Jaya Hind Montupet Pvt Ltd; a joint venture between Jaya Hind Industries; Pune based Aluminium Die Casting Company and Montupet S.A of France celebrated a grand opening of its ultra-modern Gravity Die Casting foundry at Dewas today. The factory was inaugurated by Smt. Yashodhara Raje Scindia, Hon’ble Minister for Commerce, Industries and Employment Madhya Pradesh. Dr. Abhay Firodia, Chairman Abhay Firodia Group of Industries, Mr. Stephane Magnan, Chairman and CEO Montupet SA, Mr. Didier Crozet Executive Managing Director Montupet and Mr. Prasan Firodia Director Jaya Hind Montupet Pvt Ltd. (JHMPL) were also present on the occasion. This Joint Venture was formed for the development and manufacture of automotive cylinder heads in India. It will develop complex cast Aluminium components drawing on the engineering strengths of Montupet S.A., and cost efficient manufacturing experience and in-depth market knowledge of Jaya Hind Industries (JHI).
Jaya Hind Industries, the Pune-based aluminum die casting company, will showcase its different products including clutch plates and clutch covers for small commercial vehicles as well as heavy commercial vehicles at this week’s ACMA Automechanika New Delhi 2015 (Pragati Maidan, February 26-March 1) trade fair. The product range that will be displayed during the Automechanika will vary from 160mm suitable for small commercial vehicles to 430mm clutch plates and covers for heavy commercial vehicles. The company currently supplies to the Tata Ace, Tata Sumo, Maruti 800, Mahindra Bolero, Mahindra Scorpio and the Force Traveller, among many vehicles in India. Jaya Hind Industries’ display at the ACMA Automechanika is at Hall No. 11, Stall H34.
Jaya Hind was awarded the ‘ALUCAST Best Foundry 2014 Large Scale Sector‘ Award at the International Exhibition and Conference ALUCAST 2014 held in Bangalore from December 4-6, 2014. The “ALUCAST Best Foundry 2014” award is based on specific parameters on which the nominated Die Casting organizations are judged. Parameters like commitment to quality in all aspects of manufacturing, improvement projects and continuous investment in new technologies are amongst the criteria considered. Jaya Hind Industries (JHI) qualified for the Large Scale Sector Foundry Awards based on its production of over 4000 T Die Castings per annum. This is the third time that JHI has been recognized by Aluminium Casters’ Association of India. The awards are decided by an independent committee chosen for their expertise and experience in the die casting industry.
Jaya Hind Montupet’s new Greenfield facility at Dewas in Madhya Pradesh is set to go into production in June 2015. The plant will make aluminium cylinder heads for the automobile industry. JHM, a 50:50 joint venture company between Pune-based Jaya Hind Industries (a Firodia group company) and Montupet SA of France, is investing Rs 200 crore in the first phase of the project.