Ace Manufacturing Systems (AMS) recently inaugurated its new state-of-the-art facility as part of its expansion plan. This expansion would cater to build another 2400 machines per year. With the latest manufacturing technology in its new plant, AMS plans to cater to a wider customer base from various industries with its wide array of products. The company has been improving its products and has set up exclusive R&D division for this purpose formally recognised by the Government of India. Speaking on this, P Ramadas, MD, AMS, said, “With this facility, we have increased our capacity from 1200 to over 3000 CNC machining centres per year. This also includes the capacity to build large-sized horizontal machining centres.”
The facility was inaugurated in the presence of several leading Indian automotive groups and was attended by many dignitaries from the automotive industry, including, Viji Santhanam, MD, Brakes India Group; V N Vijayaraghavan, MD, I M Gears; Dr M Manickam, Chairman, Sakthi Automotive Group; Gautam Maini, MD, Maini Precision Products; R S Zanvar, Chairman, Shriram Foundry – Zanvar Group; G Parthipan, CEO, Rane TRW Steering Systems; Kohari San, Member of the Board, FANUC Corporation Japan; and Steven Y Pai, Chairman, Precision Motion Industries, INC (PMI Taiwan). The directors of Ace Micromatic Group were also present at the event, including A V Sathe, Chairman, Ace Designers & Pragati Automation; S G Shirgurkar, MD, Ace Designers; and B Machado, MD, Ace Designers.
AMS is one of the largest manufacturers of machining centres in India, was started on 24th February 1994, by P Ramadas along with the promoters of Ace Designers – AV Sathe, B Machado & SG Shirgurkar. With rich engineering experience of the technocrats, AMS has evolved from a small size to become one of the largest CNC machining centres manufacturers in India.
The company offers turnkey solutions in machining which includes the provision of machines with work holding fixtures, productivity enhancers, selection of tools, integration of automation and prove out or trials of components. It has developed in-depth applications expertise in providing total machining Solutions to diverse set of complex machining requirements.
AMS is also a single source supplier of machines to many Indian OEMs and large size component manufacturers. Many of the AMS’s high accuracy machining centres find application in industries like automobile, die & mould, aerospace, medical and dental equipment manufacturing. AMS also caters to the need of engineering and defense industries including power, energy and other government sectors.