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Training Program on Reality based Simulators at SVNIT Surat

The SV National Institute of Technology held a training program on Reality Based Simulators from Dec23rd-27th 2019, that Skillveri was happy to be a part of.

The faculty training program on ‘Reality Based Welding Simulators – Significance, Hands-on Training, & Industrial Correlation’ was held by the Department of Mechanical Engineering and sponsored by the AICTE’s Training & Learning Academy – ATAL .

On the opening day session Dr. Kalyankar of the Mechanical Engineering Dept gave a talk explaining about Welding Simulators. On day 2, Skillveri CEO Sabarinath Nair made a presentation on our eXtended Reality Based Simulators. The audience participated with questions and trying out demos, seeing for themselves how Skillveri simulators bring an exact match between real and virtual worlds.


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Skillveri CEO Sabarinath Nair making a presentation about the AURA Welding Simulator

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Participants trying out the XR based Aura Welding Simulator

The participants in the training program experienced Skillveri’s Aura simulators based on eXtended Reality, which gives a near exact perception of real world scenarios, eliminates VR sickness even while practicing for extended periods of time, and enables complex 3D shapes and custom work pieces possible as per requirement.

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Participants in the Faculty Training Program at SVNIT Surat experiencing a demo of Skillveri Aura Welding Simulator

National Best Welders Competition for Women by Kemppi

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.

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 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.

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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.

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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

Demo of Chroma Spray Painting Simulator at British Coatings Federation

Skillveri’s Chroma Spray Painting simulator was on demo in the UK, as part of our expanding global presence. The Chroma Spray Painting Simulator is a valuable tool for professionals involved in vehicle refinish, decorative, and protective painting. Skillveri presented Demos of the Chroma Simulator to professionals and industry experts at the offices of the Bristish Coatings Federation in Coventry.

The audience had the opportunity to see and try out Skillveri’s innovative simulators based on eXtended Reality. The XR technology brings an exact match between real and virtual worlds, making it possible to train for hours without VR sickness.

The Chroma Spray Painting Simulators from Skillveri are innovative in their method of training and assessment. Learners receive immediate live feedback on their spraying technique, as well as a detailed analysis of the quality of painting. The unique gamified approach makes the learning process fun and quick for the learner, while the trainers/industries benefit from training more students at 1/3rd the time, and with huge savings in cost of consumables. Skillveri spray painting simulators are available for airspray, airless spray, air-assisted and electrostatic spray painting processes.

Skillveri is an associate member of the British Coatings federation, and we’re happy for the opportunity to present our simulators to other BCF members and industry professionals.

Skillveri Chroma Spray Painting Simulator on Demo at BCF, UK

Demo of the Chroma Spray Painting Simulator at BCF, Coventry, UK


Chroma Spray Painting Simulators at CORCON 2017

Skillveri was at CORCON 2017 with its second product line, the Chroma Spray Painting Simulator. CORCON is the annual conference on corrosion science held in India, and is the largest event of its kind in Asia, attracting participation from academic and research institutions, and public & private sector organizations. It is an event where hundreds of professionals and  industry leaders from around the world come together to inform and exchange the latest solutions to tackle corrosion issues.

Skillveri’s innovative Spray Painting Simulator, Chroma was up for display and demo at the event. The unique gamified approach of Skillveri simulators was a big draw and many participants eagerly tried their hand at it and saw how they scored. Skillveri simulators give immediate feedback during the learning process as well as detailed reports once the session is over, making it an invaluable tool for performance evaluation.

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Visitors to the Skillveri stall trying out the Chroma Spray Painting Simulator

Skillveri CEO Sabarinath Nair, along with Mr Ravichandran of Berger Paints India, also presented a paper on addressing coating challenges through simulators. Berger Paints has been an early adopter of the Chroma Spray painting simulator, recognising its potential in making spray traing training efficient.

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Skillveri at the International Innovation Fair 2017

Skillveri participated in the International Innovation Fair held at Vishakapatnam from the 9th-11th September 2017. The Aura welding simulator was on demo at the event which was hosted by the Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society in association with India Innovators’ Association.

We’re extremely happy to share that the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Shri N.Chandrababu Naidu, Dy. Chief Minister Shri Nimmakayala Chinarajappa, and the Information Technology Minister Shri Nara Lokesh, all visited the Skillveri stall and experienced Demos of the welding simulator.


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Shri N.Chandrababu Naidu & Shri Nimmakayala Chinarajappa viewing a Demo of the Skillveri Aura Welding Simulator

It was also a very proud moment for the Skillveri team when our welding simulator won the Silver Medal in the 3 day event. Skillveri was awarded the silver medal out of nearly 100 innovations from 30 countries which participated in the event.


The Silver medal won by Skillveri Welding Simulators in the International Innovation Fair 2017, from among innovations from 30 countries.

skillveri CEO to speak at the Skill Conclave 2015, Pune

The Mahratta Chamber of Commerce and Industries (MCCI) is organising a Skills Conclave at Pune on the 3rd and 4th September 2015.

The conclave is organised to address the national agenda of Skill Development, and the main theme of this year is ‘Enhancing Skills, Employability and Entrepreneurship’.

skillveri is happy to be a part of the event, and our CEO Sabarinath Nair will be speaking on Award Winning Initiatives in Welding Training. The session is on 4th Sep 2015, from 4-5 PM.

The event will be inaugurated by,

Mr. Subhash Desai, Honorable Minister for Industries, Government of Maharashtra,

Mr. Girish Bapat, Honorable Guardian Minister, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Protection, Food & Drug Administration & Parliamentary Affairs,

Mr. Anil Shirole, Honorable Member of Parliament,

Mr. S.S Sandhu, Principal Secretary, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Department and

Mr. Dilip Chenoy , Managing Director, National Skill Development Corporation.


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National Workshop of State Ministers and Other Stakeholders on Skill Development

On 9th May 2015, the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Govt of India organized a day long “Workshop of State Ministers & other stakeholders on Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Policy” at Vigyan Bhavan. (Read the official press note here).

Thanks to our selection to the Skill Innovation Initiative of NSDA, we were given a slot to present about our innovation to the august panel consisting of Hon’ble Minister of State for Skill Development (IC) Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy, the Secretary, MSDE Shri Sunil Arora, Joint Secretaries Shri Pawan Agarwal, Shri Rajesh Agarwal, and Kum Jyotsna Sitling, NSDA Chairman Shri S Ramadorai, and NSDC CEO Shri Dileep Chenoy. Among the audience were Hon’ble Ministers of Skills / Labour & Employment from across the states, and the secretaries of these ministries from the states.

The presentation I made at the workshop can be viewed from the following link: MSDE-VigyanBhavan-9May15v2

skillveri CEO Sabarinath Nair speaking at the Workshop of State Ministers on Skill Development Policy at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, on 9 May 2015
skillveri CEO Sabarinath Nair speaking at the Workshop of State Ministers on Skill Development Policy at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, on 9 May 2015

AURA Welding Simulator goes Global !

The Aura welding simulator from skillveri made its debut on foreign shores, at Muscat, Oman.

skillveri’s  Aura simulator was on demo at the Oman Refining & Petrochemical Exhibition, held in Muscat from 16-18th March 2015. The demo, which was at the stall of skillveri’s partners Global Source Trading LLC, drew a lot of footfalls and generated a lot of attention.

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The team was very happy to have the opportunity to give a demo of the Aura Welding Simulator to H E. Salim bin Nasser bin Said Al Aufi, Undersecretary, Ministry of Oil and Gas, Oman, who was impressed by it.

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H E. Salim bin Nasser bin Said Al Aufi watches a demo of the Aura Welding Simulator.

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The skillveri and GST Oman Teams at the stall –

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