Insight Bureau: CIPET Bhubaneswar is setting up an exclusive Service centre in Siju Village, Paradip, Jagatsinghpur District. This was announced today by Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship while inaugurating the Petrochemical Investors Conclave 2017.
The service centre will provide technical support services for the new upcoming plastic industries which would come up in the Paradip Region.
Further State of the art infrastructure facilities in Design, Conventional and Advanced Tool Manufacturing, Plastic Processing such as Injection molding, Extrusion Blow molding, Stretch blow molding, Thermoforming, Extrusion, Raw Material and finished product testing, which will play a big support for the growth of the plastic and allied industries in the region, meet the day-to-day requirements of the plastic industries in terms of design, tooling, processing and testing and provide skill up gradation/reskilling as per Plastic industry requirements.
CIPET Odisha has four centres namely CIPET- High Learning Centre in Patia, Bhubaneswar; Laboratory for Advanced Research in Polymeric Materials (LARPM) (R&D wing of CIPET) in Patia, Bhubaneswar; CIPET – MCTI campus in Mancheswar, Bhubaneswar and Advanced Plastics Processing Technology Centre (APPTC) in Balasore. This new service centre is exclusively set up for the development of plastic industries in this region.
CIPET is providing 36 skill development training programs to petrochemical sector approved by National Skill Development Agency benefiting around 80,000 youths per year nationally and 8,000 youths in Odisha enabling supply line of skilled manpower required for the petrochemical sector in the region.