NTPC-Simhadri Celebrates 72nd Republic Day
On the most auspicious occasion of the 72 Republic Day, NTPC Simhadri Group General Manager, Shri. Diwakar Koushik -Chief Guest commenced with the hoisting of the national flag at Sadana Kreeda Maidhan. The honorable moment was marked with rhythmic platoon performances by the defines forces beaming with reverence for the nation.
The organization also took this opportunity to recognize the high achievers from the employees. A special segment, the Chief General Manager Meritorious Awards were conferred to the best performing employees of the last year from all departments. The presenters, Group General Manager, Shri. Diwakar Kaushik, Chief General Manager, SSC (SR), Shri. A K Srivastava, Shri G C Choukse-GM(O&M) DLC President Mrs Seema Kaushik and Deputy Commander, CISF congratulated all winners and encouraged them to keep achieving higher.
On this great occasions, GMs from Simhadri and SSC-SR, HODs, DLC President Mrs Seema Kaushik, Union and Association representatives attended due to Covid participants have been restricted to 100 only. Cultural programs have been planned through virtual mode.
On this most auspicious occasion Shri Diwakar Kaushik along with SSC CGM Shri A K Srivastava, GM (O&M) Shri G C Choukse, GMs & HODs from Simhadri & SSC-SR planted 26 plants in front of Admin Building premises.
GGM highlighted the following achievements in his speech.
Major Remarkable achievements in O & M front during the year were:
❖ Station ECR: Average FY 20-21: 300 Ps/kwh (FY 19-20: 327 Ps/kwh) ECR for the Month Dec’20 was 270 Ps/kwh
❖ Sweet water consumption reduced to 18.1 MLD against consent of 21.6 MLD (Previous FY till Nov – 23.10 MLD – Savings of Rs. 2.5 Crs).
❖ Interconnection between St-2 CW Blow down and Sea Water Make up, thus facilitating stoppage of all St-2 CW pumps during shut down of both Stage-2 Units- leads to Reduction in APC (3MW and 52 Lakhs DSM)
❖ Temperature Monitoring provision made in Ash Evacuation Lines for increasing effectiveness
❖ Zero demurrage for consecutive 26 months since Nov 2018 ❖ Use of underground live cable testing machine
❖ Parking place identified for all heavy vehicles inside the plant in nights for avoiding vehicle collision