The department of Costume Design and Fashion organized one day industrial visit to Asian Fabricx Private Limited in Karur on 11/12/2018 for I and III Year students, visited unit 2 of Asian Fabricx semmaedai in karur. The unit mainly focuses on the manufacturing of the home furnishing products for their buyer Ikiya od Sweden. Mr.Ravikumar Assistant manager of weaving section addressed the students and introduced about the industry .The students were taken to various departments like weaving, fabric inspection, stitching, testing and packing. In Quality control and production unit 4-point system of fabric inspection was been followed. In testing department fabric pre and post finished and also packing materials were tested. Various equipments used for testing and the working mechanism was demonstrated to the students. Before packing with metal detector the finished sample were checked. After checking the samples are taken to packing department and ready to dispatch. He also explained about the working mechanism of Rapier, Jacquard and Projectile loom and their rate of production. Mr. Moorthy and Ms.Deepika guided the students for the various sections.
The students gained practical knowledge handling the raw materials, advanced method of laser cutting machine and different production of home furnishing products such as Bedspread, Curtain, Apron, Gloves, Cushion , Pot holder and Table cloth. All the students and staff members expressed their thanks to the official for the opportunity given. This trip was highly useful for the students the terms of practical knowledge and also be helpful for them to find placement opportunities in such industries.