Kochi Refinery, Cusat ink deal

The BPCL Kochi Refinery and the Cochin University of Science and Technology (Cusat) have decided to join hands in safety studies and research.

The collaboration envisages promotion of research cooperation and exchange of scientific materials and information between the two entities, says a press release from BPCL here. The activities planned include industry-academia interfaces in several areas such as industrial training, exchange of faculty and joint research activities.

In this connection, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Safety and Fire Engineering Division, School of Engineering, Cusat, and BPCL Kochi Refinery on Monday that provides a formal basis for initiating broader interaction. The MoU was signed by Kochi Refinery executive director Prasad K. Panicker and Cusat Registrar K. Ajitha.

A letter from the Editor

Dear reader,

We have been keeping you up-to-date with information on the developments in India and the world that have a bearing on our health and wellbeing, our lives and livelihoods, during these difficult times. To enable wide dissemination of news that is in public interest, we have increased the number of articles that can be read free, and extended free trial periods. However, we have a request for those who can afford to subscribe: please do. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. We promise to deliver quality journalism that stays away from vested interest and political propaganda.

Support Quality Journalism
Recommended for you
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Printable version | May 28, 2020 10:17:52 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/kochi-refinery-cusat-ink-deal/article28494067.ece

Next Story