22nd Sep 2016 : Inaugurated State-Of-Art PVD Coating Plant at Pune, Invests
3 Million Euros.

Bohler-Uddeholm India Pvt Ltd, a 100 percent subsidiary of Voestalpine Edelstahl Gmbh, which is a part of Voestalpine AG, an international steel-based technology and capital goods group based in Linz, Austria, recently inaugurated a PVD Coating plant at Chakan Pune, Maharashtra on 21st September, 2016.

Voestalpine AG- a 12 Billion Euro turn-over company is active in steel, automotive, railway systems, profilform and tool steel industries in around 100 countries worldwide.

Böhler Uddeholm India is a 150 Cr INR Turnover Company providing Tool Steel, High Speed Steel and Special Steel stocks with cutting services and heat treatment shops with a staff of 164 people serving our customers in 4 different locations in India.

Bohler-Uddeholm India Pvt Ltd established in 2008, serving customers from 5 warehouses is centrally located at Khopoli near Mumbai, Chennai, Noida, Hyderabad and Pune, offers easy access to the motorway network for a rapid delivery service all over India.

The 3 Million Euros investment in PVD Coating project at Chakan Pune is equipped with German state-of-the-art Eifeler Vacotec Technology that is also a part of Voestalpine Edelstahl Gmbh family. Eifeler Vacotec Technology is well known worldwide for its high-end PVD Coating technology and the state-of-the-art and research and development facilities.

Bohler-Uddeholm India has ambitious growth plans in all the segments especially in the value added services like Vacuum Heat Treatment and Surface Treatments like PVD Coatings with the target sales growth of 30% per annum for the next 5 years in these segments.

Mr. Robert Bauer (Member of Management Board of Voestalpine Edelstahl) emphasizing on the Make in India concept said, “We from Voestalpine Group fully support the “Make in India” concept promoted by the Indian Government. This has given us a new confidence to invest in India, which is a fast growing industrial nation.

“Bohler-Uddeholm India is the only company in the country to offer the complete solutions for the tooling industry such as High quality Tool Steels, High Speed Steel, Special materials, Vacuum Heat Treatment and Surface Treatments like PVD Coatings. Making Bohler-Uddeholm India a unique and one stop service provider for our valuable customers with highly professional,”
said Mr. Alok Jhamb, Managing Director – Bohler Uddeholm India Pvt Ltd.