Consultancy Areas ( IRI )
The IRI has facilities to undertake Research and Development activities related to hydropower and water resources projects in the following major areas:
Evolving efficient and economical hydraulic design for various engineering works viz.
Canal Structures - Head Regulators, Falls, Silt Ejector and Excluders,Cross Drainage Works.
Siting of Bridges, Barrages and Weirs.
Intake Structures, Water Conductor System, Surge Tanks, Spillways and Energy dissipation device.
River Training, Flood Protection and Anti-erosion Measures.
Economical design of Concrete Mixes using Flyash and Superplasticizers, Roller Compacted Concrete Ground Water Development
Conjunctive Use of Subsurface and Surface Water and Water Logging
Suitability for Canal Linings, Seepage from Canals, Tubewell
Stability due to Sub-surface flow, Water Suitability
Studies for Regeneration/Seepage of Water from Perennial Rivers
Determination of Geohydrological Parameter by Radio Active Tracer Technique.
Sub-surface flow,Surface flow
Hydrographic Survey of Reservoirs
Sedimentation and Sediment Transport at Intakes, Reservoirs and Channels.
Application of Remote Sensing and GIS in Water Resources Development