Chief Engineer-II Equipment & Material Management (Lucknow)

Short description of scope of work of
Irrigation Workshop Mandal, Lucknow

Four Irrigation Workshop Khand, Meerut, Kanpur, Prayagraj, Gorkhpur are working under Chief Engineer (Decoration and Material) Organisation. Irrigation Workshop Khand, Meerut was established in year 1948 and in year 1952 its control came under Irrigation Department. From year 1970-71 control of Irrigation Workshop Khand, Kanpur came under the control of department. Irrigation Workshop Khand, Prayagraj and Gorakhpur was established in 1983-84.

These workshops are registered under Factory Act 1948, workers deployed under this came under Industrial Establishment and Labour Act is being imposed on these workers. Their services is covered under Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act, 1946 and Uttar Pradesh, Industrial Employment Model Standing Orders 1991 which has been issued by state government and is effective from 24.07.1992. In these workshops total 546 posts are approved & all workshops are I.S.O. 9001-2008 certified. Workshops mainly executes the following responsibilities:-

  • Construction of spare parts and to ensure on time availability of them for maintenance and operation of 32047 State Government Tubewells.
  • Construction of hardware and to ensure on time availability of them for setup of new government tubewells in state.
  • Construction of M.S. pipes and Varjo & Pantoons of various size required for lift canals.
  • Construction of small gates and establishment work for desirable government canals of Civil Organisation.

Mahendra Singh
Superintending Engineer