NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SIKKIM

NIT Sikkim

  1. Surveying Laboratory
    • Compass (Prismatic, Clinometer, Surveyor's)
    • Dumpy level
    • Auto level
    • GPS
    • Transit Theodolite
    • Digital Theodolite
    • Total Station

  2. Material Testing Laboratory
    • AGGREGATE IMPACT TESTER
    • Air Permeability Apparatus
    • rushing Value Apparatus
    • Vicat Apparatus
    • Concrete Mixer. Motorised
    • Slump cone apparatus
    • Compaction Factor Apparatus
    • Vee Bee Consistometer
    • Flow Table Apparatus
    • Rebound Hammer
    • UltraSonic Pulse Velocity Testing Machine
    • Digital Compression Testing Machine

  3. Geotechnical Engineering Laboratory
  4. The Geotechnical engineering laboratory is a space for undergraduate students to learn the fundamentals about soil mechanics, standard soil testing and build a foundation for further understanding. The Geotechnical engineering laboratory also provides state of the art facility for excellent research to the students. The laboratory is well equipped with facilities for research on the characterization of granular materials, expansive soils, shallow foundations, ground improvement techniques.
    Major equipment includes:

    • Motorized Sieve Shaker and Sieves
    • Soil Hydrometer
    • Liquid Limit, Plastic Limit and Shrinkage Limit Test apparatus.
    • Relative Density Test Apparatus
    • Field Density Test Apparatus (Sand Replacement Method and Core Cutter Method)
    • Compaction Test Apparatus (Standard Proctor Test and Modified Proctor Test)
    • California Bearing Ratio Test Apparatus
    • Laboratory Vane Shear Test Apparatus
    • Permeability Test Apparatus
    • Consolidation Test Apparatus
    • Direct Shear Test Apparatus
    • Unconfined Compressive Strength Test Apparatus
    • Triaxial Shear Test Apparatus
    • Cone Penetrometer
    • Swelling Pressure Test Apparatus (with Proving Ring and Dial Gauge)
    • Standard Penetration Test Apparatus

  5. Environmental Engineering Laboratory
  6. The Environmental Engineering Laboratory provides excellent research facilities to the students. The laboratory is well equipped with facilities for research on water and wastewater treatment, contaminant transport, site remediation and refuses decomposition.
    Major equipment includes:

    • pH meter
    • EC & TDS meter
    • Turbidity Meter (Bench Top)
    • BOD incubator
    • COD Digester
    • Hot Air Oven
    • Muffle Furnace
    • Autoclave
    • Jar test apparatus
    • Air compressor
    • Vacuum pump
    • UV Spectrophotometer
    • Ion electrodes
    • Arsenic tester
    • Titration test kit
    • Bacteriological analysis setup