Mumbai : Skipper and Metzer’s partnership firm — Skipper-Metzer India LLP has opened its new factory in Hyderabad. The 2.50 acres facility stands at the forefront of Drip Irrigation manufacturing and engineering expertise in India, with an annual manufacturing capacity of 880 Lakh meters/annum of various drip and sprinkler irrigation products.
The plant incorporates cutting-edge Israeli technologies and has been designed with the flexibility to enable smart, connected manufacturing technologies which will support improved process efficiency, delivery and quality. The first phase of the project includes an investment of Rs 20 crore and a projected expenditure of Rs 130 crore in a decade. Production from the project’s first phase will begin later this year.
Skipper is engaged in structural fabrication and manufacturing of mild steel and galvanized iron pipes, steel tubular poles, scaffolding and accessories and PVC pipes. Structural fabrication is the major contributor to the revenue of the company.