Welcome to Bridges & Structures Directorate
Bridge and Structures Directorate (B&S) is headed by Principal Executive Director/Bridge supported by Executive Director/B&S/Steel, Executive Director/Structures & Directors/Jt. Directors. B&S Directorate was formed in April, 1986 by carving it out from Civil Design Directorate. Subsequently Bridges & Flood (B&F) wing, which had earlier been working under Research Directorate, was brought under Director Standards (B&S) with effect from April 1987. Research (B&S) unit, along with functions of field trials and bridge laboratory was also brought under Director Standards (B&S) w.e.f. 01-6-92 and the post had been subsequently re-designated as Executive Director(B&S). A new post of Executive Director/Structure was created on 01/08/2008 for concrete structures. A new post of Principal Executive Director/Bridge was created on 30/12/2019.