P.W. ( Building) Department is the pioneer agency of Govt. of Assam engaged in planning designing and execution of Government assets such as School Building , Staff Quarters , Circuit House , Hospitals, etc. and has been rendering its service to the state since British rule. The department was combined with public work (Roads) Department and bifurcated into two separate units on Augst 1977. This department is also entrusted with repair / renovation of existing structures of social importance which may need restoration, or any kind of modification.
The O/o the Assistant Executive Engineer, Biswanath Chariali Building Sub – Division was established in the year 1979 under Tezpur Building Division. The aim of the Sub-Division is to develop the infrastructure of Biswanath to meet the growing demand of the newly formed District.
The main objectives of the Tezpur Building Division are as follows:-
To construct new Government Building.
To Repair / renovation of Govt. Building.
To prepare plan and Estimate.
Functions of the Tezpur Building Division
Pre Construction Survey preliminary investigation and Studies for preparation of memo of the work.
Preparation of detailed project report (DPR) of Buildings.
Take up execution of new Building and repair and renovation of existing Building.
Monitoring, maintaining quality of the Construction material as well as the work as per technical Specification during execution.
Valuation of Building etc.
Accordingly, the Tezpur Building Division has been implementing these measures as per Government recommendation.