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  • Standardisation of  new design of bridges (Steel, RCC, PSC and composite) for the latest loading standards.
  • Formulation, up-dation and revision of Codes of practices for the design of Steel/ RCC/PSC and Arch Bridges.
  • Investigations and rehabilitation schemes for existing standard span bridges for running of heavier trains.
  • Preparation of manuals and guidelines on inspection and maintenance aspects of bridges. 
  • Rendering consultancy services to Zonal Railways concerning bridge    structures.
  • Proof checking of special designs of bridges done by consultants of   Zonal Railways.
  • Inspection of welded plate girders and open web girders  during their fabrication for use on the railway bridges.
  • Field trials and laboratory tests for validation of existing provisions and evolving new criteria for design and strength assessment techniques.

        



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