Industrial Visit to Skytouch Ceramic Pvt Ltd on September 12th, 2016

Date of visit: September 12, 2016

Place of visit: Skytouch Ceramic Pvt. Ltd.

Accompanying Faculty Members: Dr. Sushmita Ganguly and Dr. Shailesh Thakarar

On September 12, 2016, the Department of Chemistry, Christ College, Rajkot had organized an industrial visit to the Skytouch Ceramic Pvt Ltd, situated in Jetpar road, Morbi. Second year B.Sc students nearly 60 students accompanied by two faculty members of the Chemistry Department, Dr. Ganguly and Dr. Shailesh Thakrar visited the ceramic industry.

From College the bus started around 8.30am. Morbi is a newly formed district on the North West side of Rajkot city. Morbi being famous for its ceramic industries and students study in their syllabus we decided to show the students Skytouch Ceramic Pvt Ltd. situated in Jetpar road Morbi. Skytouch Ceramic Pvt Ltd is actively involved in large scale production of many ceramic products especially Glaze Wall tiles. After reaching there in about 2 hour by bus, the students were taken inside the industry and divided into two groups. The students entered into the huge manufacturing plant and were given detail description of the working production plant by senior production officer. The students received a great deal of knowledge from them on how a plant works and how the raw materials are processed in different zone. Later on the students were taken to computer lab, where they got information how the different kind of design made up on the surface of raw glaze and how the raw tiles rough surface converted into smoother ones. During whole visit students continuously asked question and were guided by production officer. The visit to the Skytouch Ceramic Pvt. Ltd was a knowledge gaining experience for the students.

The visit was made possible by the help of Mr. Haresh Kagathara M.D. Skytouch Ceramic Pvt. Ltd, Morbi. The students were very happy with the industrial tour that enhanced their knowhow of ceramic industry after visiting Skytouch Ceramic Pvt. Ltd.

Industrial Visit to Skytouch Ceramic Pvt Ltd
Industrial Visit to Skytouch Ceramic Pvt Ltd

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