The students of second semester Mechanical Department conducted a project exhibition on 9/05/2017 as part of their curriculum in Design and Engineering. The project exhibition gave the student platform to identify innovative minds and enhance their team building and leadership skills. The event was overseen by Asst. Prof Raveesh G and Asst. Prof Emmanuel Ruben Gilbert.
The final year project exhibition of Mechanical Department, entitled Mech Expo 2017 organized by AUTOMATA, association of mechanical engineering department was held on 21-4-2017. A total of 22 projects were displayed. The exhibition was conducted at three venues. The function was inaugurated by Prof. K.M. Raju, Dean Academic, Prof. K. Gisuthan and Dr. K.Muraleedharan Nair, HOD ME at different venues by 10:00am. During the function a Book of Abstracts was released by Rev. Fr Wilson Thattarathundil, Bursar, and handed over to the Principal Dr TM George .Faculty and students from all departments visited the exhibition and gave excellent feedback. The exhibition provided an opportunity for the students to showcase their creativity, team work, technical expertise presentation and social responsibility. The exhibition came to close by 3:30pm.
MECH EXPO (MECHANICAL PROJECT EXHIBITION)
A project exhibition was held on 6/03/2015 by the students of 2015 batch of the Mechanical engineering department. The program started at 10am and continued till 3pm and exceeded all the expectations with a footfall of more than 300 students, excluding the faculty members and the members of the management.
The projects exhibited were the works of final year mechanical engineering students.The exhibited projects include:
1. COMPACT BIOGAS PLANT
2. DEFORMATION CONTROL OF WORKPIECE FIXTURE SYSTEM BY OPTIMIZATION OF CLAMPING FORCES ON LOCATOR CONFIGURATION
3. CFD ANALYSIS OF FLOW THROUGH VENTURI OF CARBURETOR
4. MATERIAL HANDLING SYSTEM
5. THERMO ACOUSTIC COOLING
6. REGENERATIVE SHOCK ABSORBER
7. SOLAR SEGWAY
8. PIN ON DISC WEAR TESTING APPARATUS
9. DESIGN OF RECEIVER TUBE OF A PARABOLIC TROUGH COLLECTOR FOR DESALINATION OF SEA WATER
10. SELF ASSISTED BED
11. PREPARATION OF BIODIESEL FROM VARIOUS EDIBLE OILS
12. HUMP FREE ROADS
This expo proved to be very informative to the visitors and the real application of theories amazed many junior students and it was a real benefit for all those who visited the expo.Other than the students of the collageBursar Rev Fr Wilson Thattaruthundil,PrincipalDr. T.M. George, Vice PrincipalProf. S. ViswanathaRao, Dean (Administration)Prof. K M Raju,Dean (Academic)Prof. M. K. Giridharan,Dean (R&D) Dr. Sakuntala S. and the Heads Of The various Departments and other members of the faculty also attended this expo.
Efforts of Head of the Mechaniacal Engineering Department Mr. M Pradeep, Prof K Gisuthan and Assistant Prof Mr K S Venketesh requires special mentioning in making this expo a big success.
OFFROADZ is the auto expo organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering in Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology, Nalanchira as a part of national level Techno cultural fest of the college named Crossraods. The expo showcases automobiles of different ranges under luxury, modified and vintage sections. The objective of the show is to provide the students and public a glimpse of the emerging trends in car design and a visual lesson in automobile engineering.
Trivandrum witnessed one of the biggest Auto fest in 2018. The Offroads’18 which was conducted by the Mechanical Department of MBCET showcased some of the exquisite vehicles in the capital city. The auto fest which was conducted on 4th March was inaugurated by the Prince of Travancore, His Highness AvittomThirunalAdithya Varma.
Offroads’18 also was the first auto fest in Trivandrum to feature KAWASAKI Ninja H2 in Trivandrum. The show also presented a wide range of antique bikes and cars which exhibited some of the foregone vehicles of the past. Offroads’18 created a venue for many youngsters who go that extra mile to customize their vehicles. The heavily customized monster truck, Isuzu V-Cross by BABS, was another highlight. The fest was lit by the team TORC. TORC, a Trivandrum based superbike club, featured an array of superbikes which was visual treat.
Supercars included a Porsche Carrera 911 S and a BMW 640d. A well coordinated and disciplined programmed was witnessed by a large number of people. Offroads’18 was an absolute success and just raised the bars of the auto fests conducted in the whole of Trivandrum.
OFFROADZ 2014 was held on March 1st &2nd at Mar Ivanios ground, Nalanchira. The inaugural function took place on 1st March at 11:00 am and was presided over by Rev. Raju Parukoor, principal Dr. T. M. George and Dean Administration Prof. K. M. Raju.
The auto expo witnessed aero show of small Static Aircraft Models and Radio Controlled Dynamic Aircraft. It entertained the spectators with acrobatic moves. The aircraft was controlled by the NCC student wing, Cadet Warrant Officer’s Muhammed Mysha Ashraf and Arya U. P., who won the Gold medal at the All India remote controlled aircraft competition at the Republic Day parade, New Delhi.
With the theme “SAFETY IS IN OUR HANDS” a road safety campaign was held on 23 February 2014 at Sanghumugham beach which received a great response from the public. The session started with beach cleaning in association with Department of Tourism. A sand sculpture of a hand holding a car was casted by Sri. Deepak Moutatil. The evening session was inaugurated by Sri. Harikumar, Sub. Inspector of Police, Valiyathura, followed by a public interaction session on road safety awareness. All the people who gathered there lighted up candles around the sculpture in memory of their loved ones who lost their lives in road accidents
The second edition of “OFFROADZ”, the auto show, organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, was held on 23 & 24 Feb. 2013. It presented the finest brands in auto industry this year. The Armory Expo was an added attraction this year. The response of the public was quite encouraging and their participation, beyond expectation.
The First edition of “OFFROADZ”, conducted by Department of Mechanical Engineering, was held on 24 & 25 Feb 2012 at Mar Ivanios Ground, Nalanchira. The events included Autoquiz, Pit stop, modified car competition etc.
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