The Engineering Department, Chemical Engineering Section, of the University of Technology and Applied Sciences-Salalah visited Dhofar Beverages and Foodstuffs CO., S.A.O.G. The company has been selling beverages for 40 years and is one of the largest beverage companies in Salalah, Oman. The main objective of the industrial tour is to provide exposure and awareness of emerging innovations in the plant's overall operation and process.
Mr. Jahangir Sheikh, Factory Manager, explained the complete process and operation of the company, which engages in the canning, bottling, and distribution of soft drinks and mineral water in the Sultanate of Oman, Yemen, and Somalia. Visiting industries provide a combination of knowledge and engagement with both theory and practical applications of the latest technological developments, as well as the opportunity to improve teaching and learning skills.