CECOS University

Peshawar Light Engineering Centre (PLEC)

Peshawar Light Engineering Centre (PLEC) has been established at CECOS Industrial Liaison Centre, Industrial Estate, Peshawar. The PLE is a joint venture of CECOS and Technology Upgradation and Skill Development Company (TUSDEC) in partnership with the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The Centre is quite in line with the policy of the Government and Higher Education Commission. This Centre is unique of its kind in terms of public-private partnership which is helping in bridging the gap between academia and industry. The PLEC is exclusive for KPK and other industrial resource centres to upgrade skills and enhance their capacity for improving product quality by using this state-of-the-art facility. This Centre is providing the engineering industry of KP with modern design and fabrication solutions, training, technical assistance and consultancy in product manufacturing. It is working as a (CFC) Common Facility Centre, Product Development Institute and Skill Development, Training and Designing Centre. Apart from this, the Centre is also promoting technology and skill development among students and researchers of CECOS University.

Targeted Industries:

The Centre is providing design support and maintenance, testing, certification, incubation, applied research and other support to the following industries in particular:

  • Rubber and Plastic Goods
  • Match Manufacturing
  • Metal and Metal Products
  • Engineering and Electronic Goods
  • Auto Rickshaw & scooters/ Motorcycles
  • Hunting & Sporting Arms
  • Other Metal Aluminum Products Manufacturer

The following facilities are available at the state-of-the-art Peshawar Light Engineering Centre (PLEC):

  • CNC Vertical Machining Centre (VMC)
  • CNC Turning Centre
  • Wire Cut
  • EDM Machine
  • CNC Folder Press
  • CNC Pipe bender
  • Coordinate Measuring Machine
  • CNC Marking and Graving
  • Electroplating equipment
  • Tempering hardening furnace
  • Salt bath furnace
  • Muffle furnace
  • Conventional Machining Section
  • Welding Section