Techincal Campus, School of Engineering, Kalamassery, Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala, India

Site Visit

A site visit was organized for the students of first semester M.Tech  (Geomechanics and Structures ) on 5th November 2018.The students visited the worksite where Standard Penetration Test was being carried out. The site was at Edappally, near to Oberon Mall. Testing was done by BoreTech Services, Koonammavu, Ernakulam. Students were accompanied by three faculties namely Asst.Prof.Aswin Subhan, Asst Prof. Saranya Ullas and Assoc.Prof.Liji Anna Mathew.

Students had the opportunity to witness sample extraction and recording N value (Standard Penetration Number). The supervisors of the site gave a detailed explanation about the field bore logs and gave the students a hands-on experience in field identification of soil samples.