The Escorts factories are located in Faridabad, an industrial township twenty kilometres south of Delhi. They are a clear expression of the architectural philosophy that guides the design of Stein's industrial structures. first, a search for expressive, economical, direct structure based on the most efficient engineering practice. Second, a careful use of local materials, often free-standing brick walls. Third, provision of considerable height to temper the effect of the severe tropical climate, and above such technical considerations as structure and economy, constant attention on creating an attractive ambience both within and around the work space.