15th July 2017 14:01:43 Hours
The ‘Innoveta’ Educational exhibition of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) that mirrors exclusive innovative talents of the troops was opened on Friday (14). This exhibition will remain open till Saturday (15) inside the SFHQ - West premises on the instructions of the Commander, Security Forces - West (SF-West), Major General Sudantha Ransinghe.
‘Innoveta’ at Panagoda consists of 24 creative products of the troops serving the SFHQ-West was opened by Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe, Commander, SF- West as the Chief Guest together with several Senior Officers after lighting the traditional oil lamp.
This exhibition provides a rare opportunity for the troops in the area to enhance their knowledge and grasp the idea of innovative thinking and creative values.
Lieutenant Colonel S.D Udayasena together with Mr Ranjan Joseph, Technology and Innovation Support Centre and Mr A.A.M.T Adikari, College of Technology selected the best innovators in the exhibition.
The best innovative products are as follows;
1st place - New Computer Operating System designed by 12 Sri Lanka Signal Corps
2nd place - Electric Engine powered by magnetic power made by 2 Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
3rd place - Light motor car made with using a motor bicycle engine made by 1 Sri Lanka Military Police