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Central Water Commission

(Serving the nation since 1945)

Water Sector News

Welcome To Design (NW&S) Unit

Design (NW&S) organisation has been providingpreliminary and detailed design consultancy servicestovarious water resources projects in the 12 states of thecountry from northwest and south regions of India i.e.Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Goa and Andaman Nicobar Island.

Outside India, it deals with the Projects of Myanmar, SriLanka and African countries, assigned to this unit.Besidesdesign consultancy, this unit looks after otherworks such as attending to special problems of projects, technical appraisal of Detailed Project reports (DPR) and Pre-feasibility Reports (PFR) of various projects of the concerned states, assisting BISin preparation of Design standards, as member of various BIS committees, preparation of Design Manuals/Guidelines, pamphletsetc. The Organisation would keep a watch on latest development/identification of stressareas particularly inDam Design / Design of Hydro-Power Projects and identify areas of research in the sphere of activities andcarry out research in house/ by other agencies.