Inter Plant Material Logistic Solution
Rucha Engineers Pvt. Ltd., a more than $100 million revenues organization is leading supplier to market leaders in the three-wheeler and two-wheeler automotive segment in India. Since its inception in 1987 as Shree Engineers, the company over the period of more than 30 years has gone through a lot of business transformation including corporate makeovers and venturing into other related diversified fields in the arena of automotive engineering and technologies. Spanning across 10 manufacturing facilities spread across four industrial states in India REPL is truly a glocal enterprise embracing innovative technologies and transformations to make a push in its IoT driven Industry 4.0 initiatives and offer products and services to excellent global automotive manufacturers with the twist of local and need-based tailored engineering.
As a part of its smart manufacturing initiatives, REPL intended to develop indigenous industrial automation capabilities to drive higher operational efficiencies, productivity, maximizing capacity utilization and making workplace safer and more team member friendly. Several challenges waited to be resolved at the outset
Counter weight balances, used in connection with each other on the natural height difference between the plants. The material trolleys used, on guided rail paths to provide a seamless movement of between the two plants to leverage the gravity and saves the maximum amount of energy possible to contribute towards Rucha’s goal of using cleaner methods to solve problems indigenously.