The best of Indian manufacturing units were felicitated at The Machinist Super Shopfloor Awards
National, 6th June, 2018: The fourth edition of The Machinist Super Shopfloor Awards 2018, organised by Worldwide Media Pvt Ltd (WWM), took place in Mumbai on May 31, 2018. The distingushed event acknowledged and celebrated the success of Indian manufacturing units. The ‘Machie’ trophy was conferred upon the winners in various categories such as Safety, Productivity, Machining Excellence, Digital Manufacturing, Innovation and Green Manufacturing. The awards platform also included non-manufacturing categories such as Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Human Resources (HR) and Supply Chain Management.
One of theleading manufacturing plant Supreme Treon, Sanand Plant 1 was declared asThe Machinist Super Shopfloor of the Year in the SME segmentwhile Hyundai India’s Engine 2, Chennai plant won The MachinistSuper Shopfloor of the Year under the Large Enterprisescategory for their overall performances.
Apart fromrewarding best practices adopted by the Shopfloors, The Machinist alsorecognised individual’s contribution towards the Indian manufacturing sector.In this effort, Sriram Viji Deputy Managing Director, Brakes India wasannounced as The Machinist Super Next Generation Leader 2018 whileSudhir Mehta, Chairman & Managing Director, Pinnacle Industries wasdeclared as The Machinist Super Entrepreneur of the Year 2018. TheMachinist Lifetime Achievement Award 2018 was bestowed upon Dr. AndreasLauermann, President and Managing Director, Volkswagen India Pvt Ltd. Theprestigious Machinist Super CEO of the Year 2018 was conferredto Dr. Pawan Kumar Goenka, Managing Director, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.
Theevent featured an insightful discussion amongst the reputed personalitiesbetween luminaries and reputed personalities from the Indian manufacturingindustry. Eminent speakers such as Dr. Pawan Kumar Goenka, Managing Director,Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, Alain Spohr, Managing Director, Alstom India &South Asia, Dr. Andreas Lauermann, President & Managing Director,Volkswagen India and T K Ramesh, Chief Executive Officer, Micromatic MachineTools Pvt. Ltd. were participated in the riveting conversation.
TheMachinist Super Shopfloor Awards 2018 was presented by Ace Micromatic Group andPowered by MotulTech India. The other partners for the ceremony were Forbes& Company Ltd (TOTEM), igus India, Tyrolit Group, Marposs Group and WarrierElectronics. Logistics Partner for the event were TVS Logistics ServicesLimited.
TheMachinist, part of the Worldwide Media (WWM), takes forward the legacy of someof the most successful awards in the country in varied fields such asFilmfare, Top Gear Awards and Lonely Planet Awards amongstothers. With the immense popularity that The Machinist Super Shopfloor Awardsis garnering, it is sure to reach new heights in the coming years.