A successful story of Make in India initiative Sonalika ITL puts India on the global map
Captain Amarinder Singh Chief Minister Punjab inaugurates the worldâ€™s no. 1 integrated tractor plant at Hoshiarpur
- World No 1 technically advanced integrated tractor plant, capacity - 3 lakh tractors with a 2-minute cycle time production-line
- State of Art PT-CED & Robotic Paint Shop
- Plant caters to Domestic and over 80 global markets
Hoshiarpur, XX May 2017: It was a very proud moment for Sonalika ITL, the youngest and 3rd largest tractor manufacturer in the country today when Honâ€™ble Chief Minister of Punjab Capt. Amarinder Singh inaugurated its world's no 1 integrated tractor manufacturing unit at Hoshiarpur. With an investment of over INR 800 crores, the technologically advanced plant is spread across a massive area of more than 85 acres and is fully equipped to manufacture 3 lakh units ranging from 20HP to 120HP tractors. Top management of Sonalika ITL family, Chairman, L.D Mittal; Vice Chairman A.S Mittal; Managing Director Deepak Mittal and Raman Mittal the Excecutive Director were present on this glorious occasion along with other key company officials.
What makes Sonalika ITL, worldâ€™s number 1 integrated tractor manufacturing plant
- Technically upgraded to roll out a tractor every two minutes
- Fully equipped to manufacture 3 lakh tractors annually
- Caters to India and 80 global markets including the USA, Africa and Europe
- Tractors are also made for Japan major, Yanmar
- Manufactures range from 20-120 HP
- Fully automated and environment friendly. CED and Robotic paint facility
- Spread across a massive area of more than 85 acres
- Sub-assemblies as close as possible to the main assembly lines
- Safe and smooth handling of aggregates
- Certified with ISO 9001:2008 for matching the quality management system standard & IS0 14001:2004 for environmental management system
Inaugurating Sonalika ITLâ€™s technologically advanced Worldâ€™s number 1 integrated tractor plant, Capt. Amarinder Singh, Hon. Chief Minister of Punjab said, "Many congratulations to Sonalika ITL family for this new plant with increased production capacity. I was amazed to see the dedication of the people working here. This reflects the reasons of Sonalika ITL growing from a small company to a leader in many countries. With this effort we hope Sonalika ITL will make Punjab and India proud."
Technically upgraded to roll out a tractor every two minutes, this integrated manufacturing plant manufactures 3 lakh tractors annually. Producing export quality tractors catering to over 80 global markets including USA and Europe, this plant endeavors to bring top-of-the-line exceptional products to Indian farmers as well. Given its scale and production capacity, the Japan major, Yanmar has partnered with Sonalika and will gets its global tractors manufactured in this plant.
Speaking at the inauguration, L D Mittal, Chairman Sonalika ITL said, "Itâ€™s a very proud moment for Sonalika family that Hon. Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh has personally inaugurated the world No 1 integrated manufacturing plant. With this new advanced facility, we aimto further strengthen our position in India and the overseas markets. Our advanced technical processes,
large-scale manufacturing set up and eco-friendly focus in the plant has created a new benchmark in the tractor industry. Apart from industrial growth in the state through this plant we have also generated significant employment opportunities for residents. Sonalika ITL plant is indeed a real story of Make in India campaign."
Strategically designed, the sub-assembly lines, the differential assembly, gearbox assembly and the engine assembly are close to one another, offeringa smooth and quick flow operations to form the single framework of the tractor. It allowsmajority of components like engine, transmission, chassis and sheet metal body parts to be produced under one roof in the plant. Furthermore, its technologically advanced Global first CED & Robotic paint facility offers high quality paint work. This world class plant has been certified with ISO 9001:2008 for matching the quality management system standard & IS0 14001:2004 for environmental management system.