Agri Facilities

List of Laboratories

Crop Husbandry Lab

a0
Crop husbandry laboratory enables the students to practices various crop production activities such as preparing the field, selecting the seeds varieties, preparation of seeds, sowing, transplanting, weeding and harvesting the crops.

Surveying I & II

a1

Features

  • Ranging rods and Chaining
  • Chain Traversing
  • Plane table surveying
  • Levels and leveling staff
  • Theodolite
  • Total station
  • Tapes
  • Cross staff
  • GPS

Acquiring practical knowledge on handling basic survey instruments including leveling and development of contour map of given area.


CADD

a2

Features

• 37 IBM computer systems
• Internet connectivity for all the systems
• Centralized air conditioned room
• Auto CADD, STAAD Pro, Solid works softwares ….etc installed in all systems
• Print and scan facilities of drawing sheets

To draft the plan, elevation and sectional views of buildings in accordance with development and control rules satisfying orientation and functional requirements as per National Building Code.

Hydraulic Engineering

a3

Features

• Bernoulli’s theorem – Verification Apparatus
• Calculation of Meta centric height
• Measurement of velocity - Pitot tube assembly
• Flow measurement :
   o Channel with provision for fixing notches
   o Flume assembly with provisions for conducting experiments on hydraulic jumps
   o Flow measurement in pipes
Venturimeter
Orifice meter
Flow through orifice tank
Flow through mouth piece
Losses in Pipes
Major loss – Friction loss
Minor Losses - pipe line assembly with provisions for having Sudden contractions in diameter,                        

   expansions Bends, elbow fitting, etc
Pumps
Single stage Centrifugal pump
Multi stage Centrifugal pump
Reciprocating pump
Turbine
Impulse turbine
Francis turbine
Kaplan turbine

To measure flow in pipes and determine frictional losses and able to develop characteristics of pumps and turbines.

 

Strength of Materials

a4

Features

UTM
Torsion testing machine
Impact testing machine
Hardness testing machine
Beam deflection test apparatus
Le Chatelier’s apparatus
Vicat’s apparatus

To develop knowledge in the area of testing of materials and components of structural elements experimentally.

 

Soil Mechanics

a5

Features

Marshall Stability Apparatus
Hydrometer
Liquid and plastic limit apparatus
Shinkage limit apparatus
Proctor compaction apparatus
Direct shear apparatus
Field density measuring device
Triaxial shear apparatus
Three gang consolidation test device

To determine index properties and engineering properties such as shear strength, compressibility and permeability by conducting appropriate tests.