Hyundai | Manufacturing Plant - India
Published on Nov 19, 2015
India is a vibrant country where Gods and people co-exist. Chennai is a harbor city situated on the coast of the Bay of Bengal. Hyundai sparked a revolutionary change for the better to an area, which virtually had no industrial infrastructure. There were collaborative ventures with partner companies for shared opportunities and success. The Indian automotive industry flourished through Hyundai’s relentless drive. The plant provided high productivity through unique innovative production process. The engine shop of this plant is the world’s first petrol and diesel combined engine production. The press shop includes a press line for forming body panels. The body shop works on an automated process with the world’s fastest assembly speed. The paint shop uses eco-friendly water soluble paint for their painting process. The assembly shop includes a JIT production system achieving low cost high efficiency. It also includes integrated info system for engine, transmission and other key parts. Once the vehicle goes through these processes it is meticulously inspected to assure highest quality. These cars are divided into strategically localized models recognized as the ‘people’s car’. They also have 2 test tracks with various simulated real road conditions. These cars are then sent to the distribution centre. Hyundai also has a nature park named The Farm house, which is a park that symbolizes human-centric and eco-friendly management practice. Volunteered traffic control service supporting the local community. Hyundai also contributes towards the local children by donating school furniture.