Established in 1981, Automotive Axles Limited (AAL) is a joint venture
of Arvin Meritor Inc., USA (formerly the automotive division of
Rockwell International Corporation), a Fortune 500 company, and
the Kalyani Group. With manufacturing facilities located at Mysore,
the company is currently the largest independent manufacturer of
Rear Drive Axle Assemblies in the country. Over the years, AAL has
developed an impressive domestic OEM clientele that includes Ashok
Leyland, Telco, Vehicle Factory, Jabalpur, Mahindra & Mahindra, Volvo and Bharat Earth Movers.
AAL exports axle parts to USA, and Italy.
The infrastructure at AAL spans highly specialized manufacturing processes involving
Friction Welding, Flash Butt Welding, Co2 Welding, CNC Machining,
Flexible Machine Centres and a range of specially built machines
for production of Axles and Brakes. The facilities also comprises
Gleason Gear Manufacturing Equipment backed by a modern Heat Treatment
Shop including Continuous Carburising and Sealed Quench Furnaces.
Wide range of Rear Drive Axles catering to commercial vehicles
ranging from 6 Tons to 35 Tons GCW, S-Cam Actuated Quick Change
Air Brakes for commercial vehicles, and Trailer Axles for 10 Tons
to 13 Tons GVW........
AAL has a Quality Management System that is certified to ISO/TS
16949:2002 standard and also Environmental Management System that
is certified to ISO 14001:2004 standard.
Products manufactured at AAL are based on technology provided
by Arvin Meritor Inc., USA, through Meritor HVS(India)Ltd, India
and include the following,
With manufacturing facilities located at Mysore, the company
is currently one of the largest independent manufacturer of Rear
Drive Axle Assemblies in the country and with more than 20 years
of axle - producing experience and advanced gearing technology
from Meritor HVS(India)Ltd, has been manufacturing reliable, long-life
heavy duty drive axles. This capability allows the company to
meet the steer, drive and trailer axle requirements of customers
in the addressed markets. The Marketing & Field Service Support
is provided by Meritor HVS(India)Ltd.
The customer base for Automotive Axles Limited includes companies
like Volvo, Eicher, Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland, Essar, Daimler
Chrysler, Arvin Meritor, Mahindra & Mahindra, Bajaj Tempo,
VFJ (Army), Swaraj Mazda, BEML etc.
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