The department has a live MoU with M/s Western Thomson India Private Limited Under the MoU “SVCE-WTI Engine testing facility” was jointly established in the year November 2015. Dr. S.Natarajan,AP/ME, is the coordinator of this project. A Maruti-Ritz car was contributed by Western Thomson India for the project.
An amount of Rs.30,000/- was released as an additional fund, to support and coordinate research activity.
Also Experts team members from WTI(I) Ltd. Mr .M. Govindarajan, Executive Director, WTI(I) Ltd. and Mr.Ramachandran, Manager, WTI(I) Ltd. visited the SVCE-WTI Engine testing facility at SVCE during 06-10-2016 and 18-10-2016 for further technical activity & action.