Siemens has set up a state-of-the-art production facility for bogies in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India to address the increasing demand for bogies in India and across the world. A export order for 200 bogies will be the first one executed in the new factory.
The bogies are based on the design concept from Siemens – SF30 Combino Plus that offers best-in-class passenger experience and easy maintenance. This is a strategic initiative and an excellent example of manufacturing in India for the rest of the world. Siemens stands committed to delivering sustainable mobility solutions that guarantee high-asset availability and improved passenger experience.
The factory has a highly flexible production line capable of meeting domestic and global rolling stock requirements. It manufactures high-performance bogies for passenger, coaches, locomotives, electric multiple units, trams, and metros.
The Mobility business of Siemens is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems as well as related services. With digitalization, it is enabling mobility operators to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability.