Industrial Visit to Vennar Ceramics Private Limited
Department of Electrical Engineering has organized an industrial visit at Vennar Ceramics Private Limited, Perikigudem Village for 2 nd year students. 84 students along with 6 faculty members visited the Place on above Mention Date.
Vennar Ceramics Limited (VCL) was established in the year 1998 and became a wholly owned subsidiary of APCL in the year 2001. The plant is located at Perikigudem village of Mandavalli mandal in Krishna district. The company has the distinction of being the first gas- based power generating plant in India with a capacity of 2.7 Megawatts. The 3000 KW rated engine has been sourced from Wartsila of Sweden and the generator from A.B.B., France.
Later on due to nonavailability of natural gas the company is forced to stop producing power and in the year 2011 the company established a joint venture with Kajaria Ceramics Ltd for production of Wall Tiles with an investment of more than Rs 70 crore. The plant was successfully comissioned in record time and presently producing more than 7,500 SQMTS per day.
Outcome of the Event
All students reached Vennar Ceramics Private Limited, Perikigudem Village by 9.30 AM on 26/04/2022 along with faculty coordinators. The students were guided to the basic knowledge of manufacturing units and substations. They also bestowed students with details of quality of Tiles manufacturing, substation and control room of Vennar Ceramics Private Limited, Perikigudem Village All students were divided into small batches of 10. Training supervisor from Vennar Ceramics Private Limited, Perikigudem Village accompanied students group and showed them control room and automated printing machine