Ametek Instruments (India) has set up a technology solutions centre at its headquarters in Whitefield, Bangalore, to support the growth of its electronic instrument and electromechanical products businesses in India.
The company invested US$ 5.5 million (Rs 40 crore) in the facility and expects it to be a key resource for its customers in designing new products, selecting the right equipment to meet their application needs, servicing and calibrating devices, and providing hands-on demonstrations and training.
Ametek India is a unit of Ametek Inc, a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual revenues of more than US $4.8 billion (Rs 35,383 crore) and headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania, USA. Ametek has 17,000 staffers at more than 150 operating locations, and a global network of sales, service and support locations in 30 countries around the world.
“We are very pleased with our new 'Technology Solutions Centre'. It represents a significant expansion of our technical and support capabilities in India and reflects the importance of our growing customer base in India. We now can provide customers with a wider range of services and support, including product demonstrations, training seminars and application workshops, along with factory-direct service, repair and support,” commented Milind Palsule, Ametek managing director for India and the Middle East.
“Ametek is celebrating 10 years in India we expect very strong growth in as we continue to expand our capabilities and presence across India. It is not only a key market but a great resource for global R&D hub & sourcing too and Ametek is committed to investing in India growth and supporting our customers,” commented Emanuela Speranza, VP and GM of Ametek Europe, India and Brazil.
The Centre is equipped with products from nearly 20 Ametek businesses. It showcases the latest solutions for automotive, aerospace and defense, academia and scientific research, power, metal, pharma and process instrumentation, factory automation, and precision manufacturing instruments and electro-mechanical devices.