IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

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Recent R&D Project List

 

Title of the Project

Funding Agency/ Institute with amount approved

Year of duration

Amount

Completed / ongoing

Development of Indian Highway Capacity Manual

CSIR- Central Road Research Institute, Govt. of India

 

100.45 Lakhs

Ongoing

Identification of Spatial Dispersion Pattern of Dredge Materials in a Coastal River Reach from Radioactive Tracer Experiments and Hydrodynamic Modelling

BRNS, DAE, Govt. of India

2013-2016

Rs. 34 Lakhs

Ongoing

Development and Application of Potentially Important Jute Geo-Textiles

CFC, The Netherlands

2012-16

Rs. 40 Lakhs

Ongoing

Seismic Vulnerability Assessment of Existing Building to Supplement Rehabilitation practices with special emphasis to North Eastern Region

DST, Govt. of India , TSD Programme

2013-16

Rs. 62 Lakhs

Ongoing

Passive control of seismically excited short period structures by the compliant liquid column damper

DST, Govt. of India

2012-15

Rs. 34 Lakhs

Ongoing

Performance evaluation of river Brahmaputra bed materials for use in construction of road embankment, subgrade and subbase

 

 

DST, Govt. of India , TSD Programme

2013-16

Rs. 39.554 Lakhs

Ongoing

Near surface Geophysical nd Geotechnical Investigation for Site-specific Earthquake Hazard and Slope Stability studies in and around Gangtok via-a-via its Vulnerability and Risk Implications (VIS)

Ministry of Earth Science

 

Three years August 2015 -

37.62 Lakhs

ongoing

Wind effects on Irregular Plan Shape Tall Buildings

DST, Govt. of India

-

Rs. 3.6 Lakhs

Ongoing

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Education Programme in School

Water for People (USA)

2013-15

 

completed

Demonstration of Integrated Fluorosis Mitigation Approaches in Malda

UNICEF

2014-15

 

completed

Static and dynamic failure analysis of hybrid laminated composite stiffened plates for marine structures

Ministry of Shipping

2012-15

 

39.53 Lakhs

completed

Assessment of effects of arsenic pollution on health in rural Bengal and development and implementation of sustainable technology solution

UKIERI, British Council, UK

2011-2014

£40,000

Completed

Hydrogeological study of sub-surface water flow/storage characteristics for creation of sustainable source on rain fed river for semi-arid and fluoride affected six blocks in connection with comprehensive water security plan for Damodar&Kangsabati River under Bankura district.

PHED (West Bengal)

 

Rs. 63.0 Lakhs

Completed

Geometric nonlinear thermo-mechanical analysis of FRP bridge deck

DST, New Delhi

2012-15

Rs. 18.0 Lakhs

Completed

Preparation of Ganga River Basin Environmental Management Plan, in partnership with IIT Consortium 

MoEF, GoI

 

Rs. 4.0 Lakhs

(for first 3 quarters)

Completed

Rural road pavement performance study

NRRDA, Govt. of India

 

Rs. 4.0 Lakhs

Completed

Technology Development of high performance fibre reinforced concrete composites for different applications

Tata Steel

 

Rs. 17.5 Lakhs

Completed

Details study on performance of concrete mixes made with ACC cement visa-vice than other cement Brand

ACC Cement

 

Rs. 2.25 Lakhs

Completed

Household Arsenic Mitigation Programme in Raichur, Karnataka

UNICEF

 

Rs. 17.64 Lakhs

Completed

Integrated Fluoride Mitigation in Purulia District

UNICEF

 

Rs. 10.5 Lakhs

Completed

Development of a Novel Nondestructive Robust Structural Health Assessment Technique with Minimum Noise Contaminated Information

DST, Govt. of India

 

Rs. 6.2 Lakhs

Completed

Seismic Hazard Assessment, Microzonation and Evaluation of Vulnerability, Risk and Socio Economic Impacts for the City of Kolkata

Ministry of Earth Science, Govt. of India

 

Rs. 8.0 Lakhs

Completed

Utilization of alternative materials for construction of subgarde and sub base layer of flexible pavements

UGC

 

Rs. 7.0 Lakhs

Completed

Wind effects on Irregular Plan Shape Tall Buildings

DST, New Delhi

 

Rs. 3.6 Lakhs

Completed

Factorial design approach to investigate the model parameters for prediction of arsenic removal by electrocoagulation using solar energy

UGC

 

Rs. 2.0 Lakhs

Completed

Use of Surfactant Treated Sludge for the Removal of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) from Water Environment

DST, New Delhi

 

Rs. 12.24 Lakhs

Completed

 

Recent Consultancy Projects

 

Title of the Project

Funding Agency/ Institute with amount approved

Year / duration

Amount

Construction of Subway at Shalimar Railway Station

IRCON INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

3 months

Rs. 0.98 Lakh

Soil Investigation for the Proposed Construction of Youth Hostel ( Biswa Bangla Yuba Abas),  at  4/1 Moore Avenue, Tollygunge, Kolkata

Kolkata Division, Social Sector, P. W. Dte.,  Govt. of West Bengal

6 months

Rs. 3.2 Lakhs

Soil Investigation for the Proposed Construction of three storied office building of SPF Tollygunge, two storied Group C staff quarters, three nos. four storied Group D staff quarters and single storied change room.

Kolkata Division, Social Sector, P. W. Dte.,  Govt. of West Bengal

 

6 months

Rs. 1.48 Lakhs

Soil Investigation for the Proposed Construction of Govt. Polytechnic at Behala, Kolkata

Kolkata Division, Social Sector, P. W. Dte.,  Govt. of West Bengal

6 months

Rs. 3.05 Lakhs

Soil Investigation for the Proposed Construction of an English Medium School of SourindraVidyapith, Behala, Kolkata

Kolkata Division, Social Sector, P. W. Dte.,  Govt. of West Bengal

6 months

Rs. 1.45 Lakhs

Strengthening and Widening to 2 lane/2-lane with paved shoulder configuration of Ghatakpukur – Malancha – Sarberia Section of Kolkata Basanti Road (Section of SH-3) in West Bengal

ADHUNIK INFRASTRUCTURE (P) LTD.

 

6 months

Rs. 2.2 Lakhs

Third party consultancy for 100MGD Water Transmission Project from Hooghly River (at Rani DevendrabalaGhat) to New Town, Rajarhat

Simplex

2013-15

Rs.521 Lakhs

Inspection work of VidyasagarSetu along with approach viaducts and interchanges under BESU cell of HRBC.

HRBC

HRBC

Rs. 257 Lakhs

Traffic Study for proposed elevated connector between Belghoria Expressway and Kalyani Expressway

Executive Engineer, P. W. (Roads) Directorate, Govt. of W Bengal

2014

Rs. 2.60 Lakhs

State Technical Agency, PMGSY

PMGSY

 

Rs. Lakhs

Safety Consultant for Four laning of Krishnagar – Baharampore Section and Barasat – Krishnagar Section of NH-34

National Highways Authority of India

2014

Rs. 116 Lakhs

Consultancy Services for Safety Engineering: for Strengthening and Widening / Reconstruction of Chandrapura – Bhandaridah - Phusro Railway Crossing –Kathara - Gomia Road

 

Ram Kripal Singh Construction (P) Ltd., Ranchi, Jharkhand

2014

Rs. 20 Lakhs

Vetting of pavement design of strengthening and widening to part of Kolkata – Basanti Road (SH-3) for the project of West Bengal Highway Development Corporation Limited

M/S Solo Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd.

2014

Rs. 0.75 Lakhs

Design of Pavement of Habra-Kumra Road and NaihatiJirat Road

Executive Engineer, Barasat Highway Division II, PW (Roads) Directorate, Govt. of West Bengal

2014

Rs. 5.50 Lakhs

Assessment of vibration emanating from installation of Sheet Piles using a vibro-sinker at 52/1, Shakespeare Sarani, Kolkata -700 017

M/S Express Devcon Pvt. Ltd

 

 

 

Analysis of Bottom Ash and Steel Plant Slag Material in Ash Dyke as substitute of Sand

 

NSPCL

2014-15

Rs. 1.2 Lakhs

Vetting of various Civil Engineering Structures

Haldia Development Authority

Continuing Since 2006

 

Vetting of various Civil Engineering Structures

Bardhaman Development Authority

Continuing Since 2011

 

Design of Pavement of Habra-Kumra Road and NaihatiJirat Road

Executive Engineer, Barasat Highway Division II, PW (Roads) Directorate, Govt. of West Bengal

2014

 

Vetting of pavement design of strengthening and widening to part of Kolkata – Basanti Road (SH-3) for the project of West Bengal Highway Development Corporation Limited

M/S Solo Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd.

2014

 

Vetting of pavement design of strengthening and widening to Barjora to Mejhia (Durlavpur More) Road for the project of West Bengal Highway Development Corporation Limited

M/S Caritas Infra Consulting Pvt. Ltd.

2014

 

Vetting of pavement design of strengthening and widening to 2 lane / 2 lane with paved shoulder of a Section of SH -6 for the project of West Bengal Highway Development Corporation Limited

M/S CE Testing Company Pvt Ltd

2014

 

Roughness Survey from Jinzira Bazar to Batanagar on Budge Budge Truck Road

C E Testing Pvt. Ltd.

2014

 

Traffic Study for proposed elevated connector between Belghoria Expressway and Kalyani Expressway

P. W. (Roads) Govt. of West Bengal

2014

 

Post Construction Inspection of Sewer Line Work at Doomrajala Scheme – I, Phase II Work

Howrah Improvement Trust

2013

0.5 Lakh

Proof Checking of Detailed Design and Drawing of the Foundation of Railway Bridges: in connection with gauge conversion work of SakriNirmali&Jhanjharpur - Laukaha Bazar Section, East Central Railway

M/s. B.P.C. India Pvt. Ltd.

2013

3.37 Lakhs