Indian Railway main logo Welcome to Indian Railways
View Content in Hindi
National Emblem of India

About Us




Vendor Interface

News & Events

Contact Us

   Geotechnical Engineering
      Other Links

Bookmark Mail this page Print this page


 As per Procedure Order No. 1 of 2011 issued by Finance & Accounts Directorate of RDSO,   GE Directorate has decided that the Technical Reports given below are classified as technical document and have been declared priced. For internal Railway use, these documents will be issued free of cost. For other users, the photo copy of all these documents will be charged @ Rs 100/- per page. These technical documents may not be reproduced, copied or commercially used without prior written permission of RDSO. For requirement of copies of these documents, contact to the address given in Head-“Contact Us” on web portal of GE Directorate on RDSO’s website.

Therefore, in view of the above, the soft copies of the Guidelines/Specifications available at S.No.s 15, 16 & 17 should be removed from the web page as these are priced publications of GE Directorate.




Report No.


Guidelines for Earthwork in Railway Projects

GE : G–1, July 2003.


Specification for Track Ballast with Correction Slip No.2

GE : IRS-1, June 2004.


Specification for Mechanically Produced Blanketing Material for Railway Formation including Guidelines for Laying

GE : IRS-2, July 2005 (Final)


Standard Test Procedure for Blanket Material for Railway Formation

IRS:GE-3, July 2003


Booklet on Geotechnical Testing for Railway Engineers for Quality Control

GE : G-3, December 2004


Guidelines on Erosion Control and Drainage of Railway Formation

GE : G-4, Feb 2005


Guidelines on Soft Soils- Stage Construction Method

GE : G-5, April 2005


Guidelines for Rehabilitation of Existing Weak Formations

GE : G-6, June 2005


Guidelines on Temporary & Permanent Restoration of Embankment after Breaches /Washouts

GE : G-7, July 2005


Manual of Instructions for CC Cube & Rail Cluster Method

GE:Misc.-1, July 2005 (Provisional)


Guidelines for Cuttings in Railway Formations

GE:G-2, August 2005


Guidelines for Application of Jute Geotextile in Railway Embankments and Hill Slopes

RDSO/2007/GE: G-0008


Guidelines and Specification for Design of Formation for Heavy Axle Load

RDSO/2007/GE: G-0014


Guideline for Geotechnical Engineering Organization in Zonal Railways

RDSO/2007/GE: G-0011


Guidelines for Civil Engineering Inspection, Maintenance and Safety in existing Tunnels



Guidelines for Design & Construction of Tunnels



Guidelines for safety in Tunnels during Construction


* Hindi translation also available.

Source : WELCOME TO RDSO CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 02-04-2014  

  Admin Login | Site Map | Contact Us | RTI | EOI | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy Valid CSS! Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict

© 2010  All Rights Reserved.

This is the Portal of Indian Railways, developed with an objective to enable a single window access to information and services being provided by the various Indian Railways entities. The content in this Portal is the result of a collaborative effort of various Indian Railways Entities and Departments Maintained by CRIS, Ministry of Railways, Government of India.