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Ongoing Research Schemes funded by MoRT&H

S.No Name of Research scheme Executing Institute / Agency Sanctioned Cost
1. Development of GIS based National Highways Information System (T-5). Central Road Research Institute , Delhi Rs 10.16 crore
2. Investigation on field performance of bituminous mixes with modified binders (R-85) Indian Institute of Technology , Madras Rs 37.50 lakhs
3. R&D studies on Performance Evaluation of Rigid Pavements on High Density Traffic Corridors using Instrumentation supported by Laboratory Tests(R-87) Central Road Research Institute , Delhi Rs 46.61 lakhs
4. Establishment of Ministry's Chair (at IIT Roorkee) in the area of development of Highway System in the country. Indian Institute of Technology , Roorkee Rs 1 crore ( Non lapsable)
5. Testing of Pavements using seismic waves. ( R-89) Indian Institute of Sciences , Bangalore Rs 28.27 lakhs
6. Preparation of manual on construction of the composite Pavements.(R-90) Indian Institute of Technology , Kanpur Rs. 2.5 lakhs

A) Details of ongoing Bridge Research Schemes of this Ministry (As on 23rd October, 2009)

S.No Name of Research scheme Executing Institute/Agency Particulars
1. Creation of complete range of independent testing facilities for expansion joints at CRRI.(B-34)
(F.No. RW/NH-34061/1/2005-S&R(B)
Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) Sanctioned date: 30th June 2005
Revised target date of completion: Yet to be fixed
Cost: Rs 580 lakhs
Ministry's share= 220 lakhs
CRRI's share = 360 lakhs
2. Development of an expert system for distress diagnostics of concrete bridges (Fuzzy based) (B-35).
(F.No. RW/NH-34061/2/2008-S&R(B)
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Sanctioned date: 27th May 2008
Target date of completion: January, 2010
Cost: Rs50.00 lakhs
3. Development of Standard Drawings for Composite girders (with steel girders) ) (B-36).
(F.No. RW/NH-34066/2/2007-S&R(B)
Institute for Steel Development and Growth(INSDAG). Sanctioned date: 25th July 2008
Target date of completion: December, 2009
Cost: Rs16.70 lakhs
4. Development of Explanatory Commentary on Standard Specifications and Code of Practice for Road Bridge Section VI Composite Constructions Limit State Design (First Revision) ) (B-37).
(F.No. RW/NH-34066/6/2008-S&R(B)
Institute for Steel Development and Growth(INSDAG). Sanctioned date: 6th November 2008
Target date of completion: July, 2010
Cost: Rs11.30 lakhs
Ministry's share= 7.49 lakhs
S.No Name of Research scheme Executing Institute/Agency Particulars
5. Revision of Ministry's Specifications for Roads and Bridges Works (B-38)
(F.No. RW/NH-34066/9/2000-S&R(B)
Indian Roads Congress (IRC) Sanctioned date: 31st March 2009
Target date of completion: October, 2010
Cost: Rs 40.00 lakhs
6. Explanatory commentary for Code of Practice for concrete Road bridges (Limit State Method) (B-39)
(F.No. RW/NH-35075/9/2006-S&R(B)
Indian Roads Congress (IRC) Sanctioned date: 28th May 2009
Target date of completion: January, 2010
Cost Rs 14.00 lakhs
7. Hydraulic investigations for design of raft foundations for bridges (B-40)
(F.No. RW/NH-36087/1/2009-S&R(B)
Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai Sanctioned date: 28th May 2009
Target date of completion: June, 2011
Cost: Rs 22.008 lakhs
8. Static and Dynamic Load Test for piles (B-41)
(F.No. RW/NH-34075/1/2009-S&R(B)
Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai Sanctioned date 23rd July, 2009
Target date of completion July 2011
Cost Rs.26.00 lakhs