All set to start bulk production of ‘Dhanush–155’ gun

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Oct 2018 15:12:25


Team Dhanush comprised of Gun Carriage Factory (GCF) Jabalpur, ODC/GCF, WDET and DGQA and other sister factories is all set to kick-start the bulk production of indigenously developed ‘Dhanush – 155’ gun.

This was informed during the visit of Ordnance Factory Board, Member (WV&F), Hari Mohan and OFB, Deputy Director General (Weapon) at Gun Carriage Factory Jabalpur, on Friday. Senior officers visited production sections of Dhanush and its components and reviewed the problems with minute details and suggested the various alternative solutions to the problems.

In an important meeting with senior officers of GCF, ODC/GCF, WDET, Director General Quality Assurance (DGQA) and other sister factories, board member informed about the main emphasis on production of Dhanush as team Dhanush completed preparations for starting bulk production of the indigenously developed gun.

Senior General Managers, OFC and officers from FGK were also present in the meeting. They presented their preparedness for supplying ordnances in future production. Long term plan to enhance the production as per desired rate was also discussed.