NSIC sub branch opened in Goa
The joint secretary of the Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and the CMD of National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC), Sudhir Gar, inaugurated the NSIC sub-branch office at the New Building at Verna Industrial Estate in Goa recently in the presence of the president of the Verna Industrial Estate, Damodar Kochkar, their Executive Committee Members and various other MSME Units
NHPC-NTNU collaborate to research on hydropower
The NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), to facilitate cooperation in research and education of hydropower during the India-Norway Business Summit 2019 held at New Delhi recently. This collaboration will allow for research that is of mutual interest and will aid in undertaking studies in the areas namely dam construction and safety, sediment handling, variable speed operation, pump turbines in existing power plants, future market structures and prices, optimal hydro design in the future power system and hydrology models.
SECL registers growth in coal production in Q3, 2018
The South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL), the largest coal producing subsidiary of Coal India Limited, has registered an impressive growth heading towards the coal production target of the year. During the period from April to December 2018, SECL’s coal production and off-take grew by 8.89 per cent and 4.06 per cent respectively. During the same period, SECL’s coal production was 110.751 Million Tonnes (MT) and the Off-take was 115.433 Million Tonnes (MT). The Over Burden Removal was 137.796 MT during this 9-month period. The coal production in the third quarter itself was 38.517 MT.
The Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal, accompanied by the CMD of NBCC Dr Anoop Kumar Mittal, visited the NBCC’s East Kidwai Nagar Redevelopment project in New Delhi. Dr Mittal apprised the LG on the project which is equipped with world class amenities and an eco-friendly and zero waste system.
The students of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Dwarka, participated in the All India Inter University Championship 2018-19 held at KIIT, Bhubaneswar. They won 1 Gold Medal in 560 Kg outdoor mix category, 1 Gold Medal in the 600 Kg beach men’s category and 1 Silver Medal in the 540 Kg beach mix category. The vice chancellor of GGSIPU Anil Kumar Tyagi, the pro-vice chancellor Phusplata Tripathi, the registrar Satnam and the director of student welfare C S Rai, felicitated the winners for their achievements
Writer: The Pioneer
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