OPW Announces Opening of New Manufacturing Facility in Chennai, India

By OPW | Mar 30, 2010

OPW Fueling Components is proud to announce the opening of its newest manufacturing facility in Chennai, India. This state-of-the-art manufacturing facility is part of OPW’s global expansion strategy and demonstrates commitment to localize its presence in the markets it serves.

“This is a proud moment for our company as it represents our dedication to align ourselves as close as possible to the customers we serve”, stated OPW President David Crouse who was on hand for the ribbon cutting ceremony. “With this new manufacturing facility, we will be able to vastly enhance our customer service levels.”

This new facility is instrumental to helping OPW fulfill its strategic growth initiatives. As the global leader in fueling solutions, OPW is leading the way by investing in the future of India and its rapidly growing retail petroleum infrastructure.

“Our primary goal is to provide Indian retail petroleum marketers with high-quality fueling solutions that enable them to provide the safest, most efficient, reliable and environmentally-sustainable fueling operations possible,” notes Rahul Deshmukh, General Manager, OPW Fueling Components. “To that end, we are excited to be here and to deliver on our promise of being the global leader and the most trusted fueling equipment brand in the world.”

OPW’s new facility is fully operational and is currently manufacturing 11A®, 11B®, 7H® and 7HB® series fueling nozzles for the India market. Additionally, OPW will also manufacture its CleanEnergy™ CNG Receptacles out of this facility. OPW plans to manufacture additional products relevant to the Indian market at this facility in the near future.