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Ichalkaranji Engineering Association is affiliated to Kolhapur Engineering Association, Deccan Manufacturers Association, Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce. Our Ex-Presidents Shri. Pratap Hogade and Shri. Prakash Satpute are on the executive committee of Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Bombay, and they are very sincerely working as directors for the last several years. IEA is an active participant in District ‘Udyog Mitra’ monthly meetings and has established very good contacts with DIC Kolhapur and with various authorities of State and Central Govt.


Ichalkaranji Engineering Association has promoted a Credit Society viz. Udyojak Sahakari Pat Sanstha with a view to helping the poor craftsman as well as financially weak member units. Apart from the above, we have promoted “Anand Bazar” for the benefit of our members. This fair price shop is doing very good service with the social sense to provide essential commodities at the lowest possible prices. Our members often face different kinds of problems in various manufacturing activities and its respective markets. IEA serves to coordinate its members’activities so that they can exchange information and co-operate in overcoming business difficulties efficiently.


Ichalkaranji Engineering Association organizes short-duration training programs useful for our SSI member units. Association is always busy in conducting Entrepreneurship Development Program, Apprentice Development Program, Educational Business Tours for the members and for society. Well trained and expert specialists are invited to conduct seminars on various subjects to solve the problems of member units. IEA is always in contact with the members with the media of “Engineering Monthly News Bulletin.” With help of this bulletin, members of IEA get the latest information and news door to door.

Awareness Programs

Ichalkaranji Engineering Association celebrates 15th September as Engineer’s Day every year, on the occasion of Birthday of Sir M. Visvesvaraya, the eminent Engineer of India. UDYOGSHREE AWARDS are given to outstanding member units, who have made remarkable progress in the field of FOUNDRY, MANUFACTURING and JOB WORK Sectors. IEA organizes Industrial Exhibition at the interval of every 3 years.

Ichalkaranji Engineering Association is having a constant awareness of the problems of SSI units, their promotion, development a Goodwill to increase co-operation amongst the members of our Association. We appreciate the co-operation and assistance being received from time to time from General Manager DIC Kolhapur Shri. V. D. Malavade and relevant Govt. agencies to achieve the goal.

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