Dedicated centre of excellence in Agricultural engg at Tada

Integrated Special Economic Zone developer Sri City would set up a dedicated centre of excellence in research and training in Agricultural engineering at Tada.

Last Updated: Sep 25, 2010, 21:24 PM IST

Chennai: Integrated Special Economic Zone developer Sri City would set up a dedicated centre of excellence in research and training in Agricultural engineering at Tada, 90 km from Chennai, a top company official said on Saturday.

"The new Centre will be launched in Sri City SEZ (at Tada) soon", Sri City Managing Director Ravindra Sannareddy said in a statement here. A 100 member delegation from seven states, comprising leading agricultural engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs
witnessed development works at Sri City, it said.
"Multi-product SEZs offer vast scope for agro-engineering related units like farm machinery, micro irrigation and food processing. Sri City has a dedicated food processing zone and we will extend our complete support for such industries", he said.

Sri City offers the advantage of well-established connectivity by rail and road with proximity to three seaports and two airports, the statement added.

PTI