OFB Current Affairs, GK & News

Defence Minister unveils 15 products developed by Defence PSUs

The Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has unveiled four products each by the Ordnance Factory Board and Bharat Earth Movers Limited, two by BEL and one each by HAL, BDL, MDL, GRSE and GSL. All these products have been developed as part of the ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Week’ launched by the Defence Ministry. Details of the Products ..

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Ordnance Factory Board

The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) is the world’s largest government-owned and operated defense production organization. About the Ordnance Factory Board The Ordnance Factory Board is the oldest organization run by the Government of India. It is an industrial organization which functions under the Department of Defence Production of Ministry of Defence, Government of India. The ..

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OFB gets nod for Producing Long Range Artillery Gun Dhanush

The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has received clearance from the Indian Army and the Ministry of Defence for production of 114 ‘Dhanush’ long-range artillery guns. Dhanush Long Range Artillery Guns The features of the Dhanush long-range artillery guns are: Dhanush Long Range Artillery Guns are the first ever indigenous 155 mm x 45 calibre long-range ..

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Saurabh Kumar appointed as Chairman of Ordnance Factory Board

Saurabh Kumar, a 1982-batch Indian Ordnance Factory Service officer, has taken charge as new Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) in Kolkata. An expert in the manufacture of ordnance, Kumar was on deputation to the Ministry of Defense as the director of planning and coordination from 2002 ..

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P K Shrivastava appointed as Director General of Ordnance Factories & Chairman of Ordnance Factory Board

P.K. Shrivastava has taken over charge as the new Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) with effect from July 1, 2018. Previously, he was Additional DGOF and member at OFB, and was in charge of Armoured Vehicles, headquartered in Avadi, Chennai. The OFB is an industrial organisation, ..

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