Heritage

Introducing DENSO history, from our establishment until today.

1986

DENSO's 1st factory established in 1986

Establishment of 1st DENSO factory in India by the name of SRF Nippon DENSO

1984 - Established 1st factory as a Joint venture with SRF India under the name SRF NIPPONDENSO India Ltd.

1986 - SRF NIPPONDENSO started the production of electrical parts for 4 wheelers.

Founded SUBROS Ltd. as a Joint venture with SUZUKI Corporation and Suri Family for the production of automotive Air-Conditioners.

1990s - 2000s

Establishment of DENSO Kirloskar Industries Pvt. Ltd. in 1998

Expansion of DENSO to 3 manufacturing units to cover both Northern and Southern India

1991 – Entered into a Technical Agreement with Pricol Limited.

1993 – SRF NIPPONDENSO India Ltd. came under the management control of NIPPONDENSO and changed it’s name to NIPPONDENSO India Ltd. in Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh).

1994 – Entered into Technical Assistance Agreement with Lucas – TVS.

1996 – Name changed from NIPPONDENSO India Ltd. to DENSO India Ltd. (DNIN).

1997 – Acquired 12.5% stakes in Pricol Limited.

1998 – Established 2nd manufacturing unit DENSO Kirloskar Industries Pvt. Ltd. (DNKI) at Bengaluru (Karanataka).

1999 – Established Sales Office DENSO Sales India Pvt. Ltd. (DSIN) in Delhi.

1999 – Established 3rd manufacturing unit DENSO Haryana Pvt. Ltd. in Manesar (Haryana).

2000s - 2010s

Opening of DENSO Haryana Pvt. Ltd. in 2001

Further Expansion of DENSO manufacturing base in India

2001 – Grand Opening Ceremony of DENSO Haryana Pvt. Ltd. as a formal launch to cater North based 4 wheeler manufacturers like MARUTI SUZUKI Pvt. Ltd.

2008 – DENSO India established it’s 2nd manufacturing Unit in Haridwar.

2010s - Today

7th Global DENSO R&D Center Established in 2012

2nd stage Expansion of DENSO in India

2010 – DENSO Sales India Pvt. Ltd. restructured as a Regional Headquarters for India Region to steer the regional management and re-named as DENSO International India Pvt. Ltd.

2011 – Established DENSO Subros Thermal Engineering Centre India Ltd. (DSEC) as a Design Centre in collaboration with SUBROS.

2012 – Corporate Office of DENSO International India Pvt. Ltd. shifted to Manesar.
2012 – DENSO Haryana Pvt. Ltd. opened it’s 2nd manufacturing unit in Jhajjhar (Haryana).
2012 - Established 7th Global DENSO Research & Development Centre to focus Innovation and Engineering application for Indian situations at Manesar as a part of DENSO International India Pvt. Ltd.
2012 - Established 9th Global DENSO Technical Training Centre to focus Service Dealer training and OEM support at Manesar as a part of DENSO International India Pvt. Ltd.

2013 - DENSO India established it’s 2nd Unit in Bengaluru to cater Southern manufacturers.
2013 – Established Cluster meter factory in South and North - Coimbatore and Manesar, as a Joint venture with Pricol Limited by the name DENSO Pricol India Ltd. (DPIN).

2014 – Delisting of DENSO India Ltd.

2015 – ECM Production entrustment from DENSO to Subros.
2016 – DPIN got merged into DNHA