Department of Civil Engineering

Infrastructure

Testing of Materials Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Universal testing machine

To perform Compressive test, Tensile test, Shear and bending test on different materials

2

Tile abrasion Testing Machine

To determine abrasive strength of  tiles

3

Impact testing machine

To determine toughness of different materials

4

Torsion testing machine

To determine rigidity of different materials

5

Hardness testing machine

To determine hardness  of different materials

6

Tile flexural testing machine

To determine bending  strength of tiles

 

Concrete Technology Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Compression Testing Machine

To determine compressive strength of concrete and other materials

2

Los Angels Abrasion Testing Machine

To determine wear and tear of  aggregates

3

Aggregate Impact Testing Machine

To determine impact strength of aggregates

4

Table Vibrator

To compact  concrete test cubes

5

Flow table

To determine workability of concrete

6

Vee-Bee Consistometer

To determine workability of concrete

7

Compaction Factor Test Apparatus

To determine workability of concrete

8

Seive Shaker

To sieve aggregate sample mechanically

 

Hydraulics Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Pressure Measuring Devices

For measurement of pressure of liquids

2

Reynolds Apparatus

to identify the type of flow

3

Minor losses through pipes

to find losses through elbows, bends, sudden contraction & expansion

4

Friction Factor Determination

to find Darcy’s Friction factor

5

Measurement of Discharge through Notch , Orifice & Venturimeter apparatus

to find coefficient of discharge

 

Surveying Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Dumpy Level

for measuring elevations of points

2

Theodolites

for measuring horizontal & vertical angles

3

Planimeter

for measuring area of irregular figures

4

Prismatic Compass

for measurement of horizontal angles

5

Total Station

for measuring distances, horizontal & vertical angles

In Academic Year 2011-12, Civil Engineering Department has received a grant of Rs. 3,90,000 from AICTE, Delhi under the scheme of MODROBS for surveying lab.

 

Model Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Transportation Engineering Models

Railway Tracks, Switches, Signals , Bridges

2

Irrigation Engineering Models

Ogee Spillway, Diversion Weir, Headworks

3

Environmental Engineering Models

Water Purification & Sewage Treatment plant

4

Building Construction Models

Windows, Doors, Staircase, Foundations, Roofing

 

Computer Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Machines -21 - HP P-IV Processor 1.6GHz, 512 MB RAM, HDD -80 GB.

System Software

  • Windows XP
  • Windows 7

Application Software

  • Microsoft Office 8 & 10

 

2

Printers

  • HP Laserjet 1018
  • HP Laserjet 1120 MFP

Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Direct Shear Test Apparatus

To test physical properties of soil

2

Vane Shear Test Apparatus

To determine shear strength of soil

3

C.B.R. Test Apparatus

To determine shear strength of soil

4

Permeability Test Apparatus

To determine bearing capacity of soil

5

Thermostatically controlled oven:

To determine coefficient of permeability of soil

6

Core Cutter with dolly

To determine water content of soil

7

Casagrande Liquid Limit Apparatus

To determine bulk and dry density of soil

8

Pycnometer

To determine specific gravity of soil

 

Applied Mechanics Laboratory

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Purpose

1

Parallel Force Table Apparatus

To Determine Law of Polygon of forces

2

Law of moment apparatus

To verify law of moment of forces

3

Single and Double purchase crab winch

To Determine MA, VR & Efficiency of it

4

Simple Screw Jack

To Determine MA, VR & Efficiency of it

5

Worm and Worm Wheel

To Determine MA, VR & Efficiency of it

6

Lami’s Theorem Apparatus

To verify lamis theorem of three forces

 

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