Wipro Infrastructure Engineering, the global hydraulics business of Wipro Limited announced that it has signed a joint venture contract with Kawasaki Heavy Industries in India to set up a manufacturing facility in Bangalore to make hydraulic pumps for excavators. The joint venture will be called Wipro Kawasaki Precision Machinery Pvl. Ltd.
The manufacturing facility will produce hydraulic pumps for excavators ranging from 7 to 20 tons. The plant will start operation in July 2012.