Royal Enfield to adopt dry wash system in service centres in Chennai


CHENNAI, June 26: Iconic motorcycle manufacturer

Royal Enfield Wednesday said it would adopt dry wash system in

all its service centres in the city, which has been reeling

under a severe water crisis.

“The implementation of this system will help save

approximately 18 lakh litres of water every month,” a

company statement said here.

Commenting on the use of dry wash system, Royal

Enfield, Head-India Business, Shaji Koshy said, “this

initiative is part of our longstanding commitment to ensure

best in class customer experience.”

“The situation in Chennai has allowed us to innovate

and bring efficiencies in our own operations which is always

the objective,” he said.

“We have piloted this initiative in Chennai owing to

the water scarcity and we plan to take this (initiative) to

other cities in Tamil Nadu as well,” he said.

He said dry wash was a great technological advancement

which reduced water consumption without compromising on wash

quality and lessens the servicing time per vehicle.

The company claimed that the dry wash system uses

comparatively lesser quantity of water without compromising on

the quality of cleaning.

The final wash quality would be on par with

conventional method while saving a lot of water, the statement


Royal Enfield has over 900 workshops across more than

600 towns and cities, it said. (PTI)