TATA steel TABB limited
Tata Steel set up a unit to manufacture composite panels for railway interiors with TABB Interior Systems of Netherlands
~ Tata Steel TABB Limited to manufacture composite panels used extensively for railway interiors ~
Tata Steel Limited, through its wholly owned subsidiary Tata Steel Advanced Materials Limited (“TSAML”), has entered into an agreement with Netherlands-based TABB Interior Systems (“TABB”) to set up “Tata Steel TABB Limited”.
Tata Steel TABB Limited will be engaged in the manufacturing of honeycomb cored sandwich composite panels that are used extensively for railway interiors, globally. This project is coming up at Khopoli in Maharashtra’s Raigad district.
Tata Steel set up its business in new materials to explore opportunities in materials beyond steel. The financial year 2021-22 saw the completion of this business’s fourth year of operations, and currently, the business has three verticals – Composites, Graphene, and Medical Materials and Devices.
TABB Interior Systems is based in Tilburg, the Netherlands. TABB’s expertise is in offering a full range of services to the railway interiors sector in design, engineering, project management, supply, and after-sales service support.
The project will service the requirements of European and other global railways as well as Indian metro projects. It is being facilitated through a Technology License Agreement pursuant to which TABB shall license the technology, the proprietary information, and the patents of the products and processes of this genre as well as facilitate business development in global and Indian markets.