PUNE, India-Automation manufacturer KUKA Robotics (Augsburg, Germany) has opened a pair of new offices in India to tap into the ongoing manufacturing boom taking place in that country.

PUNE, India-Automation manufacturer KUKA Robotics (Augsburg, Germany) has opened a pair of new offices in India to tap into the ongoing manufacturing boom taking place in that country.

The new facilities will provide robotics sales, engineering and customer support services for a wide range of industries, including everything from the automotive sector to the metals, plastics, food and aerospace industries.

“The fast expanding Indian market requires increasingly modern manufacturing solutions to meet international output and quality standards,” says KUKA Global President & CEO, Dr. Stefan Söhn. “KUKA Automation Equipment-India is the solution provider for production equipment, machines and automation systems in India.”

“Automation is a must in a growing country like India and it helps in higher productivity, improved quality and reduced material costs, which is very important in any business,” says Raj Rathee, managing director for KUKA Robotics-India. “We are setting up two headquarters in India, one each in Pune and Delhi. Both headquarters started from a zero line. The reason for two headquarters is to be able to provide optimal services to all our customers.”