Tata Motors, India’s leading automobile manufacturer, reaffirms its dedication to sustainable mobility with the inauguration of its second Registered Vehicle Scrapping Facility (RVSF) in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The facility, named ‘Re.Wi.Re – Recycle with Respect,’ was inaugurated by Smt Tukuni Sahu, Hon’ble Minister of Water Resources, Commerce & Transport, Government of Odisha, and witnessed the presence of delegates from the Odisha Government and Tata Motors. This state-of-the-art facility sets an example by utilizing eco-friendly processes and has the capacity to safely and sustainably disassemble 10,000 end-of-life vehicles each year. Developed and operated in partnership with Empreo Premium, the RVSF is equipped to scrap end-of-life passenger and commercial vehicles of all brands. This launch is a significant milestone for Tata Motors’ ongoing sustainable initiatives, building on the success of its first facility in Jaipur, Rajasthan.
During the launch event of Tata Motors’ Re.Wi.Re RVSF in Odisha, Smt Tukuni Sahu, the Hon’ble Minister of Water Resources, Commerce & Transport, Government of Odisha, expressed her excitement, saying, “Today marks a remarkable milestone in our journey towards sustainable development in Odisha. This new scrappage facility is a crucial step towards reducing the environmental impact of our transportation sector. Not only does it provide a convenient and safe way to dispose of old vehicles, but it also promotes the adoption of cleaner and more efficient transportation methods. We commend Tata Motors and all parties involved in making this project a reality, and we call upon our citizens to join us in creating a cleaner and greener future.”
Rajesh Kaul, Business Head – Trucks, Tata Motors, added, “Tata Motors is deeply committed to driving sustainable, eco-friendly mobility solutions and complete lifecycle management. With the inauguration of our latest RVSF in Odisha, we embark on a transformative journey towards responsible end-of-life vehicle scrapping in the state. Through globally benchmarked recycling processes and modern equipment for safe and sustainable vehicle scrapping, we aim to extract the utmost value from scrap materials and minimize waste for a brighter future. We extend our appreciation to the Government of Odisha for their extraordinary efforts in making this project a reality. These decentralized facilities will not only benefit our customers but also contribute to economic growth, generate employment opportunities, and meet the need for eco-friendly vehicle scrapping.”
Re.Wi.Re. stands as a cutting-edge facility designed specifically for dismantling end-of-life passenger and commercial vehicles of all brands, with a strong focus on employing environmentally friendly practices. The facility operates seamlessly and paperlessly, employing a fully digital approach. Dedicated stations cater to the safe dismantling of various components, including tyres, batteries, fuel, oils, liquids, and gases. Each vehicle undergoes a meticulous documentation and dismantling process tailored to the requirements of passenger and commercial vehicles. This thorough approach ensures maximum attention to detail and guarantees the safe disposal of all components. Ultimately, the Re.Wi.Re. facility represents a pioneering step in fostering sustainable practices within the automotive industry.