Tata Passenger Electric Mobility commences production at its new facility in Sanand, Gujarat

Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Ltd. (TPEM) today announced the start of production of passenger vehicles from its new factory in Sanand, Gujarat.

Shailesh Chandra

Managing Director, Tata Motors Passenger Vehicles Limited & Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Limited said

Witnessing the first car rollout of the new TPEM facility in Sanand is a proud moment for us. We have successfully retooled the factory in the shortest span of 12 months.

Situated in the industrial hub, GIDC Sanand with access to a strong network of suppliers, this new facility was acquired from Ford India, on January 10, 2023.

Spread across 460 acres, it will be Tata Motors’ second plant in Gujarat to manufacture ICE and EV models. The plant houses four main shops – Stamping and body construction.

1. Press shop 2. Weld shop 3. Paint shop 4. Assembly shop

Major retooling and tech upgrades include

The plant currently has more than 1000 employees (including staff and technicians) and will create 1000 additional jobs in the next 3 to 4 months in the region, in line with the production ramp-up plans.