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Achievements of the Department

Achievements

  • Best Student Chapter Award for Project SAAF Phase-II at IIT-Chennai   (2014)
  • Award Received from Smitha Sabarwal (I.A.S) on Republic day 2014 under social service category
  • Students from III year has done a project on “Road Mapping And Digitization Of Road Data” by using QGIS software collaboration with Hyderabad urban labs made road data of some wards of the Central Zone of Hyderabad.
  • K.Jathin Sriraj, a student from III year won a Gold Medal in 800m race in GITAM Inter College tournament on 11th -16th Feb, 2013.
  • G.Nagarjuna, S.Vinod Kumar Reddy, P.Srinath (IV year students)are the runners of volley ball in Inter Engineering College tournament 2013.

Infrastructure

Laboratories

The department has the following state-of-the-art laboratories

  1. Strength of Materials
  2. Concrete Technology
  3. Non-Destructive Testing
  4. Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Machines
  5. Geotechnical Engineering
  6. Transportation Engineering
  7. Surveying
  8. Engineering Geology
  9. Environmental Engineering

Major Equipment

S.No.    Equipment     Use
 Bump Integrator Model 2 with Accessories     Road pavement wearing course ride quality
2      Total Station  To assess the quality of concrete
3     Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Tester To assess the quality of concrete
4     20 Tonnes & 100 Tonnes UTM To test the tensile and compressive strength of   materials/components and structures
5    Permeability Apparatus Soil Permeability Studies

Computer Center

  • State-of-the-art computer center with 35 modern systems backed up by a 20 kVA UPS
  • Latest 30 user STAAD pro V8i worth Rs.16.84 lakh

Class Rooms

  • Equipped with ICT enabled interactive projectors and devices

Research Promotion

  • Provision for in-house research activities
  • Research committee to monitor research activity
  • Student participation in research activities

Features of the department:

  • Research publications-National/International Journals: 11
  • Research publications-National/International Journals Conferences: 12
  • Member of Reviewer: International: 02
  • Advisory & Technical Member- National/International: 03
  • Conferences attended: National/International: 11
  • M.Tech / M.Phil Thesis reviewed: 04
  • Professional Courses Attended-National: 01
  • Professional Memberships-National: 03