Central Water Commission is an apex engineering organisation of the Government of
India in the field of Water Resources Development. This organisation is primarily
responsible for giving technical clearance to all major and medium projects in the
Water Resources sector in the Country and ensure the implementation of government
policies in the sphere of Water Resources Development.
This organisation is the premier central organisation in power sector and has built
up comprehensive expertise during last five decades. Having worked with a number
of world’s leading engineering organisations, it has grown in know-how and expertise
to tackle all kinds of problems relating to the field of power.
The Survey of India established over 225 years ago, is one of the premier survey
organisations of the world. SOI undertakes all types of surveys and preparation
of precision maps with the most sophisticated equipment, know-how and experience
gathered over the years.
The Geological Survey of India, Established in 1851, is a specialised organisation
for conducting Applied Research, Investigations, Geological Exploration and Geological
Mapping for the whole of India. GSI has also developed expertise in engineering
Geology and Geophysics.
The Central Ground Water Board is the nation's apex body for Planning, Surveys,
Exploration, Technology Development and Management of the Ground Water Resources
in the Country for Irrigation and other needs.
The Central Soils and Materials Research Station carries out detailed Geo-Technical
Explorations, Construction Material Surveys, Pre-Irrigation Soil Studies, including
in-site and laboratory testing. It has all the requisite Scientific/ Engineering
staff as well as sophisticated field/ laboratory equipment.
CWPRS, founded in 1916, is one of the foremost organisations in the world in the
field of Hydraulics and Allied Research. It is recognised as a regional laboratory
of ESCAP region. CWPRS provides specialised services through physical and mathematical
model studies in River and Canal Hydraulics, Coastal Engineering, Environmental
Studies, Instrumentation, etc. It offers training facilities for individual and
group trainees in the relevant disciplines.