Site Visit to Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth at Kharghar on 1st December 2018
As a part of their curriculum, the 3rd year students were taken to the campus of Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Kharghar on 1st December 2018 to study all the building services.
The students were accompanied by our faculty Prof. Ketaki Gupte, Prof. Md. Hasseb, and Prof. Sanjay Shirgaonkar.
The architect for the campus, Ar. Ajit Gupte, personally explained the installation and working of all the building services. The students started with the services required on site including the electrical transformer, D.G. set, the trunking of electrical cables, the water supply, rain water harvesting systems. They then proceeded within the building and studied various aspects of barrier free design including the ramps, levels, design for day lighting, acoustic design for designing studios and media room, design and specifications for kitchens and guest suits for Hotel Management College. They studied in detail the design requirements installations of systems for fire safety including the design of fire escape staircase, static tanks, installation of fire pumps, sprinklers and HVAC systems.