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Welcome To Design (N&W) Unit

Design (N&W) organisation is responsible for planningand design consultancy of various components ofconstruction stage Projects, DPR stage projects,rehabilitation measures of existing projects andtechnical appraisal of DPR of HEP/ MPP / IrrigationProjects pertaining to Northern and Western States ofIndia i.e. 9 states of Jammu & Kashmir, HimachalPradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttrakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand of the country as well asneighbouring countries like Nepal and Afghanistan.The works also include preparation of joint detailedproject reports for Indo-Nepal Project and assisting

Indus Water Commission, MOWR, RD & GR on worksrelated to Jammu & Kashmir Projects. Apart fromabove, the directorates of this unit isactively engagedin providing assistancein preparation of IS Codes.

Besides the above work, the unit deals with thetechnical referencesas and when referred by the projectauthorities.

The Organisation would keep a watch on latestdevelopment/identification of stressareas particularly inDam Design / Design of Hydro-Power Projects and identify areas of Research in the sphere of activities andcarry out researchin house/ by other agencies