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Tech solutions for N-E roads

02 June 2012

KOHIMA: Scientists and technocrats have stressed the need to adopt new technology, like launching a Green Roads Mission in the northeastern states and implementing the cold mix technology, echoing Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio’s views that roads in the region need special solutions.

Senior engineers of the Indian Roads Congress (IRC) today agreed to push for implementation and largescale use of proven technologies for the development of the region.

P.K. Jain, a senior scientist with the Central Road Research Institute (CRRI), the apex road research agency in the country, said, “The Northeast confronts us with unique challenges with its topography and weather conditions. States should learn from Assam the adoption of newer technologies like cold mix black-topping solutions.”……..

Read more: http://www.telegraphindia.com/1120603/jsp/northeast/story_15562070.jsp#.T8yOYtUzCAU

Written by csirindia

June 4, 2012 at 4:08 pm

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