NEWS & EVENTS – CIVIL ENGINEERING

CONSTRUCTION 4.0 - CIVIL ENGINEERING PERSPECTIVE

On 4th April 2019 ICI student chapter of MITS organized a technical summit on the topic “Construction 4.0- Civil Engineering Perspective”. Our esteemed panelists were, Er. S Sathiapalan (Retd. Executive Engineer, Kerala PWD/NH Division and leading structural consultant in Kerala. Currently employed with “Safe Matrix Architectural and Engineering Consultants India Pvt. Ltd”),  Er. Reji Zachariah (Chief Executive Officer, S&R Consultants, Kochi) and Prof.Nidhi M B (Professor, Mar Baselious College of Engineering and Technology, Trivandrum, National Executive council member of ISTE and Joint Secretary of IIIE - Indian Institution of Industrial Engineers, Kerala Chapter)

The session was included with a panel discussion followed by interaction with civil engineering students of MITS. Students from nearby colleges have also attended the session. The session was greatly benefited for students to have an overview of the possibilities and future of civil engineering constructions.

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SITE VISIT TO AASHIYANA CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

The S4, S6 and S8 students visited three construction sites of Aashiyana construction project at Kumarakom. S4 and S8 students visited the sites on 27-03-2019 accompanied by 3 faculty and 3 Lab Instructors. S6 students visited the sites on 29-03-2019, accompanied by 5 faculty and 2 Junior Engineers.  

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TECHNICAL TALK ON "ROLE OF ADMIXTURES IN CONCRETE INDUSTRY"

On 12th February 2019, an expert session on Concrete Concepts was conducted for 1st year and second year Civil Engineering students of MITS. The session was handled by Er. Mathukutty Sebastian, Sale Engineer BASF, Kochi. The session was very much interactive and informational for our civil engineering aspirants.

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SITE VISIT TO THYKOODAM METRO SITE

On 31st January 2019, students of S6 CE visited the Thykoodam Metro construction site. The site visit helped them to understand the modern construction techniques adopted in the site. The journey was under the leadership of Ms. Nishida A (Asst. Professor, Dept of CE) and Mr. Narayanan C R(Lab staff, CE).

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SITE VISIT TO CHAMBAKKARA ARCH DAM CONSTRUCTION

On 31th January 2019, students of S8 CE visited the Chambakkara Arch dam construction site The site visit helped them to understand modern construction techniques adopted in the site. The visit was very interesting and enlightening for the students and faculty. The journey was under the leadership of Mr. Basil Mathai(Asst. Professor, Dept of CE).

SITE VISIT TO MUTHOOT COOPERATE OFFICE PALARIVATTOM

On 30th January 2019, students of S4 CE visited the construction site of Muthoot Cooperate office Palarivattom. The site visit helped them to understand various construction methods used in the site. The journey was under the leadership of Mr. Sunith John David (Asst. Professor, Dept of CE) and Mr. Narayanan C R(Lab staff, CE).

BRIDGE-CON- CASE STUDY COMPETITION ON BRIDGES AFFECTED BY FLOOD

On 16th October 2018, ICI student chapter MITS conducted “Bridge-CON”, a case study competition on Bridges affected by the flood. Students were very much enthusiastic to participate in such competition that brings out their responsibility towards society as young civil engineering aspirants. The competition was all about site inspection, retrofitting and remedial measures to avoid such bridge failure during floods. The event was exclusively for final year civil engineering students and a total of 29 students participated for the same.

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ENGINEERS' DAY CELEBRATION

The Civil Engineering Association, ETERNIA organized Engineers' Day celebration of MITS on 15th September 2018, to celebrate the birthday of the Stalwart of Indian Engineering, M. Visveswaraya. The Engineers' Day message was delivered by Dr. M.P. Sukumaran Nair, Former Chairman, Public Sector Restructuring & Internal Audit Board (RIAB), at Isaac Newton Hall. Ms. Mary Lissy P.N (HoD, CE) delivered the welcome address, followed by the Presidential Address by Dr. Chikku Abraham, (Vice Principal, MITS).

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INTER-DEPARTMENT DEBATE COMPETITION

The Civil Engineering Association, ETERNIA in association with ICI and IGBC conducted an inter-department Debate Competition. The Preliminary round was conducted on 13th September 2018 on the topic ‘Women Empowerment in India is a Myth’ and four teams consisting of two members each was selected to the Final round. The Final round was conducted on 15th September 2018 on the topic ‘India has not made adequate progress with regard to Women’s Rights’. Mr. Neelakandan P.C (Associate Director, Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering Technology) elevated the competition as the Moderator. Miss Mekhna Rose Binil and Megha Mary Biju of S3, EEE won the competition.


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ETERNIA, the Civil Engineering Association of Muthoot Institute of Technology and Science, in association withIndian Concrete Institute and The Institution of Engineers (India), organized TrafFIX - an idea presentation competition on 24th March 2018, powered by CADD CENTRE, to decongest the traffic in Vyttila. The competition was opened to both the public and students from MITS, which was categorized separately. 20 teams from 12 different colleges across Kerala registered for the event. The event was conducted in 2 rounds. After the first round, 5 teams were selected to present their ideas before an eminent panel of judges. CIAL Director, Shri. A Chadrakumaran Nair was the chief guest of the day. Viswajyothy college of Engineering & Technology, Vazhakulam emerged as winners and won a cash prize of Rs 25000. The event was coordinated by Ms. Sarah Joy (Assistant Professor, CE) & Ms. Serin Sara Roy (Assistant Professor, CE).

 

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TECHNICAL SESSION ON "ADVANCEMENTS IN CONCRETE”

On 9th March 2018, an expert session on Advancements in Concrete was conducted for second year and third year civil students.  The session was headed by Dr.Elson John, Asst. Professor, MACE, Kothamangalam. The session provides an opportunity for the students to identify, discuss and apply the materials and technology available in producing good concrete that is suitable for different applications.

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Technical  talk by Dr.Elson John, Asst. Professor, MACE

TECHNICAL SESSION ON "WATER PROOFING TECHNIQUES”

On 19th February 2018, an expert session on Water Proofing Techniques in Concrete was conducted for 1st year civil students.  The session was headed by Mr. Rajesh Kumar R, Managing Partner, ACCL Building Solutions. It was a great experience for students to understand some of the modern techniques used waterproofing and interact with the experts from the industry.

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Technical  talk by Mr. Rajesh Kumar R, Managing Partner, ACCL Building Solutions

TECHNICAL TALK ON “GOOD CONSTRUCT PRACTICES”

On 9th February 2018, a technical session on Good Construction Practices was organized by ICI Student chapter of MITS for 3rd and 4th years of civil engineering students. The session was headed by Dr.Vasude v R, Asso. Professor, Toc H Institute of Science and Technology and Executive member of ICI Kochi Chapter. The session was concluded with what the different wrong construction practices are followed in the construction industry and how we can rectify or eliminate such practices bringing quality in construction. The session provides great information and enthusiasm for the young civil engineering aspirants of MITS.

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Technical Talk by Dr.Vasudev R, Asso. Professor, Toc H

 

TRAINING SESSION ON "SPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES AND IT'S APPLICATIONS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING”

The Department of Civil Engineering organized a training session on “Geospatial Technologies and its applications in Civil Engineering” for S5 CE students on 25th November 2017. Read more.

 

TILTATORE 2017- Build a Leaning Tower

ETERNIA, in association with ICI student chapter of MITS, consociated an inter department leaning tower construction competition ‘TILTATORE 2017’ for students on 25th October 2017. The first position for the competition was bagged by Nijas Muhammed, Mathew Manoj, and Mohammed Saleh of S3 CE. The event was coordinated by Mr. Sunith John David (Assistant Professor, CE) & Mr. Rahul Mohan(Assistant Professor, CE).

 

ENVISION - Short Film Competition

ETERNIA, in association with ICI student chapter of MITS, organized a short film competition ‘ENVISION’ on the theme “Human interference on ecology” aiming to embolden the artist in engineers and  to awaken the responsible citizens on 25th October, 2017. Read more.

 

INTERACTIVE TALK ON "ENTREPRENEURSHIP"

An enlightening and interactive talk on Entrepreneurship was headed by Mr. Fazil A S, Director of Dream Flower Housing Project Private Limited, on 20/03/2017.

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“Meet the Successful Entrepreneur”

 

INDUSTRIAL ORIENTATION PROGRAMME

An Industrial Orientation Programme on Non Destructive Test by United NDT was conducted by the department of Civil Engineering.

 

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An Industrial Orientation Programme on Non Destructive Test

INTERACTIVE SESSION ON "RESEARCH BASED PROJECTS"

Interactive session for students and faculty on Research-based projects with Dr. Rao Martand Singh, Universityof Surrey, UK on 7th February 2017.

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Interactive session for students and faculty on Research based projects

 

CUBO FUERZA

The Civil Engineering Department of MITS in collaboration with ICI student chapter of MITS is organizing highest concrete strength competition- “CUBO FUERZA” 2017.

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CUBO FUERZA 2017 (Cube Strength Competition)

 

 

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Interactive session by S6 and S8 students

Interactive session for S6 and S8 students with Architects of Designer Institute of Interior

Designs, Cochin on 27 January 2017.

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Interactive session by S8 students 

Interactive session for S8 students with the executives of Graduate Overseas on 18th January 2017.

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Technical talk on “Journey through Concrete”

On 31st October 2016, ETERNIA in association with ICI chapter of MITS and Ambuja Cements (P) Ltd

conducted a technical talk on “Journey through Concrete”.

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National Conference -ARICE 2016

Civil Engineering Department of MITS hosted its first National Conference on Advanced Research and

Innovations in Civil Engineering (ARICE 2016) on 8th September 2016.

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Keynote Address of National conference by Dr. P K Aravindan

As part of the First National Conference on Advanced Research and Innovation in Civil Engineering ARICE

2016 held on

8th September 2016, the keynote address was delivered by Dr. P K Aravindan.

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Indian Concrete Institute (ICI) Chapter

On 5th August 2016 official inauguration of Indian Concrete Institute (ICI) was done by Dr. Anitha G Pillai,

Chairperson, ICI Kochi centre.

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Technical Talk and Interaction Session on “Case Studies on Landfills”

Technical Talk and Interaction Session on “Case Studies on Landfills”

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Technical Talk and Interaction Session on “Upgrade to Update”

Technical Talk and Interaction Session on “Upgrade to Update”

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Talk on Mobile Technologies, Cloud Engineering, and System Administration.

Talk on Mobile Technologies, Cloud Engineering, and System Administration. 

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Technical talk on “Sustainable Water Management: Challenges in Indian Context”

Technical talk on “Sustainable Water Management: Challenges in Indian Context” 

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Interactive session by Dr. Vivek Tandon.

Interactive session for Staff and students headed by Dr. Vivek Tandon. 

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Technical Talk on “INDIAN RAILWAY-AN OVERVIEW”

Technical Talk on “INDIAN RAILWAY-AN OVERVIEW” 

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MITS ‘ATHARVA 2K14’

Civil Engineering Association 2015 Activity Inauguration & release of Newsletter ETERNIA’15 (Vol II). 

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Technical talk on Green Building

A technical talk onthe Green Building concept was conducted by Shri. Shashikesh Prabhu, Dy.General Manager of Skyline Foundations and Structures on 24 July 2015. 

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Resource Efficient Building

Technical talk on “Resource Efficient Building” 

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My Tree Challenge

Civil Engineering Department organized My Tree Challenge Campaign 

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Civil Engineering Association 2015 Activity Inauguration 

Civil Engineering Association 2015 Activity Inauguration & release of Newsletter ETERNIA’15 (Vol II)

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Civil Engineering EXPO

CIVIL ENGINEERING EXPO-An exhibition was arranged by Civil students. 

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Why Concrete is so Humanae

Technical talk on “Why Concrete is so Humanae”. 

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CUBO FUERZA 2017 (Cube Strength Competition)

One day workshop on “Low Cost Building Technology”.

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