Embassy Industrial Parks including the newest client- GKN Aerospace
Embassy Industrial Parks, the pioneer of lean model of warehousing in India, has signed GKN Aerospace as their new client in the industrial park facility located in Chakan, Pune. This facility leased by GKN Aerospace will produce electric wiring interconnection systems for civil aircraft in the facility. GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading aerospace supplier with 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries. The company is provider of innovative smart aerospace systems and components used from single aisled aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world, from business jets to the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.
Embassy Industrial Parks invested INR 350 crore to build a 1.1-million sq. ft. industrial park at Chakan, Pune. The project mainly comprises built-to-suit factories ranging from 50,000 sq. ft. to 2lakh sq. ft. in size. The company started this with an initial equity line of 250 million USD to build industrial parks in key cities of India. Currently parks are operational in Chakan – Pune, Sriperumbudur – Chennai, Farrukhnagar and Bilaspur – Delhi NCR and Hosur – between Bangalore & Chennai & in Kothur – Hyderabad. Over the next three years they aim to build 9 parks, with the total of 35 million sq. ft. of potential development.
Mr. Aditya Virwani, COO Embassy Group added “Embassy Industrial Parks takes pride in maintaining excellence in quality of service provided to the clients. We are fortunate to be able to serve with full satisfaction which translates into a long term association with most of our clients. GKN Aerospace has leased our facility in Chakan, Pune and we are positive of working with them for long term and also hopefully extend our relationship in other facilities as well.”
Mr. John Pritchard, CEO Aerostructures and Systems Europe and Asia said: “We are delighted to collaborate with Embassy Industrial Parks for our facility requirement in Pune. Together we made the facility well suited to produce state of the art Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems (EWIS) for commercial aircraft where we will create 800 jobs in the near future. ”
Other clients that are also working with Embassy Industrial Parks, Chakan are Mahindra Logistics, Rosenberger Electronic Co. India Pvt Ltd, Faurecia etc.