‘Apara Bhageeratha’- Sir Arthur Cotton remains revered and enjoys the pride of place in the hearts of the people in coastal Andhra Pradesh for being the genius architect behind the projects that made the delta region the ‘Rice Bowl’ for the state. With this inspiration taken form the genius architect, the department of Civil Engineering at Aditya College of Engineering transfers innovative applications to improve Civil Engineering practices which fulfil the requirements of civil construction industry.
To face the challenges in the field, the department associates itself in different consultancy activities like quality control, design, detailing, soil testing and concrete testing to the construction sites in the close vicinity. To shore up transition of knowledge, eminent personnel from industry and academia are invited to deliver technical talks on emerging areas to keep the students abreast with the latest advancements.
The department has state-of-the-art facilities, latest software like STAAD.Pro, AUTOCAD, Revit Structures, Robot Structure analysis etc. and well-equipped laboratories with costly equipment such as Total Station, Universal Testing Machine, Tri-axle Shear Testing Machine, Kaplan turbine, Francis turbine, Pelton wheel testing rig, Compression testing machine, Ultrasonic pulse velocity equipment etc.
The department offers unique internship opportunities to students in companies like L&T Construction, Reliance Industries Limited, OIL, Irrigation Department, Govt. of A.P., Soma Constructions, APCO Infra tech, Vizag Steel Plant etc.