ELCIA

Common Facility Centre


The ELCIA Cluster was formed with the objective to support the sustainability and growth of MSMEs by addressing common issues such as improvement of technology, skills and quality, market access, access to capital, etc.
A Common Facility Centre (CFC) was established under the guidelines of GoI’s MSME CDP (Cluster Development Program) scheme, with an aim to provide facilities for testing, raw material depot, complementing production processes, and training.
Its aim is to be a complete product development hub which the students members, entrepreneurs, and industries in and around Electronics City. They can finish the complete product development process namely, Concept, Prototype, Testing, and Production, the four stages of product making process.

The equipment available at the facility are:

  • Vertical Machining
  • Spark Erosion Machine
  • Laser Cutting Machine
  • Welding machines
  • Surface grinders
  • Lathe machines, and
  • measuring systems for mechanical prototypes.

For Electronics prototypes, equipment available are:

  • SMT Assembler
  • Solder plate printer
  • X-Ray machine
  • Optical inspection machines
  • Fabrication machines
  • Hot and cold chamber, and
  • Measuring instruments like Oscilloscopes, LCR Bridge, multi-meter, and clamp meter.

Value Addition Offered by CFC to Members

  • It will increase the productivity and decrease the processing time used for innovation, further helping the cluster members to experiment on a higher knowledge-intensive level, and will enhance their technical expertise.
  • This will help the cluster members increase their market potential as well.
  • It will reduce the number of iterations in the development and testing process due to non-availability of schedule from MNCs and PSUs.

News and updates

XIME SME Excellence Awards 2021

XIME proudly presents its first-ever SME Excellence Awards 2021. XIME has always focused on fostering entrepreneurship. In this trying time, we want to recognize the resilience of the SMEs – the backbone of our economy – in managing and adapting their business to a COVID world.

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31-03-2021

Job Vacancy at ELCIA

We have two job vacancies, one for mechanical faculty and one for electronics. The requirements are listed below. (more…)

25-03-2021

ELCIA Knowledge club

Technology and business are always evolving. We must reskill ourselves continuously so that our skill sets and experiences stay relevant. Many companies in Electronics City possess knowledge and skills in different fields that could be of great value. We thought, why not share this knowledge? (more…)

16-03-2021