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OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR GENERAL
Overall administration, planning and quality control, modernization of departmental works and co-ordination with all other wings.
CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE
Maintenance of SH, MDR and ODR, major infrastructure projects like widening, strengthening and improvements of roads including works under CRIDP and Road Safety.
NABARD AND RURAL ROADS
Execution of roads and bridges, Road over bridges / Road under bridges ect.,with loan assistance of NABARD.
PROJECTS
Road over bridges/Road under bridges in lieu of existing railway level crossing, major river bridges, grade separators ,bye pass roads and ring roads.
NATIONAL HIGHWAYS
National Highways development works funded by MORTH, development of state roads under CRF, PGMSY program funded by GoI and development of Ghat roads under HADP.
METRO
Execution of Chennai Metropolitan Development Plan Works, road works, major bridge works and flyovers in road junction and construction of ROB’s/RUB’s in Chennai Metro areas.
HIGHWAYS RESEARCH STATION
Research, assurance of quality standards for materials, accident study and remedial measures, training to engineers.
PLANNING, DESIGNS AND INVESTIGATION
Field investigation and preparation of Detailed Project Report (DPR) and design of bridges, grade separators, ROB /RUB proposed to be executed by various wings of Highways Department.

Map for Ongoing Work

METRO WING

The main aspire of this wing is to achieve the objectives of Chennai Metropolitan Area second master plan under the head of Chief Engineer with one Circle and five Divisions.

The infrastructure facilities such as construction of Grade Separators, Railway Over Bridges and Railway Under Bridges, River Bridges, Foot Over Bridges with Escalator, Pedestrian Subways, Widening and strengthening of roads, providing new link roads are taken up in the Chennai Metropolitan Area to enhance the urban transport system. The improvements in infrastructure reduce traffic congestion at major intersection and minimizes incidences of road accidents in the Chennai Metropolitan Area.

CHENNAI METROPOLITAN DEVELOPMENT PLAN (CMDP) :

The Chennai Metropolitan Development Plan is being implemented since 2003-04 utilizing State budgetary allocation to build infrastructure in the Chennai Metropolitan Area as per the Second Master Plan of the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) for the year (2010-2026). The projects are prioritized based on the recommendations of the Comprehensive Traffic Transportation Study.

Major works under implementation are detailed below:-

Grade Separators

Sl. No Nomenclature Cost (Rs. in Crore)
 

Spillover Works

 
 

Completed Works during the year 2015-16

 

1

Grade Separator on EVR Salai at the intersection of Nelson Manickam road and Anna Nagar 3rd Avenue road (Section - I, II, III)

117.00

2

Grade Separator at the intersection of N.S.K Salai (Arcot Road) with Inner Ring road at Vadapalani taken up under CMRL

69.43

3

Construction of a Grade Separator at the junction of Perambur – Redhills road near Kolathur Rettai Eri (LHS) in Inner Ring Road

52.72

4

Grade Separator at the intersection of Mount - Poonamallee road with Kodambakkam - Sriperumpudur road at Porur

54.00

 

Total

293.15

 

Works in Progress

 

5

Construction of a Grade Separator at the junction of Kundrathur road and Santhai road at Pallavaram in GST road

82.66

6

Construction of a Grade Separator at the junction of Taramani road, Tambaram – Velachery road and Velachery bypass in Velachery Vijayanagaram junction.

108.00

7

Construction of a Grade Separator connecting the junctions of Mofussil bus entrance of CMBT and Kaliamman Koil road junction in Jawaharlal Nehru Salai (IRR)

93.50

8

Grade Separator at Medavakkam – Sholinganallur road junction, Medavakkam – Mambakkam road junction and Mount – Medavakkam junction in MaramalaiAdigal Bridge – Irumbuliyur (MBI) road.

146.41

9

Construction of Grade Separator at the intersection of mount Medavakkam road and Pallavaram-Thuraipakkam road near Kilkattalai

64.00

10

Construction of a Grade Separator at the junction of Perambur – Redhills road near Kolathur Rettai Eri (RHS) in Inner Ring Road

32.03

 

TOTAL

526.60

 

Land Acquistion

 

11

Grade Separator at the junction of ECR –Thiruvanmiyur road

58.00

 

TOTAL

58.00

 

Grand Total

877.75

 

DPR Stage

 

1

Grade Separator at the junction of ECR –Thiruvanmiyur road

 

2

Construction of RUB at Mount-Medavakkam road and Southern Sector of Inner Ring Road (DPR only)

 
Widening Of Railway Over Bridges :

DPR for the work of widening of ROB at Km 20/8 of Mount-Poonamallee-Avadi road and widening of ROB to dual four lane at Km 12/2 -13/2 of Inner Ring Road are under progress. On completion of DPR, the Railways portion works will be executed through Railways as deposit work.

River Bridges

Sl. No Nomenclature Cost (Rs. in Crore)
 

Completed Works

 

1

Construction of an additional two lane bridge at Km.15/8 of Mount - Poonamallee - Avadi road (SH-55)

5.50

 

TOTAL

5.50

 

Works In Progress

 

2

Construction of additional 3 lane bridge across the river Coovum near Aminjikarai in EVR Salai

8.00

3

Widening of high level bridge at Km 2/6 across the river Adyar in Mount – Poonamallee Road near Ramapuram

17.00

4

Construction of high level bridge across Buckingham Canal at KM 0/6 of Thiruvottiyur - Ponneri- Panchetty Road.

58.64

 

TOTAL

83.64

 

Land Acquisition in progress

 

5

Construction of High level bridge across Coovum river at Nolambur road junction in NH 4 (Land Acquisition only)

36.00

6.

Construction of high level bridge across Coovum River at Km 0/6 from M.P.A Road at Paruthipattu (Land Acquisition only).

3.10

 

TOTAL

39.10

 

Grand Total

128.24

Road Works :

Details of Road Works

Sl. No Nomenclature Stage of work Cost (Rs. in Crore)

1

Formation of Tambaram Eastern By-pass Road km0/0 – 8/4 (LA only)

Land Acquisition is under progress

75.50

2

Six laning of ECR from Thiruvanmiyur to Akkarai km 11/8 – 23/2 (LA only)

Land Acquisition is under progress

354.66

 

TOTAL

 

430.16

Pedestrian subways :

5 Nos. of Pedestrian subways at a cost of Rs. 19.00 Crore are taken up as spillover work for safe crossing of Pedestrians and for ensuring uninterrupted traffic on the important roads.

Details of Pedestrian Subway Works are as follows

Sl. No Pedestrian Subway works

1.

Near A.G Church in Anna Salai.

2.

M.K.N road junction at Guindy in GST road in Anna Salai

3.

At Km 1/6 of Jawaharlal Nehru Salai (IRR) near Malladi company at Ekkattuthangal

4.

At Km 2/7 Nehru Salai (IRR) near Kasi theatre

5.

At Km 7/7 of Jawaharlal Nehru Salai (IRR) near CMBT

Foot Over Bridge (FOB)

To facilitate safe pedestrian crossing near Tambaram railway station and Bus Stand, administrative sanction has been accorded for Construction of FOB at KM 26/8 of NH-45 with escalators at a cost of Rs. 19.49 Crore. For which, Tender is under scrutiny.

DPR Works

The Government have accorded Administrative Sanction in the year 2017-18 for the preparation of Detailed Project Report for a tune Rs.10.00 Crore for availing external assistance from the Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) for execution of the works. The details of the works are given below :

Sl.No Name of work

1.

Forming six lane of ECR from Km: 11/8-23/2. Thiruvanmiyur to Akkarai including Grade Separator (only for work)

2.

Providing Skywalk, Escalator and other accessories connecting East Tambaram to West Tambaram with Multi Model Integration connectivity to existing Bus stand, Tambaram Railway station including improvements to existing Bus stand.

3.

Construction of Grade Separator at Km 18/3 of Marmalong Bridge - Irumbuliyur road at the intersection of Camp Road.

4.

Providing Four lane Grade Separator at Km 76/8 of NH-205 (Chennai Thiruthani Renigunda Road) & junction of KM 6/4 of Vanagaram- Ambattur Road.

5.

Construction of Grade Separator at Km 68/4 of NH-205 (Chennai Thiruthani Renigunda Road) and SH-55 (Mount-Poonamalle Avadi Road) at KM 20/8

6.

Construction of Grade Separator at the Junction of Km 4/2 of Madhavaram Redhills road and KM 19/100 of Inner Ring Road.

Announcement 2017-18

Sl.No Name of work

1.

Construction of multi level Grade separator on Mount –Poonamallee – Avadi road from MIOT hospital to Mugalivakkam via Ramapuram ,L&T and DLF will be constructed at a cost of Rs.214.00 Crore. Preparation of DPR will be taken up in the current year at a cost of Rs. 1.00 crore

2.

Construction of 4 nos. of Grade separators at Kundrathur, Madipakkam, Madambakkam & Korattur junctions and Extension of Vadapalani grade separator upto to Ashok Pillar for Rs.380.00 Crore. Preparation of DPR will be taken up in the current year at a cost of Rs.2.05 crores.

  • Construction of Grade Separator at the intersection of Pallavaram Kundrathur Road and CKS Road at Kundrathur
  • Construction of Grade Separator at km 6/5 of Marmalong Bridge - Irumbuliyur road near Kaiveli, Madipakkam
  • Construction of Grade Separator at km 17/2 of MBI road at the intersection of MBI Road and Madambakkam Road
  • Construction of Grade Separator at km 80/7 in Chennai- Thiruthani-Renigunta Road (NH 205) at Korattur
  • Extension of Vadapalani Grade Separator up to Ashok Pillar Junction. at km 3 /4 of Inner Ring Road (Ashok pillar Junction) and ends at km 5/ 6 of Inner Ring Road(Vadapalani)

3.

Formation of new link road connecting MBI road at km 17/4 in Rajakilpakkam and Tambaram Eastern Byepass at Agaramthen salai km 5/450 -8/080 at a cost of Rs.30.0 crores

Railway Works Program

Railway Over Bridges/ Under Bridges at Railway Level Crossing are as follows:

Sl. No Nomenclature Cost (Rs. in Crore)
 

Completed works

 

1

LC No.3 - Construction of Railway Over Bridge near Tiruvottiyur - Mattumandhai

47.00

 

Works in Progress

 

2

LC No.14 - Construction of Railway Over Bridge near Veppampattu Railway station

29.50

 

Works To Be Taken Up For Execution

 

3

LC No.4 - Construction of Railway Under Bridge near Tiruvottiyur Railway station.

28.00

4

LC No.6 - Construction of Railway Under Bridge near Tiruvottiyur - Wimco Nagar Railway station.

25.50

5

LC No.4 - Construction of Railway Under Bridge near Korattur Railway station

19.97

6

LC No.16 - Construction of Railway Over Bridge near Nandhiyambakkam - Minjur Railway station

28.32

7

LC No.32&33 - Construction of Railway Over Bridge near Perungalathur Railway station

76.00

8

LC No.22 - Construction of Railway Under Bridge near Thirusulam

14.00

9

LC No.27 - Construction of Limited Use Subway near Chrompet Radha Nagar

14.75

 

TOTAL

206.54

 

Grand Total

283.04

Tamil Nadu Urban Development Project III (TNUDP III)

The TNUDP –III Scheme was formulated in 2005 and was implemented with World Bank loan assistance till March 2014. In this scheme 5 roads works, 5 FOBs were sanctioned out of which 4 road works at a cost of Rs.84.82 Crore and 5 FOB at a cost of Rs. 30.80 Crore were completed. The remaining one work of Widening and strengthening of the Taramani link road is in progress.

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