FACILITIES

GEO-TECHNICAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY

 

The laboratory has facilities for conducting practical classes for undergraduate programmes. The undergraduate students are being encouraged to take up topics in the field of Geotechnical Engineering for their project work by making use of facilities available in the laboratory.

Various equipment available in the lab are:-

  • Hydrometer
  • Pycnometer
  • Triaxial testing machine
  • Direct shear apparatus
  • UCC apparatus
  • Sieve sets
  • Standard Penetration test apparatus
  • Sieve Shaker (motorized)
  • Liquid limit device
  • Proctor compaction apparatus
  • Plastic limit apparatus
  • Shrinkage limit testing apparatus
  • Hot air oven
  • Vane shear
  • Sand replacement apparatus
  • Core cutter
  • CBR apparatus
  • Permeability testing apparatus (Constant head & Variable head)
  • Relative density apparatus

 

TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING LABORATORY

The Transportation Engineering Laboratory is equipped with facilities for testing of Aggregates, Bitumen and Soil.

Various equipment available in the lab are

  • Compression testing mschine-3000kN Capacity
  • Los Angeles Abrasion testing machine
  • CBR testing machine
  • Aggregate Impact testing machine
  • Bitumen mixer
  • Sieve set and sieve shaker
  • Flakiness and Elongation testing apparatus
  • Angularity number testing apparatus
  • Pensky Marten Flash and Fire point apparatus
  • Penetrometer
  • Ductility testing machine for bitumen
  • Softening point testing apparatus
  • Float test apparatus
  • Constant temperature water bath
  • Thermo statically controlled oven
  • Modified Proctor apparatus
  • Specific gravity bottle

CONCRETE LABORATORY

Various equipment available in the lab are

  • Universal testing machine-600kN
  • Compressive testing machine-3000kN
  • Compressive testing machine-2000kN
  • Transverse strength testing machine-300kg
  • Abrasion testing machine
  • Tile testing machine
  • IS Sieve
  • Concrete mixer
  • Vibrating table
  • Moulds-Cylinder, Cube & Beams
  • Slump test apparatus
  • Vicat apparatus
  • Compaction factor apparatus
  • Bulk density containers
  • Flow table
  • Rebound hammer
  • Electronic balance
  • Flexure testing machine-100kN
  • Sieve shaker
  • Crack width measuring equipment

STRENGTH OF MATERIALS LABORATORY

 

Various equipment available in the laboratory are

  • Universal testing machine-50t
  • Torsion testing machine
  • Impact testing machine
  • Brinell hardness testing machine
  • Rockwell hardness testing machine
  • Compression testing machine
  • Screw gauge, Vernier caliper
  • Spring testing machine
  • Extensometer
  • Fly wheel
  • Compound pendulum
  • Wood testing machine

SURVEY LABORATORY

 

EQUIPMENTS AND FACILITIES AVAILABLE

  1. Total Station
  2. Laser Distance Meter
  3. Theodolites
  4. Levels
  5. Carl-Zeiss Self alignment Level
  6. Dumpy Level
  7. Tilting Level
  8. Levelling Staff
  9. Prismatic Compass
  10. Plane Table Set
  11. Telescopic Alidade
  12. Surveyor’s Compass
  13. Optical Square
  14. Clinometer
  15. Planimeter
  16. Station Pointer
  17. Pantograph
  18. Station signal with three leg
  19. Substense bar
  20. Measuring tape
  21. Chain
  22. Cross staff
  23. Ranging rod
  24. Offset rod
  25. Arrows
  26. Celestial Sphere(Model)

ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY

EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE

  • pH meter
  • Dissolved oxygen meter
  • Nephelometer
  • Conductivity meter
  • Photo electric colori meter
  • Jar test apparatus
  • Jackson’s turbidity meter
  • Rectangular water bath
  • Hot plate
  • Flame photo meter with sodium, potassium and calcium filter
  • Hot air oven
  • Analytical balance
  • Electronic weighing balance
  • Refrigerator
  • Centrifuge
  • Spectrophoto meter
  • BOD incubator
  • COD meter

COMPUTATIONAL LABORATORY

Licensed software’s available are

  1. Auto CAD
  2. Pro-V8i

Trial versions and open source software of

  • Auto CAD
  • ANSYS Civil

CIVIL ENGINEERING WORKSHOP

 

This lab is intended to conduct the practical sessions of the first year B-tech students. Training sessions like Setting out of building, Area and Volume calculation of building and building components, making of brick bonds and basics surveying using levelling instruments are conducted by using this lab facility.

STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS LABORATORY(PG)

 

Experiment facilities are available for the study of

  1. Free vibration of cantilever beam
  2. Forced vibration of simply supported beam
  3. Dynamics of a three storied shear building model
  4. Dynamics of single storied frame with planar asymmetry
  5. Dynamics of vibration absorber
  6. Vibration isolation of a secondary system
  7. Dynamics of a four storied frame with and without an open ground floor
  8. Dynamics of one span and two span beams
  9. Dynamics of free standing rigid bodies under base motion

 

 

 

STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY(PG)

The lab mainly facilitates the post graduate students and the research scholars to conduct the experiments related to structural Engineering.

Some of the facilities available in the lab are

  • Load Frame (200kN)
  • Column Testing Fame (1500kN)
  • Compression testing Machine (3000kN & 200T)
  • Hydraulic Jack (250 kN & 500 kN)
  • Pre-stressing equipments
  • Concrete mixers
  • Vibrating machine for mortar cubes
  • Vibrating table for Concrete cubes
  • Needle Vibrator
  • Platform Balance(300kg)
  • Sieve shaker-Hand operated
  • IS Sieves
  • Moulds for casting cube, cylinder, beam
  • Digital load indicator
  • Digital strain indicator
  • LVDT
  • Air compressor (3HP)
  • Flow table
  • Self compacting concrete equipments
  • Impact test Setup
  • Portable Generator
  • Electric oven
  • VICAT apparatus