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Situated at Seven IVE campuses and MSTI, IVE Engineering Discipline provides state-of-the art facilities to support specific training needs helping to enhance students' learning experience. We emphasis practical training to equip students with solid hands-on experience. Thanks to industry support, some of the laboratories are established with industry involvement or sponsorship.
Facilities under Four Programme Areas
Construction
Concrete and Structure Laboratory

The Concrete and Structure Laboratory is a laboratory for testing construction materials and structural elements. The major equipment consists of three compression machines, a universal testing machine, a steel loading frame, a shake table for dynamic testing and a pre-stressing bed for pre-tensioning work. The laboratory covers a wide range of tests on:

- properties of fresh and hardened concrete
- compressive strength and tensile strength of hardened concrete
- properties of aggregates
- tensile strength of steel rebars
- flexural strength of R.C. beam, P.C. beam and structural steel beam
- bolted connection tests
- dynamic tests on structural models
- light structures

Building Inspection and
Maintenance Training Centre
The Centre is equipped with non-destructive building inspection and maintenance equipment. These include the Infrared Thermal Imager, Radar System, Impact Echo Tester, Microwave Moisture Detector, Leakage Detector, Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Testing Instrument, and Pull-out Test System.
Architecture Studios
The Architecture Studio, comprises of two student’s working rooms, three tutorial rooms for design classes and one common area used for lectures and design presentation, is established for students of Higher Diploma in Architectural Studies to carry out their design projects. Equipped with large format plotting facilities, computer workstations (both PCs and Macs supplied with Audodesk AutoCad and Revit, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator and SketchUp Pro) and scanning facilities, the studio provides necessary equipment for output of student’s projects.
Environmental Technology Laboratory

The Environmental Technology Laboratory is used to support the teaching and practical training for Higher Diploma in Environmental Engineering and other in-service training programmes. Equipped with trade specific instruments, such as sound level meter or indoor air quality meter, the laboratory is able to provide on hand training. With analytical instrument, such as Gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (GC-MS), X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analyser, Atomic absorption spectroscopy (AAS) and Total Organic Carbon (TOC) analyser in the laboratory, students could conduct the qualitative and quantity analysis of organic and heavy metal in water and air sample.

On top of the training proposal for our teaching programmes, we also welcome to co-operate and conduct project with the industry.

Studio 302
A Studio dedicated for Higher Diploma in Building Technology with Interior Design. Facilities include Multi-purpose Zone, MakerLab and Model making material store. The studio is also equipped with laser cutter, wide format multifunction plotter and 3D printers.
Building Information Modelling (BIM) Centre
The Building Information Modelling (BIM) Centre offers training opportunities for government departments, corporations, and professionals through short programmes, seminars and workshops. The Centre is equipped with high-end workstation installed with the latest BIM software, such as Autodesk Revit, ArchiCAD, CostX, Synchro, etc., and also provided with VR headsets with Fuzor visual simulation software, and an interior space installed with multiple high-definition projects for creating immersive environment to visualization of BIM models. The Center supports different kinds of BIM related activities such as training, demo, trial-run or testing with any single application or combination of BIM and CAD applications.
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