Cengrs contributes to Revision of BIS Codes on Geotechnical Engineering

Publish : Feb 2022, 06

The Soil and Foundation Engineering Sectional Committee of the Bureau of Indian Standards, CED-43 Committee is revising IS several codes related to Geotechnical Engineering under the Chairmanship of (Late) Prof. N. Som and Dr. D. N. Naresh. As members of the Committee, Mr. Sanjay Gupta, Mr. Ravi Sundaram and Mr. Sorabh Gupta have contributed to the revision of several Indian National Codes of Practice.

The following codes have been published by Bureau of Indian Standards in January 2022 in which our directors have contributed:

1.  IS: 1892-2021 Subsurface Investigation for Foundations — Code of Practice

2.  IS: 1904-2021 General Requirements for Design and Construction of Foundations in Soil - Code of Practice

3.  IS: 2911-2021 Design and Construction of Pile Foundations — Code of Practice, Part 3 Under-Reamed Piles

4.  IS: 14893-2021 Low Strain Non-Destructive Integrity Testing of Piles — Guidelines


Look forward to more BIS codes being updated in the near future.