September 21, 2012 | The Hindu

Tata Motors lands big order from Siddhivinayak

Tata Motors has received its largest-ever single order for commercial vehicles from Siddhivinayak Logistics Ltd (SVLL) to supply 1,314 trucks to be delivered during the current financial year.

The order estimated to be around Rs.225 crore, breaks the global records where SVLL is already having 1,111 vehicles in the Limca Book of Records.

The order coincided with the launch of an innovative scheme by SVLL, meant for the well-being of their drivers, called Chalak se Malak.

The two recently launched products, the New Tata PRIMA 4923-LX and the Tata LPT 3723, the first 5-axle rigid truck, are included in this order, Tata Motors said in a statement.

Based in Surat, SVLL is the largest fleet owner, with a size of over 4,000 commercial vehicles.

The company operates across diverse segments.