Industrial Visit at HT Media Ltd, Udyog Vihar, Greater Noida
Post graduate students (MBA, M.Com- Previous and Final year) of School of Management and Commerce (SOMC) along with the first year class of B.Com, visited HT Media Printing House, one of the biggest printing facility in Asia. The students were exposed to the entire hydraulic and printing process, followed by coupling and detailing of newspaper segments. The plant has a phenomenal capacity to produce 90,000 papers per hour backed by over 30 strong team of maintenance and technical staff. Head of Operations-HR (Mr. Ayush) explained the entire logistics, supply chain mechanism and costing to the enthusiastic students. The students were excited to know that HT Media follows SIX SIGMA certification and utilizes environment friendly machines in its production process HT Media printing house at Greater Noida prints, HT Paper, Mint Paper, Hindustan Times and also, one outsource work of THE HINDU. The Plant is set up to meet the demand of North India on everyday basis. Overall it was an immensely fruitful learning experience for the budding managers and entrepreneurs as they could get the first hand experience of the intricate coordination between complex manmachine operations which makes it possible to deliver the newspaper at our doorstep – every morning.