Highway Engineering

In Highway design, CETEST has commendable achievement in providing consultancy services (Detailed Project Report) for 40 projects comprising of more than 6000 Km of roads & highways (National Highways, State Highways, PMGSY etc.) in various parts of India including foreign aided (WB, ADB, JICA etc) projects. CETEST is one of the very few consulting companies who can provide in house services of Engineering Survey, Geotechnical & Design to its clients.

Consultancy Services for Feasibility study and Preparation of Detailed Project Report for Improvement and Up-gradation to 2-lane/2-lane with paved shoulders configuration of various State Highways and Major District Roads in Jharkhand for Package No. SHAJ/DPR/2011/06 for Dumka-Hansdiha upto Bihar Border (SH-17) Road.

Project Location Chaibasa, Jharkhand
Name & Address of Client Member (Technical), State Highways Authority of Jharkhand Govt. of Jharkhand
Contract Value Rs. 61.54 Lacs
Project Cost Rs. 286.00 Crores
Start Date February 2012
Completion Ongoing
Project Brief Project includes preparation of DPR for 52 km. of Bhagalpur Road (entire road length falling in the state of Jharkhand). While the project includes widening to 2-lane and upgradation of existing road, LAP has to be proposed for 4-lane corridor. EIA, RAP and other reports have also to be prepared as per TOR.

Consultancy Services for preparation of Detailed Project Report for Construction and Upgradation of Existing Road along Indo-Nepal Border from Km. 339.00 to Km. 452.16

Project Location Supaul/Araria, Bihar
Name & Address of Client The Chief General Manager, BSRDC Ltd., Central Mechanical Workshop Campus, Near Airport, Sheikhpura, Patna - 800 014
Contract Value Rs. 106.94 Lacs
Project Cost Rs. 270.00 Crores
Start Date January 2010
Completion September 2011
Project Brief Project includes feasibility study, preparation of RAP, EIA report including obtaining of necessary clearances including MoEF and Forest Clearance, preparation of DPR for 2-laning of Indo-Nepal Border Road for the stretch from East Bank of Koshi River from Gaira Chawk to Jogbani. Total length of the stretch is 90 km. Design of all bridges (major or minor) encountered in the roads, design of 1 no. of ROB (Road over bridge over railway lines) including design of the soans above railway lines and getting the same approved from concerned division of Indian Railways. Length of bridges encountered varies from 20m to 400m. with single span length varying from 20m to 60m.

Consultancy Services for preparation of Detailed Project Report including Soil Investigation as per technical specification, preparation of construction drawings and as-built drawings for Jamtara-Dumka and Barhat-Sahibgunj stretch in Jharkhand.

Project Location Jamtara/Sahibganj, Jharkhand
Name & Address of Client Ramky Infrastructure Ltd., Jindal Towers, Block 'A', 4th Floor, 21/1A/3, Darga Road, Kolkata - 700 017, Tel.: (033) 2289 2527/28, Fax: (033) 2289 2529
Contract Value Rs. 98.25 Lacs
Project Cost Rs. 720.50 Crores
Start Date November 2010
Completion Ongoing
Project Brief This job is being executed as the contractor's engineer and includes providing technical support to the contractor for 131km. Of SH's in the state of Jharkhand under funding from ADB. The original DPR was prepared by ICT and our job includes checking and verification of provisions made in the DPR, taking of OGL data, preparation of design drawings of deviation portions, preparation of construction drawings of all components of construction work including bridges and structures, incorporating all necessary changes as required from time to time based on site conditions, getting the same approved from SMEC (Supervision Consultant) and the owner (Jharkhand RCD) and preparation of as built drawings after completion of construction work.

Survey and Preparation of DPR for double laning of Pasighat-Pangin Road.

Project Location Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh
Name & Address of Client Chief Engineer, Eastern Zone, PWD, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh, Ph. - (0360) 221 2427
Contract Value Rs. 85.00 Lacs
Project Cost Rs. 201.25 Crores
Start Date June 2009
Completion August 2010
Project Brief Preparation of DPR included preparation of preliminary & detailed survey, prepararation of detailed design of roads & bridges including geometric design of road, pavement, culverts and road protection work, conduct sub-soil investigation & hydraulic studies, preparation of BOQ and estimate for 2-laning of Pasighat - Pangin Road (NH-229) from Km. 28.00 to Km. 76.00 (Length - 48 kms.) including bypass (new alignment) from Km. 42.00 to Km. 60.00 (Length 18.00 km.) under Trans Arunachal Package of Roads. To remain associated with the department during the execution of road. Length of bridges varies from 15m to 120m. The DPR's was approved from MOSRT & H.

Consultancy Services for Preparation of Detailed project Report for 4-laning of Buddhist Circuit - Gaya-Hisua-Rajgir-Nalanda-Bihar Sharif (NH-82).

Project Location Gaya, Bihar
Name & Address of Client Chief Engineer (NH Wing), Road Construction Department, Govt. of Bihar, Vishveshwaraiya Bhawan, Bailey Road, Patna, Bihar
Contract Value Rs. 78.85 Lacs
Project Cost Rs. 1097.40 Crores
Start Date February 2009
Completion June 2011
Project Brief Project includes feasibility study and preparation of DPR for 4-laning of Budhhist Circuit of NH - 82 from Gaya to Bihar Sharif (Total Length - 95.00 Km.). Though acting as the other partner of the JV, main execution of the project is being done by CETEST with a share of 86.5% of the turnover. Job includes design of all bridges (major or minor) encountered in the roads. The project includes widening from 2-lane to 4-lane divided carriageway for a length of 83.00 km. and new alignment (bypass) including proposing of bypass for a length of 12 kms. (total 4 nos. of bypasses). Length of bridges/grade separators on this road varies 20m. to 550m. Single span length varies from 15m to 40m. All bridges/grade separators/ROB are for 4-lane and they are located on widening part of the road.

Consultancy Services for Preparation of Detailed project Report for ADB Phase-II Roads, Package - I, North Bihar.

Project Location Bihar
Name & Address of Client Chief Engineer (Project Management Unit), Road Construction Department, Govt. of Bihar, Vishveshwaraiya Bhawan, Bailey Road, Patna, Bihar
Contract Value Rs. 349.10 Lacs
Project Cost Rs. 2432.25 Crores
Start Date February 2009
Completion July 2010
Project Brief Project includes feasibility study and preparation of DPR for 2-laning of 6 nos. State Highway in North Bihar funded by ADB. Total length of all the SHs combined adds upto 422.82 kms. Though acting as the other partner of the JV, main execution of the project is being done by CETEST with a share of 86.5% of the turnover. The project includes widening of MDRs to 2-lane State Highways. Most of the roads are for widening portions except for some stretches which are being proposed as bypasses. Job includes design of all bridges (major or minor) encountered in the roads. Bridges are being design and length of bridges encountered so far varies from 20m to 84m. with single span length varying from 20m to 24m. All bridges are located on 2-lane State Highways and are proposed on widening portions.