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Civil Engineering

Facilities

               The Department has well equipped laboratories catering to the needs of academics, consultancy and research. In the first year of course, students of all branches are exposed to survey labs and masonry workshops along with mechanical and electrical workshops. We have well equipped surveying laboratory, structural and material testing laboratory, CAD laboratory, geotechnical engineering laboratory, transportation engineering laboratory and environmental engineering laboratory. 
 

CIVIL WORKSHOP
Faculty in Charge: Asst. Prof. Parvathy Rajendran

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Chain Surveying 
  • Plane Table
  • Prismatic Compass
  • Dumpy Level
  • Plumbing 
  • Masonry

 

SURVEYING LABORATORY
Faculty in Charge: Asst. Prof. Prajeesha M. P.

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Total station
  • Theodolite
  • Prismatic Compass
  • Dumpy Level
  • Chain
  • Plane Table

 

MATERIAL TESTING LABORATORY - I & II
Faculty in Charge: Asst. Prof. Basil Baby

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Universal Testing Machine
  • Brinell Hardness Tester
  • Torsion Testing Machine
  • Impact Testing Machine
  • Compression Testing Machine
  • Needle Vibrator
  • Vicat Apparatus
  • Slump Testing Apparatus
  • Rebound Hammer
  • Tile Testing Machine

  

Available Consultancy Facilities:
  • Tension Test on round bars, 10mm to 36mm diameter
  • Tension Test on flat bars, 4mm to 65mm diameter
  • Tension Test on steel wires
  • Determination of Standard Consistancy
  • Soundness Test
  • Determination of Initial and Final Setting Time
  • Casting and Testing of Mortar Cubes using Ennore Sand

 

GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY
Faculty in Charge: Asst. Prof. Nishida A.

  

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Triaxial Shear Testing Apparatus
  • Direct Shear Testing Apparatus
  • Unconfined Compression Testing Apparatus
  • Consolidation Testing Machine
  • Permeability Testing Arrangement
  • Sieve Shaker
  • Core Cutter
  • Compaction Testing Arrangement
  • Arrangement for Atterberg Limits

 

Available Consultancy Facilities:
  • Determination of Shear Strength of Soil
  • Determination of Settlement of soil
  • Determination of Compaction Parameters
  • Determination of Permeability of Soil
  • Sieve Analysis
  • Determination of Field Density of Soil
  • Determination of Consistency Limits

                     

COMPUTING TECHNIQUES LAB
Staff in Charge: Asst. Prof. Lakshmi S.

 

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Desktop(72)
  • Canon LBP 3500

                     

COMPUTER APPLICATIONS LAB
Staff in Charge: Asst. Prof. Aswathy Simon

 

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Desktop(72)
  • Canon LBP 3500
  • AutoCAD 2013
  • STAAD Pro
  • PRIMAVERA

 

TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING LABORATORY
Faculty in Charge: Asst. Prof. Pretina George

  

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Los Angeles Abrasion Testing Machine
  • Aggregate Impact Tester
  • Standard Tar Viscometer
  • Ductility Testing Machine
  • Ring and Ball Apparatus
  • Automatic Compactor
  • Asphalt Mixer
  • California Bearing Ratio Testing Apparatus
  • Marshall Apparatus

 

Available Consultancy Facilities:
  • Determination of Grades of Bitumen
  • Determination of Strength of Subgrade Soil
  • Determination of Marshall Stability of Bitumenous material
  • Determination of toughness, hardness and strength of road aggregates
  • Determination of Percentage of Elongated and Flaky aggregates
  • Determination of Specific Gravity of bitumen
  • Determination of Consistency of Bitumenous material

  

ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY
Faculty in Charge: Asst. Prof. Suramya P. M.

  

Major Equipments / Facilities:
  • Spectrophotometer
  • Turbidimeter
  • Muffle Furnace
  • BOD Incubator
  • Hot Air Oven

 

Available Consultancy Facilities:
  • Determination of turbidity of water
  • Determination of BOD and COD of water
  • Determination of chloride
  • Determination of hardness
  • Determination of MPN
  • Determination of dissolved oxygen

 

  

 

 

Civil Engineering

Calendar

  • 25
    03
    17
    Symphonia 2017
    The College Arts Fest Symphonia –2017 was Inaugurated by famous stand up comedian, Mr. Ramesh Pisharody. The College arts fest has been hosted on 25th March 2017.
  • 23
    03
    17
    Aavishkar 2017
    Tech Fest 2017 "AAVISHKAR- 17" was inaugurated on 23th March 2017 at 10:00 AM.Chief Guest on the occasion was Sri.John Mathew M, GM(Works), HNL Kottayam.
  • 7
    04
    15
    Additional Skill Acquisition Training Programme to higher secondary students Inauguration
    Automotive Machining course as a joint initiative of higher education department and general education department,Govt. of Kerala through PCFCT,inaugurated by sri. P.V Thomas chairman,NECT.   Click here for photos >>

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