As part of their CSR initiatives under the AJAX Charitable Trust, AJAX is providing free ambulance service and medical equipment support for COVID Patients in Doddaballapura Taluk, to deal with the second wave of Covid-19 that has gripped the nation. The Free Ambulance Service was flagged off from the Covid Care Center (CCC), Isthur, Doddaballapura premise in the presence of Legislator Shri. T Venkataramanaiah and, CSR officials of AJAX Engineering Pvt. Ltd. In addition to donating medical equipmentviz., N95 masks, Sanitizers, Pulse Oximeters, Glucometers, BP Monitoring machines, and PPE Kits, AJAX Engineering Charitable Trust has also provided computer facility with printing services at the CCC in Doddaballapuraanddonated Intersurgical masks to C V Raman Hospital and Oxygen Concentrators to a few hospitals.
AJAX Engineering Charitable Trust has undertaken many social initiatives in the industrial area and the free ambulance service is another one. During last year’s lock-down, the company had distributed Ration Kits to the needy as well as masks and sanitizers for school children. This year, with the rise in Covid cases, along with food kit and medical equipment support, free Ambulance Service is being provided for the residents of the industrial area and surrounding villages in Doddaballapura, Bengaluru Rural.
Legislator Shri. T Venkataramanaiah, Tahsildar Shri. Shivaraj, Taluk Health Officer Shri. Parameswara and Youth Leader Shri. Chidanand and local leaders were present at the event. “AJAX has become more resilient, adaptive, and competitive in this complex and uncertain period of the pandemic. AJAX has aligned with the fast-changing industry trends amidst lock down with a strong focus on the capabilities needed to succeed in the constantly changing market dynamics during these challenging times. AJAX always strives to instil confidence into the stakeholders to face the uncertaintiesand is always committed to make a social impact in the areas of education, care for the environment and other activities” says, Mr. Jagadish Bhat, MD & CEO, AJAX Engineering Pvt. Ltd.
Organized Free Vaccination Drive joint Collaboration with District Administration, Zilla Panchayath and Department of Health. Provided 500 inter Surgical Mask worth of 1,64,000/- to Sir C V Raman Hospital Indiranagar, Bangalore.
New Investment: AJAX Engineering, the world’s largest manufacturer of SLCMs has recently earmarked around INR 100 crores for the allotment of 20 acres of land in Bangalore from Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB), as well as for building a new manufacturing facility. This investment was done to expand its robust business operations to meet the demands of the construction industry in the future. The new factory that spreads across 20-acres will be equipped with the state-of-the-art facilities to design and manufacture the newly introduced products, such as concrete Slip-Form Pavers, Boom Pumps and the Self-Propelled Boom Pumps. The annual production capacity for Boom Pumps and concrete Slip-Form Pavers would be 100+ units and 50+ units respectively.
Expansion: A further investment of INR 40 crores is being done at Gowribidanur plant to expand its existing facility where batching plants and transit mixers are being produced. Speaking about the investment and expansion plans, Mr. Jagadish Bhat, MD & CEO, AJAX Engineering said “With our indigenously manufactured product portfolio and engineering expertise, we have been catering to the Indian as well as the global market requirements. We are positive that this investment will further strengthen the ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ initiative and create employment opportunities for talented youth of the country.” AJAX has always evolved over time by adapting to the needs of its customers with a clear and consistent goal towards becoming the most customer-centric organization with a strong customer focus. With the tailwinds of demand blowing in favor of concreting segment, especially with a strong emphasis on indigenization. AJAX is an indigenous brand which has strategically aligned its product portfolio in line with the Indian government’s ‘Make in India; Make for the World’ programme. AJAX has indigenized its product portfolio of state-of-the-art machines equipped with top-class technology manufactured at its Bangalore plant for the complete bandwidth of construction and infrastructure segments. Furthermore, the implementation of the USD 1.4 trillion National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP) plan spread over the next five years, will ensure a steady demand for the CE equipment in coming years. Focus from the government on infrastructure spending is very high where road project awards in April-September 2020 have grown by 140 percent and 23 expressways have been announced with the targeted completion between March 2023 and March 2025. AJAX has been a leader in the industry with its cutting-edge digital and technological innovations at par with global standards. Leveraging technology to offer innovative products has been AJAX’s strength all through. AJAX is committed to embracing digital transformation and is constantly re-inventing itself. Being the market leader in SLCMs, AJAX is dedicated to developing cutting-edge features to provide product accuracy and reliability in terms of technological advancement in our concreting machines. Some of the latest innovation is “Load Cell Weigh Batching System” for SLCM, which ensures a higher level of accuracy in the weight management of aggregates and ensures compliance to IS4925 which no other SLCM manufacturer offers today.
AJAX is renowned for its in-house engineering expertise, and is proud to introduce the first Slip-Form Paver designed, engineered and manufactured in India. It is a versatile machine for concrete paving projects and is the best solution for your paving needs. The Slip-Form Paver was launched during EXCON 2019. The new, specialized paving machine is the first-of its kind in India with low noise, excellent fuel efficiency, reliability and durability – advantages that add significant value and appeal to end users.
Import Substitute: AJAX concrete Slip-Form Pavers are import substitutes working in line with the Government of India’s plan of Atmanirbhar Bharat where we are also working in this area to align ourselves to be self-reliant and have as many as components locally and make it a product made in India for the world. AJAX Boom Pump is another marquee product resonating with the ‘Made in India’ theme as the Concrete Boom Pumps have been revolutionizing the construction of large commercial and residential buildings and structures. AJAX’s Boom Pumps have overseen deployment in various application and have been proficient for urban mega infrastructure projects commercial and office buildings, high rise segment, commercial retail spaces, bridges, airports and various projects under the Smart Cities’ initiative led by the Government of India. With the continuing growth and evolution of the concreting industry, AJAX stays in the forefront of technological advancement, benchmarking processes and best practices delivering customer-centric solutions.
In 2019, AJAX Charitable Trust, decided to adopt the Govt. Higher Primary School. The project involved revamping the entire school. Adopting a school is our long term commitment to the future generations. The aim was to provide all the facilities available in private schools to the students of the Government School, in order to ensure the children get the same level of education. The project commenced on 22 March, 2019 with a ground breaking ceremony in the presence of the Deputy Commissioner of Bangalore Rural District, Shri Karee Gowda. Pegged at a generous INR 7.8 Cr budget, the project includes a well-appointed admin office with a cabin for the Head Master and staff room for teachers on each floor.
Keeping abreast with the modern schools, the building has 24 spacious class rooms with modern toilets. Purified drinking water is made available on all floors. Security of the staff and students are monitored with CCTV coverage on the entire premise. The school is well equipped to work for the holistic development of children. It has a well-equipped Computer and Science Lab, an art and craft room, an audio visual room, library and a child counselling room. The school has a modern kitchen and dining hall cum auditorium with a capacity to accommodate 300 people. The school also has a large playground and good sport facilities.
A pioneering effort from AJAX has revolutionized the construction of large commercial and residential buildings and structures. The placement of concrete in inaccessible areas has necessitated the use of boom pumps in the current construction process. With the growing usage of ready-mix concrete, the need to use boom pumps has increased manifold. While the ease of pumping depends on the type of boom pump available in the market, the distance over which the concrete is to be pumped, nature of the project, site constraints and a number of other aspects can affect the operation. getting geared up for the dispatch.
Boom pumps are generally preferred in large infrastructure and residential projects because of its capability of pumping high volume of concrete in less time and saving substantial labour with its multipurpose robotic arm. With best-in-class fuel efficiency, lower total cost of ownership and higher productivity, AJAX boom pumps offer the best return on investment.
AJAX Boom Pumps are now available on BS6 chassis.
Taking another step towards spreading its footprints across the country, AJAX inaugurated a new stateof-the-art dealership facility in Panvel, Navi Mumbai. The new Sales, Service & Spares touch-point was inaugurated in December, 2020 and is well equipped with world-class facility to cater to 3S (Sales, Service and Spares). AJAX is extremely happy to partner with TOTAL EARTHMOVERS as its authorized dealer in the West Zone. The discerning customers of the region will find AJAX equipments exceeding their expectations on quality and exceptional customer service resulting in strengthening of Customer Relationship Building process on Sales and After-sales Support. Maharashtra is a key market for AJAX and with the new dealership, it will help AJAX’s growth strategy and thereby making AJAX the most coveted brand in the region. With its new dealership, AJAX intends to meet the growing demand for construction equipments in the region by adhering to the high standards of sales and after-sales like ever.