The sheet metal component industry is witnessing a phase of evolution with a surge in demand driven by expanding automotive, aerospace, and construction sectors. As industries continually venture into niche segments, the requirement for high-quality, custom-designed components becomes increasingly imperative.
Poona Pressings (PPPL), founded in 1976 by A.S Gupte is dedicated to delivering OEMs precision sheet metal components that boast enhanced reliability and extended service life, including deep drawn parts. With the growing demand for top-notch quality components, the company has invested in a stellar team and advanced infrastructure to further its position as the industry leader.
With over three and a half decades of expertise in the sheet metal component manufacturing sector, PPPL is committed to delivering comprehensive, qualitydriven solutions in Oil Seals including an array of Rubber and PTFE Seals; Sheet Metal Parts and Assemblies such as washers, brackets, levers, metal rings, clamping plates, and more; and Furnace Brazing, to its clientele.
To meet the increasing demand for quality assurance and rapid turnaround times, PPPL has set its sights on achieving zero ppm rejections. Every product that rolls off the manufacturing lines undergoes meticulous quality tests, a testament to PPPL’s commitment to meeting and exceeding client expectations. In its pursuit of unwavering quality, the firm has integrated the stringent IATF Quality standard into its organizational ethos—a standard demanded by major auto manufacturers. “At PPPL, we proudly stand at the pinnacle as the premier supplier within the industrial landscape, excelling in both performance and business volume.
Our paramount strength lies in our exceptional ability to swiftly innovate and bring new products to fruition. Complementing this strength is our dedicated tool room team, ceaselessly enhancing existing technologies to elevate product quality”, shares Seema Patil, MD.
Behind PPPL’s Success
PPPL prides itself on a team of certified, seasoned quality assurance engineers, pivotal in driving the firm’s success. Guided by the leadership of MD Seema Patil, the company prioritizes continuous training for its workforce ensuring every aspect, from manufacturing to customer service, exudes unmatched excellence, delighting clients with an enhanced experience. Underpinned by these concerted efforts, PPPL has achieved the prestigious IATF 16949:2016 certification, specializing in providing customers with impeccably crafted solutions. Its state-of-the-art design, manufacturing facility, and a team of highly specialized professionals combine to offer optimal solutions for efficient, reliable product development and supply.
Varad Patil, Director
The Unique Furnace Brazing
PPPL’s impressive infrastructure, including three in-house Conveyor Belt Brazing Furnaces, have solidified the firm’s position as a trustworthy industry leader in furnace brazing services. “Armed with extensive resources and experience, we expertly identify precise processes and cycles for various parts and assemblies, ensuring optimal outcomes in brazing. We possess two inert atmosphere brazing furnaces for stainless steel parts and one indo-gas brazing furnace for MS parts, offering a versatile brazing temperature range of 800 to 1100 degrees.
Our expertise encompasses brazing across different materials, from SS to SS, SS to MS, and MS to MS, utilizing a range of filler materials including copper, nickel, silver, and brass”, shares Varad Patil, Director. Moreover, through its dedicated R&D Team, PPPL has successfully engineered various deep-drawn parts, achieving remarkable outcomes in terms of maximum draw. Complementing this, the company maintains a specialized design team proficient in crafting stamping tools, fixtures, and gauges using cutting-edge tools like AutoCAD and pro-E.
On the logistics front, the firm consistently bolsters its capacity while continually enhancing its technology and tooling to streamline operations, minimize manpower requirements, and ensure superior price, quality, and delivery standards.
Through unwavering dedication, the company has ascended to prominence, setting new standards of excellence, promising a vibrant future ahead.