The Limited Liability Company “Alpha Automotive Technologies” (“AAT”, Ltd.) was founded on the 28th of September, 2007, by AMO ZIL (16,89%) and IHI corp., the Japanese Hard Engineering Industry Corporation (83,11%).
The main company business is production and supply of automobile body steel-stamped parts and services of subassembly of autocomponents for cars and commercial transport.
For the purpose of production optimization the company has acquired a blanking line and a modern 5 axis machining center with CNC to repair dies and put into operation in 2014, which made it possible for the company to provide a range of high-tech machining services. Our company invested more than 1 bln RUB in production development and employees training, implemented advanced manufacturing technologies and experience of international experts and has reached high production performance and staff competence.
The company occupies a production and warehouse area of more than 58 000 м2 where there are 9 transfer press production lines of IHI Corp. and one Tandem robot line as well as the welding shop-floor, 3D measuring machine (CMM) and die maintenance area.
Production evolution is shown at Pictures 1 and 2.
Together with the output growth the company international team, also owing to the technical support of IHI Corp. and Renault-Nissan alliance specialists, managed to make real progress in building the quality management system which enables to produce the goods according to the standards of such world automobile manufacturers as RENAULT, NISSAN, PEUGEOT, CITROEN.
The system efficiency was confirmed by TUV Rheinland, the independent certification agency, by giving ISO 9001:2008 и ISO/TS 16949:2009 quality certificates, as well as by the Supplier Development Department of RENAULT-NISSAN-AVTOVAZ alliance by giving RANK В according to the standard requirements of Alliance Supplier Evaluation Standard (ASES).