Purpose of visit:
- To get hands on experience of the various procedures involved in carpet making.
- To increase the practical know how of our students in the field of textile (spinning, weaving, dyeing & chemical processing).
- Explore IICT, Bhadohi library for the books useful for our course curriculum
The Indian Institute of Carpet Technology popularly known as IICT, the only of its kind in Asia, has been set up by Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India to provide much needed support to Textile, Carpet and allied Industries. The Institute is affiliated to U.P. Technical University, Lucknow. The Institute is equipped with latest machines, plants, looms and other infrastructure for running the courses.
Students were divided into groups and taken to different sections, under the guidance of the faculty members of IICT. Various steps involved in the making of carpets were explained to them in detail. The students were also given a tour of various custom-designed machines used in the carpet making industry.
IICT's Units Visited:
Learnt a lot about fiber, yarn and fabric identification and properties.
Fiber and fabric dyeing, chemical properties of different fabrics, yarns n fibers , were explored.
Carpet & home textile designing department. :
Floor covering design, design digitization were explained.
Explored for design & other useful resource material for our institute.
Spinning work shop:
Yarn manufacturing process, different machineries of the yarn manufacturing process sequence were seen,
Learnt about Handloom & power loom parts and its working, and got a precise idea of the textile designing.
learnt about different dyeing methods and machineries