Technology Day and plant inauguration in India
The Wirtgen Group, world market leader in mobile road building and road rehabilitation technologeis, recently completed 20 years of operations in India. This milestone was celebrated by inviting over 1,000 customers and partners to visit the Pune plant to witness the Technology Day and the official opening of their new plant for crushing and screening equipment, on March 27th, 2015.
Mr. Stefan Wirtgen, President Wirtgen Group and Mr. Ramesh Palagiri, Managing Director & CEO Wirtgen India, inaugurated the new plant.
Around 1200 customers, suppliers, business partners attended this event, where an entire product range of machines for the road and mineral technologies were showcased, and also a live demo for over one hour was conducted to showcase technologies such as cold milling, cold recycling, asphalt paving, compaction and also crushing & screening technologies where these new generation machines were in operation.
HAMM 311 – 1,000th machine rollout
The event also marked the rollout of the first Kleemann screen produced in India and also the 1,000th Hamm compactor from the plant.
The guests also had an exclusive look at the newly enlarged factory where some of the Wirtgen Group products are manufactured for the Indian market with the highest quality standards.