Air Quality Monitoring System Training in India for Telangana State Pollution Control Board Main pic: Abdhesh Pratap (Production Supervisor, ECOTECH Industries), Paresh Gandhi, (Operations Manager, ECOTECH Industries), and (far right) Anuj Bhargava (Operations Manager, ECOTECH Monitoring Solutions) with staff from the Telangana State Pollution Control Board at ECOTECH’s Indore facility. In June, ECOTECH Industries welcomed staff from the Telangana State Pollution Control Board (TSPCB) to its facility in Indore, India, for an in-depth two-day training program. The TSPCB is the statutory authority that implements environmental laws and regulations within the jurisdiction of the State of Telangana, in south-central India. It is one of a large number of statutory authorities that ECOTECH works closely with to help monitor and protect the environment in India. TSPCB recently purchased and installed an ECOTECH Air Quality Monitoring Station (AQMS) and six TSPCB scientific officers and analysts took part in a series of sessions designed to familiarise them with the AQMS, its operation, working principles of each gas analyser, as well as servicing and basic maintenance of the equipment. TOGETHER 2017 Issue 2
Training was provided on the world-class range of ECOTECH Serinus ® gas analysers, including the Serinus ® 10 ozone (O 3) analyser, Serinus ® 30 carbon monoxide (CO) analyser, Serinus ® 40 oxides of nitrogen (NO x ) analyser, Serinus ® 50 sulfur dioxide (SO 2) analyser, Serinus ® Gas Calibrator, data logger and Airodis software. The training gave the TSPCB participants a chance to interact with each instrument and understand the functionality of the fully integrated system. The training was conducted by ECOTECH Industries’ Operations Manager Paresh Gandhi; Production Supervisor, Abdhesh Pratap Singh; and ECOTECH Monitoring Solutions’ Operations Manager, Anuj Bhargava, all of whom will play a role in ongoing customer support to the TSPCB. “Providing training of this calibre is a major component of what we do to ensure that ECOTECH customers have intrinsic knowledge of our systems,” said Paresh. “ Training of this caliber is a major component of what we do to ensure that ECOTECH customers have intrinsic knowledge of our systems. ” Pic above: TSPCB staff getting hands-on instruction about the ECOTECH AQMS. ECOTECH operates and maintains over 80 Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations (CAAQMS) across India. Systems are supported and maintained by an expert team of over 65 technicians that form ECOTECH Monitoring Solutions, based in Hyderabad. Learn more about ECOTECH’s presence in India: www.ecotech.com/india ecotech.com 25
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