Industrial Visit to Komul on 12-10-2018

Industrial Visit to Kolar-Chickballapur District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Limited (KOMUL) diary plant, Nandi Cross, Chickaballapur was organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineeering on 12.10.2018. Mr. Venugopal, Diary Manager, explained practically how Ultra-high temperature processing (UHT) is carried out in milk industry. Mr. Venugopal, Diary Manager, demonstrated ultra-high temperature processing technology that sterilizes liquid food, chiefly milk, by heating it above 135 °C the temperature required to kill spores in milk for 1 to 2 seconds. Mr. Uday Kumar, Executive discussed with students regarding storage of milk, effect of chilling system set up, boilers, automatic fuel feeding process to boiler and automatic flexi-packing system. Then students were visited to the plant and had observed the chillers system & Vapour absorption system setup & they collect the information regarding it. This Industrial Visit was coordinated by Mr. Prashanth Kumar S and Mr. Bandoli Siddheshwar Iresh, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department under the guidance of Dr. N Kapilan, (HOD, Department of Mechanical Engineering).