Central Workshop


Working Hours: 08:15 hrs to 16:45 hrs on all working days

The Central Workshop of TIFR provides high-quality solutions to complex mechanical engineering problems, which may include in-house design and development. It supports researchers in fabricating and modifying experimental setups besides developing a wide range of import substitutes. The following facilities available at the Central Workshop are extensively utilized and every effort is made to improve the sophistication of our capabilities.

  • Conventional Machining (Turning, Milling, Grinding (external & internal), Engraving
  • Welding
  • Fitting
  • Carpentry
  • Painting
  • Maintenance of Machines
  • CNC (Computer Numerical Control) Machining (Milling & Turning)
  • Electrical Discharge Machining
  • Metrology
  • Computer Aided Design & Drafting
  • Glass-Blowing and Glass-Working
  • Auto Workshop

Besides the manufacturing of parts based on specific user requirements, the Central Workshop also manufactures high-quality flanges and fittings for use with High and Ultra High Vacuum systems, and provides these as stock items for the Central Stores.

Work Order in Central Workshop can be placed online by using DATANET account. The drawing or sketch can also be attached in pdf format to the online form. Status of the work order is also updated in the DATANET.

Engineer In-charge:

Shri. Sangam Sinha                2278 2616            ssinha [at] tifr.res.in

Central Workshop Office        2278 2626


    Shri. R.D. Chogale     2278 2714

    Shri. Yogesh Arora     2278 2645

    Shri. S.S. Yadav           2278 2323

    Shri. D.K. Satpute       2278 2356

    Shri. P.S. Choudhari  2278 2644

    Shri. B.S. Basavraj     2278 2713

Glass Blowing Section: 2278 2536

Design & Drawing Office: 2278 2563

Auto Workshop               : 2278 2419/2902