The concrete day was celebrated on September 06th – 2013 under the auspices of the ICI Student Chapter of the Department of Civil engineering of the college. Mr.G.Arumuga Perumal, Manager (Technical), RMC Ready-Mix (India), Chennai was the chief guest on occasion. Dr. V.Ramasamy, Principal honoured the chief guest with a shawl and professor R. Venkatakrishnaiah, HOD Civil presented a memento to him Mr. C. Selin Ravikumar, Society in- charge introduced the chief guest.

In his address, the chief guest explained briefly his company’s activities and product profiles. He explained to the student what ready mixed concrete is and how it is produced and delivered. He mainly focused on the rheological properties of concrete and described its various feature by video presentation. He presented that his company has specialized in the production of light weight concrete with the help of visual and video. This was a great eye opener to the student in the understanding of special concrete. A noteworthy feature of this concrete day celebration was the production of colour concrete. He showed that how green and blue concretes are produced and where colour pigments are added. He also continued that one cubic meter of colour concrete cost Rs.60,000/-. On the whole the presentation carrying new information to the student who were not aware of these developments. There was a lively interaction from the floor. The function ended with a vote of thanks by the student Secretary. National Anthem was rendered as a symbol of conclusion of the celebration.