Visit to Railway Locoshed

Department: 
Electrical & Electronics
Academic Year: 
2016 - 2017
Event Date: 
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Event Category: 
Industrial / Study Visit
Event Venue: 
Railway Locoshed Western Railway Hubli
Number of Audience: 
50
Event Report: 
Visit to railway locoshed is scheduled for students of sixth semester to enhance students learning in course of electric drives and control. Personnel (field engineer) from railway locoshed spend a good 4-5 hours during every visit with students. Operation, control and maintenance of large traction motor drives are explained in detail. Students are exposed to high rated motor drives, control and their application in real time. All students were allowed to take ride in Virtual Simulator which is one of its kind in entire Western Railway. Visit concluded with briefing of career opportunities for electrical engineers.