Bengaluru, NFAPost: L&T Technology Services Limited, a leading global pure-play engineering services company, on Monday announced that it has been awarded a multi-year engineering services engagement from Dometic, a global leader in branded solutions in the mobile living space.
As part of the engagement, LTTS opened a dedicated Global Engineering Center (GEC) in Chennai, to complement Dometic product engineering roadmap. The GEC will bring in capabilities to design and develop best in class products for Dometic’s global clientele. The center will support mechanical, embedded and connectivity areas across product lines, technologies, and regions.
Dometic has also partnered with LTTS for the transformation of their Product Lifecycle and to set up a Center of Excellence for testing & validation of products. The core objective of LTTS’ engineering services proposition is to accelerate Dometic’s time to market and support its exciting product roadmap.
Dometic is a global market leader in branded solutions for mobile living in the areas of food & beverage, climate, power & control, safety & security and hygiene & Sanitation. Dometic operates in the Americas, EMEA, and the Asia Pacific, providing products for use in recreational vehicles, trucks and premium cars, pleasure and workboats, and for a variety of other uses.
The company’s motivation is to create smart and reliable products with outstanding design. Dometic sells products in approximately 100 countries and we have a global distribution and dealer network in place to serve the aftermarket. Dometic employs approximately 7,200 people worldwide, had net sales of more than SEK 18.5 billion ($2.0 billion) in 2019 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
Commenting on the development, Dometic Chief Technology Officer Dr Anton Lundqvist said the company’s ambitious growth plan includes new product and market areas, more focus on aftermarket and closer co-operation with the current and new supply base.
“This will require a new and more dynamic way of working to reduce our time to market. We also see rapid changes in the marketplace, new generations with new expectations, connected products and related services, power and energy with electrical vehicles, renewable energy and general demand for sustainable products. To meet these new demands, we are pleased to partner with LTTS as we aim to leverage from the company’s globally acclaimed engineering services and multi-vertical expertise,” said Dometic Chief Technology Officer Dr Anton Lundqvist.
L&T Technology Services Global Head of Industrial and Consumer Products Seema Ghanekar said the application of digital technologies in engineering is on the rise, touching the lives of millions of consumers.
“LTTS has a robust industrial products and consumer goods practice that includes product engineering, design & development and customized engineering solutions, and we are excited to partner with Dometic and create delightful immersive experiences for consumers,” said L&T Technology Services Global Head of Industrial and Consumer Products Seema Ghanekar.
L&T Technology Services Global Head of Industrial and Consumer Products Seema Ghanekar said with a rich Intellectual Property portfolio comprising of close to 500 technology patents and track record of being a strategic engineering partner to global firms across product development and smart PLM, we are confident of enabling product engineering-based value addition to Dometic’s industry-leading product lines.
LTTS is a listed subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro Limited focused on Engineering and R&D (ER&D) services. The company offers consultancy, design, development and testing services across the product and process development life cycle. LTTS customer base includes 69 Fortune 500 companies and 51 of the world’s top ER&D companies, across industrial products, medical devices, transportation, telecom & hi-tech, and the process industries.