Celebrating fourth year of operations, the Kobelco Cranes Indias manufacturing facility in Sri City has rolled out its 100th machine in August 2014. Kobelco established Indian operations in August 2010 and started the production of its first Made-In-India crane in 2012. For the past two years, the company went through stagnating market however established solid foot print in India as leading manufacturer of crawler crane in India during the last two years.
The chief guest on the occasion, Ravindra Sannareddy, Chairman and Managing Director, Sri City, termed this as an important milestone. Yutaka Goto, President and Director, Kobelco Cranes India, said, "I am really proud and pleased to produce 100 machines in two years even though the market is shrinking. I believe the 100th machine is just a stepping stone, but at the same time the good evidence to show our capability and credibility in India."