Indus Towers, world’s largest telecom tower company (outside China), has bagged the ‘Top Innovative Company (Large) in Services’ award at the fifth CII Industrial Innovations Awards 2018. With this, the company has also been recognized as one of the ‘Top 25 Most Innovative Companies in India’ by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
Launched in 2014, the CII Industrial Innovation Awards identify and celebrate innovative Indian enterprises across various sectors to encourage industry to adopt a structured Innovation Framework in their operations and measure their performance periodically on the way to moving up the Innovation Value Chain. The Framework has been widely appreciated by the industry and the number of applications for this prestigious award has been increasing year after year.
Sharing his perspective on this recognition, Bimal Dayal, CEO, Indus Towers, said, “It is indeed an honour to be selected in this category and I thank CII for this recognition. Innovation really has been the DNA of Indus Towers right from its inception. Our recent win of the prestigious Deming Prize reiterates our unflinching commitment towards innovation; which isn’t just limited to our products and technologies but spans across our systems and processes.”
This award is a validation of the rigorous and credible measurement system that Indus Towers has established in India in a short span of time. With robust technological innovations and tower portfolio, Indus Towers has the widest coverage in India and ensures seamless network connectivity.
Indus Towers’ innovative portfolio of ‘Nextgen Towers’ which has been designed to meet the demands of aesthetic cityscapes, premium city locations and smart cities has helped the company achieve the status of Most Innovative Companies. The other innovation presented in this category is the new product solution called SPS (Simple Power Solution) developed to utilize 1/2/3 phase EB (Grid). The USP of this product is all about storing energy for DG triggering purpose from the existing site DC (Direct Current) source. This innovation is a first in the industry as a new product benefiting Indus, manufacturers and the tower fraternity.
The Industrial Innovation Awards identifies and celebrates innovative Indian enterprises across various sectors such as Telecom, Robotics, Energy & Power, Manufacturing and IT, and is one of the most coveted innovation awards in India.
Indus Towers also recently won the Deming Prize for its distinctive performance improvements through the application of Total Quality Management (TQM) Practices. The Deming Prize is the oldest and most widely recognized, given to companies that have established customer-oriented business objectives and strategies, and implemented TQM to achieve it. – The Week