IV. BRIDGE ENGINEERING

B. ON GOING PROJECTS
4. Creating Data Base on Bridge Information System for the State of Tamil Nadu
Date of Start

April 1998
Highways Research Station, Chennai (R)

 

Present Status and Progress
The particulars of bridges on various categories of roads in Tamil Nadu such as NH., S.H., MDR and ODR have been fed into the system using M.S. Access programme classifying the data into 17 different aspects for each bridge. The data have been sent to each divisions to check its accuracy. On receiving from the concerned divisions, the same will be finalized.
 
Findings/Conclusions
The bridges will be given numbers and the same will be intimated to the (Maintenance Wing) Divisional Engineer of Highways.