of Rs. 120 crore in the com­ing years, from the cur­rent Rs. 85 crore.

The com­pany is fur­ther eval­u­at­ing the man­u­fac­tur­ing of prod­ucts, which are likely to be in­tro­duced by sev­eral Ja­gen­berg AG Group com­pa­nies in In­dia, un­der the ‘Make in In­dia’ con­cept.

The in­au­gu­ral func­tion was graced by Ra­jen­dra Trivedi, Speaker, Gu­jarat Leg­isla­tive Assem­bly, Man­sukh Vasava, Mem­ber of Par­lia­ment and Satish Pa­tel, Ex Mem­ber of Gu­jarat Leg­isla­tive Assem­bly.

Erich Broeker, Group CEO, Ja­gen­berg AG and Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor Kleinewe­fers GmbH, Ger­many, Mr Sushil Verma, Man­ag­ing Di­rec­tor, Kusters Cal­ico Ma­chin­ery Pvt. Ltd and em­ploy­ees of KCM also at­tended the event.

In­au­gu­ra­tion cer­e­mony of Kusters Cal­ico Ma­chin­ery man­u­fac­tur­ing fa­cil­ity at Ahmed­abad

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