Called the ‘Bot-Valley’, the new manufacturing unit is unfold over 2.5 acres of land and may manufacture over 50,000 robots of assorted sorts annually, claims the corporate.
The 5-year previous Noida-based agency goals to make India the capital of worldwide robotics within the World-a place the place ‘robots build robots’. Led by a imaginative and prescient to ‘pioneer human-robot collaboration, it says its thrust is on ‘Make in India and Make for the World‘ and the new facility will play an enormous function in realising this goal.
Elaborating on the differentiator of the facility, Sangeet Kumar, the agency’s founder and CEO, instructed ET Digital that at every stage of manufacturing, a digital duplicate, technically known as a ‘digital twin’, is made. “We have been hearing about this technology and at our facility, we have digital twins technology in action. Also, when the product leaves the company and goes to the customer, virtual twins keep on getting enhanced. Further, whatever goes into the making of the final products, we produce in-house — from electromechanical components to the embedded components, including chips and software,” he mentioned.
A believer of the Modi authorities’s Atmanirbhar Bharat (self-reliant India) push, Kumar added that the agency meets 70-80% of its uncooked materials and inputs’ demand domestically. However, its endeavour is to supply as a lot as attainable from throughout the nation.
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Covid fueling automation primarily based options
The Covid induced disaster has led to a speedy surge within the demand for automation and robotics-based options each within the nation and overseas, believes Addverb.
There is a rising realisation that automation enabled merchandise are wanted not solely within the Indian context however overseas too, the place there’s a recognition that such merchandise “can and should be brought from India,” mentioned Jalaj Dani, the agency’s chairman.
“One thing that has happened in the last year or so is that businesses have realised that supply chains have to be a lot more reliable, responsive than they have been in the past. Although you think your supply chain is integrated, there are fluctuations and vulnerabilities. So investing in the technologies allows customers to not just be more agile when orders are placed but use inventories and space much more wisely,” Dani added.
Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog, who was current on the launch of the facility, acknowledged that robotics holds enormous potential in streamlining the processes throughout industries proper from retail to healthcare and from warehousing to provide chain. “This facility is a benchmark to global standards and the epitome of Atmanirbhar Bharat. It will give a major push to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mission of Make-in-India and position the country as the capital of the global robotics industry,” Kant added.