University students are at Europe's and Turkey's Biggest Dam

University students are at Europe's and Turkey's Biggest Dam

Hasan Kalyoncu University students have been continuing their technical visits in the scope of university/industry collaboration. In this respect, HKU students who organized technical visit to Gaziantep Limak cement plant before have organized a technical visit to Atatürk Dam which is Europe’s and Turkey’s biggest dam.
HKU students are not only graduating by learning theoretical knowledge but also they complete their education with the university/industry collaboration. The group with 50 people named as ARCVIL (Architecture and Civil Engineering Society) which is aimed at the students of civil engineering department have found the opportunity of learning theoretical information one more time with the help of technical visit to ‘’Atatürk Dam’’ organized by Research Assistant Erkan Alkan and Assoc. Prof. M. İshak Yüce.
HKU Civil Engineering Department which aims for transforming theoretical education into hands on training indicated that they aim for being HKU Proactive Department which adopts the principle of proactive approach.
Ahmet Balaman who is the the operating engineer of Atatürk Dam made presentation about Atatürk Dam and said these : Atatürk Dam has the capacity of generating 8900 GWH of electrical power yearly with the power of 2400 MW. Dam has produced more than 144 billions of kilowatt energy starting from its construction. Economic response of this value has been exceeding 15 billion dollars. Atatürk Dam has the capacity of meeting  20 percent of the energy produced in Turkey’s Hydroelectric Power Station on its own. Atatürk Dam is the 6th biggest dam in the world in terms of core volume. Hydroelectric Power Station is serving as 3rd one among the ones which are under construction and 5th one among the ones whose construction finished. At the same time, it is the biggest dam in Europe and Turkey. It has the capacity of providing İstanbul’s yearly water demand in 5 days.
Research assistant who is the academic advisor of ARCVIL student club indicated these about the visit : ARCVIL student community will continue to organize technical visits and courses to contribute the vision of Hasan Kalyoncu University. Dear Prof.Dr. Tamer Yılmaz said that You can’t be collegian by only entering the courses. Therotical education must be transformed into the hands on training. Our aim is being the Proactive Club of Proactive Hasan Kalyoncu University

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