Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt Ltd (DICV) Manufacturing Engineering team had invited Satven to participate in their prestigious Manufacturing Expo – “DiME EXPO 2018”, which was held on 12th DEC 2018, at their Oragadam Plant in Chennai. It was proud moment for Satven to be part of a select group of Daimler suppliers from across India, who were extended the exclusive invitation.
During the inaugural ceremony, Mr Satyakam Arya, MD & CEO of DICV, addressed the participants and exhibitors and briefed about the idea of hosting the manufacturing expo.The expo was to enable Daimler and its supplier teams to come together under one roof, interact and experience the cutting edge Indian Manufacturing processes and emerging trends in the plant and production technology, the frugal engineering practices which are successfully implemented in India, where more is produced with lesser resources and minimal wastage, using local innovation techniques.
He is very clear that what works elsewhere like in the US, Europe, Japan, etc. may not always be suitable for Indian conditions, and so want to harness proven frugal engineering practices of Indian manufacturing. This contributes immensely to the idea of propagating ‘Made-In-India’ / ‘Make-In-India’.
Satven had setup a stall to showcase the Manufacturing Engineering capabilities and had the opportunity to interact with many Daimler Product Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering teams visiting the stall.Apart from meeting the Daimler Managers and Engineers, Satven team had a chance to meet and interact with: