Study Tours

Date: From 10-January 2017- 13 January-2017

Subject: Design-II

The students visited Alibaug and two villages nearby namely- Bamnoli and Varsoli koliwada.

Aim - To study the traditional architecture, the built and open spaces with reference to the activities taking place in those places.
Study of the building technology and the local materials used for construction.
Students had to prepare drawings based on their study and also design a structure in the climate of the region. This will help them understand how to respond to different climatic conditions.
A site is selected and design of a primary health centre has been proposed as there is lack of primary health services.

Date: 5-March-2017

Subject: Building technology & Materials Visit to College of Military Engineering

A site visit was scheduled for the first year students under the subject ''Building technology and materials''. This visit was scheduled on 15th March 2017. The visit was organized by Ar.Nazneen Ahmed and accompanied the subject faculty, Prof.Avani Topkar, Prof.Rachna Bhosle, Prof.Prajakta Thamke andProf. Roshni Yettiwar.

During the visit the students got to see the model building for demonstration of various building materials their application and types of doors and windows. Professor from the college of military engineering gave students a brief introduction about the model room and demonstration building.

Wai: One day Tour

A Study Tour is a course combined with a short-term period of group travel designed to introduce you to other countries or cities & cultures by bringing to life what you are learning in the classroom. Hence, inclusion of Study tour in our academic curriculum plays a crucial role providing an opportunity to students to execute and enhancing their skills, knowledge and competencies with self-development and actualization to be a professional in future.

A one day tour to Wai and Menawali was organized for first year students along with faculties on 1st October 2016. Students visited Menawali a village in Wai which has a history of Nana Fadnis wada and the ghats constructed by Nana Phadnis. It was his retirement abode. A brief history was narrated to the students about Wai and Menawali. On the way back they had a treat to visit Mapro garden where students enjoyed sweets and shopping.

Date: 24 August 2016

SITE VISIT: Apartment under construction at Thergaon, By: Prathmesh Developers, Pune

Subject: Building Technology and Materials-I

Accompanied By: Prof. Avani Topkar, Prof. Prajakta Thamke, Prof Roshni Yettiwar

OBJECTIVE:
1. To study the materials and tools required for building construction.
2. To study the building elements.
A site visit for the study of various materials and tools and building elements was organized for the students of first Year Bachelor of Architecture of our College to the above site, as per their Academic curriculum.
The students studied the following:-
1. How to use tools and materials during construction of building
2. What are the various elements of building Students learned the technique and mechanism of mixers. Students were allowed to take photographs and sample materials for future reference.

Date: From 16th November to 25th November 2016

Subject: Design-IV

STUDY TOUR AT JAIPUR, UDAIPUR, CHITTPRGARH & MOUNT ABU

Class: Second Year Section A & B

Objectives of study tour & settlement study: - Study of a Settlement of a semi urban type/ community in an urban location and the analysis and documentation w.r.t. lifestyle of occupants, climatic and topographical response, semipublic built and open spaces, and associated architectural character as a part of fourth semester Design syllabus.

Methodology: Students are supposed to do the settlement study and analysis of the selected area near Badi chaupad, Jaipur. It was initiated in two parts

  • Pre - work before visiting the settlement and
  • At site work during study tour and
  • Post work after visit.

Also it is more important as a student of architecture to study the wide spectrum of the climate, lifestyle, culture and architecture of the rich settlement of Mewar & Marwar. The Havelis, Forts, Temples and other Monuments not only add the sense of the architectural vocabulary but also the sensitivity towards historical influence of our country.

Students have analyzed well the diversity in the settlement pattern, climate and topographical features of the places they have visited in study tour and also they have tried to cope themselves for contextual planning and architectural style.

Study tour schedule

SR. NO.

DAY

DATE

FIRST HALF

SECOND HALF

1

0 Day

16-Nov-16

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Departure to Jaipur @ 3:00 PM

2

1st Day

17-Nov-16

Travelled to Jaipur

Reached Jaipur @ 1:30 PM

3

2nd Day

18-Nov-16

Visit to Hawa Mahal & Jantar Mantar.

Students worked on Settlement study Survey

4

3rd Day

19-Nov-16

Students worked on Settlement study Survey

Students worked on Settlement study Survey

5

4th Day

20-Nov-16

Visit to Amer Fort & other

Students completed Settlement study Survey

6

5th Day

21-Nov-16

Travelled to Chittorh Garh visit, Site visit for AD

visit to Chittorgarh Started travelling for Udaipur design problem.

7

6th Day

22-Nov-16

Visit to Udaipur City palace

Visit to Fateh Sagar lake.

8

7th Day

23-Nov-16

Reached at Mt. Abu

Visit to Dilwara temples & Nakki lake,

9

8th Day

24-Nov-16

leaving for Abu road

Return journey to Pune

10

9th Day

25-Nov-16

Reached Pune @4:00 AM

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Date: 13th January 2017

Subject: Building Technology & Materials-IV

VISIT TO RCC SLAB AND STAIRCASE CONSTRUCTION SITE
near Sambhaji Nagar, Nigdi, Pradhikaran, Pune

Class: Second Yr Section A

  • The objective of the visit to show the construction methodology for RCC slab and staircase
  • To make students familiar with reinforcement, additives and concrete standards in RCC

The visit was scheduled on 13th January 2017 after first half of College. Students had their own means of transport as the site was not more than 2 KM from college. It was mandatory for the students to wear uniform, identity cards and shoes. The total numbers of students present were 37 accompanied by 2 faculties.(Prof. Priyanka, Prof. Gurudeep). All the students left the college at 1.00 pm and reached the site by 1.25 pm.

Mr. Ram Manukot (site engineer) accompanied us on the site tour. The students were given a common introduction about RCC Construction and the different materials used in concrete. The casting of RCC slab for first floor was on site and students saw the method of filling a slab with on site material mixing. students learned about formwork, falsework, scaffolding, concrete additives. Students also calculated the labour requirement and understood the reinforcement detailing.

Mr.Ram again cleared the doubt of students and a small question answer session was conducted. His friendliness and assertiveness was very motivational and student showed interest in coming back. Student Nikhil made a vote of thanks and ended the site visit with a group photo.Student were again escorted back to the college and a sketching and report writing exercise was taken till day end of college.

Date: 28th January 2016

VISIT TO SHIRKE CONSTRUCTION RMC PLANT, PIMPE WAGHERE, PUNE.

The visit was arranged on 28th June 2016 for the students of Second year Studio A of S.B.P.C.O.A.D.

  • The objective of the visit to show the working of a RMC plant.
  • To make students familiar to different components of concrete

The visit was scheduled on 28th June 2016 after first half of College. Bus transport was arranged for the student from college to the site. It was mandatory for the students to wear uniform, identity cards and shoes. Helmets for the visit were to be provided by the Site executive. the total numbers of students present were 37 accompanied by 3 faculties.(Prof. Priyanka, Prof. Gurudeep, Prof. Niharika). The bus left the college right on decided time at 1.30pm and reached the destination at 1.55 pm.

Mr. Shrikant Tambaku (site engineer) accompanied us on the site tour. the students were given a common introduction about RMC plant and the different materials used in concrete. Due to inadequate construction site helmets batch of 20 students were taken at a time accompanied by faculty for the site tour. the student saw the store room of materials, the RMC plant and its functioning from monitor room. Fresh batch of concrete was prepared in front of the students as demonstration.

Detail explanation of admixtures, its quality and uses were explained. The time and distance for the RMC concrete to be used on site was explained. students understood the technique and mechanism of mixers. Students were allowed to take photographs for future reference. some students also took some material for sample.

Mr. Shrikant again cleared the doubt of students and a quick question answer session was conducted. He even invited student to visit the site again once the foundation and precast work starts. His friendliness and assertiveness was very motivational and student showed interest in coming back. Student Anushka presented a vote of thanks and ended the site visit with a group photo.

Date: 02 March 2017

Subject: History of Architecture

Name Of The Project: Name of the Project: Measured drawing for AGAM MANDIR (Jain Temple), Katraj, Pune.

A site visit for Measure drawing was organized for the students of Second Year Bachelor of Architecture (Section-B) of our College to the above site, as per their Academic curriculum for the Subject History Of Architecture- III, for the topic - Measure Drawing of Historic Structure.

The above historic structure is located at Katraj area of Pune, where students went for studying and measuring the structure in detail. The head of the temple gave all the information regarding the history of the structure, including the scale of project as well as the Design of the temple.

Date: 11-March 2016

Subject: Building Technology & Materials-IV

Site Visit: Bay Window Study at Rohan Mithila Society, Pune

Resident's name: Mr. Rajiv Sharma, PCMC

A site visit for BAY WINDOW study was organized for the students of Second Year Bachelor of Architecture (Section-B) of our College to the above site, as per their Academic curriculum for the Subject Building Technology and Materials-IV, for the topic - Windows in non- timber material (Bay Window).

The above residential project site is located at Ravet, PCMC.

Date: 07 March 2017

Subject:Building Technology & Materials-IV

Name of the Project: ESCALATOR STUDY, Big Cinemas, PCMC

Company Name: Thyssenkrupp

The maintenance Engineer, Mr. Ramesh Bhute interacted with the students, by providing them information regarding the process of installation of the escalators. They also briefed them about its working process.

Date: 24th August 2017

Year: 3rd Year. Sec B.

Subject: Site Visit: Natural Living Furniture Showroom, Baner, Pune

Objectives: - 1. To make students familiar to different types of timber furniture and joineries that can be used while designing furniture such as bed, wardrobe, study table, chair and dining table etc.

Outcome: - Students made sketches of different types of furniture in display and became familiar with timber furniture and its joineries. Students clarified their doubts with the professors and got a clear understanding regarding furniture design to be handelled as a part of their curriculam.

Date: From 28th November to 05th December 2016

STUDY TOUR AT AHMEDABAD, GUJARAT

Objectives of study tour:Study of campus design with reference to design development of existing campus to understand the integrating functions/spaces, structure and services in building, choice of structural system with respect to surrounding and climatic context as a part of fourth semester Design syllabus.

Students need to do the relevant case studies with respect to the given design problem and document the analysis regarding location and site plan, space requirements and allocation of spaces, Bye-laws, Commercial aspects and services. Interrelationship between spaces and with surroundings, climate considerations, crowd management and multifunctional - flexible spaces are the key features of the study.

Students have analyzed well the diversity in the campus planning, climate and climate responsive features of the structures that they have visited in study tour and also they have tried to cope themselves for own design problem.

Study Tour

SR.NO.

DAY

DATE

FIRST HALF

SECOND HALF

1

0 Day

28-Nov-16

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Departure to Ahmedabad

2

1st Day

29-Nov-16

Visit to IIM (Old Campus) Visit to Sidi Sayyyid Mosque

Visit to IIM (New Campus) Visit to Teen Darawaja& Jami Masjid

3

2nd Day

30-Nov-16

Visit to Mill owner

Visit to Sangat

4

3rd Day

01-Dec-16

Visit to Gandhinagar

Visit to AksharDham Temple

5

4th Day

02-Dec-16

Visit to CEPT

Visit to Gandhi labor institute

6

5th Day

03-Dec-16

Visit to NID

Visit to Nirama

7

6th Day

04-Dec-16

Visit to Step well & Sarkhej Roza

Return to Pune

8

7th Day

05-Dec-16

Arrival to Pune

Date: 16th November 2016

Subject: Building Technology and Material (T.Y.B. Arch)

Topic: Modular Kitchen and Sliding folding doors.

Visit to HAFELE Design center, Shankar Sheth Rd, Swargate, Pune

SBPCOAD is one of the Top 10 architecture college in pimpri chinchwad

The visit was arranged on 16th November 2016 for the students of Third year of S.B.P.C.O.A.D.
1. The objective of the visit to show the working of Sliding folding doors and various hardware.
2. To make students familiar to different hardware fittings and its application in design.

The visit was scheduled on 16th November 2016 after first half of College. Students asked to visit directly to display center during specific timings. Students have visited in batch of 20 students. The total numbers of students present were 60 accompanied by 3 faculties. (Prof. Nazneen Ahmed, Prof. Ajay Harale & Prof. Swapnil Kuldharan).

Ms. Ankita K. & Mr. Radhakrushna A. (Store manager & Tech. representative) accompanied us on the visit. The students were given a common introduction about Sliding folding doors and Modular Kitchen in first half (in class). The students learned about different component and hardware fittings used for sliding folding door and modular kitchen assembly & kitchen cabinets. Students were allowed to take photographs for future reference. Some students also took some material for sample.

Date: 17 January 2016

Subject: Building Technology and Material (T.Y.B. Arch)

Topic: Market Survey for Aluminium windows

Date: 4th January 2016

Subject: Building Technology and Material (T.Y.B. Arch)

Topic: Market Survey for False ceiling

Date: 14th January 2016

Subject: Building Technology and Material (T.Y.B. Arch)

Topic: Market Survey for Timber Furniture and wooden Joinery.

Date: 24 November 2016

Subject: Landscape Architecture & Environmental Science

Students of third year have visited Sunglow nursery and Veer Savarkar Udyan-Ganesh Talav park during second semester as a part of curriculum of Landscape architecture and environmental sciences.

Aim and objective

To evolve understanding of plants material -trees, shrubs, ground covers, climbers etc. physical characteristics ,form ,function, habit and behaviour in grouping

Outcome of the assignments

To observe practically variety of plants as a sapling at nursery and as a full grown plant, grouping and seasonal variation etc. at the park.