• The facility for large rotating equipment and variable frequency AC drives
• Global Design Center for energy-efficient motor solutions
BHOPAL, India & MUMBAI, India--(BUSINESS WIRE/ME NewsWire)--Avantha Group Company CG's motor facility in Bhopal was inaugurated today in the presence of Avantha Group Founder & Chairman MrGautamThapar. This plant will meet the growing global demand for drives and motors. The equipment is primarily targeted at the oil and gas, cement, mining and metals, water treatment, electrical transportation, and power generation sectors.
This world-class facility will design and deliver customized and energy-efficient rotating machines with advanced manufacturing technology as well as electronic drives with the latest hardware and software components. The products will meet international standards and statutory certifications. The facility deploys the latest manufacturing equipment such as precision-controlled programmable CNC stator coil machine, robotics-based automatic coil insulation machine, automatic vacuum pressure impregnation plant, high-speed dynamic balancing machine, and a modern test plant with active front AC.
The facility is benchmarked for the highest level of global standards for quality, performance and reliability required for customers worldwide. Spread over 23 acres, the facility includes the Global Design Center for large motors. This center will be equipped to design rotating machines, addressing the needs of CG's customers across the world. The plant is geared to manufacture large voltage motors up to 15 MW, generators up to 25MVA, and traction alternators. The plant will serve both domestic and international markets, including the Americas, Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Asia Pacific regions.
Speaking at the inauguration, Avantha Group Company CG's CEO & Managing Director, Mr Laurent Demortier, said:“We are proud to add another state-of-the-art facility in Madhya Pradesh and thank all for making this possible. The opening of this plant is an important step in the deployment of CG's Industrial Business growth strategy.It provides CG with a competitive manufacturing platform on a global scale and will be the harbinger of an augmented global presence for CG.”