MONITORING REPORT IBD: The Technology Upgradation and Skill Development Company has commissioned the construction work of Light Engineering Upgradation Centre at the Hub Industrial and Trading Estate (HITE) in Baluchistan with a total cost of Rs 217.89million.
An acclaimed contractor has been taken on board to build up a state-of-the-art unit to facilitate the Light Engineering Cluster of Baluchistan with improved access to high-tech equipment and technology with an extended avenue of skill development for the pertinent manpower.
According to an official, a piece of land measuring 8000 square meters has already been provided by the Lasbela Industrial Estates Development Authority (LIEDA) to establish Light Engineering Upgradation Centre for SMEs in Baluchistan.
The project is being implemented in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank as a part of Government of Pakistans 5 years SME Sector Development Program. Under this collation, two more Engineering Support Centres are going to be setup in Hyderabad and Peshawar.