Intake : 180
Started Year : 2004
The department consists of following Laboratories; IC Engine Lab, Heat Transfer Lab, Refrigeration/Air-conditioning Lab, Theory and Machine Lab, Metrology Lab, Metallurgy Lab, CAD/CAM Lab, FMS Lab, Tribiology Lab and Turbo machinery Lab. The dept. has faciltative equipments for research and practicals such as three turbines – Pelton, Francis and Kaplan Lab demonstrations by models, charts and internal combustion engine systems, power plants, refrigeration/air-conditioners, etc. The workshop provides an opportunity for the students to have hands-on experience on various machines and also introduce them to various trades like fitting, carpentry, welding, black-smithy, plumbing, molding, and casting.
The state-of-the-art machine shop is well equipped with modern all geared lathe machines, sharper, Slotter, universal milling machine, radial drilling machine, surface grinder, fly presses etc. The molding and casting shop is equipped with coal fired crucible furnace with a sand bed and all molding equipments and accessories. The black smith shop consists of four hearths, anvils and centralized blower. The Workshop is equipped with a digital universal testing machine with computer interface for material testing, CNC lathe and CNC milling machine is a production unit, which is a unique feature of the workshop.
EVENTS AT A GLANCE
Year 2018-19 was a glorious year for RCPIT Motorsport Club. We secured 20 Trophies and Cash Prize more than 2 Lac in various events such as M-BAJA, E-BAJA, MEGA ATV, M-Cart, E-Cart, Aeromodeling and E-Bike.
BAJA Championship 2019
First Prize in Rock Crawl Event: -
In this year 2019, National Racing Car competition BAJA was held under the Society of Automotive Engineers the students of mechanical engineering branch of R.C.Patel Engineering College have achieved success.
This year department of mechanical engineering arranged Converges 2018-19 for providing platform to the students for inculcating the co-curricular activities. Events like Paper Presentation, MAD for CAD and Virtual AUTO-Expo were organized in which students of various classes were awarded with prizes.
Guest Lecture by Mr. Sandip Deore
An awareness seminar was held by Mr. Sandip Deore, Founder, Young Foundation, Dhule on Duties of NSS volunteer and Swachhata Abhiyan at CDEEP Hall in RCPIT premises.
Gram Swachhata Abhiyan at Madal villageon 15 August 2018
All student coordinators along with volunteer executed Gram Swachhata Abhiyan at Mandal village 5 km away from college premises. Student coordinators cleaned the ZP school premises also made the localite about the importance of cleanliness and hygiene.
Blood Donation Camp
The students of mechanical engineering department enthusiastically participated in blood donation camp organized at RCPIT,Shirpur on 14 September 2018. Total 385 bags of blood were collected from the institute and donated to two blood banks from Dhule.
Rally for Kerala Relief Fund Raising
All student of FYBTech. and SYBTech., along with NSS student took rally through the colonies nearby the premises of college and nearby public places regarding Kerala Flood Relief Fund Raising. Sum of Rs. 3168 was collected by students of Mechanical Engineering.Inaugurated by Head of Mechanical department Mr. P L Sarode along with heads of other departments
The Final Year students industrial visit is arranged at Mahindra and Mahindra Nashik on 4th October 2018. Total 193 students were visited and get benefitted from the Industrial Visit.