VTC Calendar 2022-23

Part 4 94 VOCATIONAL TRAINING COUNCIL BIMiHub, IVE (Tsing Yi) / THEi (Tsing Yi) 4.104 The VTC BIMiHub consists of the Advanced BIM Training Room and BIM Innovation Project Laboratory. The Advanced BIM Training Room offers a bright and spacious training space for aspiring talents to acquire BIM knowledge and practise the professional skills. It provides over 30 Advanced BIM Workstations for students. The BIM Innovation Project Laboratory provides a platform for students and BIM professionals to conduct crossdisciplinary collaborative projects and co-creation project work. BIMiHub is equipped with an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS), Hololens, VR facilities, SMART Interactive Whiteboards, Video Wall and Immersive Projection System. Building Inspection and Maintenance Training Centre, IVE (Tsing Yi) 4.105 The Building Inspection and Maintenance Training Centre is equipped with non-destructive building inspection and maintenance equipment, which includes the Infrared Thermal Imager, Radar System, Ultrasonic Tomography Device, Microwave Moisture Detector, Ultrasonic Leakage Detector, Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Testing Instrument, and Pull-out Test System. It is also used for the delivery of in-service training programmes for the industry. Concrete and Structure Laboratory, IVE (Tsing Yi) 4.106 The Concrete and Structure Laboratory is a laboratory for testing construction materials and structural elements. It also provides in-service training for the industry. The major equipment consists of compression machines, a universal testing machine, a steel loading frame, and a shake table for dynamic testing. The work of the Laboratory covers a wide range of tests on: i) properties of fresh and hardened concrete, ii) compressive strength and tensile strength of hardened concrete, iii) properties of aggregates, iv) tensile strength of steel rebars, v) flexural strength of R.C. beams and structural steel beams, vi) bolted connections, vii) dynamic testing of structural models, and viii) light structures.