Windsor, Connecticut – September 28, 2021 – The Stanadyne Near East Business Unit’s Chennai, India manufacturing and engineering services center has won the Excellence in Innovation Award from The Machinist Super Shopfloor Awards 2021 program. The operations also were named runner-up in the Machining Excellence and Excellence in Supply Chain Management categories.
“Stanadyne scored very well on the program’s key parameters measuring a manufacturing plant’s performance,” said Stanadyne Managing Director, Near East, Sanjay Chadda. “We are proud to have earned recognition in three out of the 10 different awards categories for our operational excellence.”
Stanadyne was presented with the Excellence in Innovation Award during a prestigious ceremony held on September 23, 2021 at Taj Lands End in Mumbai, India. The company’s Chennai operations earned the award for its design and development of the Solenoid Controlled Unit Pump (SCUP), which is a cost-effective solution to diesel three-wheel vehicle manufacturers’ challenge of meeting India’s Bharat Stage IV to VI emissions norms.
Organized by Worldwide Media (WWM) a fully owned subsidiary of The Times of India Group (BCCL), The Machinist Super Shopfloor Awards is India’s first and only red-carpet ceremony for the country’s discrete manufacturing industry. Started in 2015, The Machinist Super Shopfloor Awards platform has created a benchmark through its credibility, industry acceptance, and popularity over the last five years.
Established in 2002, Stanadyne’s Chennai operations encompasses approximately 230,000 square feet (21,448 square meters) of manufacturing and engineering space producing rotary pump, mono-block pump, and injector fuel systems for diesel engines. It has a state-of-the-art machine shop capable of sub-micron machining. The location recently was recognized as one of The Economic Times Promising Plants 2021.
Stanadyne designs, manufactures, remanufactures, and sells best-in-class vehicle and powertrain pumping, injection, air and fluid management, and control solutions. Founded in 1873, the company specializes in pioneering cleaner, more efficient fuel injection technology for engines that move our world and the aftermarket and remanufactured components that help keep them operating. Stanadyne provides customers with customized design, engineering, and manufacturing solutions from its United States, China, Italy, India, and United Arab Emirates locations in partnership with its global aftermarket service dealers and distributors network. For more information, visit Stanadyne.com.
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