Total Quality Management (TQM) - A Way of Life
Rane Group companies adopted Total Quality Management (TQM) in the year 2000. TQM is the foundation for Operational excellence.
- All seven manufacturing companies are TS 16949 certified.
- Rane Group companies are in tune with International quality assurance standards.
- Pursuit of excellence is through implementation of Total Quality Management (TQM) practices.
- Rane firmly believes in,
- Customer focus
- Process orientation
- Continuous improvements
- Systematic approach to identifying and solving chronic problems using statistical thinking
- Standard Operating Procedures, and
- Fact based decision making
Benefits of TQM Practices
- Holistic participation of employees in all processes
- Customer focus
- Methodical approach to innovative manufacturing and new product development
- Quality stabilisation and improvement
- Structured and focused implementation of short and long term plans
- Highly focused and motivated work force
At Rane group, pursuing excellence is a continuous journey. Conferment of Deming Prize for 4 companies and Deming Grand Prize - formerly known as Japan Quality Medal (JQM) for 3 companies is an embodiment of successful implementation of TQM practices.
- 2003 – Rane Brake Lining Ltd.
- 2005 – Rane Engine Valve Ltd.
- 2005 – Rane TRW Steering Systems Ltd. (SGD)
- 2007 – Rane (Madras) Ltd.
Deming Grand Prize (formerly JQM):
- 2011 – Rane TRW Steering Systems Ltd. (SGD)
- 2012 – Rane (Madras) Ltd.
- 2013 – Rane Brake Lining Ltd.
Accolades from Customers
Volvo Eicher - Award for Outstanding Contribution to Overall Cost Excellence : Rane NSK Steering Systems Pvt Ltd
Tata Motors Ltd - Best Supplier award for Long-term partnership : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt Ltd (SGD)
- Renault Nissan - Award for Component Exports : Rane TRW Steering Systems Ltd (Steering Gear Div.)
- Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles Ltd - Award for New Product Development , Proprietary category :
Rane NSK Steering Systems Ltd
- Mahindra & Mahindra (AS & FES) - Sustainability Award : Rane Madras Ltd
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd - Superior performer in the field of Design & Development : Rane Madras Ltd
- Maruti Suzuki India Limited - Vendor Rating Improvement Award : Rane Engine Valve Limited
- Ashok Leyland Limited - Best Performance Award , After Market Support : Rane Brake Lining Ltd
- Volvo Eicher - Outstanding contribution for New Product Development : Rane NSK Steering Systems Pvt Ltd