Mission Julley<br />Action Plan 2011-2012 <br />
Action Plan for 2011-2012<br /><ul><li>Detailed requirements were requested from various schools for further support
Query sent to all schools which were supported last year
Queries also sent to several other schools
Responses received from all schools immediately</li></li></ul><li>Response to query- <br />LamdonKhaltse School<br />   ( ...
Response to Query- <br />LamdonStongdhe School:<br />One of the most remote schools in the Lamdon chain<br />Residential s...
Response to Query-<br />LADF Residential Hostel                        ( supported by MJ last year ) <br />Hostel for remo...
Response to query- Govt Schools<br />Govt Middle School- Saspoche           ( supported by MJ last year )<br />Sufficient ...
Response to query- Govt Schools<br />Govt Residential Middle School- Lingshed (supported by MJ last year)<br />Very remote...
Action recommended by Mission Julley<br />Design, Prototype, Manufacture & Provide Classroom Furniture<br />
Schools Recommended<br />Lingshed Govt. Residential Middle School<br />LamdonStongdhe School<br />Govt. Middle School, Tim...
Classroom Furniture<br />Design Brief<br />
Mission Julley Classroom Furniture<br />Severe need for classroom furniture<br />Off-the-shelf solution not available due ...
Govt Residential Middle School, Lingshed<br />Case Study for design constraints and recommendations<br />
Lingshed, Zanskar Valley<br />
Govt Residential Middle School, Lingshed<br />Only residential school in a radius of 150km<br />Caters to children of 8 su...
Hostel Complex<br />
School Campus<br />
School Campus<br />
Classrooms<br />
Classrooms<br />
Available Infrastructure (School)<br />8 Classrooms <br />4 rooms of 12’ X 12’<br />4 rooms of 16’ X 12’<br />1 room of 14...
Student Strength (Class-wise)<br />Pre-primary to KG-	25<br />Class 1-			3<br />Class 2-			20<br />Class 3-			15<br />Clas...
Student Strength (Age Groups)<br />4-6yrs		25 <br />7-8yrs		28<br />9-11yrs	23<br />12-14yrs	17<br />15-17yrs	8<br />TOTAL...
Design Constraints: Anthropometry<br />Many students join school late<br />4 years at pre-primary<br />Repeats due to poor...
Cater to 4yrs to 17 yrs
Adjustments to be simple and secure (One tool)</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Classrooms<br />Small sizes <br />Rou...
Adjustable lugs at bottom
Storage for bags in desk preferable</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Transport and Packing<br />Transport is the sing...
Design Constraints:  Transport and PackagingAir Cargo –Delhi to Leh<br />Very expensive: +Rs 100/Kg<br />Manual loading fa...
Goods have to be of very light materials
Packaging has to be as per Air Cargo standards
Packing units to be of manageable size and volume</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints:  Transport and Packaging4WD–Leh –N...
Easy and compact stacking
Manageable handling for manual loading</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints:  Transport and PackagingRaft: Neemo- Nyerak<b...
Waterproof materials</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints:  Transport and PackagingHorseback: Nyerak to Lingshed<br />
Design Constraints:  Transport and PackagingHorseback: Nyerak to Lingshed<br />Horses can carry 60-80Kgs<br />Donkeys can ...
Design Constraints:  Transport and PackagingHorseback: Nyerak to Lingshed<br /><ul><li>Each packaging unit to weigh betwee...
Multiples of 2 for donkeys and 3 for horses
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  1. 1. Mission Julley<br />Action Plan 2011-2012 <br />
  2. 2. Action Plan for 2011-2012<br /><ul><li>Detailed requirements were requested from various schools for further support
  3. 3. Query sent to all schools which were supported last year
  4. 4. Queries also sent to several other schools
  5. 5. Responses received from all schools immediately</li></li></ul><li>Response to query- <br />LamdonKhaltse School<br /> ( not supported by MJ last year):<br />New school started last year (2010) and is work in progress<br />Detailed requirements forwarded by School to MJ and is under review<br />Requirements include furniture, teaching aids etc<br />
  6. 6. Response to Query- <br />LamdonStongdhe School:<br />One of the most remote schools in the Lamdon chain<br />Residential school with 85 students from class I-VIII<br />Lack of basic amenities<br />School has requested classroom furniture for students<br />
  7. 7. Response to Query-<br />LADF Residential Hostel ( supported by MJ last year ) <br />Hostel for remote students studying in Leh<br />Strength of 80 students for Class I-XII<br />Request for upgrading their kitchen equipment<br />
  8. 8. Response to query- Govt Schools<br />Govt Middle School- Saspoche ( supported by MJ last year )<br />Sufficient grants provided since flashfloods to rebuild classrooms<br />Sufficient funds available for 2 extra classrooms<br />Need for classroom furniture for new classrooms but no space for storage till structure is complete<br />Classrooms to be completed by next year<br />
  9. 9. Response to query- Govt Schools<br />Govt Residential Middle School- Lingshed (supported by MJ last year)<br />Very remote residential school <br />103 boys and girls<br />From Primary to Class VIII<br />Students studying on uneven stone floor <br />Request for Classroom Furniture<br />Request for Primary School furniture<br />Request for Battery operated PA System<br />
  10. 10. Action recommended by Mission Julley<br />Design, Prototype, Manufacture & Provide Classroom Furniture<br />
  11. 11. Schools Recommended<br />Lingshed Govt. Residential Middle School<br />LamdonStongdhe School<br />Govt. Middle School, Timisgang(requirements awaited) <br />LamdonKhaltse School (subject to availability of funds)<br />Spituk Monastery School(requirements awaited)<br />
  12. 12. Classroom Furniture<br />Design Brief<br />
  13. 13. Mission Julley Classroom Furniture<br />Severe need for classroom furniture<br />Off-the-shelf solution not available due to numerous constraints of<br />Anthropometry of Ladakh school children<br />Classroom sizes and finish<br />Transport & Packaging<br />Materials<br />Climate<br />Manufacturing<br />Pilferage and misappropriation <br />Constraints will be highlighted with a case study of Lingshed Govt. Residential Middle School<br />
  14. 14. Govt Residential Middle School, Lingshed<br />Case Study for design constraints and recommendations<br />
  15. 15. Lingshed, Zanskar Valley<br />
  16. 16. Govt Residential Middle School, Lingshed<br />Only residential school in a radius of 150km<br />Caters to children of 8 surrounding villages<br />Student Strength- 101 boys & girls<br />From Kg to classes VIII<br />17 teachers and wardens<br />
  17. 17. Hostel Complex<br />
  18. 18. School Campus<br />
  19. 19. School Campus<br />
  20. 20. Classrooms<br />
  21. 21. Classrooms<br />
  22. 22. Available Infrastructure (School)<br />8 Classrooms <br />4 rooms of 12’ X 12’<br />4 rooms of 16’ X 12’<br />1 room of 14’ X 12’ (Primary)<br />1 Principal’s office cum staff room<br />Height of all rooms: 8’<br />Flooring: Stone and mud plaster<br />Floor Covering: Bare or Matting<br />
  23. 23. Student Strength (Class-wise)<br />Pre-primary to KG- 25<br />Class 1- 3<br />Class 2- 20<br />Class 3- 15<br />Class 4- 6<br />Class 5- 12<br />Class 6- 8<br />Class 7- 4<br />Class 8- 8<br />TOTAL 101<br />
  24. 24. Student Strength (Age Groups)<br />4-6yrs 25 <br />7-8yrs 28<br />9-11yrs 23<br />12-14yrs 17<br />15-17yrs 8<br />TOTAL 101<br />
  25. 25. Design Constraints: Anthropometry<br />Many students join school late<br />4 years at pre-primary<br />Repeats due to poor performance<br />Even 17yr olds in Class 8<br />Average height of Ladakhi children lower than National Average<br /><ul><li>Design to very adjustable and flexible
  26. 26. Cater to 4yrs to 17 yrs
  27. 27. Adjustments to be simple and secure (One tool)</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Classrooms<br />Small sizes <br />Rough uneven floors<br />Bags are brought into classrooms<br />Flexible student strengths<br />3 students to 20 students per class<br /><ul><li>Compact and flexible design
  28. 28. Adjustable lugs at bottom
  29. 29. Storage for bags in desk preferable</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Transport and Packing<br />Transport is the single largest challenge in Ladakh, specially for remote schools<br />Goods manufactured will Travel the following route<br />Delhi to Leh: By Air Cargo<br />Leh to Neemo: By 4WD pickups<br />Neemo to Nyerak: By Raft<br />Nyerak to Lingshed: Horseback<br />
  30. 30. Design Constraints: Transport and PackagingAir Cargo –Delhi to Leh<br />Very expensive: +Rs 100/Kg<br />Manual loading facilities at Leh<br /><ul><li>CKD design
  31. 31. Goods have to be of very light materials
  32. 32. Packaging has to be as per Air Cargo standards
  33. 33. Packing units to be of manageable size and volume</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Transport and Packaging4WD–Leh –Neemo<br />Rough roads and terrain<br /><ul><li>Strong Packaging (High BF)
  34. 34. Easy and compact stacking
  35. 35. Manageable handling for manual loading</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Transport and PackagingRaft: Neemo- Nyerak<br />4nos. grade 4 rapids<br /><ul><li>Water roof packaging
  36. 36. Waterproof materials</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Transport and PackagingHorseback: Nyerak to Lingshed<br />
  37. 37. Design Constraints: Transport and PackagingHorseback: Nyerak to Lingshed<br />Horses can carry 60-80Kgs<br />Donkeys can carry 40-50Kgs<br />Routes are very steep with vertical sides in places<br />Very steep gradients (50-600)<br />Weight distribution on animal is critical<br />
  38. 38. Design Constraints: Transport and PackagingHorseback: Nyerak to Lingshed<br /><ul><li>Each packaging unit to weigh between 20-25Kgs
  39. 39. Multiples of 2 for donkeys and 3 for horses
  40. 40. Packaging size to be limited to 30”X20”X10”
  41. 41. Flat rectangular pieces will help in loading, strapping and to negotiate steep side walls
  42. 42. Each unit to be marked clearly for weight and content
  43. 43. Easy loading on animal</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Materials<br />Wood & timber not available<br />Ply boards available of low quality<br />All metal profiles available are basic and of low quality<br />Available fasteners and hardware of very basic design and of low quality<br /><ul><li>Materials to be sourced from Delhi</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Climate<br />Ladakh has a very extreme temperature range of 240 to -300 <br /><ul><li>All materials to withstand above range
  44. 44. All metal parts to be covered with protective paint
  45. 45. All surfaces exposed to skin to be insulated</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Manufacturing<br />No facilities for quality production<br />Pipe bending, lathe etc not available<br />Fabricators cannot work from drawings independently<br />Fabrication charges more than 300% of Delhi<br /><ul><li>Manufacturing to be done in Delhi</li></li></ul><li>Design Constraints: Pilferage and misappropriation<br />Remote areas are inherently prone to misappropriation<br />Villagers prone to use school equipment for private use <br />Examples of cupboards, furniture and other articles routinely found in homes<br /><ul><li>Design to exclude possibility of use at home or for personal benefit
  46. 46. Limit design to attached Desk and Chair
  47. 47. All items to be clearly branded by paint or engraving </li></li></ul><li>Classroom Furniture<br />Summary of design<br />recommendations<br />
  48. 48. Design recommendations<br />Anthropometry and Classrooms<br /><ul><li>Design to very adjustable and flexible
  49. 49. Cater to 4yrs to 17 yrs
  50. 50. Adjustments and assembly to be simple and secure
  51. 51. One tool and by semi-skilled worker
  52. 52. Compact and flexible design
  53. 53. Adjustable lugs at bottom
  54. 54. Storage for bags in desk preferable</li></ul>Transport and Packaging<br /><ul><li>CKD design
  55. 55. Goods have to be of very light materials
  56. 56. Packaging has to be as per Air Cargo standards
  57. 57. Packing units to be of manageable size and volume
  58. 58. Strong Packaging (High BF)
  59. 59. Easy and compact stacking</li></li></ul><li>Design recommendations<br />Transport and Packaging<br /><ul><li>Water roof packaging and materials
  60. 60. Each packaging unit to weigh between 20-25Kgs
  61. 61. Multiples of 2 for donkeys and 3 for horses
  62. 62. Packaging size to be limited to 30”X20”X10”
  63. 63. Flat rectangular pieces will help in loading, strapping and to negotiate steep side walls
  64. 64. Each unit to be marked clearly for weight and content
  65. 65. Easy loading on animal</li></li></ul><li>Design recommendations<br />Climate and UV Protection<br /><ul><li>All materials to withstand temperatures of 240 to -300
  66. 66. All metal parts to be covered with protective paint
  67. 67. All surfaces exposed to skin to be insulated</li></ul>Pilferage and misappropriation<br /><ul><li>Design to exclude possibility of use at home or for personal benefit
  68. 68. Limit design to attached Desk and Chair
  69. 69. All items to be clearly branded by paint or engraving </li></ul>Others<br /><ul><li>Manufacturing and sourcing to be done in Delhi
  70. 70. Cost to be limited to Rs 2000/pc FOB Delhi inclusive of taxes
  71. 71. Production run of 250 pcs estimated</li>

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