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EIL inks Memorandum of Understanding with Detect Technologies Private Limited

Apr 12, 2024

EIL inks Memorandum of Understanding with Detect Technologies Private Limited for Real Time Artificial Intelligence (AI) based Monitoring for Implementing Safe Practices at Construction Sites and Progress Monitoring for the Clients in India and abroad

New Delhi, April 12, 2024: Engineers India Limited (EIL) and Detect Technologies Private Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Real Time Artificial Intelligence (AI) based Monitoring for Implementing Safe Practices at Construction Sites and Progress Monitoring for the Clients in India and abroad.

The MoU was signed in august presence of Ms. Vartika Shukla, C&MD, EIL and Shri Varun Kumar, Chief Business Officer & Shri R Ramachandran, Director, Detect Technologies Private Limited by Shri Rajeev Gupta, Director (Projects), EIL and Shri Tarun Kumar Mishra, Chief Strategy Officer, Detect Technologies Private Limited on 12th April, 2024.

Under the MoU, EIL and Detect Technologies will collaborate to provide Real Time Artificial Intelligence (AI) based monitoring for implementing safe practices and progress monitoring at construction sites for various projects being executed by EIL. This MoU will facilitate implementation, operation and maintenance of an AI based solution using cameras, drones, and cloud computing for maintaining safe work environment at site with an objective to avoid Loss Time Accidents/injuries, and monitoring of project progress.

This collaboration aligns with EIL's commitment to creating the safest possible environment for personnel at work sites by strictly adhering to the highest regulatory standards. This commitment ensures zero tolerance for safety and occupational hazards across various projects, thereby contributing to the social, economic, and holistic growth of society and the country at large.

“This MoU underscores EIL's commitment to ensuring the utmost safety standards across projects. By leveraging cutting-edge digital technologies, we aim to enhance safety, mitigate risks, and drive sustainable development in our operations” CMD EIL, Ms. Vartika Shukla commented while highlighting the significance of the collaboration with Detect Technologies in advancing real-time AI-based monitoring for safe construction practices.

EIL conferred with CIDC Vishwakarma Award

Apr 05, 2024

New Delhi, April 5, 2024: Engineers India Limited (EIL) has been conferred with the prestigious CIDC Vishwakarma Award by Construction Industry Development Council (CIDC) in the category of “Construction Health, Safety & Environment” for Rajasthan Refinery Project, Barmer. The awards were presented during the 15th CIDC Vishwakarma Awards ceremony held in New Delhi on April 4, 2024.

The Award recognizes EIL's respect for human life and well-being as reflected in its best practices towards construction safety and occupational health management, especially in complex projects.

“This accolade is a testament to our unwavering commitment to the highest standards of HSE practices in every facet of our operations,” C&MD EIL Ms. Vartika Shukla said while congratulating the teams for their contributions.

EIL celebrates 60th Foundation Day

Mar 15, 2024

New Delhi, March 15, 2024: Engineers India Limited (EIL) observed its 60th Foundation Day on March 15, 2024 with great fervour and pride, celebrating the Company’s stellar contribution towards development of energy infrastructure in the country over the past six decades. Ms. Vartika Shukla, C&MD, EIL inaugurated the celebrations, which was attended by Functional Directors, CVO, senior officials and a large number of employees.

In her address, C&MD paid rich tributes to the founding fathers and past seniors of EIL, highlighting that EIL is built on the pillars of innovation, integrity and excellence and spurred all to work together in thrusting the organisation to newer heights. “As we embark on the journey ahead, inspired by our past and empowered by our vision for the future, we look forward to building on our legacy of Engineering Excellence and scaling greater heights of Success in service of Bharat,” she added.

On this occasion, a Blood Donation Camp was organised at HO, New Delhi wherein EIL employees wholeheartedly took part, fostering awareness about the benefits of this noble initiative. Later in the day, Long Service Awards Ceremony was organized by the company to honour employees for their dedicated services to the Company. The programme was also attended by family members of employees receiving the honours.

IIT Roorkee & EIL forge Strategic Partnership to Advance Research and Innovation

Feb 15, 2024

New Delhi, February 15, 2024: A historic collaboration has been forged between Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT Roorkee), an esteemed academic institute of national importance, and Engineers India Limited (EIL), a leading Engineering, Technology and Total energy consultancy company. This landmark partnership aims to drive innovation and advance research in critical areas of green technologies, marking a significant milestone in the pursuit of scientific excellence.

The memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed between IIT Roorkee and EIL outlines a comprehensive framework for cooperation in research-related activities. Leveraging their respective expertise and resources, both organizations are set to embark on collaborative projects focusing on cutting-edge research initiatives.

At the forefront of this collaboration is a joint commitment towards sustainability and resource utilization. Key research domains identified for exploration include innovative methods for converting carbon dioxide (CO2) into valuable chemicals, demonstrating a dedication to mitigating greenhouse gas emissions while unlocking economic opportunities. This also includes pioneering efforts in the tri-reforming of methane to produce syngas, catalytic conversions of CO2 into olefin and methanol, and the development of catalytic processes for converting lignocellulosic biomass into high-value chemicals. These endeavors signify a profound commitment of both the organizations towards environmental stewardship and the transition towards a circular, green and bio-based economy.

This collaboration between IIT Roorkee and EIL signifies a significant advancement in the pursuit of sustainable innovation. Together, the partnership leverages collective expertise and resources to address pressing environmental challenges and pioneer solutions for a greener and more prosperous future. By combining strengths and a shared commitment to excellence, this collaboration is poised to drive impactful change and create a lasting legacy of sustainability for generations to come.

EIL celebrates 75th Republic Day

Jan 26, 2024

New Delhi, January 26, 2024: The 75th Republic Day was celebrated in EIL offices across the country on 26th January, 2024 with patriotic zeal and enthusiasm. Ms. Vartika Shukla, C&MD, EIL along with the company's Functional Directors and senior officials unfurled the National Tricolour at EIL HO and Gurugram complex.

On this occasion, as part of EIL's commitment towards Net-Zero, an 800 KWp On Grid Rooftop SPV System at EIL Gurugram Complex was launched by C&MD and Directors. The dignitaries also inaugurated a Knowledge Hub at Gurugram Complex and new EIL Housing Complex at Vashi Mumbai through virtual mode.

Addressing the gathering, C&MD said that the historic occasion of 75th Republic Day provides us an opportunity to reiterate our resolve and commitment towards nation-building and together contribute to this journey of turning India into a developed nation.

EIL celebrates Annual Sports Day 2024

Jan 20, 2024

New Delhi, January 20, 2024: Engineers India Ltd (EIL) celebrated the Annual Sports Day 2024 on January 20, 2024 at Office Complex, Gurugram to encourage a spirit of sportsmanship and team building among employees. The day-long event was graced by Ms. Vartika Shukla, C&MD and Functional Directors of the company and witnessed the participation of a large number of employees and their family members.

Addressing the gathering, Ms. Shukla expressed that sports play an essential role in our lives for fitness, health and holistic well-being. Emphasizing that sports help us inculcate the ethos of discipline and positivity, she urged everyone to imbibe games and sports in daily routines.

EIL conferred with SCOPE Eminence Award

Jan 18, 2024

New Delhi, January 18, 2024: Engineers India Limited (EIL) has been conferred with the prestigious SCOPE Eminence Award in the category of Women Empowerment for the period 2019-20. The award was presented to EIL by the Hon’ble Vice-President of India, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar and was received by Shri Sanjay Jindal, Director (Finance) and Shri Atul Gupta, Director (Commercial) on January 18, 2024, during an award ceremony held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.

The award recognises EIL’s exemplary commitment to fostering an inclusive & diverse work environment and celebrates the outstanding achievement of its women workforce.

“It is a proud moment for EIL to receive this prestigious award. This award is a testament of progressive culture in the company to foster an inclusive workplace fully aligned with the DEI principles.” C&MD EIL, Ms Vartika Shukla stated while lauding the efforts of female workforce in leading the company through its services at various leadership positions.

EIL Celebrates R&D Day

Jan 05, 2024

New Delhi, January 5, 2024: Engineers India Limited (EIL) radiated enthusiasm during its 2nd "R&D Day" at EIL Office Complex, Gurugram. C&MD, EIL Ms. Vartika Shukla graced the inaugural session as Chief Guest along with functional Directors with the spirited participation of senior officials and employees of EIL.

Esteemed guests including Dr. Harender Singh Bisht, Director (CSIR-IIP), Shri Sujoy Chaudhury (Director- Planning & BD, IOCL), Shri V. K. Maheswari (ED - HPCL-R&D), Dr. Ravi Kumar (Head, BPCL-R&D), Shri S Shriram (CGM, HPCL-R&D), and Dr. Thirumalaiswamy Raja (CSIR-NCL) among other guests from the industry graced the occasion. The event was illuminated by inspiring words from C&MD, EIL and luminaries participated in the event focusing on future perspectives.

The inaugural session was followed by a technical discussion in which esteemed guests shared their thoughts on various scenarios emerging in the wake of energy transition.

C&MD, EIL also inaugurated the newly constructed EIL’s pilot facility "Srijan Kendra". The new building is housing pilot plants related to various technologies being developed by EIL both on its own or in collaboration with the industry and the national laboratories.

“Innovation culture and the collaborative approach shall provide momentum to our R&D efforts towards development of cost-effective technological solutions catering to the industry’s demand in the near future”, C&MD EIL said while congratulating the R&D team for their achievements in recent past.

The event echoed EIL's commitment to innovation and foresight in shaping the industry's future.