Concrete Cube Casting Competition

Concrete Cube casting competition final round hosted by Indian Concrete Institute Kochi Chapter was held on 7th June 2019 at Concrete Laboratory of Civil Engineering Department, AISAT. Student teams from various engineering colleges enthusiastically participated in the competition. Three teams of Department of Civil Engineering, AISAT participated in the competition. The 28th day compressive strength of the cubes were tested in the presence of eminent persons like Er. M.A Joseph, Chairman ICI Kochi Chapter, Dr.Elson John, Secretary, ICI Kochi Chapter, representatives of sponsoring company DH Academy, Fosroc Chemicals etc. ICI student chapter coordinators of participating engineering colleges, staffs from Civil Engineering department and other ICI members were present during the occasion. They motivated the students and interacted with the students about the troubles while casting the cubes, difficulties faced to get good workability, finish etc. They also enlightened on the importance of good mix design. Certificate of participation was distributed after the event. The cash prize and certificates for the winners will be distributed in a forthcoming function of ICI.