Kemppi India, the Indian division of the world’s leading welding equipment manufacturer, held a Best Welder competition for Women, in association with the Indian Institute of Welding.
The competition was held across different categories like pipe welders, structural welders, and student welders, and for different processes like SMAW, GMAW and GTAW. The regional level competitions were first held at Kemppi offices in Pune, Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai, and the national level finals was held in the Chennai office.
Skillveri is proud to have been part of this initiative for women welders, by enabling them to practice on our AURA Welding Simulators before the competitions. The competitors in the Pune and Delhi regionals and in the Chennai finals, practiced on the Skillveri welding simulators and perfected their skills before going on to participated in the competitions. The participants and other students were also able to watch demos of our eXtended Reality based simulators, which bring an exact match between real and virtual world.
Pune regional competition participants practicing and watching demos on the Skillveri Aura Welding Simulator
The Delhi regional competition was also preceded by the inauguration of the Solutions Centre and Welding Lab.
Competition participants and other students practicing on the Skillveri Aura Welding Simulator
The finals in Chennai on December 6th saw 13 finalists from among 53 participants enthusiastically competing for the National Best Welder title. Welding has long been a male dominated field and Skillveri is very happy to partner with Kemppi in this initative to create platform for women to display their skill sets in this field.
The Finalists of the National Best Welder Competition for Women practicing their skills on the Aura Welding Simulator.
The line up of the finalists at the Competition in Chennai