Greaves Cotton Rolls out 3 Million-th Light Diesel Engine

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Greaves Cotton has a dedicated Technology Centre which designs and develops proprietary technology eco-friendly diesel engines for automotive and other applications.

MUMBAI: Greaves Cotton Limited, one of India’s leading engineering companies, achieved a major milestone on February 17, 2012, with the roll-out of the 3 millionth light diesel engine. The Company’s MD & CEO, Mr. Sunil Pahilajani, rolled out the engine at the Aurangabad facility. In December 2004, Greaves Cotton had reached the millionth light diesel engine mark followed by the second million in just 4 ½ years in May 2009. The 3 millionth engine roll-out marks the fastest and comes in less than 3 years.

Commenting on this milestone, Mr. Sunil Pahilajani, MD & CEO, said “Greaves Cotton’s customer centric approach with ability to adapt to evolving market dynamics has made it a formidable player in the light engines business. Our growing presence in the 4 wheeler Small Commercial vehicles (SCV) market is a testimony to our strong in-house R&D and manufacturing capabilities, I am confident that the next million landmark will be even quicker.”

Greaves auto engines are a preferred choice of leading auto manufacturers such as Piaggio, Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Atul Auto, amongst others. In addition to the 4 wheeled SCV segment, Greaves engines cater to tractors and a range of off-road applications.

Greaves Cotton has a dedicated Technology Centre which designs and develops proprietary technology eco-friendly diesel engines for automotive and other applications. The Company’s manufacturing plants are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, making it a name to reckon with in the automotive industry. The light diesel engines are produced in the range of 4 – 20 HP and find wide applications in automotive, marine, industrial and other uses.

Greaves Cotton, a Rs. 1700 crore, multi-product, multi-location company is one of the leading engineering companies in India with core competencies in diesel, petrol engines, gensets and construction equipment. The Company sustains its leadership through eleven manufacturing units which produce world class products backed by comprehensive marketing and service,  parts network throughout the country.




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