Siemens Lab

About the Centre:

The Siemens CoE in Manufacturing, established in 2018 at National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, operates with a primary focus of creating a robust technical education eco-system through its experience in industrial products and services. There are 12 sophisticated Laboratories for Design and Validation, Advanced Manufacturing, Automation, Electrical and Energy savings, Test and Optimization, Process Instrumentation, Mechatronics, CNC Machines, CNC Controller, Robotics, Rapid Prototyping and Internet of Things which provides opportunity for promising innovations. This multi-faceted unique center offers skill development courses, Internships, Research and Development assistance and Industrial consultancy services across various sectors.

Electrical & Energy saving Lab:

Faculty In-Charge:


Dr. M. Venkata Kirthiga, Associate Professor, NIT-T


Dr. Josephine R.L, Assistant Professor, NIT-T

AC/ DC Drives: Students are introduced to the usage of drives from the industries where they are used to how to vary the speed as per process/application requirement and how it controls the various motor parameters. Siemens Innovative design provides the right frequency converter suitable for every drive application. Siemens drive portfolio represents uniform engineering, extremely high efficiency and convenient operation.

Switchgears: Students are introduced to how in power system switchgears are used to control, protect and isolate electrical equipment’s. Low voltages switchgears also used in residential, industrial and commercial segments. Siemens switchgear is widely used in industry because of their compliance with standard, precise design, operational benefits and wide range.