Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between SKH Metals & Y-TEC in Hamamatsu
SKH Y-TEC India Pvt. Ltd. (SYIPL) is a joint venture between SKH and Y-TEC Corporation of Japan with an equity stake share in 51:49 ratio. Y-TEC Corporation has immense experience in hi-tensile sheet metal components’ design, development and manufacturing. This joint venture brings together SKH’s Indian operational expertise and Y-TEC's technical know-how for providing high tensile metal forming solutions, to ably supply critical chassis and suspension assemblies to Suzuki Motors Gujarat (SMG).
SYIPL is located in Maruti Suzuki Supplier Park, Becharaji, Gujarat and is spread across a total area of 7.8 acres. The plant became fully operational in November 2017 with a total shop floor area of 170,000 sq. ft. and a second phase expansion will add another 90,000 sq. ft. of shop floor area.
SYIPL is equipped with a capacity to service supplies for 500,000 cars per year. SYIPL is equipped with state of the art manufacturing equipment such as fully automated tandem press line with pick-and-place robots for accurate and fast movement of parts from one press to the next.
This state of the art facility is a clear showcase of our vision at SKH in terms of the levels we intend to take our manufacturing footprint to. SKH is committed to introduce the latest manufacturing technologies to Indian metal forming domain to make its contribution both significant and critical towards the rapidly evolving Indian automotive industry.