TRIP TO AMRITSAR CROWN CAPS LIMITED
(Coca Cola Bottling unit at Jandiala Guru, Amritsar)
(organized on 24th November, 2011)
On 24th November, 2011, commerce forum, DAV college Jalandhar organized an industrial tour to AMRTISAR CROWN CAPS LTD, One of the bottling plants of world’s renowned soft drink brand COCA COLA. THIS PLANT IS SITUATED AT Jandiala near Amritsar. There was a group of 45 students and 4 teachers namely prof Rajiv Puri, prof Manav Aggarwal, prof Nidhi Aggarwal and prof miss Richa Kohli which were cordially welcomed by the quality manager of the bottling unit mr Sandeep Chopra. Firstly, there was an interactive session between students and specially appointed tour guides in conference hall of the plant. There were three guides mr. Jarnail, mr. S.P.Gupta, and Mr. Raman who discussed about the products being manufactured at the plant namely COKE, LIMCA etc.
They acquainted students with how these products are bottled, how the water is purified, filled with all safety measures. The product passes through 20 quality checks so that a safe ,quality product is ensured to the consumers. Answering the queries of students ,coke personnel told that they have installed special lead purifiers to remove the effect of pesticide-contaminated water being used 4 filling.
Then the student were taken to various sections of the plant where the cold drink was being made through a systematic ,but enthralling process the whole production process is totally mechanized . the students were first taken to a section where PREFORMS(A SMALL PLASTIC TUBE ) is blown into a bottle with the help of temperature and pressure. Then those bottles are automatically taken into cleaning section and the purified water is filled in the bottles, where essence CO2 and sweeteners are mixed in it. AFTERWARDS the bottles are crowned, labeled and systematically packed in cartons, ready for transportation. The students were stunned to see the whole manufacturing process of a product which is gulped down so easily by anyone. They really appreciated the whole thing. Later on ,the refreshment was served by the bottling plant to each student. A vote of thanks was given by Prof. MANAV AGGARWAL, president COMMERCE FORUM,DAV COLLEGE, JALANDHAR.
Students also visited jallianwala bagh, golden temple, vaishno mata temple and wagah border during this trip. They got their meals at “THE BROTHERS” and “ROYAL CASTLE HOTEL” in Amritsar.
PROF. MANAV AGGARWAL PROF. C.B.GAUR DR. B.B.SHARMA
President Head of the Deptt Principal
(Commerce Forum) & vice principal