Dynapac inaugurates its new manufacturing facility in Pune
Pune, 7th February, 2019: Dynapac India Pvt. Ltd. today inaugurated its new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Pune for its Road Construction Equipment, by the Fayat Group President and CEO, Mr. Jean-Claude Fayat.
Dynapac started manufacturing of soil compactors in India in 2008 and has since expanded the range to a full line of soil compactors and asphalt rollers to support the Indian and export markets.
With 10 years of experience in manufacturing in India, it moves to a new integrated facility in Pune with increased production capacity that will strengthen the group presence in India. This move by Dynapac offers its wide customer base the strength of new technology that will make them more competitive in the growing road market in India. The plant located at Pulgaon, Pune has a production capacity in the range of 1200-1500 units. With the new plant Dynapac aims to boost up the sales in the market. In 2018 the brand manufactured 750 Units in India. Currently Dynapac has a market share between 12-15% in the sector.
Under the Fayat umbrella, Dynapac has continued to operate as an autonomous manufacturer providing its customers with state-of-the art technology under the Dynapac brand.
The new Pune facility spans over 5.5 acres of land boasting a strength of about 100 employees. In India Dynapac offers Product design and development with competence center along withboth local sourcing and support of global sourcing teams. It has also established a distribution centre with sales and service support.
Both soil compactors and asphalt rollers are produced at the Pune factory. The soil compactors are between 10-12 tons and will serve both the Indian market as well as being exported. The double drum asphalt rollers will be built in two segments: one small tandem roller of 1.6 tons and one segment including rollers between 7 – 9 tons. Like the soil compactors, these are both for the local market as well as for other markets.
“This investment is a great opportunity for the Fayat Group and its customers, as Dynapac is a key player in the road construction equipment market with a highly recognized brand”, said Jean-Claude Fayat, President of the Fayat Group. Dynapac has an excellent strategic place in our Group and we plan on growing and expanding its presence and product offering. We will leverage its expertise and technologies together with our existing portfolio to continuously develop equipment that closely addresses our customers’ needs.”
Dynapac is a leading supplier of high tech soil and asphalt rollers, light equipment and pavers, committed to strengthen customer performance by being a partner on the road ahead. Dynapac is represented worldwide via its own regional sales- and service offices, and cooperates with an extensive and professional distribution network. Headquartered in Wardenburg, Germany, Dynapac has production facilities in Europe, South America, and Asia. Dynapac is part of the FAYAT Group.
Photo Captions are as follows-:
Photo 1 Caption - Mr. Abhijit Som – Vice President – Service, Dynapac Construction Equipment , Mr. Paul Hense - President, Dynapac Construction Equipment, Jean Claude Fayat - President – Fayat Group, MR. JÖRG UNGER - President, Fayat Road Equipment Division
Photo 2 Caption – Dynapac Plant in Pune
Photo 3 Caption – (L) Mr. Jean Claude Fayat - President – Fayat Group and (R) Mr. JÖRG UNGER - President, Fayat Road Equipment Division inaugurating Pune Facility