Mr David Moore, Deputy Head of Mission, British Deputy High Commission Mumbai along with Mr Neill Brodey, Managing Director, Norbar Torque Tools Ltd. inaugurate India Office.News — By The Desk on January 20, 2012 at 4:09 PM
Norbar Torque Tools Ltd (U.K.) was founded in year 1942. It was the first company in Britain to commercially manufacture a Torque Wrench. Today, Norbar Torque Tools is one of the largest and most modern plants in the world devoted exclusively to the design, development and production of torque tightening and measuring equipments. Norbar’s product range includes Torque Wrenches, Torque multipliers (both hand and pneumatic), torque measuring and calibration equipment. Norbar’s UK facility is the head office for the group and it is also the primary manufacturing site and location of the UKAS accredited torque calibration laboratory.
Norbar has a U.K. manufacturing base and a turnover of Rs. 400 crores. It has operating companies in seven countries, and a global network of distributors. For more than 30 years, Norbar has a presence in India through a distributor network. One of the main objectives to setup an office in India is to provide quality products along with excellent technical support. The opening of India office is aligned with the company’s strategy of expanding its operations in India by widening its distributor network in the country.
The major customers for Norbar in India are across every Industry segment namely Oil & Gas, Valves, Aviation, Ship building, Transportation, Energy, Automotive and General Industry.
Norbar has its presence in Mumbai, Pune and Chennai
For more information please login to the company’s web site at www.norbar.in
Few quotes from the Inaugral Speeches:
Mr David Moore, Deputy Head of Mission, British Deputy High Commission said, “I am very happy to see that Norbar Torque Tools has now setup operations in India. The facility is very good, and will be beneficial for the Indian industry as a whole.”
Mr Neill Brodey, Managing Director said, “70 years ago, my grandfather had founded Norbar . He would have been very pleased to see the progress made by Norbar through expanding its business globally. India offers very good opportunities and Norbar India will provide improved level of technical support & service.”
Mr Jonathan Firnberg (Director, Norbar India) said, “One year ago, the project to setup Indian operations was started under my leadership. I feel very happy to see that Norbar India is operational now. It is important to spread the business for Norbar, not only through exploiting the opportunities, but also giving high level of technical support to customers, and helping them to improve their quality.”