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Detailed Design and Construction Supervision of Public College Building of B.P Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), Ghopa, Dharan


Project Description

The proposed Public college building is located in Ghopa, Dharan, Sunsari district, Koshi zone of Nepal. The site area is 10152 sq.m. The proposed college complex is divided into 3 blocks. Block A is the Lab block and is located at the front portion whereas the (Block B) Lecture Theatre Block and Common Toilet Block are located at the farther end of the site and connected with a covered pathway/link. The total plinth area including block A, block B, toilet block and covered pathways is 3911.49 sq .m. The remaining portion of the land is left for circulation, parking, landscaping and plazas. The building envelop is designed to respond to the climatic condition of the place. The use of cantilever top projection with drop down slab acts as a sun shading device for the windows.  The overall building exhibits a combination of composite aluminum panels and textured surface punctured with different patterns and forms of openings. The clarity of form, simplicity and well-structured facades help create an aesthetic experience that harmonizes with the surrounding built structures. The functional areas in block A comprises of practical laboratories, dissection hall, multifunctional/examination hall, library/conference hall. Block B constitutes of 4 large lecture theatres, each with a capacity of 200 students, a large hallway along with store and preparation rooms.