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Japanese firm looking to tap artificial sand market in Tamil Nadu

A Japanese company is planning to tap the artificial sand market in India by offering technology to provide better quality of artificial sand.

published on : 12th February 2019

India to construct 44 'strategically important' roads along China border

In 2017, Indian and Chinese troops engaged in a face-off at the Doklam tri-junction after the China began building a road in the area.’

published on : 13th January 2019

Kartarpur Corridor to cost Rs 85-100cr: Punjab minister

Punjab Public Works Department Minister Vijay Inder Singla said It will also involve .cost of land acquisition for the four-lane highway from Dera Baba Nanak up to the International Border

published on : 19th December 2018

An exception that flouts rules

The PWD has allowed two pillars of a house on Old GST road in Irumbuliyur to rest on the storm water drain, which is being constructed by the same department in the area.

published on : 11th December 2018

Amid CM’s call for austerity,PWD to buy 300 new vehicles

As per the details available, the Chief Engineer office (communication and buildings) Bengaluru South has submitted proposal for 125 new vehicles.

published on : 7th December 2018

726 flats to be constructed by 2021 at Rs 245 crore for CBIC staff

Costing Rs 245 crore, the flats are being constructed using ‘Tunnel Form Technology’, a fast-track method and a highly efficient industrialized system of on-site construction.

published on : 27th November 2018

Road built after 60 years, gets damaged in just four months

A 2.5km road that was built between Kyarakoppa and Mugad villages after 60 long years is now damaged, just four months after its construction.

published on : 21st November 2018

Chennai Corporation and Public Works Department issue two separate tenders for same project 

It is learned that the 1,000-metre-stretch the Corporation has begun work on is part of the PWD’s project that it had issued tender for.

published on : 25th October 2018

Public buildings to be disabled-friendly by December 2019

The committee, which is headed by a superintendent engineer-level officer, has also said in its report that 763 roads in the city have been earmarked for changes to become disabled-friendly.  

published on : 21st October 2018

A month after the deluge, roads still in tatters at North Paravoor

According to Paravoor MLA V D Satheesan, the government has failed to take up the restoration work on a war footing.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Repair: PWD segregates roads into three categories

The Public Works Department (PWD) will prepare an action plan to re-construct roads that were damaged in floods in five phases.

published on : 11th September 2018

Kosathalaiyar river bed sand mining: Is government violating its own norms?

The Public Works Department appears to be violating government norms in mining sand from the Kosasthalaiyar river bed.

published on : 18th June 2018

Former Maharashtra revenue minister Eknath Khadse likely to be reinstated

BJP insiders that he might be given the portfolio of Public Works Department.

published on : 7th July 2017