NEWS

AlphaMERS successfully tested its wave energy harnessing device at IIT Chennai in Feb 2018.

AlphaMERS receiving Assocham MSME innovation runner up award 2017. Speaking at the post award session on - Innovation ecosystem in MSMEs.

Capt.Sekhar speaking to fellow master mariners at Company Of Master Mariners Bangalore chapter on 11th Nov 2017. An excellent engaging audience.

Capt.Sekhar speaking at the India Commonwealth Technology and Innovation seminar at Delhi.

Capt.Sekhar sharing at a financial clinic organised by Assocham and sharing his views on the financial challenges of an SME and the financial ecosystem.

Capt.Sekhar speaking at National Chemical and Industrial Disaster management seminar organised by FICCI at Hyderabad on 11th October 2017

Capt.Sekhar speaking at a seminar on disaster risk management at NIT Suratkal.

Capt.Sekhar speaking to disaster management officials of SARRC countries

Capt.Sekhar speaking at Oil Spill India seminar

Capt.Sekhar speaking at Chemical & Industrial Disaster Management seminar at Bhubaneswar

Assocham SME innovation award 2015 received by Executive Director Capt.Sekhar from Honorable minister Shripad Naik in a ceremony in Delhi.

Prof.Siva Umapathy, Chairman of Dept. of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry and Professor Dept. of Instrumentation and Applied Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, joined the board of AlphaMERS as an independent director.

AlphaMERS deployed preventive booms around the STS operation off Tuticorin port using only available country boats.

AlphaMERS participated in a major exercise under the flag of ISCO, conducted by North Pacific Coast Guard Forum. This exercise tested the IOA format (International Offer of Assistance) by IMO - to request international assistance in case of a major oil spill disasters.


AlphaMERS carried out an oil spill response workshop at Goa and demonstrated the shore seal boom for beach protection.

AlphaMERS carried out oil spill response exercise, 10 miiles off Kakinada coast on behalf of M/s GSPC Ltd.

AlphaMERS conducted oil spill response workshops at Kakinada, Jamnagar, Mumbai and Delhi along with M/s Swire Pacific.

Capt.Sekhar speaking at a FICCI seminar on cruise tourism. He was founder MD of Lavender Cruises n Ports Pvt Ltd which is renamed as Lavender Innovations Pvt Ltd.

Capt.Sekhar The ED of AlphaMERS is a qualified hydrogen sulfide safety trainer as per ANZI/ASSE 390.1 and 490.1 standards, and certified by ASSE (US). He has trained over 500 oil industry personnel on H2S safety.