Chennai, 25th January, 2017: Amara Raja Batteries Limited, India’s leading industrial and automotive battery manufacturer has been bestowed with prestigious ABK AOTS awards in three different categories.
The accolade also demonstrates company’s long-term commitment in implementation of 5S practices. 5S (Sort, Set in order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain) is a Japanese initiative aiming at higher order work culture resulting in maximum efficiency, quality and safety.
The awards were won under following three categories:
- Automotive battery plant, Tirupati bagged Model 5S Company award
- MVRLA battery plant, Chittoor won 5S sustenance award
- Automotive battery plant II , Chittoor Won Gold award under Excellence category
The Certificate of Appreciation was received by Mr. Jagan Mohan G, Head-Operations, Amara Raja Batteries Ltd. Awards were conferred by His Excellency Mr. Seiji Baba, Consul General of Japan in Chennai and Mr. M. M. Murugappan, Vice-Chairman, Murugappa Group.
Amara Raja is always at forefront in demonstrating excellence through effective work place management at all areas for a sustainable growth. To enhance workplace management, the 5S program has been initiated at Amara Raja to solve work related issues and ensure optimized storage, reduced time in items retrieval, improved equipment runtimes, finally resulting high productivity and quality products.