SKF India debuts Sealing Solutions for Automotive After Market
2005 February 21, 06:19 CET
SKF India Limited, India’s leading technology and solutions provider of bearings and related systems and services to the Aerospace, Automotive, Electrical and Industrial sectors announces the launch of Sealing Solutions for its automotive aftermarket customers. The Seals are manufactured by CR Seals, an SKF Company providing sealing solutions for the last 125 years. The goal is to synergize the reputation of SKF’s widely spread after-market distribution network and the long-standing product quality of CR Seals. CR Seals’ Sealing solutions are internationally renowned. This initiative focuses on improving rider safety, simplifying maintenance and increasing vehicle life.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rakesh Makhija, Managing Director SKF India said, “Our intent is to provide high performance SKF offerings to vehicle owners who are looking for genuine and reliable products in the after market. Our strong network of distributors through the country will ensure that the product is available at the consumption point thereby providing a real time service link to our customers. We at SKF India believe that with the launch of sealing solutions in the after market, SKF would reinforce its already established niche for Quality amongst our valued customers”.
This step of selling Sealing Solutions through aftermarket strengthens SKF India’s true commitment of continuous improvement in quality and reliability.
SKF in India is 8500 MINR Company and has three production facilities and employs over 2000 people. With an extensive and growing network of over 225 distributors across the country, the company enjoys a dominant share in the market. The company offers integrated mechanical and engineering services, preventive and predictive maintenance, thereby enhancing the total life cycle of the customers' assets and helps reduce their 'total cost'. With its forward thinking approach, the organization has continuously maintained customer satisfaction by developing new high quality products and solutions.
Chicago Rawhide (CR) is an SKF company and has been providing sealing solutions for over 125 years. It has manufacturing locations all over the world. CR is the worlds leading manufacturer-providing fluid sealing devices for Automotive and Industrial applications. CR Seals is also a choice of automotive majors in India for all critical engine, transmission, driveline, wheel end and sealing applications. CR Seals are manufactured in India, at CR Seals India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore. Since 1998 CR Seals India has been providing sealing solutions to the Automotive OEM’s and also has a strong presence in Tier 1 suppliers in the automotive sector.