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Consultancy

  • KEC-IIP Cell undertakes various consultancy activities including Energy and Power quality Audits for Industry.
  • The departments are encouraged to undertake visits to nearby Industries (one visit per month) to explore the opportunities.
  • The Revenue earned by consultancy activities are shared with the faculty members involved. For the activities undertaken utilizing the college facilities 40% of the earnings are distributed to the faculty members and for the activities undertaken without utilizing the college facilities 60% of the earnings are distributed.

Significant Consultancy Projects undertaken

  • Energy Audit conducted for the following companies/mills:
    • APQI Survey- Power Quality Audit for 6 Industries
    • BPL Telecom Industries, Palakkad
    • Sri Sakthi Auto components Ltd, Pallagoundan Palayam
    • TEKIK Tirupur
    • Kangayam Rice Mill Cluster – Sree Pathy Rice Mill, Alayam Rice Mill, Siva Sakthi Modern Rice Mill
    • SKM Egg Products Ltd
    • Sree Kumaran Thanga Maligai
    • Sree Jaysree Food Products Salem
    • Aparna Labels and Premier Rotary Mills, Tirupur
    • Swasthik Corporation Ltd, Erode.
    • Jayavarma Textiles Pvt Ltd
    • Saravana Polythreads
    • Sri Sathish Textiles
  • Studies on power factor improvement in mines to area, Neyveli Lignite Corporation.
  • Power quality measurement and recommendation for Sri Sakthi Auto components Ltd, Pallagoundan Palayam, Sree Rangarai Ispat Industries Ltd, Salem, Mahindra Water Utility Ltd, Tirupur, Seshasayee Paper and Boards ltd, Erode, Venbro Polymers, Erode, Maharaja Sathyam Industries, Perundurai. SEPR Refractories India Pvt, Ltd, Perundurai
  • Measurement of Earth Resistance and providing insulation integrity report for Balavimodhan Power Process Ltd for TNEB.
  • Power system study and isolating the cause of failure of HT reactors used in the power factor compensation circuit at Mahindra Water Utility Ltd, Tirupur.
  • Development of content for study material for NIMI, Chennai.
  • Development of software for Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) project for BPL Telecom Pvt Ltd , Palakkad.
  • No.of projects by Civil department for (a). Recommendation on Aggregate composition (b). Safe Bearing capacity of soil (c). Determination of Chloride Penetration using RCP (d). Determination of design mix (e). Stability estimation using NDT (f). Computation of different relative compaction for soil (g). Recommendation and drawings for structural design.
  • Various Software Projects executed by CSE, IT, MCA, CT-UG and CT-PG departments for various small scale industries.

Total activities Undertaken

Year No.of Consultancy Activities Undertaken
2010-2011 122
2011-2012 80
2012-2013 219
2013-2014 119
2014-2015 131
2015-2016 147
2016-2017 100
2017-2018 139
2018-2019 95