Post-Harvest Machinery and Equipment (PHME) Testing Centre  at ICAR-Central Institute of Post-Harvest Engineering and Technology (CIPHET), Ludhiana, Punjab, is authorized by the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare (Govt. of India). The aim of establishing PHME Testing Centres is to ensure the supply of quality agricultural machinery and equipment under Government Programs. PHME Testing Centres ICAR-CIPHET, Ludhiana, has modern precision measuring instruments, equipment for machine and material testing. In the financial year 2021-22, PHME Testing Centre, ICAR-CIPHET, Ludhiana, has issued 49 test reports.

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Vishwakarma

Designation: Pr. Scientist & OIC PHMETC as Testing Authority
Qualification: Ph.D, ( Agril. Chemical Engg.)
Contact No.: 0161-2313120
Email ID: Rajesh.Vishwakarm[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in

Dr. Ranjeet Singh

Designation: Pr. Scientist (APE)
Qualification: Ph.D
Contact No.: 0161-2313141
Email ID: Ranjeet.Singh[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in

Dr. Bhupendra M Ghodki

Designation: Scientist
Qualification: P.hD.
Contact No.: (O) 0161-2313168
Email ID: bhupendra.ghodki[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in

Ms. Thongam Sunita Devi

Designation: Scientist
Qualification: M.Tech. (AS&PE)
Contact No.:
Email ID: thongam.devi[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in

Sh. Sukhwinder Singh Sekhon

Designation: Technical Assistant
Qualification: M.E. Mechanical Engineering
Contact No.: 0161-2313185
Email ID: sukhwinder.sekhon[at]icar[dot]gov[dot]in