History

Mahindra Sona Limited

1968

Collaboration agreement between Mahindra Group and Dana Corp. USA for manufacturing of Clutches.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1976

Collaboration agreement between Mahindra Group and Dana Corp. for manufacturing of Propeller Shafts, Axle Shafts and Universal Joints, in a Joint Venture Company - Mahindra Spicer Ltd.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1979

Inauguration of Nashik Works.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1984

Merger of Mahindra Spicer Ltd. with Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. Becomes MSL Division of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1986

End of Collaboration with Dana.

Mahindra Sona Limited

1994

Formation of MSL Driveline Systems Limited. Restructure of MSL Division as MSL Driveline Systems.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1995

ISO 9001 Certification by TUV-CERT, Germany.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1996

Scientific work measurement technique (MOST) adopted. Cellular manufacturing and "Flow Production" introduced.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1999

QS 9000 Certification by TUV-Cert, Germany.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

1999

Exports to USA begin.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

2002

Group Kaizen Activity launched.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

2003
 

  • Exports to Indonesia, Egypt & U.K. begin.
  • TPM Activities begin. (Total Productive Maintenance)
  • TS 16949 Certification by TUV-Nord, Germany.
  • ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001 certified by TUV-Nord, Germany.

Mahindra Sona Limited

2006

Inauguration of new plant at Nashik

Mahindra Sona Limited

2009

Technical Collaborations with,

  • IFA-Rotorion, Germany, for high performance propeller shafts
  • Hyolim Industrial (Korea) for HCV Propeller Shafts

Mahindra Sona Limited

2012

Inauguration of R&D Centre.  

Mahindra Sona Limited

2016

Inauguration of Pithampur Plant