MICHELIN TYRE INAUGURATES A NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART TECHNOLOGY R&D CENTRE IN MANESAR
By TNI Network
Date: Jun 16 , 2017
New Delhi: French envoy Alexandre Ziegler inaugurated a state-of-the-art R&D technology centre of Michelin tyre India in Manesar , Haryana. Objective of the Manesar, Haryana R&D centre is to expand the research and innovation capacity and strengthen its commitment to the mobility industry in the region This 3800 sqm state-of-the-art technology centre is focused on radial truck and bus tyre research and development, and will provide technical support to the company's manufacturing facilities in Chennai, China and Thailand. "Our vibrant economic partnership with India is boosted by France's leading companies such as Michelin which actively contribute to 'Make in India' and bring research and development technology expertise here. Ziegler said in a statement, "Along with providing innovative products to India and other emerging markets in the region, this technology centre will also help augment skilling, thus contributing to the Indian government's National Skill Development Mission, a key parameter for global competitiveness for India" With an annual research and development budget of more than 700 million euros, Michelin has over 6,000 employees engaged in research, development and process engineering at technology centres in Europe, North America and Asia, it said.