900,000th Commercial Vehicle Rolls Out from Tata Motors Lucknow Plant

Tata Motors marked a milestone with their 900,000th vehicle rollout in Lucknow, emphasizing sustainability, gender inclusivity, and innovation.

900,000th Commercial Vehicle Rolls Out from Tata Motors Lucknow Plant

Lucknow- Tata Motors Limited., a commercial vehicle manufacturer, announced celebrated the rollout of its 900,000th vehicle from its Lucknow facility with a flag-off ceremony attended by Mr. Durga Shanker Mishra, Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh, and senior Tata Motors officers.

Tata Motors' Lucknow facility spans 600 acres and is recognized for sustainable manufacturing, being a water-positive plant certified by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). It features a 6MW solar power plant, reducing carbon emissions. Equipped with modern stations like robotic paint booths and body-in-white shops, it has produced various commercial vehicles since 1992, including electric buses.

Lucknow facility, one-third of the technical workforce comprises women, who actively contribute across all operational shifts in producing trucks and buses. The company emphasizes women's development through specialized training, workshops, and hands-on industry experience. With over 22% of new recruits being women this year, Tata Motors champions gender inclusivity and women's empowerment in manufacturing.

Mr. Durga Shanker Mishra, Chief Secretary, Government of Uttar Pradesh said, “I commend Tata Motors for reaching this significant milestone. This achievement underscores Tata Motors' pivotal role in providing advanced, safer, and greener mobility solutions to address both present and future requirements. Furthermore, the company’s commitment to women's empowerment, exemplified by over 22% women representation among new hires this year, marks a significant step forward for women in the manufacturing sector.”

Mr. Vishal Badshah, Vice President and Head – Operations, Tata Motors Commercial Vehicles, said, “The rollout of our 9,00,000th vehicle from the Lucknow facility is a momentous occasion for Tata Motors. This facility has been pivotal in the manufacturing of our advanced electric buses, and has successfully delivered over 1200 units, which have cumulatively clocked lakhs of kilometres across the country. Uttar Pradesh has been one of our key markets and the Government of Uttar Pradesh’s impetus on infrastructure development has been a key enabler in boosting the sales of commercial vehicles. With our focus on Industry 4.0 integration, this facility has been delivering safe, smart and green mobility solutions to our customers. We extend our gratitude to our customers, partners and all colleagues and as we celebrate this milestone.”

Mr. Mahesh Suguru, Plant Head – Lucknow, Tata Motors Commercial Vehicles, said, “The achievement of our 9,00,000th vehicle rollout from the Lucknow facility is a testament of our commitment to excellence and innovation. Through the integration of cutting-edge technologies, we have optimised our operations, streamlined workflows, and elevated our standards of production to deliver superior vehicles that exceed customer expectations.”