ORDNANCE CLOTHING FACTORY, AVADI is a Government Organisation under Ministry of Defence. The organisation is under Ordnance Equipment Group of Factories and the HQrs. is situated at Kanpur (U.P.).
OCFAV was established on 10.11.1961 covering an Area of 70 Hectare (i.e.) Factory - 26 Hect. and Estate - 44 Hect. It is about 23 Kms from Chennai City.
Dr. Rajib Chakraborty, IOFS is the General Manager / Head of the Department.
OCFAV is an IS/ISO 9001:2008 certified organisation and its Lab is the first among the OEF Group of Factory's to obtain NABL accreditation.
OCFAV has implemented and maintain the Integrated Management System for ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 Standards and likely to obtain the certification for Environmental Management System and Occupational Health & Safety Management System, shortly.
It is proud that OCFAV is the first among the OEF Group of Factory's to own design registration for Cloth PC Disruptive with Army Logo for jungle pattern and desert pattern under Design Act 2001.