The Department of Civil Engineering provides the same weightage to the practical performance also. With such motive, The Department has arranged many Industry visits for the students to enhance their practical knowledge, to understand the application of classical theories in solving various engineering problems. Following are the industries has been visited Larsen & Toubro Limited(Ahmedabad),GERI (Vadodara),Waste Water Treatment Plant(Ankleshwar),Contour Survey Project(Tajpura).
Industrial Visit at Adani Shantigram, Ahmedabad
The Shantigram Township is situated at Vishnodevi Temple near Ring Road, Ahmedabad which is being developed around the promise of ‘The Good Life’. The visit of township was conducted under the guidance of Mr. KartikVadgama, (Senior Executive Admissions). At present, the Shantigram Township has 7 fully developed gated projects: The North Park, La Marina, Water Lily, Elysium, The Meadows, Aangan, and The Evergreen (Senior Citizen Residences).The residences at these projects span from a comfort range of 1 and 2 BHK affordable homes, to premium 2.5, 3, 3.5, 4 and 5 BHK apartments, penthouses and luxurious villas.Shantigram boasts of wide arterial roads with separate pedestrian, cycling and motor vehicle paths. It has its own storm water management system, sub power station, sewage treatment plant and Solar street lights, making it one of India’s greenest mega projects of Adani.
Site Visit at Akshar Pavilion Site, Vadodara
Located in the Heart of the City Gotri, Akshar Pavilion is the destination of desirable lifestyle with superb locale; serene environment; and ultra-luxurious lifestyle. 46 students of B.Tech final year class along with two faculties from Civil Engineering Department, PIT, visited Akshar Pavilion site on 2nd September 2016. After reaching site, students were greeted by Project Manager Mr. Jeetu Bhai and Site engineer Mr. Daxesh. After that the group was divided into two parts; first group visited the Post Tensioning slab construction site and second group visited the club house and amenities area. Site engineer of third Party PTSI explained the post tensioning methods and slab construction in detail. He also explained about the advantages and applications of using post tensioning method in slab construction. Students showed a great interest in various processes and learnt a lot from the site. The site engineer also invited the group to visit again after some days when there will be actual work of application of post tensioning by giving pressure through jacks.