PWD launches App for road-related complaints

By Accommodation Times Bureau Tapping the IT potential for bringing efficiency, transparency and accountability in the Public Works Department, Vijay Inder Singla PWD Minister Punjab launched the Punjab Roads GIS Portal and Punjab Sarak Sewa (PSS) Mobile App on October 8 at Chandigarh. Singla informed that the department with the technical support

PWD to use plastic garbage to construct roads

By Accommodation Times Bureau LUCKNOW The Uttar Pradesh Government on Thursday said it will construct roads using hazardous plastic garbage. The Deputy Chief Minister,  Keshav Prasad Maurya said that “The Public Works Department will now construct roads using nanotechnology, plastic garbage, jute jio textiles, fly ash and CC.” “By using this technology, roads will

PWD Goa Professed :Major Bridges Along Highways Are Stable

By Accommodation Times Bureau The audit of major bridges along the national highways in Goa has been conducted, and the audit has indicated that the structures are stable and having no danger at all. The Public Works Department (PWD) has stated in its report to the government that none of the bridge requires any major repairs. Uttam Parsekar -PWD

Rs 100 Crore Fraud By PWD Engineers : Justice ?

  By Accommodation Times Bureau A knave trust of government engineers (PWD) and contractors , have cheated the MS government to the tune of Rs 100 crore under the pretense of repairing and maintaining the Bandra government colony, one of the oldest colonies in Mumbai.  The Bandra Government colony, built in the

Urban Development Ministry signs MoU with NBCC, CPWD

Ministry of Urban Development (MoUD) has signed an MOU with National Buildings Construction Corporation (India) Ltd and Central Public Works Department (CPWD) for redevelopment of seven General Pool Residential Accommodation (GPRA) colonies in New Delhi. The Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development, Rajiv Gauba said that it is a path breaking initiative

CPWD adopts modern, efficient and green construction technology

By Accommodation Times News Services Government’s construction major, the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) will henceforth, adopt modern Monolithic construction technology for all major projects of Rs.100 cr and above each, abandoning traditional methods of construction which are marked by several disadvantages. Monolithic construction, being followed in countries like the US, UK,

Venkaiah Naidu reviews the functioning of CPWD

          By Accommodation Times News Service Functioning of the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) has come in for a critical review at a two-day brainstorming session held at the behest of the Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation M Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi. The review was undertaken with

New HUPA minister suggests CPWD to opt for new development plans

By Accommodation Times News Service New Union Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Dr. Girija Vyas has called upon Central Public Works Department to meet the challenges and aspirations of a growing economy with efficient technology, transparency and dedication. Delivering the inaugural address at the 159th anniversary celebrations of CPWD