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Role of Works Directorate:

Works Directorate started functioning independently from September 2008. Works Directorate is dealing with unification and standardization of works matter, issue guidelines/specification of works matter and preparation of works programme. Works Directorate conducts Works Standards Committee (WSC) meeting and follow up action on WSC items and other technical issues cropping up from time to time, through unit of Director/Works. 
Works Directorate is also responsible for maintenance of RDSO offices, colony & other infrastructural assets including construction of new assets through unit of Director/Civil.


Organisation Chart:

Brief Achievements in last one year:

  1. Indian Railway Works Manual (IRWM)-2000 has been revised and draft IRWM-2022 submitted to Railway Board.
  2. Works pertaining to implementation of IRUSSOR and IRUSS-2021 for Earth works in Formation & Cutting, Bridge Works and P. Way items. Railway Board has sanctioned Group Cash award of Rs.15000/- to the RDSO team in recognition of this work.
  3. Works pertaining to implementation of CPWD-DSR for Road and Building works in Indian Railway.
  4. Revised guideline covering new technology on Water proofing in old/new construction.
  5. Provisional Report on Sewage Treatment Plant for Indian Railway.
  6. Provisional Report on Water Recycling plant for Indian Railway.
  7. Prepared and submitted report on “Innovative Emerging Technologies” as per instructions received from the Railway Board, based on the “Compendium of Innovative Emerging Technologies” issued by Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs.
  8. Budget Management of Demand No. 16 of Plan Head-18 for RDSO through IRPSM.
  9. Face lifting and up gradation of building Track Machine Monitoring Directorate, Geo-Tech Directorate, Air Brake Lab, TI Lab, Central Workshop and Psycho Lab.
  10. Renovation and  Face Lifting of B&S lab, M&C lab, Berthing Lab and B.D. Lab.
  11. Provision of additional toilets in type –III quarters in RDSO colony (Phase-I, 110 nos.)
  12. Improvement of damage drain, boundary wall, pathway, development of new park near Langra Phatak (Hormony Park).
  13. Setting up of New Measuring Wheel Laboratory in the existing premises of ED Lab.
  14. Up gradation of sheds in Berthing Complex at RDSO for testing and commissioning of new track monitoring system.
  15. Construction of fountain and face lifting of Admin Building.
  16. Provision of additional toilets in type – III quarters in RDSO colony (Phase-II, 162 Nos.)
  17. Provision of modular kitchen in type-V duplex quarters of RDSO (25 Nos.).
  18. Renovation of toilets in type-V & type-V duplex quarters (165 Nos.).

Current Assignment in hand:

  1. Development of New Unified Standard Schedule of Rate and Specification for execution of Building Works, Road Works and Horticulture Works through a nominated committee (IRICEN, RDSO & SCR) by Railway Board.
  2. Green Building certifications of RDSO’s Administrative Building, Annexe –I & Annexe-II.
  3. Budget Management of Demand No. 16 of Plan Head-18 for RDSO through IRPSM.
  4. Provision of fire suppression system at Administrative Building, Annexe-I & Annexe-II Building.
  5. Provision of additional toilets 160 Nos. in left over type III quarters.
  6. Provision of Boundary Wall (3.0+0.6m) around RDSO campus.
  7. Improvement of type II, III & IV (355 Nos.) staff quarters.
  8. Construction of viewer’s gallery and porch in stadium RDSO.
  9. Improvement of Admin Building, Annexe I & II in RDSO.
  10. Renovation of various Labs and other service buildings in RDSO.
  11. Replacement of floor with vitrified tile or industrial flooring including other work in M&C Lab, in RDSO.
  12. Providing of Modular kitchen in type V quarters (balance work) in RDSO colony.


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