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Planning and Design Wing

The Planning and Design Wing functions under Engineering Department of Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board and is headed by Superintending Engineer (P&D) This office is engaged in investigation, project formulation, detailed engineering and estimation for providing water supply and sewerage facilities to Chennai City.

Apart from these, this office is also involved in formulating water supply and sewerage projects, as deposit work, for the schemes developed by other Governmental organizations such as TNHB , TNSCB, etc. when requested by them.

Also, as deposit work, project formulation are prepared by this office on receiving requests from private promoters / developers like JK Tyres, SIPCOT (for Industrial Part at Thervoy Kandigai) etc. by charging consultancy fees for Under Ground Sewerage Schemes and Water Supply Schemes.

The Chennai City has been expanded to 200 Corporation Divisions (earlier 155) with spread out area of 430 Sq. km (earlier 176 Sq.km) by including Municipalities. 8 Town Panchayats and 25 Village Panchayats in and around Chennai City

Detailed project Reports (DPRs) are being prepared for Water Supply Schemes (WSS) and Under Ground sewerage Schemes (UGSS) for these added areas (42 local bodies) of Chennai City in phased manner.

Works Completed - 9 local bodies
Works Under Progress - 27 local bodies
Works Under Progress - 6 local bodies (Rs.219.14 crores)
Total 42 local bodies

During the current year it is proposed to take up WSS for 5 added areas at a cost of Rs.184.11 crores under AMRUT / ADB financial assistance.

Under Ground Sewerage Schemes:

Works Completed - 4 local bodies
Works Under Progress - 17 local bodies
DPR Prepared - 8 local bodies
DPRs Under Preparation 6 local bodies (Rs.219.14 crores)
Total 42 local bodies

During the current year it is proposed to take up UGSS for 4 added areas at a cost of Rs.223.00 crores under AMRUT / ADB financial assistance.