Sunday, July 31, 2005

Delphi & Varroc ties-up for OE market in India

DELPHI Corp and India's Varroc group has announced a strategic alliance to build motorcycle catalysts for the Indian motorcycle original equipment (OE) market. Delphi has a long history in the global design and production of motorcycle catalysts while Varroc manufactures parts for motorcycle and passenger car equipments such as plastic-moulded components, engine valves, forgings, starter motors and electronic ignition systems. The alliance - Varroc Exhaust Systems Pvt Ltd - will enable harnessing of their respective expertise, facilities and resources to set up a motorcycle catalyst manufacturing plant in the Varroc facility in Pune and help meet current motorcycle emissions standards in India. Delphi will provide the catalyst technology and manufacturing equipment.