MD KPDCL conducts day long tour of various Sites,Divisions

Pulwama 24 April (KNS): MD KPDCL Dr Basharat Qayoom conducted a day-long tour to review the functioning of Central workshop Division Pampore, Electric Central Store Division Pampore and under construction Receiving station located at Shar Pulwama. 

The Managing Director was accompanied by Superintending Engineer Circle Ist and other officials of KPDCL. 
The Managing Director visited various sites, workshop Division Pampore and Central Store Division Pampore to assess the functioning of these Divisions.

During his visit to Electric Workshop Division Pampore, the Executive Engineer welcomed the Managing Director and apprised him about the frequency of damaged transformers received in the division on daily basis and the position of Buffer Stock available. The Managing Director asked the concerned Executive Engineer to utilise the entire available manpower to repair the transformers in the shortest possible time.

Further, he directed the Ex. Engineer to maintain sufficient buffer stock including Power transformers so that the same becomes ready for use in case of any urgent situation. He further stressed upon strengthening the Central workshop Division so that dependence on SSI units becomes negligible.

Later on, the Managing Director visited Electric Central Store Division Pampore and took stock of the material present which includes ST Poles, PCC Poles, ACSR Conductor, Transformer Oil, Transformers and other allied material. In the end, he visited Receiving Station Shar and reviewed the progress of work which started in February Last year.

The concerned Executive Engineer STD Pulwama informed the Managing Director about the progress made till now in the construction of the 6.3 MVA Receiving station and the timeline for its completion. The Managing Director stressed upon the Concerned Ex. Engineer to speed up the work so that the Receiving station is commissioned by August 2021.(KNS)

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