TWI India Engineer Receives Award for Contribution to Welding

TWI India Engineer Receives Award for Contribution to Welding

An engineer from TWI has been presented with a prestigious award of a citation and silver medal for his contribution to industry.

Ravi Rajarao, of TWI India, was given the Prof. D R G Achar Memorial Lecturer Award at the Indian National Weld Meet 2014, which took place in Kilakarai, Tamil Nadu, on 5–6 September. The award was given in recognition of Ravi’s lifetime contribution to welding, and was followed by a lengthy standing ovation for the engineer.

After receiving the award, Ravi gave a presentation on the career prospects available in the welding profession, which was well received by those delegates who were just starting out in the industry.

Around 300 people attended the event, including representatives from sectors including space and atomic research. It was organised by the Chennai branch of the Indian Institute of Welding.