FICO Delegation Visited Hero MotoCorp Limited & Citizen Press Comps

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Hero MotoCorp Limited

Ludhiana, December 13, 2017: Today, delegation of Federation of Industrial & Commercial Organization popularly known as FICO & Confederation of Indian industry popularly known as CII visited Hero MotoCorp Limited for Manufacturing Excellence Mission. Delegation have also visited Citizen Press Comps.
Hero MotoCorp Ltd. today continue to reflect its commitment towards Providing world-class, mobility solutionsIn 2001, the company achieved the coveted position of being the largest two-wheeler manufacturing company in India and also, the 'World No.1' two-wheeler company in terms of unit volume sales in a calendar year. Hero MotoCorp Ltd. continues to maintain this position till date. 75 Million+ Hero MotoCorp Two-wheelers are on Indian roads & is racing towards 100 Million. The company has 5 manufacturing facilities in India at Dharuhera and Gurgaon in Haryana, Hardwar in Uttarakhand, Neemrana in Rajasthan & at Halol in Gujrat. The company is also planning to set up another plant in Andhra Pradesh. The manufacturer, which has expanded to 35 countries across Asia, Africa, and South and Central America, has its overseas production plant at Vila Rica near Cali in Colombia, which became operational in 2015 and company's second global manufacturing facility is in Bangladesh. The company has its state-of-the-art facility known as "Hero Centre of Innovation and Technology (CIT)" at Kukas in Jaipur, Rajasthan. The sprawling facility houses the best global technologies for product design, development, R&D, testing and validation. Breaking the barriers of gender diversity on manufacturing shop floors, Hero MotoCorp Limited successfully implemented Project Tejaswini - to introduce 'Women Associates at Hero Shop Floor' for the first time in our history.
"Hum main hai hero" - You might have heard this about HERO MOTOR CYCLES in advertisements & Papers, but today Deligation of Fico got an opportunity to feel the reality in this at HERO MOTOCORP LTD., Neemrana or GREEN FACTORY as HERO says water and energy optimization. The GPC will have an automated storage and retrieval system, automated packaging and sorting systems, on-line tracking of parts using a warehouse management system, lean manufacturing systems
CITIZEN GROUP has its roots in a small business activity started by S. Manohar Singh as a zinc plater in 1973, which was then expanded to include manufacturing of cycle components in 1981, when his son, our current CEO Mr. Manjinder Singh joined him after completing his graduation in commerce. In the year 1990, when the Auto component manufacturing activity was started under the name CITIZEN PRESS COMPONENTS, the entire business was renamed as CITIZEN GROUP.
In Citizen Press Comps Plant, the Strut Outer body with sub components, (for Maruti, Ashok Leyland) which are supplied to Gabriel, Munjal Shova, being further fitted to Maruti, Ashok Leyland, With state of the art manufacturing technologies, where technioques like Kanban System, FIFO System and quality tools like poke yoke for fool proofing & defect free products for the customers.
Amongst present were S. Gurmeet Singh Kular President, S. Manjinder Singh Sachdeva Chairman Confederation of Indian Industry CII Ludhiana, S. Satnam Singh Makkar Propaganda Secretary, S. Raghbir Singh Sohal Head FICO Plywood Division, S. Ashpreet Singh Sahni Head Tractor Division FICO, S. Japneet Singh Head FICO Young Leader’s Forum, Sh. Rama Krishanan Ganpath Electroplators, S. Bachittar Singh Paras Industries, S. Simran Singh Advance Plastic Industries, Sh. Varun Mittal Kudu Knit Process Pvt. Ltd., Sh. Vivek Lakra Superfine Knitters Limited, Dhananjay Vijan Rothman Cycles Private Limited, Sh. Sanchit Setia Star Enterprieses, S. Gurkanwal Singh D. C. International, S. Bikram Singh Panesar J. J. Industries.

Date: 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017