Saturday, Aug 15 2020 | Time 21:29 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Nagaland detects 18 new COVID-19 in last 24 hrs
  • Meghalaya has clear protocols to contain spread of COVID-19 : Sangma
  • Delhi records 1276 fresh COVID cases, recovery rate at 89 68 pc
  • After Dhoni, Suresh Raina too says goodbye to international cricket
  • After Dhoni, Suresh Raina too says goodbye to international cricket
  • Provision of oximeters to patients is better way to prevent deaths in country: Kejriwal
  • Development oriented policy to guide the world: Om Birla
  • CII Telangana organises virtual musical concert on 74th Independence Day
  • BJP leader killed in Bengal
  • Nagaland CM launches e-commerce platform
  • Govt brought in new National Education Policy after 3 decades: PM
  • National wrestling camp set to commence from Sept 1 to 30
  • Nagaland CM emphasises need for early Naga settlement
States » East


IIT Kharagpur collaborates with Startup in Eastern India to promote Industry 4.0 manufacturing

Kolkata, Jan 6 (UNI) The Center of Excellence in Advanced Manufacturing Technology at IIT Kharagpur is roping in MSMEs for collaborative R&D projects and consultancy to develop resources for Industry 4.0.
In a recent initiative, the Centre, which is funded by the Department of Heavy Industry of Union Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, has signed an MoU with a Kolkata-based startup Hemraj Infocom to promote industrial consultancy and industrial research internship for students.
Hemraj Infocom will be the first affiliate member in the industry consortium of the Centre which is currently led by top industries as Tata Motor, Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Steel, Tata Sons, BHEL, and HEC.
Prof. Surjya K Pal who is heading Centre said, “We are looking forward to more such startups joining the consortium whom we will offer mentorship in the area of Industry 4.0 applications. With Hemraj we will be mentoring them in the manufacturing applications in which our Centre has got a strong foothold. They will also have access to the facilities at our Centre both to the experts and infrastructure.”
“We will also provide them with free training on cutting-edge industrial applications, research solutions for their typical industrial challenges such as cloud computing, real-time data processing, analysis and storage, networking and automation, real-time process monitoring,” Prof. Pal said.
Hemraj Infocom is working in combined areas of IoT, AIML, Robotics, Automation and which will prove to be revolutionary with a new industrial boom in India in the near future.
Soham Dasgupta, CEO of Hemraj Infocom confirmed submission of projects for mentorship in voice enabled survey devices, predictive maintenance for motors. He is hopeful such research internships will further boost MSME culture in the region. “We are also looking for upgrading the research skills of our human resources,” said Dasgupta.
The Centre has been conducting several industry-aligned workshops, short-term courses, talks by industry experts for MSMEs and capital goods sector in areas such as computer numerical controls, composite manufacturing, metalography.
The programmes are also open for students from other educational institutions. For affiliate members such training workshops will be conducted free of cost and also a huge pool of student researchers in diverse areas of Industry 4.0 would be made available to work on problem statements.
UNI BM SJC
More News

Nagaland detects 18 new COVID-19 in last 24 hrs

15 Aug 2020 | 9:23 PM

Kohima, Aug (UNI) Nagaland today detected 18 new positive cases of Coronavirus in various towns of the state.

see more..

Meghalaya has clear protocols to contain spread of COVID-19 : Sangma

15 Aug 2020 | 9:20 PM

Shillong, Aug 15 (UNI) The COVID-19 curve continues to climb up in Meghalaya with 64 more persons tested positive for the viral infection, even as Chief Minister Conrad Sangma maintained that the government has clear protocols for containing the spread of the virus.

see more..

BJP leader killed in Bengal

15 Aug 2020 | 8:38 PM

Kolkata, Aug 15 (UNI ) Tension ran high at Natibpur of Khanakul in Hooghly district following the killing of a local BJP leader on Saturday.

see more..

Nagaland CM launches e-commerce platform

15 Aug 2020 | 8:35 PM

Kohima, Aug (UNI) A new era in Naga marketing culture dawned with the Official Launch of the e-commerce platform ‘Yellowchain’ by Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio during the Independence Day Celebrations at Kohima today.

see more..

Nagaland CM emphasises need for early Naga settlement

15 Aug 2020 | 8:32 PM

Kohima, Aug 15 (UNI) Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has emphasised the need for an early and honourable settlement of the Naga Political Issue.

see more..
image