Schindler India has been awarded with the ‘Platinum’ certification for its manufacturing facility at Chakan in Pune by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). IGBC Green Factory Buildings is the first rating programme developed in India, exclusively for the industrial sector.
Schindler India is gearing up to expand its manufacturing set up and improve its Chakan-based R&D facilities with an investment of Rs 170 crore. It plans to expand its elevator line to produce a capacity of around 17,500 units and its escalator line to 1,200 units per annum by 2019.
Schindler India has won an award for the'Support and Improvement in Quality of Education' at the 4th CSR Leadership Awards 2018, followed by an award for 'Outstanding contribution towards the cause of Education' at the 26th edition of Global HR Excellence awards, 2018.
Solar energy, reuse of packaging pallets, recycling of TPU and maintaining water and energy conservation measures... these are just some of the initiatives by Schindler India that led its manufacturing facility to be certified Platinum under the IGBC Green Factory Buildings rating, developed exclusively for the industrial sector.
Schindler has opened a new state-of-the-art Technical Training Centre in Pune. Schindler India is a 100 per cent owned subsidiary of Schindler Group. Founded in Switzerland in 1874, the Schindler Group is a leading global provider of elevators, escalators and related services.
Schindler´s newest vertical mobility solution for commercial and high-end residential buildings,provides unprecedented flexibility, ensuring a perfect fit for both the building and the architectural design.
In February 2015, Smart Cities Council India named India´s 20 Most Promising Cities and Thane was among them. Taking this recognition to the next level, the council started working towards catalysing the smart journey of the promising cities and planned to organise seminars at these cities.