Beru Diesel Start Systems Pvt. Ltd. (Beru India), a 51:49 joint venture between the Pune-based Jayant Group and BorgWarner Beru of Germany, has set up a new manufacturing unit at Talegaon MIDC, Pune. The company has invested Rs 30 crore in the greenfield facility to manufacture cold starting systems like glow plugs, grid heaters, glow plug controllers, electronic parts & allied system components for the auto industry.
Beru had launched a manufacturing unit for glow plugs in Pune in1996. This plant has now merged with the new Talegaon plant. With this, the capacity has now increased to 5 million glow plugs from the existing 1 million glow plugs.