Association & Activities
The Civil Engineering Association (‘RACHANA’) at TIST, was established with a prime objective to proliferate knowledge & address industrial issues by bringing corporates, professors and students on common platform. ‘RACHANA’, having students as well as faculty as its members is very active in the department. The association aims to promote Civil Engineering by providing the much-needed practical exposure to the community members through its regular activities like technical seminars, research symposium, FDP, talks on ongoing research practices throughout the globe and many other related topics from distinguished practitioners of the trade.
RACHANA activities of the year 2017-2018:
Department of Civil Engineering, TocH Institute of Science and Technology, Arakkunnam organized a 5 day faculty development programme on “EMERGING TRENDS IN ADVANCED COCRETE TECHNOLOGY” from 19/07/2017 to 25/07/2017. The FDP was inaugurated by Er. Santhosh S. Nair, Chief Manager, Team CSS, ACC Cements, Kerala. Around 50 participants from various Engineering Colleges in Kerala attended the inaugural function. The programme consisted of 7 technical talks by eminent personalities in the field of Civil Engineering and a site visit to UltraTech Plant, W/Island. The technical partners for our programme were ACC Cement,Ultratech Cement,Ambuja Cement and Ashtec Pvt Ltd.
|Technical Talk -1|
|Er. Santhosh Sreedharan Nair, Chief Manager, Team CSS , ACC Cements, Kerala|
|Technical Talk – 2|
|Er. Sajid KV & Er. Naufal Ebrahim, ACC Cements, Kerala|
|Technical Talk 3|
|Er. Shyju Nair, Zonal Head, Ambuja Cements.|
|Site Visit at UltraTech Plant, W/Island|
|Technical Talk 4|
|Er. M A Joseph, Regional Head- Technical Services at UltraTech Cement Ltd.|
|Mix Design Workshop|
|Technical Talk 5|
|Prof. Lathi Karthi, HOD, CE Dept, TIST|
|Technical Talk 6|
|Asso. Prof. (Dr.) Vasudev R, TIST|
|Technical Talk 7|
|Er. Ranjit P, Branch Manager, ASHTECH (I) Pvt. Ltd.|
Department of Civil Engineering, TIST in association with Safety and Fire Engineering, conducted a technical forum on the topic “Industrial and occupational Safety awareness” on 13/07/2017.
RACHANA activities of the year 2016-2017 :
The Civil Enginering Association activities for the year 2016- 2017 was inaugurated by Dr. Aravindhan, Principal Consultant, Sreegiri Consultants on August 11th 2016. He also delivered a technical talk on “Design of Structures”. The Department News letter “SANSKRITI” was released on the same day by Dr. Aravindhan. The function was presided by by Er. C.S. Varghese, President, Toc H Public School Society and felicitated by Prof.Dr. P. J. Joseph, Director, Toc H Public School Society & Dr. D. Vincent H. Wilson, Principal, TIST. Click here to read more.