Central Board of Irrigation and Power Central Board of Irrigation and Power - An ISO 9001 - 2000 Company Eight Decades of Service to the Nation


Aims & Objectives


OBJECTIVES OF THE COMMITTEE

  • to encourage the planning of the use of the sub-surface and to promote advances in the preparatory investigations for tunnels and in the design, construction and maintenance of tunnels by bringing together information thereon and by studying questions related thereto;


  • by organizing and co-ordinating studies and experiments;


  • by publication of proceedings, reports and documents;

  • by encouragement of collaboration with and support of International Programme in the field of tunnel engineering including cooperation with other organizations in the activities of common interest;


  • to encourage membership in the adhering organizations;


  • to provide an information service to all concerned with tunnel engineering about the development of techniques, new trends and experience gained by others to enable updating of knowledge;


  • to act as a coordinating body in India for International Tunnelling Association


  • to provide an information to all concerned with Tunnel Engineering about the development of techniques, new trends and experience gained by others to enable updating of knowledge.


  • to allow specialists in the various disciplines to discuss their experiences, research work and or techniques at various fora.



Associated Bodies
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World Water Council International Society for Rock Mechanics (INDIA) AITES World Tunnel Congress International Association on Electricity Generation, Transmission and Distribution International Geosynthetics Society (India). Society of Power Engineers (India) International Council on Large Electric Systems International Association for Small Hydro International Water Resources Association International Commission on Large Dams