On Dec. 30, 2014, the 5th “Simens Drives Cup” PLC Application Competition was held by School of Automation and Electrical Engineering with audience including Mr. Tian Guoli, Deputy Director of Teaching Affairs Office, Ms. Yang Guizhi, Party Secretary of School of Automation and Electrical Engineering, Deputy Dean Chen Zhiliang and Deputy Party Secretary Li Min, etc.
The finals involved practical computer operation. After the competition, 2 first prizes, 4 second prizes, 6 third prizes and a number of excellence prizes were awarded with students Yan Han of Excellence Class 1101 and Hao Siwei of Excellence Class 1201 winning the first prizes.
All the undergraduates of TUTE were qualified for the competition and more than 80 students signed for it. After the exam and practical operation part on Dec. 23, 30 students entered the finals.
The aim of the competition is to arouse the interest of the undergraduates in PLC equipment and their awareness in practical operation.