About Quality Control Laboratory, Gun and Shell Factory
The quality control lab, had its origin as a part of Gun & Shell Factory at Cossipore and then known as "Foundry and Shell Factory" in the year 1872.
Metal & Steel Factory, Ishapor is also known as MSF and has facilities for state-of-the-art Quality intelligence personnel with sophisticated machinery consisting of Ultrasonography, Laboratory Chemical Testing, Computer aided Spectrographic, XRF Spectrometry, Hydrogen Gas Analyser, and 3D coordinator for precision dimensional measurement etc.
MSF also undertakes standardization and quality control of chemical as well as mechanical tests. There are very well established departments set up for in-house projects and external agencies with most accurate results under contracted projects.
This institute has a very well established and operational pilot scale multipurpose extraction plant. These facilities which MSF is providing are for internal R&D as well as for external agencies under mutually agreed terms & conditions. MSF also hires experienced and promising personnel and hence wants to raise its bar in the process in order to become the premier contact laboratory.