Commercial vehicle and engine manufacturer Scania today announced its foray into the engine segment in India. The company, which today launched its power generation engines for prime power, at the INTEC – Industrial Trade Fair in Coimbatore, said bookings for engines have started.
Speaking at the launch, Anders Grundströmer, Managing Director Scania Commercial Vehicle India and Senior Vice President Scania Group said, “Launching engines in India is a natural extension of our product portfolio as we want to support our customers in all respects. We see huge potential for engines in the country across various sectors.”
“Our engines are compact and powerful, with high reliability and uptime leading to low operating cost”, he added.
Scania is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks and buses as well as industrial and marine engines, with an excellent reputation and highly loyal customers. Every year Scania builds more than 80,000 engines, making Scania one of the most experienced engine manufacturers in the industry. Around the world, in many different applications, Scania engines are found in trucks, buses, industrial and marine operation, as well as in the power generation sector. Scania offers a wide range of industrial engines ranging from the emission standard Stage II/Tier 2 to the present Stage IIIB and Tier 4i.
Integrated with the user equipment, any Scania engine will contribute to strengthen the customer’s profitability and end-user satisfaction. Part of Scania’s offer will also include a range a tailored service packages. Maintenance and repair contracts are fully backed by Scania’s service network.
As Scania now launches the power generation engine range in India, the company will also be offering Marine engines and Industrial engines through its network which will be established.
The power generation engines are equipped with a Scania developed Engine Management System, EMS, in order to ensure the control of all aspects related to engine performance. The injection system is based on electronically controlled unit injectors that give low exhaust emissions with good fuel economy and a high torque. The engine can be fitted with accessories such as air cleaners, radiator