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10 Mar 2023

Industry Visit – Karnataka Vidyuth Karkhane Limited, Bangalore

On the 10th of March 2023, the School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering has arranged an industrial visit for 4th SEM, A section students to Karnataka Vidyuth Karkhane Limited (KAVIKA) in Bangalore.

KAVIKA is a fully owned Government of Karnataka Undertaking and is the successor to the Government Electric Factory. Established in 1933 by the erstwhile Sri. Nalvadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar, Maharaja of Mysore, it is the first-ever manufacturer of Electrical Distribution Transformers in India. With over eight decades of successful operations, KAVIKA has emerged as a pioneer in the manufacture of Electrical Distribution Transformers.

Over the years, KAVIKA has adopted new technology, innovation, and manufacturing processes resulting in business growth. Today, KAVIKA is a renowned name in the manufacture of Electrical Distribution Transformers ranging from 25 kVA to 500 kVA up to 11kV/433V class, as well as custom-built/special type transformers as per specific requirements.

KAVIKA products include energy-efficient 4-star and 5-star rated Electrical Distribution Transformers in the range of 25 kVA to 500 kVA, fully compliant with BIS specifications. All raw materials used in the manufacturing process are as per IS specifications, and they are tested to meet the IS requirements. Adequate cooling is provided to dissipate the guaranteed losses and maintain the guaranteed temperature rises, which ultimately results in a longer life for the transformer.

Industry Visit – Karnataka Vidyuth Karkhane Limited, Bangalore