A ₹100-crore expansion project with a focus on making products that are smart and can accomplish multiple tasks besides helping the transition of users to Industry 4.0 is set to be implemented at the Aurangabad facility of Endress+Hauser.
The process to identify contractors is under way for the expansion programme and the project is likely to be completed in 2021, said Kailash Desai, Endress+Hauser India MD
A leader in measurement instrumentation, services and solutions for industrial process engineering, the Swiss major’s process solution offerings includes those for flow, level, pressure, analytics, temperature, recording and digital communications. Its Indian arm caters to various industries, including oil and gas.
The proposed investment will be mainly into flow technologies. Besides augmenting manufacturing capacity, the focus would be on making smart products.
This approach comes in the backdrop of sensors set to make products smarter, compact and also achieve multiple parameters.