- VG Sakthikumar, Managing Director, Schwing Stetter Sales and Services
Located @ OD20 and OD28 Participating in Excon since the first edition
The construction equipment market in India is to grow at a rate of 25 per cent. (Road, irrigation, ports, RMC, railways, metro rail, power (nuclear, thermal, solar, wind, hydro, gas), real estate and other community buildings are the major demand drivers for our product line, says VG Sakthikumar, Managing Director, Schwing Stetter Sales and Services. He shares more on products to be launched at Excon this year:
The benefit: Excon is a festival for construction equipment manufacturers and allied industries. It is a great platform to showcase new product development and technologies and be reviewed by customers from all nations.
Launches or product upgrades: One of the largest exhibitors at the expo this year, Schwing Stetter India will display 47 products, of which 16 products will be launched in a 3,200-sq-m space. The company's products target a massive audience, from small customers to large corporates across various segments. It will showcase the latest progressions in construction engineering with emphasis on latest products, equipment and technology with specific focus on efficiency, productivity, safety, environment protection and construction quality. Products displayed at the expo will include Schwing Stationary Concrete Pump SP 1015 D/HD; Schwing Stationary Concrete Pump SP 1330 D; Stetter Batching Plant M3; Gomaco Concrete Paver GP 2800; Gomaco Concrete Paver GP 2800 with Independent Dowel Bar Insertor; Schwing-XCMG Tower Crane XT 335 (8020-16); XCMG Crawler Crane XGC 85; XCMG Type Milling Machine XM1003; XCMG Motor Grader GR 1605; XCMG Wheel Loader LW180K; XCMG Rotary Drilling Rig XR220D; XCMG Aerial Work Platform GTJZ1012, GTJZ1212, GTBZ18A1, GTBZ22S; and XCMG Horizontal Directional Drilling XZ (200/320) D.
Understanding customer requirement: The company has been constantly undertaking R&D to provide need-based product solutions for the betterment and improvement for a construction site; this is not restricted to exhibition or expo purposes alone. Products ready after field trials are exhibited in the expo. Our R&D process and futuristic innovations are based on anticipated disruption not only in the concreting industry but in associated businesses like the truck industry, component industry, software, IoT, etc. We will continue to bring out products that are able to give more money to end-users. We believe every country or construction equipment market needs specialised attention. Therefore, we are constantly developing concreting products to address such niche applications.