EEE Students Visit Liberty Knitwear Ltd in Gazipur
A group of 45 students and 3 faculty members from the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) visited Liberty Knitwear Ltd at Kaliakoir, Gazipur on 02 April 2016 as a part of their field experience programme. IEEE IUB Student Branch arranged this industrial tour. In the day-long industrial tour, students were accompanied by their faculty members: Dr. Kafiul Islam, Ms. Afroza Sultana and Ms. Saila Ishrat Annie. During the visit of the Knitwear factory, students were briefed on the step-by-step production and knitting process which is done in the factory. During this tour, the students visited the electrical section of the factory, control room, engine room, knitting machine room, labor workspace and quality control room. Students were also visited the transmission control room, load management and monitoring room, and distribution switch terminals of the factory's substation. The question and answer session provided good insight into these important operations, protocols and machines. On the whole, the day-long industrial tour was an excellent opportunity for the students of EEE & ETE majors to learn about the practical applications of their classroom-based knowledge.