Kone has set up a new technology centre in Pune at a cost of around Rs 10 crore. The elevators and escalators manufacturer has taken 20,000 sq ft office space on lease in Pune to set up this centre.
Maciej Kranz, EVP, Chief Technology Officer, KONE Corporation, said, “India is an important destination with a highly talented workforce of engineers and technical staff who, equipped with advanced research facilities, will support our global production.”
Amit Gossain, Managing Director, KONE India, said, “Through India Technology and Engineering Centre, we bring global technologies to India and customise them based on Indian needs. With stronger research, technological development and engineering collaboration here in India, we can serve the growing Indian market with even more innovative solutions.”
The operations in Pune will focus around enterprise monitoring, service management for IT solutions and digital development competencies for smart people flow Solutions. Co-creation with start-ups and technology partners will be a big part of the way of working.
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