Centre for Building Technology - Anna University
Director's Desk


The Centre is conducting training programme for Civil Engineers, Supervisors, skilled and unskilled labours such as Mason Training for Women masons, Bar bending training programme, Electrician training programme.The centre is involved in the production of cost effective building materials for building construction like Hollow concrete block, Ferro cement roofing channel, Prestressed precast roof planks, FAL –G bricks and blocks.The Centre is involved in Consultancy and construction activities. G + 3 Square base – Pyramid as a steel concrete composite structure and Gym for corporation of Chennai with space truss roof are worth mentioning.The centre is also extending facilities for research students.It is proposed to conduct a workshop on building materials like cement, flyash, admixtures etc to promote the technological aspects to people in supervisor grade periodically in future.To help self-help women group, it is proposed to conduct women mason training programmes in future.