Director Message

Welcome to the Central Water and Power Research Station (CW&PRS), web site. CW&PRS established in 1916 by the then Bombay Presidency as a Special Irrigation Cell, is the premier Research and Development (R&D) organization in the field of hydraulic and allied research as a subordinate office of the Ministry of Jal Shakti Department of Water Resources,River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India. It was established with a view to cater to the R&D needs of hydraulics and allied disciplines, which is responsive to changing global scenario and need for sustaining and enhancing excellence in providing technological solutions for optimal and safe design of hydraulic structures. We have adequate capability and expertise to undertake specific problems pertaining to water resources development projects, river training and protection, hydroelectric/ thermal/ nuclear power projects and design of coastal and offshore engineering structures and port & harbour layouts. The tools applied for this purpose, are physical hydraulic models, mathematical models and state of art equipments. Our clients are mostly from Central Government, State Government, Public Sector Undertaking, Private Sectors of India and abroad.

I am sure as you go through this web site you will get more information about the organisation. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information. We are here to give the best professional expertise for R&D needs in the field of hydraulics and allied disciplines.

Have a nice day.