The Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department organized a fieldtrip to Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) Company on Thursday, March 19th
, 2015, in Musafah (Abu Dhabi). 32 students and five faculty members (Dr. Tawfiq Jaber, Dr. Karim Bourouni, Dr. Mehdi Shemirani, Dr. Mohammad Alkhedher, and Dr. Filippo Genco) have participated in this field trip. The program of the fieldtrip included a brief presentation of the company and a visit to different workshops:
Steel Shop: CNC cutting and various fabrication processes for new ship building construction.
Pipe Shop: Pipe Fabrication and Testing processes.
Machine Shop: Various machining techniques. Types of marine equipment and gears.
Electrical workshop and Calibration lab.
The students get the opportunity to discuss with the engineers and workers of the company on the functioning of the different machines and several aspects of the process were explained. The faculties, present in the field trip, took this opportunity to show to the students different concepts taught during their courses (Material, Maintenance, ...).
ADSB offered a coffee break to the group and organized a ceremony during which Dr. Tawfiq, the chair of the department, expressed the gratitude of ALHOSN university to ADSB for offering this kind of opportunity.