The Mechanical Engineering Department organized an industrial visit to ‘Balaji Industries’, M.I.D.C. Hingana, Nagpur, for 20 students of the 5th Semester, Section –B, on 25th July 2017.
This industry manufactures PVC pipes in diameter range- 20 mm to 160 mm. Mr. Girija Shankar Pandey, production incharge, explained in detail the different processes in pipe making such as compounding of materials, hot mixing, extrusion, pipe sizing, and socketing. Students keenly observed the entire process, raising several questions related to the products and industry. The visit concluded handing over a ‘Thankyou’ letter from the College to Mr. Vyankatesh, Proprietor of the Industry. Prof. V.C. Sontake, organized the visit and accompanied the students.