NGC Transmission Hits Major Milestone: Exports 1000th ‘Made @ Sri City’ Gearbox

Sri City, May 27, 2024: NGC Transmission Chennai Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of NGC Group, China, renowned for its global leadership in gearbox and drive technology solutions, marked a significant milestone by exporting its 1000th gearbox unit from its Sri City plant. In the formal ceremony held on Monday the NGC team including the Chinese executives celebrated the achievement. Mr. D. Satyanarayana Rao, Assistant Development Commissioner of Sri City SEZ, who was the chief guest of the ceremony flagged off the consignment and congratulated the NGC team.

Speaking on the occasion Mr. Rethinakumar, Director of the company said,”We are thrilled to announce that our 1000th gearbox is being exported to our US client, GE Renewable Energy. We are currently expanding our Sri City facility to effectively meet the demands of our global OEM customers in the wind energy industry, including GE, Nordex, Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, Suzlon, Adani, Goldwind, Sany, Windey, and many others.”

Congratulating the NGC team, Dr. Ravindra Sannareddy, Founder Managing Director of Sri City, stated, “We are delighted with the rapid growth of NGC Group, a major player in the precision engineering sector. The Sri City plant, being their first manufacturing unit outside China, holds special significance. I am confident that their market share will further expand with this plant’s expansion.”

The NGC plant, located in the Special Economic Zone (SEZ), specialises in manufacturing gearboxes for wind turbines and metro rail systems. It provides direct employment opportunities for approximately 200+ people.

NGC is a global leader in wind gearbox development and production, offering high-performance gearboxes, yaw and pitch drives for wind turbines. The company boasts a diverse product portfolio catering to wind energy, rail, and various industrial sectors like cement, oil & gas, mining, and more. Additionally, they provide comprehensive services alongside their products. With six large manufacturing units in China, the Sri City plant marks NGC’s first manufacturing venture outside China. The company has also established overseas subsidiaries in the USA, Germany and Singapore