FPSI organized a meeting with Belagavi Fluid Power industry and institutes fraternities on 2nd February’19 and was held at KLS Gogte Institute of Technology, Udyambag, Belagavi. This was attended by over 25 delegates including Orione Hydraulics, Plus One Metal Fabric, Hyloc Hydrotecniques, Hydropack, Expert Engineering and from academia KLEMSS College of Engineering, KLSGIT.
The meeting was aimed towards reconnecting with Belgaum fluid power industries which is estimated to generate over 330 crores in revenue. Similar activities are planned in other cities.
It was proposed to have KLS Gogte as a nodal point of contact for FPSI Belagavi Regional activities as they have a better industry connect. KLSGIT should play a pivotal role in conducting meetings and activities of FPSI at Belgaum.
Various points were discussed upon including requirement of fluid power industry, reviewing the fluid power curriculum, present status of FPSI industry and involvement in FPSI activities such as CEO Conclave, Industry-Academia initiatives, Meet-the-Manufacturer programmes, Technical Seminars and others.
All the members agreed in principal to become individual / industry / institute member of FPSI. Invitation was extended to take part in FPTS 2019 seminar.