Industry Visit to IFB Industries and Crompton Fan Factory, Goa

Feb 22, 2020

The Department of Mechanical Engineering organized an Industrial visit to 6th B students to IFB Industries and Crompton Fan Factory Goa on 21- 22 February  2020 coordinated by Mr. Grynal D'Mello. Mr. Melwyn Castelino and Mr. Bhaskara P Achar, Assistant Professors accompanied the students during the visit. IFB is one of the leading manufacturers of home appliances. 1600 washing machines per day and 1200 refrigerators per week are manufactured here. The detailed manufacturing process was briefed by Ms. Filu Monteiro (HR) of IFB Goa Unit, Verna. IFB relies on word of mouth marketing rather than advertisements. Students were able to see the complete manufacturing process of IFB washing machines from raw materials to sheet bending, injection moulding, 3D printing to final packed product. Moreover, the plant also manufactures microwave ovens, refrigerators and air conditioners. Crompton Fan factory is an assembly unit in Goa producing varieties of ceiling fans