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# Sardar Sarovar Dam being executed by the group is the third largest in the world for volume of chilled concrete to be placed -nearly 7 million cum.

# Indira Sagar a 1000 MW Power house is the second largest surface power house in the country.

# Nathpa Jhakri a 1500 MW Power House is the largest underground power house in India.

# Tehri Dam is the third tallest rockfill dam in the world, and the largest in Asia invloving placement of over 25 million cum of all types of fill material.

# Baglihar Hydroelectric project involved construction of 30km of project road along with three bridges.

# Brahmaputra Guide Bund completed in a record time of 7 months.

# Baspa-II and Chamera-II projects involved continuous concrete shuttering for tunnel lining which is used for the first time in the country.

# Teesta V project has been provided with Jet Grouting curtain is being provided below the coffer dams for the first time in India.

# Alimineti Madhva Reddy Irrigation project is the longest underground face to face tunnel in the world.

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  • Rekha Sharma July 2, 2010 at 7:43 am

    oh my god We are very lucky being a civil engineer

  • sridhar July 22, 2010 at 10:46 am

    indian civil engineers rockzzz…!

  • M S Khan October 24, 2010 at 11:32 am

    please send me some useful content .

  • vaibhav October 29, 2010 at 12:05 pm

    its great to be an CIVIL ENGINEER

  • MOHAN December 16, 2010 at 11:05 am

    I AM VERY PROUD TO BE AN CIVIL ENGG.

  • javith ahamed March 24, 2011 at 1:56 am

    CIVIL ENGINEERS ARE NEXT GOD IN THE WORLD

  • Chandrashekar Neelam June 27, 2011 at 11:48 am

    ENGINEERS ROCKZZZZ….. WHERE AS CIVIL ENGINEERS!!!!!!!!!!! RULES

  • AMRITPAL SINGH July 19, 2011 at 3:13 am

    bhakra dam is made of pozzolana portland cement

  • hanamant January 14, 2012 at 4:16 am

    god gift as civil engr.

  • Marwa Alawwadi March 23, 2012 at 9:26 am

    So , we are so lucky ..
    I love civil engineering ..

  • aris April 24, 2012 at 8:00 pm

    i want to be an engineer

  • RAVNEET DALER.SINGH April 28, 2012 at 11:05 pm

    IT’S A GR8 PRIVELEGE FOR ME TO. BE THE MEMBER OF CIVIL ENGG..FAMILY(PROUD TO BE CIVIL ENGG.)

  • arun kumar raja June 9, 2012 at 8:39 am

    can i get formulaic books based on rcs reignforced cement concrete

  • MITIKA GARG July 26, 2012 at 2:50 am

    CIVIL ENGG. ARE BEST

  • Pardeep Kumar August 11, 2012 at 12:11 pm

    it’s my starting in civil engineering….. let’s find out the the depth of the sea of knowledge in civil

  • ashu September 23, 2012 at 3:01 pm

    awesum tit-bits,thanks

  • harry March 21, 2013 at 7:32 am

    great work, great civil engineers!!!

  • chowdy September 25, 2013 at 11:13 am

    nice..

  • Ajay February 9, 2017 at 12:13 am

    its great to be an civil engineer……. feel like most important person in the world

  • Ajay February 9, 2017 at 12:13 am

    its great to be an civil engineer……

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