CEAT Tyres is setting up a new plant in Butibori, Nagpur, and will invest Rs 400 crore in the first phase of a three-phase investment. The plant is scheduled to begin operations by April 2016. Spread over 60 acres, the unit is expected to manufacture 1.2 million tyres. The new plant, which will make two- and three-wheeler tyres, will be equipped with highly automated manufacturing machinery chosen from the world market. The production process will obtain the ISO 14001 certification for environment management systems and OHSAS 18001 for safety, health and environment.