CHENNAI, INDIA: Muratec, a Japan based company started in 1935, offers better cost performance system solutions, is strengthening its presence in India through its associate company – Meiban Engineering Technologies. With the inauguration of the latest tech center in Bangalore, Muratec is eyeing a larger share of the Indian market for turn key projects for manufacturing automobile and sheet metal components.The tech center has been inaugurated by Yosuke Murata, executive VP, Murata, Japan, and is situated in JC Industrial Estate, Kanakapura Road over 9,000 sq ft. The tech centre acts as a demo center and will help Meiban in providing better quality sale support. Currently, Muratec‘s Sales turn over is slightly above Rs 30. crores in India and with the additional set up, aims to achieve Rs. 125 crores in four years time.
Takahiro Yamada, senior manager of Muratec Machinery Ltd, Japan, said: “India has always been a key strategic market for us. We see a great potential for our products in India. We would like grow four times the present share in sheet metal machines and three times in metal cutting machines in five years. We strive to achieve these targets by working closely with Meiban Engineering Technologies Pvt Ltd.”
A.V.Srinivasan, CEO of Meiban Engineering Technologies Pvt Ltd, said: “We are glad to be part of Muratec and with the addition of tech centre in Bangalore, we hope to achieve better heights. This initiative will help all our customers and make it easy to buy the product, as the customers can get a firsthand experience with the demonstration of the machines, besides training and service maintenance.”
Meiban Engineering supplies and services sheet metal machines which include the latest CNC AC Servo Turret Punch presses of various capacities. The company is also equipped to supply latest advanced Punch press tools from Japan. In the metal cutting division, the company serves with high end automated twin spindle chuckers for manufacturing automotive components, hydraulic components and bearing components. Meiban also supplies Rivetting machines and Key seaters from Muratec for the automotive industry.
As a supplier of industrial goods, Muratec strive to ensure that the products we develop to meet customer requirements also satisfy international quality appraisals. Murtac as a corporation is applying an international quality assurance system. For instance, the all Murata Machinery Divisions obtained ISO9001 certification for all processes, from development to manufacture and customer services.Through awareness and dedication to quality in the context of an integrated quality assurance system, enables us to offer customers products they can use with peace of mind.