STUDENTS OF CHRISTIAN COLLEGE VISIT CSPTCL SUBSTATIONS
Since 1998, the Christian College of Engineering and Technology (CCET), Bhilai has been blending academic excellence with industrial knowhow. In this sequence the students of Electrical Engineering Department of Christian College visited Chhattisgarh State Power Transmission Company Ltd (CSPTCL) sub-stations from 10th August to 11th August, 2016. The main objective behind this industrial tour was to make students aware about the Power system networks, substation and transmission equipments. On 10th August, 2016 students of 3rd Semester Electrical dept. visited the 220 kV Substation located at Bhilai-3 along with Mr Ashish Dewangan, Mr Pramod Baghmar and Ms Christeena Francis, assistant professors from Electrical Dept. Mr Arun Kumar Sahu, Assistant Engineer, CSEB showed various equipments used for power transmission to the students. While showing various sections of the substation, he told them about the losses associated with power transmission. On 11th August, 2016 the students of 5th Semester from Electrical Dept. visited 400 kV Substation located at Khedamara with Mr Salik Ram Dewangan, Mr Ashish Dewangan and Ms Manjari Sharma, Assi. Profs. Of Electrical dept. Khedamara Substation has 400 kV capacity and is responsible for supplying electricity to nearby state grids. Mr Harish Dewangan, Assistant engineer, CSEB showed the relay working section and control section to the students. While guiding the tour of the control room, he said that any fault at any part of the substation will be indicated by a buzzer- alarm in the control room. The students of Electrical dept. were grateful to the CSPTCL and CCET management including Executive Vice Chairman, Fr. Jose k Varghese and the Principal, Dr Dipali Soren, Mr Mukesh Kumawat, HOD of Electrical Department and faculty co-coordinators for organizing and making the trip memorable. The EVC, Fr Jose K Varghese and Principal, Dr Dipali Soren extended their well wishes to the students and conveyed their support for any such future endeavors.