Samin’s Textile ltd

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Location: It is located in Manga Mandi Raiwand Road District Qasoor Lahore. Type of industry: Here was partial FMS. We met with textile engineer Irfan Zahid having thirteen year relevant experience. Suggestions he given to us about full implementation of FMS were: • • • • It requires less labor so reduce labor cost. Quality gets improved due to it. It is most suited for foreign countries. Our current machinery suit the required demand.

Nassar Ullah Plastic Mouldings:
Location: It is located in Umar Town Majid Street Plot no. 56 Baud Road Sherakot Lahore. Type of industry: It has partial FMS. M.Nasrullah (MS mechanical) received us. He had seven yrs experience. Suggestions: • • • • We have lack of human skills Power outages So full FMS implementation is difficult for us. In order to implement full FMS the government should facilitate our required needs e.g. fulfilling energy crises, good policies etc.

Pesticides Industry (Ali Akbar group)
Location: It is located in Defence Road of Raiwand Road, Lahore. Type of industry: Here FMS is partially implemented. We were welcomed here by production manager named Zahid Hussain Anjum having 18 years experience. Suggestions: • • We should adopt full FMS because it can enhance our productivity and quality Although it has high initial cost but the running cost is less.

For this the machinery has to be imported which takes time so easy access should be made possible.

Lucky plastic industries:
Location: 3.5 km Manga Mandi Raiwand Road. Type of industry: It has partial FMS.It has been replaced from traditional to the current setup. We met with mechanical engineer Irfan Ul Haq having 17 years experience Suggestions: • • Due to new setup our market shares has increased but we lack required skills. Maintenance cost is increased as we replaced our setup to partial FMS, yet we want to implement full FMS to further increase our production rate by reducing losses and labor cost etc.

Izhar Steel (pvt) limited
Location: 36 km Multan Road Lahore near Manga Mandi Lahore. Type of industry: It has partial FMS. We were warmly received by Mechanical Engineer Masood Akhtar. He has got 12 years of experience in his field. Suggestions: We have not implemented full FMS due to: • Imbalanced Government policies • Unavailability of required skills • Unavailability of materials • High maintenance cost • But due to full FMS we can compete bitterly in market with respect to quality and fame in the society. After replacing traditional setup to partial FMS our customer is satisfied now and MLT is reduced.

Ellcot Spinning mills ltd
Location: 6.3km Manga Mandi Raiwand Road Mozarossa District Qasoor Lahore. Type of industry: It has partial FMS.

We were given some suggestions by a textile engineer Rana Rizwaan Saqib having 6 years of experience. Suggestions: He told us that for implementation of full FMS they should given relief in taxes on importing latest Hi-tech machines. • Electricity and power sources should b available frequently and low cost. From our practical experienced first we replaced traditional setup to partial FMS and now we are interested in buying new models of machinery which is more automatic and quality oriented. •

Atlas Honda limited:
Location: 26 km on Shekhopora Road Lahore. Type of industry: It is automobile industry having partial FMS. We met there with Waleem Abbas which was a B.Sc Mechanical Engineer having an experience of one year. Suggestions: • • • Although we are in a position to compete with our competitors yet there is a need to increase production rate to meet the increasing demand and for this reason full FMS will help us a lot. The government should facilitate us by reducing the taxes on importing high technology. The capital cost is also high.

Qadri Engineering (pvt) limited
Location: 38 km Multan Road Lahore. Type of industry: It is a heavy manufacturing industry having TRADITIONAL SETUP. There we met with Faisal Saleem (MS computer science) having 11 years experience. Suggestions: • • • • FMS is well to be established in industries having mass production and it’s a jobbing based industry. An important point here is that the labor cost here is less as compared to other countries so the need for full implementation here is not necessary. Labor cost is reduced through full FMS. Maintenance is difficult and need skilled persons.

Royal PVC (pvt) limited
Location: It is 113- Industrial Estate, Jamrud Road, Peshawar, and KPK. Type of industry: It has traditional setup. There we met with a polymer engineer having 5 years of experience. His name was Amjad Wahab who gave us some suggestions. Suggestions: As we have changed our setup from traditional to partial FMS and got a lot of benefit although we faced certain hurdles. Now our aim is to replace this setup with full FMS but we can’t do this due to; • Poor electricity conditions in Pakistan • High cost machinery is needed So if electricity is made available and the labor is given proper education and moreover the taxes are reduced then we can replace our existing setup.

Tiger hosiery mills (pvt) limited
Location: 22km.off Ferozpur Road Lahore. Type of industry: This factory has a traditional setup. There we met with Tahir Rafique who had 10 years of experience. Suggestions: • • The government should have to adopt such policies which should be in favoure to textile Should give us the capital cost as debt so that we can import advance machinery to replace the existing setup.

M-TECH
Location: 22km. off Ferozpur Road Lahore. Type of industry: It has traditional setup. There we met with Engr. Amanullah. After giving us the data he gave us some suggestions. Suggestions: • FMS is a revolutionary towards technical age and that every manufacturer should adopt this new system to improve its productivity and quality.

Government should help the provision of the required facilities to implement the system properly.

Sadiq Vegetable Ghee Mills (pvt) limited
Location: 21-km. Ferozpur Road Lahore. Type of v industry: It has traditional setup. Muhammad Shiraz an old and 26 years experienced Engr. gave us some suggestions. Suggestions: As this is an era of advance technology but yet we are in a poor condition. The reason is that the government doesn’t provide us a law and order environment along with the improved tax rates so that we can import the required machines.