The rotation in various departments was necessary in order to get an overall idea about the working of the organization. On my part. Fridabad.PREFACE At very outset of the prologue it becomes imperative to insist that vocational training is an integral part of engineering curriculum.Tech i. The training involved a study of various departments of the organization as per the time logically scheduled and well planned given to us. . with which we come across while pursuing our B. Vocational training always emphasizes on logic and commonsense instead of theoretical aspects of subject.e. I pursued four weeks training at Farmtrac Tractors. Training allows us to gain an insight into the practical aspects of the various topics. vocational training gives us practical implementation of various topics we already have learned and will learn in near future.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT We are highly thankful to F a r m t r a c T r a c t o r s engineers and technical staff for providing us vital and valuable information about the different facets of an industrial management system. . I am also very thankful to the shop supervisors and workers for being kind and give helping hand in gaining the knowledge. We express our gratitude to all the staff for their valuable guidance and encouragement throughout my training period.

Mr. H. Hughes Communications. Lucky Goldstar.HISTORY The genesis of Escorts goes back to 1944 when two brothers. which have helped us inculcate best in class manufacturing practices and to emerge as a technologically independent world class engineering organization. These valued relationships be it technological or marketing. URSUS. Yamaha. J C Bamford Excavators. First Pacific Company. Jeumont Schneider. Nanda and Mr. Claas. Massey Ferguson. in Lahore. Escorts has surged ahead and evolved into one of India's largest conglomerates. are our highly cherished experiences treasures. Yudi Nanda. Carraro. CEKOP. In this journey of six decades. launched a small agency house. Ford Motor Company. Goetze. . Over the years. Escorts Agents Ltd. Dynapac . P. Escorts has had the privilege of being associated with some of the world leaders in the engineering manufacturing space like Minneapolis Moline. Mahle.

INTRODUCTION The Escorts Group. Having pioneered farm mechanization in the country. Escorts offers a comprehensive range of tractors. vibratory rollers and forklifts. Escorts has played a pivotal role in the agricultural growth of India for over five decades. railway equipment and auto components. . construction & material handling equipment. Escort. we manufacture and market a diverse range of equipment like cranes. Escorts today is the world's largest Pick 'n' Carry Hydraulic Mobile Crane manufacturer. loaders. more than 45 variants starting from 25 to 80 HP. is among India's leading engineering conglomerates operating in the high growth sectors of agri-machinery. Farmtrac and Powertrac are the widely accepted and preferred brands of tractors from the house of Escorts. A leading material handling and construction equipment manufacturer. One of the leading tractor manufacturers of the country.

The series has a wide range of tractors with powerful engines and pollution norms. advance hydraulics and ergonomic design besides other salient features . has been engineered with the use of the most modern technology to redefine power and performance.POWERTRAC& FARMTRAC Powertrac series from Escorts Ltd. Powertrac series comprises of tractors with transmission choices. powerful PTO.

Escorts set up the strategic Agri Machinery Group (AMG) to venture into tractors. Since inception. UK for the manufacture of Ford agricultural tractors in India. In 1965. was established with equity participation of Ford Motor Co. we rolled out our first batch of tractors under the brand name of Escort..BACKGROUND In 1960. Escorts Ltd. ESCORTS have manufactured over 1 million tractors .. In the year 1996 Escorts Tractors Ltd. In 1969 a separate company. Escorts Tractors Ltd. Basildon. formally merged with the parent company.

Escorts established India’s first private Institute of Farm Mechanisation at Delhi. 1948 . 1949 .Pioneered farm mechanization in the country by launching Escorts Agricultural Machines Limited. with a franchise from the U. 1959 . Soon. Launch of Escorts (Agriculture and Machines) Ltd. 1953 -Escorts (Agents) Ltd. implements.1st industrial venture of Escorts to manufacture piston rings in collaboration with Goetze of Germany. in an era when joint ventures of Indian firms with foreign companies were virtually unheard of. for marketing tractors.Started importing Massey Ferguson tractors from Yugoslavia for marketing the same in India.based Minneapolis Moline. 1960 . Ltd.Franchise of Massey Ferguson tractors for northern India 1951 . 1958 . Escorts became the largest producer of piston assemblies in India.Set up of Escorts Limited .Collaboration with Mahle of Germany to manufacture pistons. merged to form Escorts Agents Pvt. and Escorts (Agriculture and Machines) Ltd.S. 1954 . engines & other farm equipment.Launch of Escorts (Agents) Ltd.LAUNCH OF ESCORTS 1944 .

(EEAL).Escorts enters the world of self-developed technology by setting up its first independent R&D Center. 1971 .Crossing national boundaries. Trial production of in-plant manufacturing of engine parts (Block & Head). Escorts Scientific Research Centre marked its beginning at Faridabad by developing its own Engines for E-27 and E-37. a unique venture in industrial democracy comes into being.FORD 3600. Collaboration with CEKOP of Poland for manufacture of motorcycles anscooters. the first tractor FORD 3000 rolled out of the factory.Escorts Tractors Limited was born. Launch of Escort brand of tractors. 1969 . USA. After winning a global tender. Due to constant technology absorption. The years ahead saw Escorts grow as the largest tractor manufacturer in India. 1977 . A technical and financial joint venture with the global giant Ford Motor Company.Setting up of manufacturing base at Faridabad for manufacture of tractors in collaboration with URSUS of Poland and 50%\ indigenous components. Escorts exports for the first time.1st February. indigenisation level . Escorts Employees Ancillaries Ltd. 1976 . which was perhaps the world's largest ever airlift of tractors. 1974 . Escorts Institute of Farm Mechanisation (EIFM) established at Bangalore. Ford tractors in India. The first Rajdoot motorcycle rolls off the assembly line.1961. 400 tractors were exported to Afghanistan. an advancement in Farm Mechanisation launched. Escorts diversifies and starts manufacturing construction equipment. Escorts moves into high gear by nurturing the two wheeler culture.

2nd plant at Bangalore for manufacturing piston assemblies was set up. .Collaboration with JCB Excavators Ltd.Foray into healthcare. Escorts Hospital and Research Center set up in Faridabad.. 1980 . 1979 .touched 72% for FORD tractors. UK for manufacture of excavators.

G. Ishan Mehta EVP – HR & ER . Mathur EVP – Law & Company Secretary Mr. O K Balraj EVP & Group CFO Mr. Vikram Singhal ED & Business Head – Engineering Division Mr. Nikhil Nanda Joint Managing Director Mr. Kanwal Kishore Vij ED & CEO – Escorts Construction Equipment Limited (ECEL) Mr.B.BOARD OF DIRECTORS Mr. Rajan Nanda Chairman Mr. Rohtash Mal ED & CEO – Agri Machinery Group Mr.