Pune, India, September 15, 2016: SANY India, a leading manufacturer of construction, heavy machinery and renewable equipment, today announced the roll out of 1000th and 1001stmachine from its plant in Chakan, Pune. The 1000th machine was an Excavator and the 1001st machine was a Transit Mixer.This milestone has been achieved in a short span of nine months, from January-September 2016.
Commenting during the roll out, Mr. Deepak Garg, CEO, SANY Heavy Industries Pvt. Ltd. stated that this achievement reaffirms SANY’s commitment towards the Indian market. They have witnessed an increase in demand for construction equipment machines and with this milestone, they are confident to cater to this demand. They also aim at achieving more such milestones in the coming years, at the same time setting new benchmarks in quality standards that SANY stands for.
This marks a historic achievement in SANY India’s growth journey.The 1001 machines manufactured at the plant during the year 2016 includes Excavators, Transit Mixers, Truck Mounted Cranes and Batching Plants.
SANY is the top-selling excavator brand in the world and SANY India is slowly moving towards realizing such goals in India as well. In line with its motto and corporate mission ‘Quality changes the world’, Sany has been reinvesting 5–7% of annual sales revenue in R&D every year to ensure that its products remain at the cutting edge of technology.
About SANY Group
Founded in 1989, the SANY Group has developed to be one of the world’s largest manufacturers of construction equipment. SANY India is a wholly owned subsidiary of SANY Heavy Industry Co Ltd (SANY Heavy Industry) which has its global headquarters in Changsha along with the SANY Group (SANY) headquarters.
SANY India was established in December 2002. In the year 2007, SANY Group signed a memorandum with the Maharashtra government to invest USD 60 million and purchase an 80-acre (about 333,000 square meters) plant at Chakan Industrial Area, Pune to build a new plant to satisfy the continuously increasing demand of construction machinery in the Indian market. This was the first big Chinese investment in Maharashtra and also the first overseas investment for SANY Group. The product offerings in India includes Truck Cranes, Rough Terrain Cranes, All Terrain Crane, Crawler Crane, Piling Rig, Motor Grader, Reach Stacker, Empty Container Handler, Heavy Duty Forklift, Variable reach truck, Rubber Tyre Gantry Crane, Rail Mounted Gantry Crane, Ship to Shore Cranes, JIB Cranes, Mobile Harbour Crane, Batching Plant, Tansit Mixer, Wind Turbine Generators (WTG) and Excavators. SANY India employs over 269 people working in the fields of Marketing, R&D, Production, Distribution and Service, in India.