The Center is being established under the directorship of Dr.R.Rudramoorthy , Principal of PSG College of Technology. The center would be administered by Dr.S.Suresh General Manger/COE, former Head of the Welding Research Institute, BHEL and Tiruchirappalli and Dr.K. Asokkumar Additional General Manager/COE and former AGM of WRI. The COE would be guided by an apex level governing council and advisory committee that would comprise of representatives from DHI, WRI and other key members from industry.
This COE on welding is being established to develop and deliver new products in the following three technology areas.