Tata Marcopolo gives Axalta ‘Best Performance Vendor’ Award
Axalta Coating Systems in India received ‘Best Performance Award’ from Tata Marcopolo Motors Ltd (JV between Tata Motors and Marcopolo S.A. of Brazil).
Tata Marcopolo daily production during peak season stands at almost 70 buses, and is among Asia’s leading bus manufacturers.
“We are very proud to receive this prestigious award,” explained Vinay Rajadhyaksha, Managing Director, Axalta Coating Systems India Pvt. Limited. “The award recognizes the close collaboration between Tata Marcopolo and our team. We look forward to strengthening our successful partnership by offering distinguished and innovative services to support Tata Marcopolo’s growth.”
Mr. Vinay K. Pathak, CEO-Tata Marcopolo remarked, “It is with great pleasure that we grant this award to the Axalta team. The award shows our appreciation for Axalta’s quality services that has helped to grow our competitiveness in the market.”
Since 2008, Axalta has been Tata Marcopolo’s coatings supplier. Axalta’s wet-on-wet paint system has supported Tata Marcopolo’s more than five-fold increase in production through increased productivity and energy savings. Axalta’s value engineering programs have helped improve Tata Marcopolo’s production line workers skills improvemnet, and cost reduction. Both contributed to the award, which was based on safety, delivery, quality, cost and service parameters.