Indian Plumbing Association Collaborates with Goa Engineering College for Centre of International Plumbing Practices

Goa (India), July 10: Indian Plumbing Association (IPA) National Executive Board members Gurmit Singh Arora and Chandra Shekhar Gupta met with the honourable Chief Minister of Goa, Dr. Pramod Sawant, on Monday, 5th July 2023. The discussion centred around the development of the Centre of International Plumbing Practices (COIPP), a state-of-the-art working plumbing lab to be established at Goa Engineering College.

Dr. Pramod Sawant extended his support and blessing for the COIPP initiative during the meeting, offering his full assistance in its growth. The IPA NEB emphasised the need to use proper plumbing practices in the built environment. The leaders also proposed that periodical Water Audits be implemented in all buildings, which might result in considerable water conservation and the identification of problem areas for improved installations.

Ashok Joshi, Chair of IPA’s Goa Chapter, and Vice Chair Guruprasad Mantravadi were also present at the meeting. The IPA signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Goa Engineering College on 9th July 2021 to establish COIPP. The lab will encompass an area of 625 sq m on the college campus.

The Centre of International Plumbing Practices (COIPP) is a collaborative initiative between the Indian Plumbing Association, the apex body of plumbing professionals in India, and Goa Engineering College. It aims to provide a platform for comprehensive learning, knowledge acquisition, and practical training for the plumbing and building fraternity. COIPP will feature demonstrations of the latest plumbing equipment and fittings for modern buildings.

The lab will include walk-through and see-through connections to enhance understanding and installation techniques, live display modules, and product display areas, including bathroom models, swimming pools, and tool rooms. Additionally, a library and workshop area will be available for students.

COIPP will showcase best plumbing practices while shedding light on the pitfalls of poor plumbing installations. It will facilitate the growth of plumbing knowledge and skills for professionals and workers employed by builders and contractors within a 400 km radius of Goa, benefiting an estimated workforce of over 50,000 individuals. Furthermore, COIPP is expected to attract a significant number of building professionals visiting Goa.

The Indian Plumbing Association looks forward to a fruitful collaboration with Goa Engineering College in establishing COIPP, fostering excellence in the plumbing industry, and promoting sustainable practices for the built environment.

If you have any objection to this press release content, kindly contact pr.error.rectification[at]gmail.com to notify us. We will respond and rectify the situation in the next 24 hours.

Press Release

IB Group Emerges as Top 5 Poultry Company in Asia

New Delhi (India), May 25: In a resounding testament to its remarkable growth trajectory, IB Group, in collaboration with Aviagen®, proudly announces a significant milestone: the acquisition of 100,000 Grandparent Poultry (GP) stock in a single financial year. This milestone not only underscores IB Group’s ascendancy as a leading player in the poultry industry but also highlights its steadfast commitment to sustainable growth and innovation. […]

Read More
Press Release

Mirrikh Infratech playing vital role of a catalyst in Dholera smart city’s growth

Surat (Gujarat) [India], May 25:  Mirrikh Infratech, a leading real estate company based in Surat city, is dedicated to helping individuals & businesses realise their dream of owning a piece of the futuristic Dholera Smart City, which is emerging as a global hub for investment and innovation. With over 14 years of experience in Dholera, […]

Read More
Press Release

Flomic Global Logistics Achieves Landmark Milestone with Make in India Gondola Freight Wagons Shipment to Africa

New Delhi [India], May 25: All India – Flomic Global Logistics, a leading freight forwarding company have secured a landmark achievement in the Indian logistics and maritime sectors with the successful loading of the first-ever “Make in India” Gondola freight wagons through DPA Kandla. This significant event underscores Flomic’s logistical expertise and operational excellence. The shipment […]

Read More