Bengaluru, Sep 9 : The Aerospace business of Wipro Infrastructure Engineering (WIN) has commenced construction of its second plant performing a ground-breaking ceremony in Aerospace Special Economic Zone, Devanahalli, about 35 km from here recently.
This plant will house aerostructure machining and surface treatment lines for aerospace component, according to a release here on Monday.
Spread over 10 acres the plant will come up in phases. In the first phase, machining operations will start in the first quarter of 2020. In the second, surface treatment lines for aerospace components will commence by 2021.
Wipro Infrastructure Engineering CEO Pratik Kumar said, "We believe in building an integrated ecosystem for precision flight-critical components and systems. This is important to our success. Once the second plant becomes operational, our facilities will be spread over 17 acres in the SEZ in Devanahalli."
"Over the years Wipro Aerospace has built its capability in precision actuator and aerostructure parts. With this expansion, we will be well positionedfor assembly & testing of actuators as well as critical landing system structural assemblies," said Srinivas Devareddy, head of aerospace business in India.(UNI)