Centre of Excellence in Automation Technologies

SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology has established the “SRM–Bosch Rexroth India (SRM-BRIN) Center of Excellence in Automation Technologies - A joint training centre” in Collaboration with Bosch Rexroth, Germany who are market leaders in drives and control equipments. The primary objective of this centre is to produce trained manpower for automation in industries. This is a state-of-the-art training facility in pneumatics, hydraulics and PLC technology at SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, Chennai.

The SRM-BRIN centre will act as an independent centre to cater the needs of the technical institutes like polytechniques, Engineering institutes and Industries in this region specifically in Chennai. The objective of the centre is to bridge the gap between the Industries and the Institutes and to provide industry ready manpower in manufacturing plants of Automotive Applications, Industrial Automation, Machinery Applications and Engineering.

The centre will function on the concept of Industrial environment in the Institute by providing hands on training to the trainers in different fields of automation. The modules like basic hydraulic technology, industrial hydraulics, proportional technology, basic pneumatics, industrial pneumatics, closed loop pneumatics and PLC based controls. On successful completion of above said modules, the trainees will be given with a "Joint Completion Certificate" by SRM- BRIN centre. This training centre can design and offer tailor made courses for employees of industries. Also the Centre will provide solutions to the industrial problems through the consultancy works and projects on need basis to enhance Industry- Institute- Interaction.