The ASME Club of the Mechanical Engineering Department in Tripoli organised a site visit to the company of Bou chelhoub industries in the industrial zone of Zahle’s city on Thursday 19 September 2019 and was welcomed by Engineer Wasim Bou chelhoub. The visit was an opportunity to see what the company is doing from design, where a mechanical engineering softwares are used by a group of mechanical engineers and then passing by the production of the components to end up in the assembly department. The company manufactures fruit sorting production lines and also manufactures equipment for solid waste sorting plants as it is one of the main companies in this field in Lebanon. The visit was an opportunity for students to see in practice how mechanical systems are designed and manufactured and how they are made according to the standards and methods learned in their various courses at the university.
After the visit to the company, students visited the Center for Environment and Development Research at Beirut Arab University-Bekaa Branch.