DORMA India Lays Foundation for a 500 Million Facility at Chennai

By July 08 , 2015

One of the well-known brands in access solutions, DORMA India, has recently laid the foundation for a state-of-the-art Regional Logistics Center (RLC) and the Regional Headquarters for the SAARC region at Mahindra World City, Chennai. The senior management team was present for the ground breaking ceremony at the Mahindra World City site which measures over 12,000- sq ft. The purpose of this new facility is to strengthen performance and efficiency in the fields of logistics and service for and on behalf of customers throughout India and the SAARC region.

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At an investment of over INR 500 million, this site will also house the new regional headquarters of DORMA India, informs VR Ramesh, Regional Director – SAARC.

According to Christoph Jacob, Area President – Mediterranean, Middle East & Africa, this project is the result of the sustained efforts of the regional and the area management of DORMA to bring in investments into India that will boost the brand’s presence in the region and enable better streamlining of operations offering improved synergies among all customer interfacing functions. DORMA has been present in the region for nearly two decades and has a dominant market share in the premium market segments of Access Solutions that include architectural hardware, door closers, automatic & revolving doors, glass and structural fittings, acoustic and movable wall partitions and electronic access solutions and has been actively involved with some ofIndia’s leading innovative and highly admired projects in various customer groups in hospitality, information technology, corporates & services, transportation, retail, healthcare, government, industries & factories, defense & strategic infrastructure, education etc.

This project will take about 12 months to complete and the facility will be ready for occupation and operation in the first quarter of 2016.

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