Machinery and Chemical Industry Corporation (Makine ve Kimya Endüstrisi Kurumu); The corporation mainly produces equipment for the Turkish Armed Forces, such as the ammunition for small arms and heavy weapons, artillery systems, aerial bombs, mines, explosives, and rockets. MKEK also manufactures civil-purpose products such as steel, brass, and electrical parts and equipment. Its large range of defense industry products are not only demanded in Turkey, but are exported to more than 60 countries worldwide. http://www.mkek.gov.tr/en/default.aspx http://www.mkek.gov.tr/en/corporate.aspx It was my the first obligatory summer training during my university education. I believe that I have learn a lot of things about all of the manufacturing process, different kinds of machinings, variable production types, the type of materials and weaponary.
Endel Industrial Products http://www.endelgroup.com/whoweare.php http://www.kilicoglu.com.tr/old/en/ Endel Group of Companies consists of twelve companies divided into two branches, as Building Materials Group and Industrial Products Group. Building Materials Group produces clay roof tiles under the brand name Kılıçoğlu and is the market leader with over 85 years of experience. Endel Industrial Products Group produces cable harnesses, condensers and dishwasher baskets under brand names Kabel and Bekel. Endel Industrial Products Group aims to be the partner in tailor made solutions to its customers starting from product design to finished goods. Endel Group of Companies employs over 1500 people in eight plants located in Eskişehir, Ankara, Istanbul and Manisa. It was my the last summer internship and it was about management of a factory and organizations. I was employed in several positions in the several plants and I hadd an opportunity to practise of what I learnt during my study about management of a factory and organizations of the processes. Sometimes I had chance to talk to some visitors from different countries. I had a change to be in a multinational group during working. Also I worked with sale engineers who are working on introducing the products to other companies and customers.