A batch of III Year Mechanical and Automation Engineering students (37) and two Faculty members visited the Technocrat Automation Limited at Tass Industrial Estate which is located in Ambattur Industrial Belt on 24.08.2019. Technocrat Automation is Public ltd company offers Practical Training in Industrial Automation with Major Brands of Advanced PLCs(AllenBradley,Siemens, GE-Fanuc,ABB,Omron,Keyence,Mitsubishi,LG, Messung, Schneider).
Technocrat located in Ambattur provides training on automation used in the application of Reverse osmosis and Demineralization of water.
Then we visited the Unit II located in Nungambakkam in two batches.They gave us a much more detailed view of differences between PLC and SCADA and other upgraded software. Thi unit provides training to various students on PLC coding of various companies like ABB, FANUC, SIEMENS etc. They guided us when we were looking around the company and showed us various equipments which were present there to train the students who joined the training centre.
During this session, students interacted with the company officials very effectively, particularly about the essential of PLC Hardware Specification currently in trend. Later the students spent much time in PLC based automation process employed for Automation tasks and enhanced their practical knowledge. This session was concluded with a tea.
All the students expressed their thanks to the officials for the opportunity given. This visit was highly useful for the students in terms of practical knowledge about the PLC based industrial automation. This visit will also be helpful for them to find placement opportunities in such industries.