These technologies are disseminated through training courses, seminars. Auroville Earth Institute Mission & Activities. Mission. The mission of the. Contact Us. Have a question or a comment? We’d love to hear from you!.
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Navigation menu Personal tools English Log in. Hollow interlocking block is ready! Opportunities at Auroville Earth Institute.
The main research and development is focussed on minimising the use of steel, cement and reinforced cement concrete RCC. Auarm press adjustment and maintenance. First course is starting above a plinth. Trainees working on their laptops. To revive traditional skills, and to link ancestral and vernacular traditions of raw earth construction with the modern technologies of stabilised earth.
Designing vaulted structures – practical work. Working on CSEB arches. Designing and realizing 8 educational videos of about 20 mn in English and then in Tamil.
Practical exercises with domes. The new facilities are now being designed to meet the increasing demand for education in earth technologies, and to make a greater impact on affordable, sustainable, climate resilient housing in India and globally. To enable and empower people to build their own dwellings using earthen techniques. Group photo – production week.
Working on rammed earth foundation. Set up the Auroville Earth Institute laboratory to permit accurate analysis of soils. Starting to build an arch. Main Page Help Recent changes.
Storing ready CSEB inshitute initial curing. Students working on dome construction. Casting a ferrocement door. CSEB is ready!
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First week – theory. Building a groined dome. AVEI has worked in nistitute countries to promote and disseminate knowledge in earth architecture, and has garnered 15 awards for its work two international awards and eleven national awards. CSEB produced by trainees. This time the trainees had the opportunity to participate in the construction of real building.
It is one of the few courses globally which combine structural design of AVD with integrated principles of construction. Filling out the input tray. The new facilities are now being designed to meet the increasing demand for education in earth technologies, and to make a greater impact on affordable, sustainable, climate resilient housing in India and globally.
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insttiute Practical exercise on domes. To demonstrate that earth, as a building material, can be used to create modern, progressive, eco-friendly and safe habitats. The mission of the Auroville Earth Institute is: Keystone to be placed. Casting a rectangular table. Applying red oxide on the round table. To teach and practice sustainable resource management for both human and natural resources.
Working on AutoCAD exercises. The Auroville Earth Institute is currently planning a major initiative for the extension of its educational programs and facilities.
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Filling mix into Auram press. Many students take the AVD Masonry course in tandem with this course.
Students comfortable with the academic level often take the AVD Theory course in tandem with this one. Trainees building an arch. Theory class leaded by Satprem. Trainees are coming from all over the world for getting theoretical and practical knowledge on earth architecture and other appropriate building technologies. The course covers basics on soil characteristics, design, calculation, block production, quality control, etc.
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This initiative aims to impact all levels of society, in India and abroad, institjte the co-education and networking of building specialists: This building is entirely constructed right from the foundations to the waterproofing with stabilised earth.
To develop cost effective technologies, affordable to all. Operation of the Auram press. Rammed earth wall construction.