Equipment and Facilities

Library Facility
MULTI has its own library in the head office with large range of books and reports related with different aspects of development written by national and international experts. The library has numerous reports related with urban development prepared by the organization itself and by Gos, INGOs and NGOs. The library is facilitated with full time librarian and modern equipment like computerized catalogue, photocopier etc.

Office Space
MULTI’s head office is located at Kopundol, Lalitpur, Kathmandu. The premise comprises of 3000 sqft. of fully furnished office space including library and meeting hall. The firm possesses full range of equipment and facilities required for a modern consulting office and are equipped with adequate reprographic facilities. MULTI operates several project offices for its different projects and are located at various places in Kathmandu and others place in the country.

Computer System
MULTI introduced computers in its operation in 1981. Most of the professionals and support staff are computer literates. At present the Company possesses more than 25 desktop computers along with printers, plotters and power backup systems. All computers are connected in a Local Area Network (LAN). The company has been utilizing following software packages:

  • Word Processors
  • Spread Sheets
  • Database
  • Statistical Packages
  • Programming Languages
  • Pipe design
  • Topographic Survey programs
  • Design programs
  • Steel Bridge Design Packages
  • Graphic packages
  • Project management
  • Accounting
  • Structural Design Packages
  • Hydrological Programs
  • Auto-Cad
  • Windows
  • Road Alignment Design (Local Packages)
  • Project Management Packages

MULTI has established a sister concern “MULTI Software (P) Ltd.” to cater the vast scope in Information Technology, Data Processing and Software Development required for the domestic and International market, and application of Geographical Information System including Development of Hydrological Information System.

The Company has also developed programmes for cost estimates and rate analysis useful for Infrastructure development and corporate planning of utility service.

Survey Equipment and Logistics
The Company has adequate numbers of surveying equipment including levels and theodolites with other survey accessories and camping gears. Electronic Distance Measuring Instrument (EDM) is used wherever required.

Laboratory Facilities
MULTI has established a sister concern “MULTI Lab (P) Ltd.” a company equipped to deal with soil exploration, material investigation and testing, and quality certification of Engineering products. MULTI Lab (P) Ltd. has ready access to the drilling companies capable to carry out complex exploratory investigations.

MULTI Pharmaceutical Laboratories (P) Ltd. is another sister company of MULTI and is dedicated in quality and analytical research of Food, Cosmetics, Drugs, Water and Wastewater. The lab has very comprehensive laboratory facilities including UV photochronometer, microbiological lab, pyrogen test facilities.

The list of equipments available is related to following.

Summary of Available equipment

OFFICE EQUIPMENT: Computers, Photo Copiers, Scanners, Generator, Binding and Printing

FIELD EQUIPMENT 1: Topographic Survey Equipment (total Station, Level, GPS, Camping)

FIELD EQUIPMENT 2: Geotechnical Investigation and Drilling,

LABORATORY EQUIPMENT: Construction Materials Testing

STRUCTURAL INVESTIGATION: Rebar Scanner, Concrete Core Drilling, Anchore Bolt Pulling

LAB EQUIPMENT: Physical, Chemical, Microbiological and Water Testing
• vehicle: (4 WD and Sedan)

A. List of Office Equipments

The details of equipments own by the firm are listed in table below;

S. N. Name of the equipment Nos. Owned/
Hired
Model/Type
1 COMPUTERS (IBM COMPATIBLES)
1.1 Intel Computer Branded 4 GB RAM, 800 GB HDD 1 Own Intel® Core (MT) i3- 4170 cpu @ 3.70 GZH
1.2 Intel Computer 4 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD 6 Own Intel Core, Pentium IV 2.4 GHz
1.3 Intel Computer 2 GB RAM, 80 GB HDD 12 Own Pentium IV 2 GHZ
1.4 Dell Laptop Computers 8 Own Core 2 and 3
2 PRINTERS
2.1 Canon 2900 B/W 1 Own Canon 2900
2.2 Canon 3000 B/W 1 Own Canon 3000
2.3 Canon 3500 B/W A3 Size B/W 1 Own Canon 3500
2.3 Lex Mark Color 1 Own Lex Mark C 500 Color
2.4 HP 800 Color Inkjet 1 Own HP 800 Color
2.5 Photo copy Machine 1 Own Kyocera Taskalfa 180
2.6 MF 8200 Color print photocopy 1 Own Canon
2.7 Scanner with printer color 1 Own Canon Fini-mp276
2.8 Plotter A 1 size 1  Own  HP design zet 330
 3.  Other Equipment
3.1 Projector 2 Own
3.2 Licensed Design Software 1 Own Calcomp
3.3 Scanner 2 Own Canon 700
3.4 Digital Camera 6 Own Sony
3.5 UPS 2 Own 1 KV and 3 KV
3.6 Office Tables 40 Own
3.7 Filling Cabinets 7 Own
3.8 Book Racks 12 Own
3.9 Cup Board Steel and wood 30 Own
3.10 Camping equipment, set 25 Own
3.11 Spiral Binding Machine 1 Own
4. Own Soil Lab Own

B. List of Field Equipments list – 1

S. N. Name of the Equipment Nos. Owned/Hired Model/Type
1. SURVEY EQUIPMENTS
1.1 Total Station 2 Own PENTEX V-325N Reflector less
1.2 Theodolite 5 Sec 1 Own Swiss, Sokia
1.3 Theodolite DT632 1 Own Sokkissa
1.4  Gramin GPS 620 GPS Map Own GPS 620
1.5 Auto Level 2 Own Sokiya E24
1.6 Level Machine Pentax 1 Own Pentax
1.7 Level Machine Sokisa (D 1 Own Sokia D10346, E24
1.8 Plane Table 5 Own

 

S. N. Name of the Equipment Nos. Owned/Hired Model/Type
2. OTHER FIELD EQUIPMENTS                 Garmin
2.1 Telescopic Alidad 1 Own
2.2 Prismatic Compass 3 Own
2.3 Altimeters 5000m 2 Own
2.4 Pedometer 2 Own
2.5 Abney’s hand level 4 Own
2.6 Map Measurer with compass 3 Own
2.7 Infiltrometers 3 Own
2.8 Measuring Tapes 25 Own
2.9 Scientific Calculators 10 Own
2.12 Steadtler Lettering Sets 6 Own
2.13 Water flow Calculator 1 Own
2.14 Digital Planimeter 1 Own
2.15 Planimeter 1 Own
2.16 Ranging Rods 25 Own
2.17 Aluminum Staff 20 Own
2.20 12 Channel Portable GPS 5 Own

C. List of Lab Equipments

SN.  Name of the Equipment Nos. Present Condition
1. Profemeter 5+Rebar Detector type scanning 1 Excellent
2.  SAP 2000 Ultimate V-16 1 Excellent
3.  DTA BS Nonlinear 2013 1  Excellent
4. Penetrometer Mod PNT-G 1
5. Shimadzu UV-VIS Spectrophotometer Model No. 1601 1 Excellent
6. S. S. Water Bath 6 holes 1  Excellent
7. SS Distillation Set 1 Excellent
8. Micro Processor Based Flame Photometer with Na, K, Filter and Compressor 1 Excellent
9. Digital Nephelo/Turbidity Meter 1 Excellent
10. Analytical Digital Balance Capacity 0.1 mg to 220 mg 1 Excellent
11. Digital conductivity meter with cell 1 Excellent
12. Digital Balance Capacity 0.1 gm to 1200 gm 1 Excellent
13. pH Meter Digital 1 Excellent
14. Lovibond Disc Colorimeter 1 Excellent
15. BOD Incubator 1 Excellent
16. COD Digester 1 Excellent
17. Kjeldahl Apparatus Set 1 Excellent
18. DO Meter 1 Excellent
 19.  Hot Plate with Magnetic Stirrer 1  Excellent
 20.  Laminar Air Flow Cabinet 1  Excellent
 21.  Colony Counter Electronic with Digital Display 1  Excellent
22. Incubator 1 Excellent
23. Drying Oven 1 Excellent
24. Water Bath Serological Type 1 Excellent
25. Autoclave 1 Excellent
26. Muffle Furance Temp 1200 degree Celsius 1 Excellent

D. Field Equipment List – 2 (GEO TECHNICAL & MATERIAL TESTING)

S. N. Description Number
/Set
Make  Condition
DRILLING EQUIPMENT IN POSSESION WITH THE FIRM
1 Rotary Drilling Machine, XPLORR 35 Diamond Core Drill (150 m drilling capacity)  1 Sets India Excellent
2 Rotary Drilling Machine, XPLORR 7 Diamond Core Drill (100 m drilling capacity) 1 Sets India Excellent
3 Concrete/Asphalt Core Drilling Machine 1 set Korea Excellent
4 Ferro Scan Machine 1 set Korea  Excellent
5 Percussion Drilling Machine, H-18 (50 m drilling capacity) 3 Sets  China  Excellent
6 Wash Boring Equipment, WB-1 (30 m boring capacity) 1 Set India  Excellent
 7  Rotary Diamond Core Drilling Machine, XPLORR 35 (150 m drilling capacity) 1 Set   India  Excellent
8 Rotary Diamond Core Drilling Machine, XPLORR 7 (50 m drilling capacity) 1 Set India  Excellent
LIST OF EQUIPMENT ACCESSIBLE TO THE FIRM
1 Percussion drilling equipment, Power Width (100m drilling capacity) 1 Set China Excellent
2  Rotary cum percussion equipment, Yellow River (400m drill. Cap.) 1 Set China  Excellent
3 Rotary drilling machine, Reverse (2 sets) (200m drilling capacity) 2 sets  India  Excellent
WATER PUMPS
1  Water Pump, MGS 1980 model, (150 m lifting capacity) 1 No.  India   Excellent
2  Water Pump, KIRLOXKAK WASP, (300 m lifting capacity) 1 No. India  Excellent
    DRILLING ASSESSORIES
1  NX- Casing  100 m  India   Excellent
2  HX-Casing 30 m India  Excellent
3 NX-Double Tube Core Barrel 10 Nos.  India  Excellent
4 NX-Type Drill Rod 100 m India  Excellent
5 NX-Casing Bit 10 Nos.  India  Excellent
6 NX-Coring Bit 10 Nos.  India  Excellent
LABORATORY EQUIPMENT
1 Vicat’s needle apparatus complete 1 No. India  Excellent
2 Lechatlier’s apparatus complete with bath 1 No.  India  Excellent
3 Blain’s air permeability apparatus 1 No. India  Excellent
4 Compression testing machine 120 tons capacity  1 No.  India  Excellent
5 8″dia brass sieves of 4.75 mm,2.36 mm,1.18 mm, 1.70 mm ,600, 300, 150 micron 1 each and 75 micron sieves 3 each with lid and pan. 1 Set India  Excellent
6 12″dia G.I. sieves 80, 63 , 50, 40 , 25 , 20, 16, 12.5, 10, 6.3 and 4.5 mm with lid & pan 1 Set India  Excellent
7 Pycnometer capacity 1000 c c 4 Nos. India  Excellent
8  Conical mould 40.3*90.3*75.3 mm 1 No. India  Excellent
9 Metal tamper 25.3 mm dia *340.15 gms 1 No.  India  Excellent
10 Cube mould 15 cm * 15 cm * 15 cm 6 Nos.  India  Excellent
11 Cube mould 7.5 cm * 7.5 cm *7.5 cm  6 Nos. India  Excellent
12 Cylindrical measures capacity 3,15,30 1itres 1 No.  India  Excellent
13 16 mm dia one end rounded steel rod, 60 cm long 1 No. India  Excellent
14  Scoop: small & medium 2 Nos. India  Excellent
15 Drying oven with air fan 60 cm * 60 cm *60 cm 1 No. India  Excellent
16 Measuring cylinders 1000 ml, 250 ml 100 ml., 50 ml 6 sets India  Excellent
17 Compaction mould 4″ dia with base plate & collar capacity 1000 ml made of gun metal  1 No. India  Excellent
18 Compaction mould same as above but made of steel 1 No.  India Excellent
19 Steel CBR mould 6″ dia with perforated base plate, collar and suacharge weights 4 Nos.  India  Excellent
20 Gun metal CBR Mould 6″dia with perforated base, plate, collar and surcharge weights  4 Nos India  Excellent
21  Dail gauges  2 Nos.  India  Excellent
22  2.6 kg rammers with 310 mm fall 2 Nos. India  Excellent
23  4.89 kg rammers with 450 mm fall 2 Nos. India  Excellent
24  Moisture content cans.  100 Nos.   India  Excellent
25  Sand cones for 4″ hole (field density apparatus)  2 Nos.  India  Excellent
26  8″dia brass sieves 2 mm,1 mm, 425 ,212,150 micron 1 no each and 75 micron 2 no each with lid & pan  1 set  India   Excellent
27  Riffle sampler divider 16 chutes 1″ size  1 No.  India  Excellent
28 Hydrometer 5 Nos. India  Excellent
29 Thermometers 0-150 deg. C. 3 Nos.  India  Excellent
30 Thermometer 0-50 deg. C. 3 No. India  Excellent
31 Liquid limit apparatus with counter 1 No. India  Excellent
32 Dissector 160 mm 1 No.  India  Excellent
33 Consolidation testing machine complete (3 gang) 1 No.  India  Excellent
34 SPT test apparatus completing with testing to a depth of 3.6 m 1 Set  India  Excellent
35 Dynamic cones threaded 5 Nos.  India Excellent
36 Post hole augers 3″ & 4″ 2 Set  India  Excellent
37 Extension rods 1 meter long 1 No.  India  Excellent
38 Proving ring 5 tons capacity 1 No. India  Excellent
39 Pocket pentameter 1 No.  India  Excellent
40 Soil trimmer (sampling outfit 1 1/2″ dia with mould) 1 No. India  Excellent
41 Slump test apparatus 1 No.  India  Excellent
42 Mould for aggregate crushing value( 6″dia) 1 Set  India  Excellent
43 Sieve shaker gyrators for 8″dia sieves 1 No. India  Excellent
44 Aggregate impact value testing machine 1 No.  India  Excellent
45 Universal sample extruder 1 No.  India Excellent
46 Core cutter 1 No.   India  Excellent
47 Constant temperature water bath 1 No.  India  Excellent
48 Vacuum pump 100 litters (double stage) 1 No.  India  Excellent
49 Stirring apparatus 1 No.  India  Excellent
50 Universal perimeter with compaction permeability mould 1 Set  India  Excellent
51 Traxial cell small, load frame 8 speed, 5 tons capacity motorized 1 No.  India  Excellent
52 Vane shear test apparatus ( hand operated) 1 No.  India  Excellent
53 Sampling tubes ( 1½” ) 40 Nos.  India  Excellent
54 Sampling tubes 100mm * 450 mm with head 4 Nos. India  Excellent
55 Sampling tubes 50 mm * 450 mm with head 4 Nos.  India  Excellent
56 Flash point testing apparatus 1 No.  India  Excellent
57 Ring & ball apparatus 1 No. India  Excellent
58 Bankelman beam 1 No.  India  Excellent
59 Length gauge 1 No. India  Excellent
60 Thickness gauge 1 No.  India  Excellent
61 Unconfined compression test apparatus (spring type) 1 No.  India  Excellent
62  6 HP engine driven pump (centrifugal type) capable of lifting water upto 24m high and handing solids upto 10mm in size 1 set India  Excellent
63 Suction hose pipe suitable for the above pump 5 m in length 1 No.  India  Excellent
64 Delivery hose pipe suitable for above pump and 7.5 meter 1 No. India  Excellent
65 B’ type drill rod with coupling (48mm OD x 40mm ID)and 3m long each 7 Nos.  India  Excellent
66 Same as above but 1.5 meter long each  4 Nos. India  Excellent
67 Same as above but 0.75 m long each 4 Nos. India  Excellent
68 HX casing (114.3mm OD x 103.5mm ID) 3 meter long each with coupling 7 Nos.  India Excellent
69 Same as above but 1.5 meters long 4 Nos.   India  Excellent
70 Same as above but 0.75 meter long 4 Nos. India  Excellent
71 Casing head 1 No.  India  Excellent
72 Casing shoe 1 No. India  Excellent
73 ‘B’ rod water swivel 1 No. India  Excellent
74 ‘B’ rod hoisting plug 1 No.  India  Excellent
75 Drive hammer, 160kgs 1 No.  India  Excellent
76 Casing adopter to drill rod 1 No.  India  Excellent
77  Drill rod lifting bail 1 No.  India  Excellent
78 Hydraulic jack 50 tons 2 Nos.  India Excellent
79 Auger blade type of 70 mm to fit ‘B’ rod coupling with a jet hole 2 Nos.  India  Excellent
80 Attachment for casing to fix the hydraulic jack 1No. India  Excellent
81 Chain wrench to tighten the casing 2 Nos. India  Excellent
82 Pipe wrench 18″ 3 Nos. India Excellent
83 Water swivel suitable for SPT rod 1 No.  India Excellent
84 Auger blade type 70 mm with a jet hole and fitting SPT rods 2 Nos.  India  Excellent
85 SPT rod lifting bail 1 No. India  Excellent
86 SPT rod hoisting plug 1 No.  India  Excellent

E.  LAB EQUIPMENT LIST – MICRO BIOLOGY AND WATER QUALITY TESTING

SN.  Name of the Equipment Nos. Present Condition
1. Shimadzu – High Performance Liquid Chomotograph 1 Excellent
2. Shimadzu UV-VIS Spectrophotometer Model No. 1601 1 Excellent
3. S. S. Water Bath 6 holes 1 Excellent
4. SS Distillation Set 1 Excellent
5. Micro Processor Based Flame Photometer with Na, K, Filter and Compressor 1 Excellent
6. Digital Nephelo/Turbidity Meter 1 Excellent
7. Analytical Digital Balance Capacity 0.1 mg to 220 mg 1 Excellent
8.  Digital conductivity meter with cell 1 Excellent
9. Digital Balance Capacity 0.1 gm to 1200 gm 1 Excellent
10. pH Meter Digital 1 Excellent
11. Lovibond Disc Colorimeter 1 Excellent
12. BOD Incubator 1 Excellent
13 COD Digester 1 Excellent
14 Kjeldahl Apparatus Set 1 Excellent
15 DO Meter 1 Excellent
16 Hot Plate with Magnetic Stirrer 1 Excellent
17 Laminar Air Flow Cabinet 1 Excellent
18 Colony Counter Electronic with Digital Display 1 Excellent
19 Incubator 1 Excellent
20 Drying Oven 1 Excellent
21 Water Bath Serological Type 1 Excellent
22 Autoclave 1 Excellent
23 Muffle Furnace Temp 1200 degree Celsius 1 Excellent

F. Non-destructive Testing of Structures and Seismic vulnerability Testing Equipments

SN.  Name of the Equipment Nos. Present Condition
1. Reinforcement Scanning Machine – Profometer 5+ 1 Excellent
2. Schimdtz Hammer 1 Excellent
3. Penetrometer PNT-Z 1 Excellent
4. Concrete Core Drilling Equipment 1 Excellent

G. Access to Seismic vulnerability Assessment Equipment

SN.  Name of the Equipment
1. Seismograph ES 3000 (Geometrics Inc. USA)
2. Geophone
3. Wooden Log
4. Seismodule Controller Software (SCS) –
5. Seisimager/SW
6. Metallic Plates
7.  Magnetic Compass
8. Probe System BHG-3 (Geostuff, California, USA)
9. Shielded Multi Color Cable (Geostuff, California, USA)
10. Probe System Controller BHGC-1 (Geostuff, California, USA)
11. Pikwin Software (OYO Corporation, Japan)

H. VEHICLE

SN.  Name Vehicle No. Model
4 WHEEL DRIVE VEHICLE
1. Balero (India) B. 7. Cha 1091 Bolero SLX 4WD 7 Str with, A/C and P/S 2498 CC, 2009 AD
2. Hyundai Atos Car-1100,2008 B. 6. Cha 2492
3. Toyota Land Cruiser B. 2. Cha 8032
4. Toyota Corolla B. 3. Cha 8485

I. COMPUTER SOFTWARE

SN.  Name of Software Nos. Model/Type
1. Auto CAD Software Auto Desk LT 3 License Version
2. SAP 2000 Ultimate V.16 2 License Version
3. ETABS Nonlinear 2013 2 License Version