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The Company The Plant
Located in the industrial zone of Hub about 35 kilometers from Karachi, Baluchistan Wheels Limited was setup in 1980 for the manufacturing of steel wheels for automobiles with technical collaboration of GKN Sankey Limited UK. The plant has a covered area of 16,000 square meters and builds on a land of 97,000 square meters. It has the capability to manufacture diverse range of wheels for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, agricultural tractors and 4x4 vehicles. The company is a corresponding member of European Tyre & Rim technical Organization (ETRTO) and its quality management system is certified for ISO-9002 by AIB Vincotte of Belgium.       The Plant is well equipped with highly sophisticated facilities comprising of the material preparation line, heavy and light duty rim lines, a press line having presses of upto 1500-ton capacity, an assembly and welding line with CO2 and submerged arc welding machines. The manufacturing is complemented by two conveyorised paint shops with seven stages pretreatment system and the second one comprises of the most modern Cathodic Electro Deposition painting process using latest paints from Kansai Paint Co. Japan. Specialized facilities of pickling and oiling shot blasting, tool and die making repairing and quality testing/inspection also exist.

The last three years witnessed significant growth in the automobile industry of
Pakistan . The rapid growth has been triggered by a regular high growth in economy and increase in the purchasing power of customers. To meet the challenge of ever increasing demand in the country and as well as abroad, BWL brought a wide diversity in the products, currently the company operates on a total land of 97,000 square meters while plant has covered area of 16,000 square meters. The annual production capacity has increased from one million wheels to 2.5 million wheels per annum.

Process Improvement Quality Assurance System
With the assistance of Fontijne Grotnes- Holland, who is one of the best wheel machinery manufacturers, the latest developed process have been installed to produce wheel rims upto 16” diameter. For commercial vehicle wheels process improvement has been implemented with the assistance of Dong Feng – China , who is the biggest automobile manufacturers in China Quality Assurance System is backed by a laboratory equipped with tensile testing, hardness testing, metallographic and chemical testing equipment. For run-out checking BWL has two online automatic wheel gauging and low point marking station, so that the quality delivered to customers is 100% assured. Following high tech wheel testing facilities are also added in the existing plant for assurance of quality of wheels

  • Third machine for on line measurement of wheel runout and low point marking of car wheels
  • Cornering fatigue testing machine for car & commercial vehicles and
  • Radial fatigue testing machine for car & commercial vehicles
Research and Development Marketing
A constant need to come with newer and better modes of production has been the hallmark of BWL corporate philosophy. The R&D department is engaged in development of new products, improvement and upgrading of processes. This department is equipped with CAD/CAM facilities and CNC machines for in-house manufacturing of tooling & spares. BWL has the ability to develop wheels to specific requirement of the customers BWL has always keen in continuous investment in machinery and equipment to increase productivity and to achieve high quality. BWL supplies wheels for all major companies, OEM’s of Pakistan Automotive Industry. Its customers at present are Toyota , Honda, Suzuki, Dong Feng, Yuejin, Messy Ferguson, Fiat and Shanghai . BWL is also exporting wheels on regular basis to countries like Germany , England , Ireland , Italy , South America , Thailand , Malaysia , Syria , Sudan , Dubai , Sri-Lanka and Bangladesh etc

Our target is to increase our export orders by adding OEM customers abroad by using the advantage of our competitive prices and high quality standards and being in long term partnership. No order is too small. This is not just a claim… it’s our belief.
 
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