Founded in 1929; Headquartered in Chennai, India
Most preferred OE manufacturer and supplier for global auto majors
Manufactures Steering and Suspension systems, Friction materials, Valve train components, Occupant safety systems, Die-casting products and provide Connected mobility solutions.
Group Sales of INR 5,236 Cr (~USD 750 mn)
Serves a variety of industry segments: Passenger Vehicles, Commercial Vehicles, Farm Tractors, Two-wheelers,Three-wheelers, Railways and Stationary Engines
Rane group partners with a wide spectrum of auto majors to provide concept to product solutions. This is made possible by well integrated design, manufacturing & testing facilities at each of the group companies.
Modern Manufacturing Facilities
Product Development & Testing Capabilities
From a distributor of automobiles and auto components, to the winner of the most coveted quality awards for manufacturing, our journey has crossed many memorable milestones. More are yet to come…
- 1929 – Founded as a distributor of automobiles and spare parts
- 1936 – Incorporated as a public Ltd company
- Started manufacturing IC Engine Valves, Tie Rod Ends, Friction Material Products and Manual Steering Gears
- Established JV with ZF and NSK to offer power steering systems, occupant restraint systems and energy absorbing steering columns
- TQM Journey with Deming Grand Prize for 3 companies and Deming Prize for 5 companies
- Started manufacturing high pressure aluminium die cast products, electric power steering and airbags
- Expanded to Aerospace and Defence sector with strategic stake in SasMos HET Technologies
- Established Rane Auto Parts
- Expanded footprint in USA with the acquisition of Precision Die Casting Inc
- Acquired Rane t4u Pvt. Ltd. , Bengaluru
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.
Benefits of TQM Practices
At Rane group, pursuing excellence is a continuous journey. Conferment of Deming Prize for 5 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 Pvt. Ltd. (SGD)
2007 – Rane (Madras) Ltd.
2018 – Rane NSK Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd.
Deming Grand Prize (formerly JQM)
2011 – Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd. (SGD)
2012 – Rane (Madras) Ltd.
2013 – Rane Brake Lining Ltd.
ACCOLADES FROM CUSTOMERS
Tata Motors Limited – Commercial Vehicle SPD- 2nd Best Supplier of the Year award – Demand Fulfillment(Star Performers) : Rane (Madras) Ltd.
Renault India – Best Supplier Award FY18 on Field Quality Improvement : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd, Guduvanchery.
Maruti Suzuki India Limited – Superior performance Award 2018-19 for Upgradation of Tier-2 Vendors, Safety & Human Resources : Rane (Madras) Ltd
Renault India – Best performance – FY18-19 award for Quality & Customer Satisfaction : Rane Engine Valve Ltd
Cummins India – Superior Quality Award : Rane Engine Valve Ltd
Brakes India Private Ltd – Best Supplier 2019- Friction : Rane Brake Lining ltd
Renault Group – Quality & Customer Satisfaction Award : Rane Engine Valve Ltd
Ashok Leyland – Best Performance in Business Alignment-Gold Award : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd
Eicher Engines – Commitment to Quality Award : Rane Engine Valve Ltd
VE Commercial Vehicles – New Product Development : Rane (Madras) Ltd
VE Commercial Vehicles – Quality & Delivery excellence : Rane Engine Valve Ltd
Tata Motors – Best supplier Award : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd
SML ISUZU – New Product Development Award : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd
Tata Motors – Efficiency Award : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt. Ltd
Nexteer Automotive – Perfect Quality for 2018 : Rane Precision Die Casting Inc
Foundation Brake Manufacturing Pvt Ltd – Business Excellence Award : Rane Brake Lining Ltd
Endurance Technologies Ltd – Gold Award for Quality for maintaining Zero PPM : Rane Brake Lining Ltd
Honda Cars India Ltd – Achieving the CO2 Reduction in the category of Environment : Rane NSK Steering Systems Pvt Ltd
TAFE Motors And Tractors Ltd – Commitment to Quality : Rane Engine Valve Ltd
VE Commercial Vehicles – Best Supplier in New Product Development : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt Ltd
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd – Special Support : Rane (Madras) Ltd
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd – Efforts in Vendor Import Localisation : Rane NSK Steering Systems Pvt Ltd
M&M – Supplier Excellence Award “Business Partner of the year- Automotive Division” : Rane Group
TAFE Motors And Tractors Ltd – Best Supplier & Benchmark award” : Rane (Madras) Ltd
Tata Motors – Best in Class : Rane TRW Steering Systems Pvt Ltd – Steering Gear Division
Renault Nissan – The Best Practices in Process Capability Improvement : Rane Engine Valve Ltd. Trichy
SML Isuzu – NPD (New Product Development) award : Rane (Madras) Ltd.
General Motors – 2016 Supplier Quality Excellence award : Rane TRW Steering systems Pvt Ltd. Occupant Safety Division
Renault Nissan – The Best Practices in Process Capability Improvement. : Rane Engine Valve 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
Rane Pioneer of Change Award
Last date for receipt of application was 15th January 2018.The winner of Rane Pioneer of Change Award will be announced soon.