Special Correspondent

JAIPUR: The Niwai plant of National Engineering Industries Limited has bagged the prestigious International TPM Award-2007. The plant, located at Niwai in Tonk district of Rajasthan, was selected for the award for its “extraordinary performance” in manufacturing by making use of state-of-the-art-technology with effective production process and cost effectiveness.

According to Ajay Pandey, Deputy Divisional Manager of NEI at Jaipur, the plant at Niwai reported a 2.7 times increase in productivity and 1.6 times increase in production during the period. National Engineering Industries Limited president and CEO B.G. Mundhra was invited to Yokohama, Tokyo, in March by JIPM, Tokyo, a productivity and quality body of Japan, to receive the award.