Details of visit:
Date: 15th May 2016 and 12th April 2017
Place: Z.I. Rue des Metaux, Ben Arous 2013
Number of Participants: 33 IEEE INSAT student members
About the visit:
IEEE IAS members had 2 industrial visits to Valeo Ben Arous, which is an important supplier, providing a wide range of products to auto manufacturers and after-markets.
The visit was insured by the HR general services coordinator Mr. Amine Belhadj. Thanks to the visits, we gained a better understanding of the company and its operations. It was both enjoyable and informative.
During the 1st visit we’ve met Mr. Sofiene NASRAOUI -Quality Engineer at Valeo- who explained to us the working of some machinery, allowing us to understand the functioning of different process and get answers to our questions.
Also we’ve met Mr.Abdel Karim MESKIN -Research & Development Engineer at Valeo- .Thanks to his detailed explanation that enabled us to know the role of R&D engineer which is creating new business opportunities by researching and inventing new engineering and manufacturing methods, as well as applying new knowledge and technology to improve existing methods.
During our 2nd visit to the company, Mrs Khouloud MANAI, HR coordinator welcomed us and presented the new changes in Valeo since last year. After that, Mr. Wassim TARHOUNI –Industrial maintenance engineer at Valeo- took us on tour and provided us with information, explaining some of manufacturing process. We were so glad to have the tour with Mr. Wassim since he was a student at our University (graduation 2014). Therefore he gave us priceless advices of how to succeed our studies at INSAT and achieve our goals after university.
About the company: Smart Technology for Smarter cars
Valeo is an automotive supplier and partner to automakers worldwide. As a technology company, they design innovative solutions for smart mobility, with a particular focus on intuitive driving and reducing CO₂ emissions. The Group also provides and distributes spare parts for automakers and independent aftermarket operators. The company offers services in:
IEEE IAS INSAT SB Chair 2016-2017