On 3rd March’2015, Department of Civil Engineering, OIST, Bhopal organized an industrial visit of under construction Rail over bridge (ROB) at Habibganj, Bhopal.
In this visit, students of IV, VI and VIII semester of Civil Engineering branch gained knowledge about the different parts of bridge structure like foundation, piers, formwork for span, bearings, Reinforced earth retaining wall, compaction of approaches etc. Civil Engineering students acquired knowledge about bridge engineering as per RGPV syllabus. On site, Er.A.K.Dubey Asst. Engineer, Municipal Corporation, Bhopal, engineers of M/s Nagarjuna Construction Co. and the faculty members explained the project in detail.
The aim of field visit was to give practical knowledge to the students along with class room training and to enable the students to understand the subject in a better way.