The ‘K K Menon Centre of CAD & CAM’ was inaugurated at College of Engineering Trivandrum. The centre is dedicated to the fond memory of Lt. Shri. K K Menon who was an alumnus of 1951 Mechanical Engineering Batch. He is survived by his sons Arun K Menon and Murali K Menon. The centre has been sponsored by Strategi Automation Pvt Ltd, Bangalore.
The inauguration ceremony was held at the CETAA Hall on 20th September, 2019. Principal, Dr Jiji C V and Murali K Menon lit the lamp. Wg. Cdr. Gopakumar B R, President of CETAAB and Wg. Cdr. C R Vaidyanathan, Secretary of CETAAB were also present.
The welcome address was delivered by Dr. Jayasree, Secretary of CETAA. Principal, Dr Jiji C V gave a brief on ‘How CET is preparing industry ready students’. Murali K Menon presented a Biography of K K Menon and Arun K Menon, who is an active member of KEA and Director of Strategi Automation, spoke about the ‘Technical Features of the 5 Axis Milling Machine’. The vote of thanks was delivered by H.O.D of Mechanical Engineering Dpt. CET, Dr Samson.
The students of CET have now received an exclusive opportunity to experience first hand various experimental as well as innovative designs and their processes.