Tata Motors has today announced that it has filed 80 patents and received 98 patents in the calendar year 2020 and it shows the progression in engineering expertise and innovation. In most cases, the patents relate to the CESS (connected, electrified, sustainable and safe) automobiles. It also comprises of improvements made in field like automotive electronics, noise vibration and harshness, conventional and advanced powertrain systems, as well as safety.
“At Tata Motors, we have a rich history of introducing innovations that develop to become industry benchmarks. We encourage our talented team to think afresh and challenge the status quo in our consistent pursuit of excellence. A carefully curated solution-oriented approach enables us to collectively ideate, innovate and collaborate to evolve new technologies, products and processes to delight customers,” Tata Motors Chief Technology Officer Rajendra Petkar said.
“Consistently developing intellectual capabilities and properties at an institutional level is key for the advancing India’s auto industry’s role in building ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’. At Tata Motors, our objective is to create best in class ‘Make in India’ products that offer global standards design, safety, comfort and drivability,” he added.
Tata Motors won the ‘Best Patents Portfolio for a Large (Manufacturing/Engineering) Organization’ honor at the 6th CII Industrial Intellectual Property Awards 2020. The automobile manufacturer also won the IP Excellence Recognition award at the 2019 Questel Executive IP Summit. It was also acknowledged amongst India’s Top 15 Innovative Companies by Clarivate Analytics in 2019.