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 1st. Stakeholder meeting NIAIMT.  

1st.Stakeholder meeting was held at NIAIMT- Silchar on 1st.-May-2018, to explore the possibilities of effective and optimal use of NIAIMT facilities in area of automotive safety and skill development in northeast region of country. The meeting was Chaired by Ms. Neeti Sarkar (CEO&PD Addl. Charge) NATRiP in the presence of Dr. Lakshmanan S (IAS) Deputy Commissioner, Cachar Dist., Sh. B. D. Das (DIGP) CRPF Group Center, Dayapur-Silchar, Sh. K.N. Sujal (DIG- Prov.) BSF, Sh. Yogendar Kr. Poonia (DC/IMT) BSF- Silchar, Sh. Shankardeb Dhakar (Addl. S.P.) Megahlaya Police, Sh. Madhu Ram Kalita (Principal) Extension Center, State Institute of Panchayat & Rural Development, Hailakandi-Assam, Sh. Pankaj Chowdhary (Z-I/C) CRPF and Sh. Devendra Saxena (Deputy Commandant) CRPF.          


 Icat MOU



Hon. Union Minister of State for Ministry of HI&PE, Shri Babul Supriyo formally inaugurated the test tracks facility developed by National Automotive Test Tracks (NATRAX) at Pitampur, Dhar on 28-Jan-2018. There are total fourteen tracks started working namely Dynamic Platform, Multi-function Breaking track, Gradient track, Noise track, Handling & Comfort track, Off Road Circuit, Fatigue track etc. These tracks are useful in testing and validation of various parameters of vehicle and will provide a big boost for automotive sector in India. The National Automotive Test Tracks (NATRAX) is body working under the NATRiP (National Automotive Testing R&D Infrastructure Project). On this graceful occasion Shri Rajendra Shukla Hon. Minister of Industry Policy & Investment Promotion (Govt. of Madhya Pradesh), Smt. Neena Verma MLA-Dhar, and other dignitaries from industry, institution and academia were also present.          


 Icat MOU



Union Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises Minister Shri Anant G. Geete formally inaugurated the test track facility develop by Global Automotive Research centre (GARC) at Oragadam, Chennai.  The same has been notified to issue certificates under CMVR 1989. The Global Automotive Research Centre (GARC) Chennai is a body working under the NATRiP (National Automotive Testing & R&D Infra Project). On this occasion Shri Babul Supriyo, Union Minister of State HI&PE, Shri. M.C. Sampath Minister for Industries, Govt. of Tamil Nadu and other dignitaries from industry, institution and academia were also present. 


 Icat MOU



Hon. Union Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises (MOHI&PE), Shri Anant G Geete inaugurated a new state of art and modern facilities installed as part of the National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure project (NATRiP) at International Center For Automotive Technology (iCAT), Manesar in Gurgaon district of Haryana dated 23/02/2016. The inaugurated facilities includes Climatic Vehicle Test Cell (CVTC 4X4), Engine Test Cell (3Nos.), Fatigue Lab, CAD&CAE Lab and Infotronics Lab. Speaking in the august presence of Shri Sanjay Bandhopadhyaya CEO&PD NATRiP and Shri R.K. Singh JS-MOHI&PE, Hon. Minister said the new facility at iCAT have come up as a part of the initiative from the Govt. of India in the form of NATRiP project, which was setup in line with the vision of Automotive Mission Plan -2016.          







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